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- Both were working on Violetta en Vivo.
- Both are part of the main cast of Violetta.
- Both can speak Spanish.
- Both are actors and singers.
- Both have brown eyes.
- They both have a tattoo.
- Mercedes is Argentinian and Xabiani is Mexican.
- Mercedes was in Season 1 of Violetta but Xabiani wasn't.
- Mercedes has blonde hair and Xabiani has black hair.
- Mercedes is 22 and Xabiani is 21.
- Violetta was Mercedes' first appearance in a fictional TV show but Xabiani had appeared in several other TV shows before Violetta.
- Xabiani has appeared in several short films and movies but Mercedes hasn't.
- Xabiani was born in Mexico City and Mercedes was born in La Plata.
- Mercedes and Xabiani are dating. They are shown kissing in several pictures and they are always sending loving messages to each other on Twitter.
- They met on the set of Violetta.
- Xabiani made a surprise for Mercedes while she was in Barcelona and he sent a picture of it to her on Twitter.
- Mercedes said that she misses Xabiani a lot on Twitter, as she is currently shooting the third season of Violetta in Barcelona, and Xabiani is thousands of miles away in Buenos Aires.
- They have a kitten named Alaska.
- Their relationship is totally different to the relationship between their characters; Marco and Ludmila. In Violetta, Marco and Ludmila don't interact much, but in real-life Mercedes and Xabiani are dating and are always talking to each other.
- People who ship them are called "Mechianistas".
- They broke up in 2015.
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