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Prudencia Grifell (1879–1970)

Prudencia Grifell, was a popular stage and film actress who began her career in Venezuela at the age of 10, where her parents, who were Spanish stage actors were appearing. She began by playing ingenous in Operettas and musical comedies, working throughout Latin America and her native Spain where she was very much in demand. By the early 1900s she... See full bio »

Died:

(age 90) in Mexico

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Known For

Over the Waves
Over the Waves Doña Calixta Gutiérrez de Alfaro
(1950)
Cuando me vaya
Cuando me vaya Doña Generosa
(1954)
The Third Word
The Third Word Angelina
(1956)

Filmography

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 1970 ¿Por qué nací mujer?
Doña Rosa
 1969 Una plegaria en el camino (TV Series)
Mama Lola
- Episode #1.1 (1969) ... Mama Lola
 1967 Estafa de amor (TV Series)
Doña Rosita
- Episode #1.1 (1967) ... Doña Rosita
 1966 Sonata de otoño (TV Series)
 1966 El despertar (TV Series)
Doña Remedios
- Episode #1.1 (1966) ... Doña Remedios
 1965 El señor doctor
Abuela de Isidro
 1965 Las abuelas (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1965)
 1964 Corona de lágrimas (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1964)
 1963 Tres caras de mujer (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1963)
 1962 Borrasca (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1962)
 1962 La cobarde (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1962)
 1962 La madrastra (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1962)
 1961 Senda prohibida
Mamá de Federico
 1961 ¡Mis abuelitas... no más!
Doña Paz
 1961 El proceso de las señoritas Vivanco
Doña Teresa Vivanco y de la Vega (as Doña Prudencia Grifell)
 1961 Estafa de amor (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1961)
- Episode #1.2 (1961)
- Episode #1.1 (1961)
 1961 La leona (TV Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1961)
- Episode #1.3 (1961)
- Episode #1.1 (1961)
 1961 Niebla (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1961)
- Episode #1.2 (1961)
- Episode #1.1 (1961)
 1960 The White Sister
Madame Bernard
 1960 La sombra del Caudillo
Dueña de burdel
 1960 La caperucita roja
Abuelita (Granny) (as Doña Prudencia Griffel)
 1960 Pension de mujeres (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1960)
 1959 Las señoritas Vivanco
Teresa Vivanco
 1959 Mexico Never Sleeps
Abuela
 1958 The Smile of the Virgin
Doña María, Marita's Grandmother
 1958 The Man That Pleases Me
Dona Rosa
 1958 Raffles
Doña Constancia
 1958 Préstame tu cuerpo
Ángel de la guarda
 1958 School for Mothers-in-Law
Doña Placida (as Prudencia Griffel)
 1958 Mi desconocida esposa
Abuela
 1958 Horas de agonía (as Dña. Prudencia Griffell)
 1957 Pepito y el monstruo
Abuelita
 1957 Pies de gato
 1956 Sublime melodía
Doña Irene Angustias García Medina de López Mendía
 1956 Pensión de artistas
doña Prudencia
 1956 The Third Word
Angelina
 1956 Cara de ángel
Doña Eulalia
 1956 The Bandits of Cold River
Agustina
 1955 La fuerza del deseo
Juana (as Prudencia Griffel)
 1955 El caso de la mujer asesinadita
Sra. Llopis
 1955 El plagiario
 1955 El asesino X
Señora Encinas (as Doña Prudencia Griffel)
 1955 Al diablo las mujeres
Doña Juanita
 1955 Necesito un marido
Mamá de Ernesto
 1955 Una mujer en la calle
Nena
 1954 Un minuto de bondad
Tía Margarita
 1954 Cuando me vaya
Doña Generosa
 1954 La ladrona
La profesora
 1953 Los dineros del diablo
Sra. Olea, madre de Manuel
 1953 Las infieles
Mamá de Constanzia
 1953 Siete mujeres
 1953 Women Who Work
Srita. Benavides
 1952 Póker de ases
Doña Chonita (as Dña Prudencia Grifell)
 1952 Sor Alegría
 1952 El ruiseñor del barrio
Eugenia Castillejos
 1952 Aquellos ojos verdes
Nana
 1952 Two Faces Have the Destiny
Doña Remedios, mamá de Anita
 1951 Historia de un corazón
Directora del colegio
 1951 Peregrina
 1951 Casa de vecindad
Doña Leonor (as Doña Prudencia Grifell)
 1950 Entre tu amor y el cielo
doña Francisca
 1950 Inmaculada
Dona Rosa
 1950 Over the Waves
Doña Calixta Gutiérrez de Alfaro
 1950 La dama del alba
María
 1949 Ladronzuela
Mamá Lucha
 1948 College Boarding House
Doña Generosa (uncredited)
 1947 Soledad
Mamá de Roberto
 1946 Los nietos de Don Venancio
La tía Adelina (as Prudencia Griffel)
 1946 Una sombra en mi destino
Nanny Laura
 1946 La culpable
María
 1945 Sierra Morena
 1945 Adultery
Doña Lupita
 1944 Viejo nido
 1943 The Balloon of Cantoya
Doña Eduarda
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Doña Prudencia Grifell | Dña Prudencia Grifell | Doña Prudencia Griffel | Prudencia Griffel | Dña. Prudencia Griffell
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Mother of actress Amparo Grifell. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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