Herman Castillo
Germán Season 3 promotional pic
Full Name

Herman Castillo


Mr. Castillo (by Olga and Tomas)
Mr. Herman (by Olga)
Jeremy (by Matias)
Brother-in-law (by Matias)
Sweetie (by Jade)
My love (By Jade)



Resides in

Buenos Aires, Argentina
Madrid, Spain (former)



Eye Color


Hair Color



Violetta Castillo (daughter)
María Saramego (late wife)
Angélica Carrará (mother-in-law)
Angie Carrará (former sister-in-law/wife)
Priscila Ferro (ex-wife)
Ludmila Ferro (foster daughter/ex step daughter)


María Saramego (ex-wife, deceased)
Jade LaFontaine (ex-fiancée)
Angie Carrará (wife)
Esmeralda di Pietro (ex-fiancée)
Priscila Ferro (ex-wife)


Ramallo (best friend)
Isabella Juarez
Olga Peña




Unnamed construction company (former)
Owner of On Beat Studio

First Episode

A Dream, a Song

Last Episode

One Last Song

Portrayed By

Diego Ramos
Geoffrey Chalmers (English dub)

Herman Castillo is Violetta Castillo's overprotective father. He is a brilliant engineer, owner of a construction company that does international public and private works of great caliber. He is strict and demanding. Since the death of his wife, Maria, he has overprotected his daughter Violetta, but beneath his rigidity lies a big heart. Herman had a girlfriend, Jade, whom he considered a good influence on his daughter. But the arrival of Angie, Violetta's tutor completely disturbs him, but not wanting to admit it, ends up falling in love with her. He was also engaged to Jade.

Herman is portrayed by Diego Ramos.


Herman is a honest and good man with a big heart, but sometimes, he can be very overprotective and too strict, especially for his daughter. He tries to protect her, and he thinks the best way to do this, is to lie to her.

Character History

Season 1

Part 1

At the beginning of the series, Herman is a honest, loyal, a good person, but he is also very overprotective. He loves his work, his friends and family, especially his daughter, Violetta. He tries everything not to make her suffer, so he is very overprotective with her, and he thinks the best way to protect her is to lie to her.

Part 2

To be added

Season 2

Part 1

To be added

Part 2

To be added



Violetta Castillo


Main article: Herletta
2016-09-15 (2)

Herman is Violetta's father. Since María, his wife, died, he started to protect her from the past and everything that is related to her mother, because he's afraid that one day he will lose Violetta like the way he lost his wife. Herman loves Violetta very much, but he doesn't know how to love her properly, that's why Violetta is always mad at him. But whatever happens, the two will never stop loving each other.

Angie Carrará


Main article: Hermangie
2016-10-09 (6)

Herman seems to be in love with Angie from the first moment she entered his house. Herman always tries to confess his feelings for Angie, but she always tries to push him away because she knows that their love is impossible. But she has admitted that she likes him several times during the episodes. 


Lisandro Ramallo

Best friend/Partner

Herman and Ramallo

Herman and Ramallo are best friends and they work together, or just talk with each other. Ramallo helps Herman with whatever he needs, and Herman helps Ramallo too. Herman is always treating him like a friend.

Olga Peña

Herman and Olga

Olga is Herman's housemaid. She loves and takes care of Herman like her own son. Herman cares about Olga too, as she has been working in his house for many years and she is like a part of his family. She would do anything for Herman and shows a lot of respect for him, but she is there for him too, ready to give a hand of help.


Jade LaFontaine


Main article: Hade
2016-08-17 (10)

Herman and Jade were engaged, but Herman left her at the altar just before they were about to get married. However, Jade loves Herman, but he feels nothing for her.


  • Herman's name in the Spanish version of Violetta is spelled Germán.
  • His wife was María Saramego, and he blames himself for her death.
  • He loves Violetta very much, but the problem is that, he didn't know how to love her in the right way and he thought the only way was to lie to her.
  • He can speak French.
  • He was engaged to Jade, but he broke up with her just before the wedding.
  • He said that the happiest time of his life was the day that Violetta was born.
  • When he saw that Violetta was sent flowers and she said Leon and her were a couple, he almost had a fit and had trouble breathing.
  • He doesn't like rice.
  • Angie mentioned that he dislikes Chinese food.
  • He has a crush on Angie, but he didn't know that she is his sister-in-law until the end of the first season.
  • The meaning of Herman is 'army man, soldier'.[1]
  • He has worked with Leon's parents before, so he and Ramallo already knew Leon before Violetta met him.
  • At the beginning, he was not okay with the idea of Violetta and Leon dating, but afterwards, he accepted it.
  • He would prefer it if Violetta dated Leon, and not Tomas or Diego.
  • He dislikes Tomas and Diego.
  • He was rich and and he is the owner of a construction company. 
  • He was engaged to Esmeralda.
  • He likes the song "Destined to Shine".
  • In the second season, he pretends to be a pianist called Jeremiah so he can spy on Violetta.


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Start a Discussion Discussions about Herman Castillo

  • About Violetta

    9 messages
    • '''Violetta was so cute that leon and thomas was fighitingover violetta and cumilae,''''''Viole...
    • I wish if vilu be with tomas they make a cute couple tomletta 4 ever
  • angie and german

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    • Ohh nooo. Herman and Angie are soooo perfect why don't they see that?? They're hiding there love for each other, whyyyy??????
    • Im coming from Danmark 3<3<3