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Irma Serrano

Irma Serrano first made a name for herself as a singer, becoming one of the most popular ranchera performers of the 1960s. She became famous for her trademark roaring style which earned her the nickname "La Tigresa de la Canción Ranchera" (The Tigress of Ranchera Music). She was born in central Chiapas to Santiago Serrano Ruiz, a local journalist ... See full bio »
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 2005 La madrastra (TV Series)
La Duquesa de Walterrama y San Calixto
- Episode #1.4 (2005) ... La Duquesa de Walterrama y San Calixto
- Episode #1.1 (2005) ... La Duquesa de Walterrama y San Calixto
 2004 Hospital el paisa (TV Series)
Sra. Serrano
- Ah travieso chiquillo (2004) ... Sra. Serrano
 1985 Naná
 1983 Lola the Truck Driving Woman
Flor de Lotos / Alondra
 1977 Variedades de media noche (TV Series)
- La tigresa (1977) ... Singer
 1974 La tierra (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1974) ... Martina
 1973 La tigresa
 1973 Santo y el águila real
Irma Morales
 1972 La Martina
 1972 Aun hay mas (TV Series)
 1971 La chamuscada (Tierra y libertad)
Chabela Herrero (as Irma Serrano 'La tigresa')
 1968 El caudillo
 1966 Los malvados
 1966 El hijo del diablo
 1966 Los gavilanes negros
Lucha Martínez
 1965 El hijo de Gabino Barrera
 1965 La conquista de El Dorado
 1965 El zurdo
 1965 Gabino Barrera
Cantante en cantina (uncredited)
 1963 The Shark Hunters
 1962 The Extra
Señorita en la audición
 1962 Santo contra los zombies
Det. Isabel
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Irma Serrano 'La tigresa' | Irma Serrano La Tigresa

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Has a son, born in 2004 from a frozen embryo which had been created years ago from one of her eggs and the sperm of her late lover, Alejo Peralta. Her niece was the surrogate mother. Irma also tried to carry one of the embryos to term herself, but that pregnancy failed, presumably due to her age. See more »


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