Nailea Norvind

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Nailea Norvind
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Born Nailea Norvind
(1970-02-16) February 16, 1970 (age 44)
Mexico City, México
Occupation Actress
Years active 1976-present
Spouse(s) Fernando González Parra (1988-1997)
Children Naian González Norvind
Tessa Ia González Norvind
Parents Eva Norvind
Relatives Prince Paulovic Chegodayef Sakonsky (grandfather)
Johanna Kajanus (grandmother)
Georg Kajanus (uncle)

Nailea Norvind (born February 16, 1970 in Mexico City, México) is a Mexican Theatre, television and film actress. She started her career at a young age.

She appeared in the critically acclaimed film Gaby: A True Story. She also lent her voice to play Princess Kida in the Spanish dubbing of Atlantis: The Lost Empire. Most remembered from her role as the villain Leonor in the telenovela Quinceañera. She was nominated for the Ariel in 2012 as best supporting actress for her role as Nina in the film " La Otra Familia".


She is the daughter of Norwegian-born psychosexual counselor, dominatrix, writer, producer, director and former actress Eva Norvind who was in turn the daughter of a Russian prince Paulovic Chegodayef Sakonsky and a Finnish sculptor Johanna Kajanus. However, Nailea has been estranged from her mother since she was 12. Norvind with her mother search on Dutch television of her unknown Dutch father on the program "Spoorloos" on February 2, 2004. Nailea has two daughters of her own: Naian and Tessa Ía González Norvind, the last appearing at 17 years of age in her first movie Después de Lucía, a Mexican film by Michel Franco prized in 2012 in Cannes.

Norvind started her acting career at the age of 6 in theatre A Doll's House by Ibsen; and in TV on the telenovela Chispita. Nailea's break came in at the age of 17 with the telenovela Quinceañera. The same year she participated in the film Gaby: A True Story. After a few small roles in several other telenovelas she made Cuando llega el amor and then took a break from television. She returned eight years later on the telenovela Preciosa. n 2006, Nailea completed the film that her mother, Eva Norvind, had been directing and producing at the time of her death in May of that same year. Entitled Born Without, it is a documentary about severely handicapped Mexican actor and musician José Flores. In March 2007, Born Without won Best International Documentary at the Festival Internacional de Cine Contemporáneo de la Ciudad de México (FICCO).



Television shows[edit]

  • Sr. Avila 2nd season (shooting)
  • Sr. Avila (2013)
  • Como dice el dicho (2011)
  • Capadocia 2a temporada
  • Tiempo Final
  • Hermanos y Detectives
  • Mujeres Asesinas
  • Big Brother VIP: México (2002)
  • Diseñador ambos sexos (2001)
  • Cachún cachún ra ra! (1985–1987) as Aïda


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