My favorite actresses from Spain.

by CZJFan87 | created - 20 Jul 2013 | updated - 24 Aug 2014 | Public

1. Concha Velasco

Actress | Tormento

Concha Velasco studied dancing and became an actress in a revue with Celia Gámez. In 1954 she made her film debut with roles in several minor films. At the end of the regime of dictator Francisco Franco she worked with director Pedro Olea, among others, in higher-quality films, such as Tormento (...

"Gran Hotel (TV)", "Herederos (TV)", "Yo una mujer (TV)", "La verbena de la Paloma", "Las chicas de la Cruz Roja", "Los tramposos", "La colmena", "Teresa de Jesús"...

2. Ana Torrent

Actress | Tesis

Ana Torrent was born on July 12, 1966 in Madrid, Spain as Ana Torrent Bertrán de Lis. She is an actress, known for Tesis (1996), Yoyes (2000) and Vacas (1992).

"Tesis", "El espíritu de la colmena", "El nido", "Una puesta de sol"...

3. Lina Morgan

Actress | Hostal Royal Manzanares

Lina Morgan was born on March 20, 1937 in Madrid, Spain as María de los Ángeles López Segovia. She was an actress, known for Hostal Royal Manzanares (1996), Hermana, pero ¿qué has hecho? (1995) and Compuesta y sin novio (1994). She died on August 20, 2015 in Madrid.

"Hostal Royal Manzanares (TV)", "Compuesta y sin novio (TV)", "Dos chicas de revista", "La tonta del bote", "¡Vaya par de gemelas! (TV)", "Academia de baile Gloria (TV)"...

4. Adriana Ozores

Actress | Los hombres de Paco

Adriana Ozores was born on May 21, 1959 in Madrid, Spain as Adriana Ozores Muñoz. She is an actress, known for Los hombres de Paco (2005), Héctor (2004) and The Duchess (2010).

"Gran Hotel (TV)", "Héctor", "La suerte dormida", Cuando vuelvas a mi lado", "Heroína", "Los hombres de Paco (TV)"...

5. Blanca Portillo

Actress | Los abrazos rotos

Blanca Portillo was born on June 15, 1963 in Madrid, Spain. She is an actress, known for Broken Embraces (2009), Volver (2006) and 7 vidas (1999).

"Acusados (TV)", "7 Vidas (TV)", "Siete mesas de billar francés", "Volver", "Biutiful"...

6. Penélope Cruz

Actress | Vicky Cristina Barcelona

Known outside her native country as the "Spanish enchantress", Penélope Cruz Sánchez was born in Madrid to Eduardo Cruz, a retailer, and Encarna Sánchez, a hairdresser. As a toddler, she was already a compulsive performer, re-enacting TV commercials for her family's amusement, but she decided to ...

"Abre los ojos", "la niña de tus ojos", "Vicky Cristina Barcelona", "Volver", "Gothika", "Elegy", "El amor perjudica seriamente la salud", "Todo sobre mi madre", "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides", "Sahara"...

7. Belén Rueda

Actress | El orfanato

Belén Rueda was born on March 16, 1965 in Madrid, Madrid, Spain as María Belén Rueda García-Porrero. She is an actress, known for The Orphanage (2007), The Sea Inside (2004) and Los ojos de Julia (2010). She was previously married to Daniel Écija and Massimo.

"Mar adentro", "Periodistas (TV)", "Los Serrano (TV)", "El orfanato", "Los ojos de Julia"...

8. Lola Dueñas

Actress | Mar adentro

Lola Dueñas was born on October 6, 1971 in Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain as María Dolores Dueñas Navarro. She is an actress, known for The Sea Inside (2004), Volver (2006) and Broken Embraces (2009).

"Mar adentro", "Volver", "Policías (TV)"...

9. Mercedes Sampietro

Actress | Gary Cooper, que estás en los cielos

Mercedes Sampietro was born on January 24, 1947 in Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain as Mercedes Sampietro Marro. She is an actress and director, known for Gary Cooper, que estás en los cielos (1980), Common Ground (2002) and Extramuros (1985).

"Lugares comunes", "El pájaro de la felicidad", "Cuando vuelvas a mi lado", "Inconscientes", "El hombre de arena"...

10. Ana Belén

Actress | Corazón Valiente

Ana Belén is an actress, known for Corazón Valiente (2012) and Perro Amor (2010).

