Sandu Mihai Gruia
- Born: 12.10.1956 in București
Graduate of the “ Nicolae Tonitza” Fine Arts High School (1975) and of the “ I. L. Caragiale” Academy for Theatre and Film (1986, class of Marin Moraru , Catalin Naum and Mihai Malaimare). Academic at the Academy he graduated from since 2008, he teaches since 1990, Ph D since 2003. He excels in commedia dell’ arte. Well known for the part Arlechino from the TV show bearing the same title (1991-1996). He was an actor at the Tandarica Theatre (1979-1985) and the “L S Bulandra” Theatre (1986-1999) in Bucharest.
- He tried his admission at the Academy for 6 times (1975-1981)
- In 2004 he is awarded the“ Merit for Education”Medal , 3rd rank , by Romania’s president, Ion Iliescu
- Married to Oana Bojescu until 2008, father of Domnica and Teodor.