Clara Lago

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Lago and the second or maternal family name is Grau.
Clara Lago
Clara Lago.jpg
Clara Lago in 2010.
Born Clara Lago Grau
(1990-03-06) 6 March 1990 (age 24)
Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Occupation Actress
Years active 2000–present
Partner(s) Dani Rovira (2014-...)

Clara Lago Grau (born March 6, 1990 in Torrelodones, Madrid, Spain) is a Spanish actress.

Career[edit]

Born in Madrid, Clara at the age of 9 made her film debut with the Spanish film Terca Vida (2000) (she had previously appeared in an Spanish TV series) and in the same year joined the cast of Compañeros (Antena 3).

In 2002 she starred in Carol's Journey, a film directed by Imanol Uribe for which Clara was nominated for a Goya Award for Best New Actress.

She won the Award for 'Best New Talent in Spanish Cinema', awarded by L'Oreal in the 2008 56th San Sebastian Film Festival.

Clara won Shooting Stars Award by the ICAA for the European Film Academy and the Berlin International Film Festival in 2011 for her role in the film The Hidden Face.

In 2014 starred Spanish Affair. The film has broken Spanish box-office records, becoming the top-grossing Spanish title of all time with more than $75 million in sales and sitting.[1]

Lago appears in the 2015 film Welcome to Harmony[2] along with Matthew Fox and Jeffrey Donovan, in adaptation of the Juan de Dios Garduño's bestseller book Y pese a todo.

Personal life[edit]

Lago was in a relationship actor Ferran Vilajosana from 2011 to 2014. In April 2014, Clara began dating Spanish comedian Dani Rovira.

Filmography[edit]

Films
Year Title Directed by Role
2000 Terca vida Fernando Huertas Bea
2002 Carol's Journey Imanol Uribe Carol
2004 La vida que te espera Manuel Gutiérrez Aragón Genia
2006 Arena en los Bolsillos César Martínez Herrada Elena
2007 El club de los suicidas Roberto Santiago Laura
2008 El juego del ahorcado Manuel Gómez Pereira Sandra
2009 For the good of others Óskar Santos Ainhoa
2011 Primos Daniel Sánchez Arévalo Clara
2011 The Hidden Face Andrés Baiz Belén
2012 Tengo ganas de ti Fernando González Molina Gin
2012 The End[3] Jorge Torregrossa Eva
2012 Hotel Transylvania Genndy Tartakovsky Mavis (voice)
2013 Eltern Robert Thalheim Isabel
2013 ¿Quién mató a Bambi? Santi Amodeo Mati
2014 Spanish Affair[4] Emilio Martínez-Lázaro Amaia
2015 Welcome to Harmony Miguel Ángel Vivas Anne

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ [1] "“Spanish Affair” Becomes the Top-Grossing Spanish Title of All Time"
  2. ^ [2] "Jeffrey Donovan, Matthew Fox to Star in Post-Apocalyptic Horror Movie ‘Welcome to Harmony"
  3. ^ Trailer Premiere for Jorge Torregrosa's Fin (The End)
  4. ^ 'Spanish Affair' Breaks Box Office Records in Spain)

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