Laisha Wilkins

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Wilkins and the second or maternal family name is Pérez.
Laisha Wilkins
Born Laisha Wilkins Pérez
(1976-05-18) May 18, 1976 (age 38)
Mexico City, Mexico
Occupation Actress, TV Hostess, producer
Years active 1997-present
Spouse(s) Christian Aguirre
Parents Federico Wilkins
Susana Pérez

Laisha Wilkins (born Laisha Wilkins Pérez on May 18, 1976 in Mexico City, Mexico) is a Mexican actress, talk show hostess and producer.

Biography[edit]

She is the daughter of Televisa producer Federico Wilkins and Susana Pérez. Laisha made her debut in 1997 with the series Mi generacion (My Generation), then eventually went on to appear in a few telenovelas, including Soñadoras, the highly-popular Locura de Amor (Madness of Love), Primer amor... a mil por hora and Bajo la Misma Piel. Away from acting, Laisha has appeared on several talk shows as a fill-in hostess, most notably on the Miami-based El Gordo y La Flaca. Starting January 1 of 2007, she will be hosting a new show on Televisa's Canal 4, titled Metrópolis. She is set to reprise her role of Lt. Lucia Alvarez in Mujeres Asesinas, but this time she will transform into one of the killers.

Private life[edit]

Laisha is married to Christian Aguirre, a Businessman from Chihuahua. She is fluent in Spanish, English and French.

Filmography[edit]

Telenovelas, Series, Films, Theater, Producer, TV Show
Year Title Role Notes
1997 Mi generacion: Amor de Verano Mariana TV Series
Telehit Herself/Presenter TV Special Show
1997-98 Mi Pequeña Traviesa Lorena Supporting Role
1998-99 Soñadoras Emilia González Young Protagonist
2000 Locura de amor Rebeca Becerril Main Antagonist
2000-01 Primer amor... a mil por hora Tamara Supporting Role
2000-02 Mujer, casos de la vida real TV Series
2001 Diseñador ambos sexos Capítulo 46: La Chirris original La Chirris Luna TV Series
2002 Desde Gayola TV Series
Furcio 3 Temporada Programa # 11 Herself/Presenter TV Show
Big Brother VIP 1 Herself Reality Show-Finished 9th Place
2003-04 Bajo la misma piel Paula Beltrán Ortiz Antagonist
2003 Don Francisco presenta Herself/Hostess
2004 Los Grandes de Acapulco Co-hostess
TVyNovelas Awards Herself/Presenter TV Special Show
El Gordo y La Flaca Herself/Presenter TV Show
Don Francisco Herself/Presenter TV Show
2006-07 La Fea Más Bella Carmina Muñiz Special Appearance
2007 Mejor es que Gabriela no se muera Weather Girl Film
Metrópolis Herself/Presenter TV Show
2008 Un Gancho al Corazón Constanza "Conny" Lerdo de Tejada Moncada "La Momia" Main Antagonist
Mujeres Asesinas Lt. Lucia Álvarez 5 Episodes
2009-10 Corazón Salvaje Constanza Rivera de Montes de Oca y Altamira Special Appearance
2011 La Fuerza del Destino María Paz "Maripaz" Lomelí Curiel Main Antagonist
Ángel caído Perséfone Film
Contratiempo Valeria Film
2013 Mentir para Vivir Inés Valdivia Aresti Special Appearance
2014 The Zwickys Erica Film
2015 Road to El Rey Producer-Pre-production
Into the Wolf's Den Executive Producer-Pre-production

Awards & Nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Telenovela Result
1999 TVyNovelas Awards Best Female Revelation Soñadoras Nominated
2004 Best Female Antagonist Bajo la misma piel
2012 La Fuerza del Destino

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