Mexico has special place in my heart: Banderas

Last Updated: Feb 03, 2012, 11:03 AM IST

Cancun (Mexico): Spanish film star Antonio Banderas said here Thursday that Mexico has a "very special" place in his heart. Banderas was invited to Cancun as guest of honour at the inauguration of a new hotel belonging to Spain`s Iberostar chain.

"Mexico has a very essential place in my heart. There are many, many things that join me to this land, to its people," the actor and producer told reporters.

He also stressed the need for job creation in Mexico.

"I am here to add my little grain of sand, so you know I`m on your side," he said.

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