"La colmena","La pasión turca", "Fortunata y Jacinta (TV)", "El amor perjudica seriamente la salud", "Petra Delicado (TV)"...

11. Maribel Verdú

Actress | El laberinto del fauno

Maribel Verdú was born on October 2, 1970 in Madrid, Spain as María Isabel Verdú Rollán. She is an actress, known for Snow White (2012), Pan's Labyrinth (2006) and Y Tu Mamá También (2001). She is the older sister of twins Marina and Carlota and she has been married to Pedro Larrañaga...

"Y tu mamá también", "Los girasoles ciegos", "Siete mesas de billar francés", "Blancanieves", "El palo", "Los girasoles ciegos", "Canguros (TV)"...

12. Ana Duato

Actress | Cuéntame

Ana Duato was born on June 18, 1968 in València, València, Comunitat Valenciana, Spain. She is an actress, known for Cuéntame (2001), Médico de familia (1995) and Severo Ochoa. La conquista de un Nobel (2001). She has been married to Miguel Ángel Bernardeau since 1991. They have two ...

"Cuéntame (TV)", "Celia (TV)", "Severo Ochoa (TV)", "Villarriba y Villabajo (TV)"...

13. Lola Herrera

Actress | Un paso adelante

Lola Herrera was born on June 30, 1935 in Valladolid, Valladolid, Castilla y León, Spain. She is an actress, known for Un paso adelante (2002), La barraca (1979) and Las viudas (1977). She was previously married to Daniel Dicenta.

"La casa de los líos (TV)", "Un paso adelante (TV)", "El grupo (TV)"...

14. Laia Marull

Actress | Te doy mis ojos

Laia Marull was born on January 4, 1973 in Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain as Laia Marull Quintana. She is an actress, known for Te doy mis ojos (2003), Fugitivas (2000) and Pa negre (2010).

"Te doy mis ojos", "Pa Negre"...

15. María Luisa Ponte

Actress | La colmena

María Luisa Ponte was born on June 21, 1918 in Medina de Rioseco, Valladolid, Castilla y León, Spain as María Luisa Ponte Mancini. She was an actress, known for La colmena (1982), The Executioner (1963) and El nido (1980). She was married to Luis López Rueda. She died on May 2, 1996 in Aranjuez, ...

16. Amparo Baró

Actress | 7 vidas

Amparo Baró was born on September 21, 1937 in Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain as Amparo Baró San Martín. She was an actress, known for 7 vidas (1999), El internado (2007) and Siete mesas de billar francés (2007). She died on January 29, 2015 in Madrid, Spain.

"7 Vidas (TV)", "Siete mesas de billar francés", "El internado(TV)"

17. Loles León

Actress | Aquí no hay quien viva

Loles León was born on August 1, 1950 in Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain as María Dolores León Rodríguez. She is an actress, known for Aquí no hay quien viva (2003), Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (1988) and Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down! (1989).

18. Leonor Watling

Actress | My Life Without Me

Leonor Watling was born on July 28, 1975 in Madrid, Madrid, Spain as Leonor Elizabeth Ceballos Watling. She is an actress, known for My Life Without Me (2003), A mi madre le gustan las mujeres (2002) and Talk to Her (2002).

19. Florinda Chico

Actress | La casa de Bernarda Alba

Florinda Chico was born on April 24, 1926 in Don Benito, Badajoz, Extremadura, Spain as Florinda Chico Martín-Mora. She was an actress, known for The House of Bernarda Alba (1987), Jarrapellejos (1988) and Cria Cuervos (1976). She was married to Santos Pumar. She died on February 19, 2011 in Madrid...

20. Beatriz Carvajal

Actress | Compañeros

Beatriz Carvajal was born in Madrid, Spain. Although he worked since the seventies in films of the so-called Spanish, begins to be known as a result of his appearance in the eighties in the television program Un, two, three ... Chicho I. Serrador. From there it can be said that she becomes one of ...

"Compañeros (TV)", "Lleno, por favor (TV), "Losmitrios de Laura (TV)", "Aquí no hay quien viva (TV)", "La que se avecina (TV)"

21. Carmen Machi

Actress | Aída

Carmen Machi was born on September 21, 1963 in Madrid, Spain. She is an actress, known for Aída (2005), 7 vidas (1999) and Broken Embraces (2009).

