March 25, 1980
Mayor Buratovich, Argentina
|Occupation||actress and model|
|Years active||Start in Mar de fondo-active|
María Rocío Marengo (born March 25, 1980 in Mayor Buratovich, Argentina) is an Argentinian model, actress, vedette cómico and dancer. She has appeared on a number of reality shows in the Southern Cone
Early life and career
She participated as a showgirl in Moria Casán journals, work that took her to Chile in 2004. Channel 13 in Chile offered her work as a model on the program Mucho Lucho. She left the show to get married and live in a hotel in Chile for a few months. She tried to restart a career as an entertainer, but her sharp tone of voice worked against her.
Marengo love life is frequently covered by the Argentine press and has contributed to her high profile. Reported relationships with TV host Alejandro "Marley" Wiebe and the son of Argentinian star Graciela Alfano have been reported on, and she also made headlines with her alleged affair with football star Mauricio Pinilla. Other relationships have been regular press fodder in Argentina.
Her notoriety led her to a contract to be the exclusive face of the store PreUnic.
Television and other appearances
In 2006, she participated in the reality TV show Expedition Robinson, the island VIP, which developed on a beach in the Dominican Republic, and later participated in the program Locos por el baile.
In 2007, she appeared on season four of Bailando por un Sueño, a dance competition portion of the television program Showmatch, hosted by Marcelo Tinelli. She danced to "El Baile del Koala", in a routine that involved a woman breaking a man's pelvis, making moves on his waist, and mimicking sexual intercourse. Marengo was eliminated from the contest during the Rumba Flamenca and Quartet week.
In February 2008, she participated in the program with the satellite Viña festival, National Television of Chile. In August of that year she began the skating for A Dream and was the runner-up. She also participated in work of Gerardo Sofovich.
In 2009 she acted in a play in which her character quickly becomes a success. That same year she co-lead with Gerardo Sofovich Sunday night and was invited by the Chilean TV channel Chilevision on Wednesday 15 July the same year as the program Dance Fever as a replacement for Marlen Olivari.
Contributions on TV
- El precio justo Argentina (1999)
- Mar de fondo Argentina (2001)
- Acorraladas Argentina (2002)
- Videomatch Argentina (2003)
- La peluquería de don Mateo Argentina (2003)
- Don Francisco Presenta United States (2003)
- Mucho Lucho Chile (2004)
- Te vi en Viña - Festival de Viña del Mar Chile (2005)
- Fiebre de Baile Chile (baile) (2006)
- Locos por el baile Chile (baile) (2006)
- Expedición Robinson, la isla VIP Chile (reality show) (2006)
- Bailando por un sueño Argentina (reality show) (2007)
- Patinando por un sueño Argentina (reality show) (2008)
- Co-Conduccion en "La Noche del Domingo" Canal 9 Argentina (2009)
- Vértigo Chile (prime time show) (2010)
- Viña tiene festival Chile (misceláneo) (201)
- Bailando por un Sueño Argentina (2011)
- Coliseo Romano Chile (2011)
- Utilísima satelital Argentina (2012)
- "Desayuno Americano" Panelista America Argentina (2012)
- Mundos opuestos 2 Chile (reality show) (2013)
- (19 April 2010). ciudad.com.ar
- (1 October 2007). El amor secreto de "la Marengo", Infobae.com (in Spanish)
- (2 October 2007). Rocío Marengo: "No te podés acostar con la gente para que te voten", Minutouno.com (in Spanish)
- (30 September 2007). Rocío Marengo encontró quien le haga el "Koala", rosario3.com
- (23 June 2011). Rocío Marengo, la nueva chica de Pettinato: "Es un honor estar con Roberto", El Intransigente