Antonia San Juan

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Antonia San Juan

Antonia San Juan (born 22 May 1961) is a Canarian actress, director and screenwriter.

She was born in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain. At 19 she went to Madrid, where she started working as a professional theatre actress and also as a cabaret act in pubs and bars. She became known thanks to her role as Agrado in Todo sobre mi madre by Pedro Almodóvar. She is well known in Spain not only because of her film career but also for her humorous monologues on television and theatre[citation needed]. Since 2009 she has been acting in the popular Spanish TV series La que se avecina, where her role of Estela Reynolds is one of the most acclaimed roles in the show.

Filmography[edit]

  • Del lado del verano (2012)
  • La caja (2006)
  • La china (2005)
  • Un buen día (2005)
  • Un dulce despertar (2005)
  • El hambre (2005)
  • La maldad de las cosas (2005)
  • La nevera (2005)
  • Mela y sus hermanas (2004)
  • Te llevas la palma (2004)
  • 238 (2003)
  • Colours (2003)
  • Octavia (2002)
  • La balsa de piedra (2002)
  • Amnèsia (2002)
  • Piedras (2002)
  • Venganza (2002))
  • V.O. (2001)
  • El pan de cada día, El (2000)
  • Asfalto (2000)
  • Ataque verbal (1999)
  • Manolito Gafotas (1999)
  • Todo sobre mi madre (1999)
  • Hongos (1999)
  • La primera noche de mi vida (1998)
  • El grito en el cielo (1998)
  • Perdona bonita, pero Lucas me quería a mí (1997)
  • La vida siempre es corta (1994)

References[edit]

Alfaro, Luis (1999-12-07). "Nearly all about Antonia". The Advocate (USA). pp. 88–89. Retrieved 2007-04-05. [dead link]

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