"Aída (TV)", "Rescatando a Sara (TV)", "8 apellidos vascos", "7 Vidas (TV)", "Pájaros de papel", "La mujer sin piano"

22. María Pujalte

Actress | Periodistas

María Pujalte was born on December 22, 1966 in A Coruña, A Coruña, Galicia, Spain. She is an actress, known for Periodistas (1998), Los misterios de Laura (2009) and En la ciudad (2003).

"Los misterios e Laura (TV)", "Periodistas (TV)"

23. María Isbert

Actress | Un hombre de negocios

María Isbert was born on April 21, 1917 in Madrid, Spain as María Vicenta Ysbert Soriano. She was an actress, known for Un hombre de negocios (1945), Viridiana (1961) and El C.I.D. (1990). She was married to Antonio Spitzer. She died on April 25, 2011 in Villarrobledo, Albacete, Castilla-La Mancha,...

24. Aitana Sánchez-Gijón

Actress | The Machinist

Aitana Sánchez-Gijón was born on November 5, 1968 in Rome, Lazio, Italy as Aitana Sánchez-Gijón de Angelis. She is an actress, known for The Machinist (2004), A Walk in the Clouds (1995) and Boca a boca (1995). She has been married to Papin Luccadane since September 2002. They have two children.

"Maktub", "Velvet (TV)"

25. Terele Pávez

Actress | La Celestina

Terele Pávez was born on July 29, 1939 in Bilbao, Vizcaya, País Vasco, Spain as Teresa Marta Ruiz Penella. She was an actress, known for La Celestina (1996), Witching and Bitching (2013) and La comunidad (2000). She died on August 11, 2017 in Madrid, Spain.

26. Natalia Verbeke

Actress | El otro lado de la cama

Natalia Verbeke was born on February 23, 1975 in Buenos Aires, Argentina as Natalia Carolina Verbeke. She is an actress, known for The Other Side of the Bed (2002), Son of the Bride (2001) and Doctor Mateo (2009).

27. Marta Calvó

Actress | Henri 4

Marta Calvó was born on January 3, 1963 in Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain as Marta Calvó García. She is an actress, known for Henri 4 (2010), Amar en tiempos revueltos (2005) and Habana Blues (2005).

28. María Bouzas

Actress | Terra de Miranda

María Bouzas was born in 1962 in A Coruña, Galicia, Spain as María Xosé Rodríguez Bouzas. She is an actress, known for Terra de Miranda (2001), Abrígate (2007) and Una mujer invisible (2007).

29. Irene Visedo

Actress | Cascabel

Irene Visedo was born on July 16, 1978 in Madrid, Spain as Irene Visedo Herrero. She is an actress, known for Cascabel (2000), Amores locos (2009) and The Devil's Backbone (2001).

30. Sara Montiel

Actress | La violetera

Sara Montiel was born in the village of Campo de Criptana, province of Ciudad Real, in the region of Castille-La Mancha, Spain. Her parents were Isidoro Abad, a peasant, and Maria Vicenta Fernández, a door-to-door beautician. The future star was christened Maria Antonia Alejandra Abad Fernández. ...

31. Mariví Bilbao

Actress | Aquí no hay quien viva

Mariví Bilbao was born on January 22, 1930 in Bilbao, Vizcaya, País Vasco, Spain as María Victoria Bilbao Goyoaga. She was an actress, known for Aquí no hay quien viva (2003), La que se avecina (2007) and La primera vez (2001). She died on April 3, 2013 in Bilbao.

32. Eva Santolaria

Actress | Compañeros

Eva Santolaria was born on May 2, 1975 in Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain as Eva Santolaria Millán. She is an actress, known for Compañeros (1998), Héroes (2010) and 7 vidas (1999).

33. Luisa Martín

Actress | Médico de familia

Luisa Martín was born on February 23, 1960 in Madrid, Madrid, Spain. She is an actress, known for Médico de familia (1995), Desaparecida (2007) and Periodistas (1998). She is married to Albert Bori. They have one child.

34. Natalia Millán

Actress | Nubes de verano

Natalia Millán was born on November 27, 1969 in Madrid, Madrid, Spain. She is an actress, known for Nubes de verano (2004), El ministerio del tiempo (2015) and Tu nombre envenena mis sueños (1996).

35. Paz Vega

Actress | Lucía y el sexo

Actress Paz Campos Trigo was born in Seville, Spain, to a bullfighter father. She has been based in Los Angeles since 2008.

She has starred in dozens of films in Europe and North America. After six successful seasons as Laura in "Seven Lives" (Telecinco,) one of Spain's longest running sitcoms, the ...