Maritza Rodríguez

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Maritza Rodríguez
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Maritza Rodriguez in Miami
Born Maritza Rodríguez Gómez
(1975-09-01) September 1, 1975 (age 38)
Barranquilla, Colombia
Occupation Actress, Model
Years active 1991–present
Spouse(s) Joshua Mintz (June 2005 - Present)
Relatives two brothers and sister

Maritza Rodríguez Gómez (born 1 September 1975 in Barranquilla, Atlántico, Colombia) is a Colombian telenovela actress and model.[1] She is best known for her roles as Cristal Covarrubias in Venevisión's telenovela Ángel Rebelde (2003), as Marfil Mondragon de Irázabal and Deborah Mondragón de Dávila in Venevisión's telenovela Acorralada (2007), as Sara Andrade in Telemundo's telenovela El Rostro de Analia (2008), as Pilar and Raquel Arismendi in Telemundo's telenovela La Casa de al Lado (2011), as Antonia Villarroel in Telemundo's telenovela El Rostro de la Venganza (2012) and now as Teresa Cristina Palmer in Telemundo's telenovela Marido En Alquiler (2013).

Career[edit]

Rodríguez is best known for her modeling and acting in several telenovelas. Besides acting, she is also an entrepreneur and has her own line of beauty products.

Personal life[edit]

Rodríguez has three brothers and speaks English and Spanish. She has been married since June 2005 to Mexican TV executive Joshua Mintz, who is Executive Vice President of Scripted Programming and General Manager of Telemundo Studios. She currently lives and works in Miami, Florida. Rodriguez announced on November 11, 2013 on Telemundo's "Al Rojo Vivo" that she and husband Joshua Mintz are expecting twins. The babies are due in Spring 2014.On April 13, she gave birth to male twins.

Filmography[edit]

Years Title Character Note
1995 Mascarada N/A
1997 La Mujer en el espejo N/A
Dios se lo pague Irene Richardson
Perfume de agonía Carmen Colmenares
1999 Marido y mujer Lucía Mendez
2000 La Revancha Mercedes Riverol
2001 Amantes del Desierto Barbara Santana Main heroine
2002 Milagros de Amor Milagros Viuda de Amor
2003 Ángel Rebelde Cristal Covarrubias Main villain
2005 Vuelo 1503 Ángela Granda
2006 Amor sin Condiciones Yessenia
2007 Acorralada Marfil Mondragón/Déborah Mondragón Main antagonist, villain
2008 Doña Bárbara Asuncion Vergel de Luzardo Special appearance, playing the mother of Santos luzardo
El Rostro de Analía Sara Andrade Main Villain
2010 Perro Amor Camila Brando Antagonist
Best Villain of Telenovela — Miami Life Awards 2011 — Winner.
2011 La Casa de al Lado Pilar Arismendi/Raquel Arismendi Protagonist/Villain
Favorite Lead Actress — Premios tu mundo 2012 — Winner
The Best Bad Girl — Premios tu mundo 2012 — Nominated
Telenovela Best Female Lead — Miami Life Awards 2012 —Nominated.
2012 Rafael Orozco el idolo Marta Monica Camargo Antagonist
Favorite TV Villain — Premios 2013 — Winner
El Rostro de la Venganza Antonia Villarroel Special Participation
Best Actress — Premios People en Español 2012 — Nominated[2]
The Perfect Couple with David ChocarroPremios tu mundo 2013 — Nominated[3][4]
2013 Marido En Alquiler Teresa Cristina Palmer Antagonist
Best Female Antagonist — Premios People en Español 2013 — won
Telenovela Best Supporting Actress — Miami Life Awards 2014 —won

Movies[edit]

  • Kalibre 35 - (2000)
  • ¿Quien engaño a Roger Rabbit? 2

Awards and Nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Telenovela or Series Result
2003 Premios India Catalina Outstanding Lead Actress Telenovela Milagros de amor Nominated
2002 Amantes del desierto Won
2000 Marido y mujer Nominated
2003 Premios TVyNovelas Milagros de amor Won
2002 Amantes del desierto Nominated
2000 Marido y Mujer Nominated
2011 Miami Life Awards Best Villain of Telenovela Perro Amor Won
2012 Premios People en Español Best Actress El Rostro de la Venganza Nominated[5]
Miami Life Awards Telenovela Best Female Lead La Casa de al Lado Nominated
Premios tu mundo 2012 Favorite Lead Actress La Casa de al Lado Won
The Best Bad Girl La Casa de al Lado Nominated
2013 Premios 2013 Favorite TV Villain Rafael Orozco, el ídolo Won
Premios tu mundo 2013 The Perfect Couple with David Chocarro El Rostro de la Venganza Nominated
Premios People en Español 2013 Best Female Antagonist Marido en Alquiler Won

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