Laura Flores

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Laura Flores
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Laura Flores in 2008
Born Laura Aurora Flores Heras
(1963-08-23) August 23, 1963 (age 50)
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
Other names Laura Flores
Occupation Actress, singer, hostess
Spouse(s) Miguel Duran
Sergio Faccelli (1986–1989)
José Ramón Diez (1998–2007)
Children Maria, Patricio, Alejandro and Ana Sofía

Laura Flores (born Laura Aurora Flores Heras on August 23, 1963 in Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico) is a Mexican actress, hostess and singer.[1]

Biography[edit]

Laura Flores had a hit single for her telenovela a grammy winning single El Alma No Tiene Color ("The Soul Has No Color"), a duet with Marco Antonio Solís. Her first taste of stardom came when she joined Hermanos y Amigos,[1] whose band members were her family. The group carried out extensive tours in Mexico, the Netherlands, Germany and Spain for almost three years.

Flores' desire to be better prepared in the field of acting led her to study acting in El Centro de Estudios Artísticos de Televisa (CEA). Her first acting opportunity came during a musical presentation in Tampico, where a producer offered her a role in the telenovela El combate, starring Ignacio López Tarso.

Music was within her, and in 1980 Luis de Llano Macedo offered her the opportunity to sing and record some songs in English in the program Noche de Noche, hosted by Verónica Castro. In 1981 Laura starred in her first musical, Los Fantásticos. She later became the conductor of various special programs in which were portrayed during the early 1980s. In 1992, she recorded her first solo CD, Barcos de Papel, which made her carry out tours throughout all of the Mexican Republic.

In 1986, Laura married songwriter and singer Sergio Faccelli, who produced De Corazón a Corazón y Fruto Prohibido; but the relationship was cut short, ending in three years. She has participated in important novels such as Los Años pasan, Clarisa, El vuelo del águila, Marisol, El mor tiene cara de mujer, El alma no tiene color, Gotita de amor, and Siempre te amaré. In the year of 2005, after a temporary departure, she returned to the acting scene, starring in Piel de otoño.

In 1995, she sang some of her songs in a radio station event in the famous "Rancho Moreno" in Chino, California. At the 9th Lo Nuestro Awards, Flores received a nomination for Regional Mexican Female Singer of the Year.[2] The following year, Flores was nominated for Pop Singer of the Year.[3]

In 2006, she played a co-protagonist role in Mundo de Fieras with César Évora. The next year, she continue working as his wife in Al Diablo con los Guapos as a villain.

In 2008, she left the program Hoy to give way for a telenovela En Nombre del Amor as Camila Ríos, the mother of the villain.

In 2009, she was part of the telenovela Corazón salvaje as Juan del Diablo's mother.

In fall 2010, she appeared on Mujeres Asesinas.

Since 2014, Flores is now working with Telemundo. She first played a special participation in En Otra Piel as Mónica Serrano, and later became part of the main cast of Reina de Corazones.

For her work in television and in the recording industry, Flores has had her handprints embedded at the Paseo de las Luminarias in Mexico City.

Filmography[edit]

Films[edit]

Year Title
1984 Siempre en Domingo
1990 Comando marino
1993 Los Temerarios
Dos Fantasmas Sinverguenzas

Telenovelas[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1980 El Combate Mariana
1981-82 El Derecho de Nacer Amelia Montero Supporting Role
1982 En Busca del Paraiso Yolanda Supporting Role
1984 Tú Eres Mi Destino Rosa Martha Supporting Role
1984-85 Los Años Felices María T Protagonist
1985 Los Años Pasan María T Protagonist
1986 Ave Fénix Paulina Protagonist
1990 Mi pequeña Soledad Dulce María Supporting Role
1991 La Pícara Soñadora Mónica Rochild #1 Supporting Role
1993 Clarisa Elide González León Main Antagonist
1994 El Amor Tiene Cara de Mujer Victoria Protagonist
1994-95 Vuelo del águila Empress Carlota of Mexico Supporting Role
1996 Marisol Sandra Luján Supporting Role
1997 El Alma no Tiene Color Guadalupe Roldán Protagonist
1998 Gotita de Amor María Fernanda de Santiago Protagonist
1999-00 Tres mujeres Sandra María Aguirre de la Parra Special Appearance
2000 Siempre te amaré Victoria Robles de Castellanos / Amparo Rivas Protagonist
2002 Cómplices Al Rescate Rocío Cantú Adult Protagonist
2005 Piel de otoño Lucía Villarreal de Mendoza Protagonist
2006-07 Mundo de Fieras Regina Farias de Martínez Guerra Co-protagonist
2007 Destilando Amor Priscila Yurente Special Appearance
2007-08 Al Diablo con los Guapos Luciana Arango de Belmonte Antagonist
2008-09 En Nombre del Amor Camila Ríos Co-Protagonist
2009-10 Corazón Salvaje María del Rosario Montes de Oca de San Roman Special Appearance
2010-11 Llena de amor Ernestina "Netty" Pavón Romero de Ruiz y Teresa Co-Protagonist
2011-12 Una familia con suerte Yuyú Arteaga Special Appearance
2012 Un Refugio para el Amor[4] Rosa Elena "Roselena" Fuentes Gil de Torreslanda Main Antagonist
2014 En Otra Piel Mónica Serrano Special Appearance
2014 Reina de Corazones Agent Sara Smith "Reina de Picas" Co-Protagonist

Television[edit]

Year Title Notes
1980 Noche a Noche
1983 Preparatoria
1984 Juntos
1985 Bestia Nocturna
1995 La rueda de la fortuna Host
1998 Hoy Host
1999 Cuento de navidad TV Mini-series
2003 La década furiosa
2005 Bajo el mismo techo
2008 Hoy Host

Albums[edit]

  • Barcos de Papel (1983)
  • Preparatoria (1984)
  • De Corazon a Corazon (1985)
  • Fruto Prohibido (1986)
  • Para Vivir Feliz (1987)
  • Desde Hoy (1989)
  • Cuando el amor estalla (1990)
  • Nunca hagas llorar a una Mujer (1995)
  • Me quede vacia (1997)
  • Te voy a esperar (2000)
  • Contigo o sin ti (2002)
  • Morir de Amor (2005)
  • Soy Yo (2007)
  • Soy Yo con Banda y Mariachi (2008)
  • Ni Te Pares Por Aquí (2010)
  • Desde Mi Corazón (2012)

Awards & Nominations[edit]

Premios TVyNovelas[edit]

Year Category Telenovela Result
1983 Best Female Revelation El Derecho de Nacer Won
1985 Best Young Lead Actress Los años felices Nominated
Best Female Antagonist Clarisa
2007 Best Co-Star Actress Mundo de Fieras
2010 Corazón Salvaje[5]

Premios People en Español[edit]

Year Category Telenovela Result
2012 Best Supporting Actress Un Refugio para el Amor Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Biography". Univision.com. 2006. Retrieved 2010-04-21. 
  2. ^ "Premios a Lo Mejor De La Música Latina". El Tiempo (in Spanish) (Casa Editorial El Tiempo S.A.). April 8, 1997. Retrieved June 10, 2013. 
  3. ^ Barquero, Christopher (1998). "Premios Lo Nuestro: Los galardones a la música latina serán entregados en mayo próximo". La Nación (in Spanish) (Grupo Nación GN, S.A.). Retrieved June 14, 2013. 
  4. ^ Arrancan grabaciones de 'Un Refugio Para El Amor'
  5. ^ TVyEspectáculos "Laura Flores nominada al premio TV&Novelas como Mejor actriz coestelar"-actualizado febrero de 2010

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