Diego Marquez is an 8-year-old Latino action-adventure hero with a big heart. He's also a guest star in the show School Daze. He is Dora's cousin. His father and Dora's father are brothers, This was revealed in the third School Daze Movie. He rescues animals from all over the world. He serves as a main character in Dora the Explorer and School Daze, and the main protagonist of Go Diego Go.

Personality Edit

His goal is to save and protect the animals and their environment. Athletic and fearless, he is always at the ready no matter what the situation. Diego loves learning new things he as a merboy. He takes a scientific approach to problem solving and also uses a variety of high-tech gadgets and gizmos to save the day. He stars in his own television series titled Go, Diego, Go!in which he roams throughout the rainforest, saving animals in need. He is a minor character in Dora the Explorer though he appears as the main protagonist of Go, Diego, Go!.

Appearance Edit

Diego has peach-brown skin, brown eyes, and brown hair. he always wears an orange rescue pack. Not including temporary outfits, Diego wears 3 different outfits in the 3 different shows he appeared in.

Dora the Explorer Edit

In the older episodes of Dora the Explorer, he wears a dark blue shirt with a tan cargo vest, green cargo shorts, light green socks, brown hiking shoes, and a silver watch.

Go Diego Go/School Daze (Seasons 11-37) Edit

In Go Diego Go and School Daze, he wears a light blue t-shirt with a tan cargo vest, darker blue cargo shorts, white socks, gray sneakers with orange trim, and a blue and yellow video watch on his left wrist.

Go Diego Go (Season 4) Edit

In the 4th Season of Go Diego Go and Season 1 of Advanced Education, he wears a red short-sleeved hoodie, an orange short-sleeved undershirt, black cargo shorts, white socks, black and red sneakers, and the same watch.

Dora and Friends (Current)Edit

In Dora and Friends: Into the City and the rest of Advanced Education, Diego switches back to his original outfit from Go Diego Go and most of the School Daze series, but it receives a few changes: He retains his light blue t-shirt, but his tan vest now has dark blue trim, lacks pockets(which are visible in Advanced Education), and his Animal Rescue badge is now on the right side of his chest. His dark blue cargo shorts are shorter and have smaller pockets, he discards his socks, and now wears a new gray pair of converse sneakers with orange laces. He keeps his video watch, and his orange Rescue Pack now rests on his left shoulder.

Virtual Paradise Edit

In Virtual Paradise, Diego wore the same light blue t-shirt underneath a short-sleeved variation of his usual tan vest, dark blue Bermuda shorts with frilly knees, and orange sneakers with gray trim.

Winter Edit

In cold weather, Diego wears a lime green beanie, a blue jacket with chest pockets, a red scarf, lime green mittens, brown pants, his old green socks, and brown snow boots for most of the School Daze series, but in Advanced Education, Diego wears his light blue t-shirt underneath a tan jacket with dark blue trim, dark blue cargo pants, and his current shoes.

Swimming Edit

When swimming, Diego wears an orange short-sleeved jumpsuit with short legs and navy blue sleeves, a yellow life vest, blue and yellow goggles, and yellow flippers. He switches to a pair of tan jumpsuit with dark blue trim in Advanced Education.

Formalwear Edit

At Uncle Bill's funeral, he wore a blue tuxedo with a white shirt and a light blue tie, as well as black shoes. During Jerry and Terri's Ring Ceremony, Diego wore a white dress shirt with rolled-up sleeves and a maroon bow-tie, a gray formal vest, black trousers, and black shoes.

Family Edit

Diego Márquez is Dora's cousin. This means that he is the nephew of Elena or Cole. Which one is not made clear until School Daze 3: Marquez and the Orb of Life, which reveals that Cole and Nico are brothers. Whoever it is, one of Diego's parents would be their sibling. Diego has two beautiful big sisters named Alicia and Daisy.

Voice Actors Edit

Diego was originally voiced by Felipe Dieppa in Dora the Explorer, but in Go, Diego, Go!, he is voiced by Jake T. Austin, who also voiced him in the 4Kids dub of the School Daze series. In School Daze, Dora in Roblox, and Season 4 of Go, Diego, Go!, he is voiced by Matt Hunter.

Trivia Edit

  • Diego appeared on 4 double-length episodes of Dora the Explorer. They were "Dora's Pirate Adventure", "Dora's World Adventure" "Dora Saves the Mermaids and "Dora's Big Birthday Adventure".
  • Diego, his sister Alicia, Baby Jaguar, and the Bobo Brothers appear in the Dora and Friends episode For the Birds.
  • Diego was voiced by 4 actors.

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