The Latino Behind One of the Earliest Viral Clips on the Internet

Remember the classic viral video featuring an unassuming kid who starts dancing at a talent show…

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And blows everyone away with his moves?

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And just when people thought he couldn’t blow their minds any further…

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He kept going and going!

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Well, his name is David Bernal. He also goes by the name David Elsewhere.

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A California native, Bernal was born to a Peruvian mother and father from New Mexico.

After the video went viral, Elsewhere lined up several high-profile gigs. Remember this iTunes commercial?

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That’s him.

He was also in a Heineken commercial where he played not only himself…

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But everyone else who dances in the spot.

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Yep, they just superimposed the other actors’ heads on his body.

A few years ago, Elsewhere spoke to ABC News about how that viral clip changed his life.

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He breaks down the details of performance and reveals what his father initially thought about his desire to become a professional dancer (Spoiler: He wasn’t happy about it).

Watch it here:

Credit: ABC News / gilbertotube / YouTube

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