Roberto Gómez Bolaños
- Gender: Male
- Birthday: 1929-02-21
- Day of Death: 2014-11-28 ( 85 years old )
- Place of Birth: Mexico City - Distrito Federal - Mexico
- Also Known As: Chespirito / R. Gómez Bolaños / Roberto G. Bolaños / Roberto Bolaños
Roberto Gómez Bolaños (21 February 1929 – 28 November 2014), more commonly known by his pseudonym Chespirito, was a Mexican screenwriter, actor, comedian, film director, television director, playwright, songwriter, and author. He is widely regarded as one of the most important Spanish-language comedians of the 20th century. He was internationally known for writing, directing, and starring in the Chespirito (1968), El Chavo del Ocho (1971), and El Chapulín Colorado (1972) television series. The character of El Chavo is one of the most iconic in the history of Latin American television, and El Chavo del Ocho continues to be immensely popular, with daily worldwide viewership averaging 91 million viewers per episode.