Alessandra Rosaldo

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Alejandra Sanchez Barraro
Alessandra Rosaldo.jpg
Rosaldo in 2006
BornAlejandra Sanchez Barrero
(1971-09-11) September 11, 1971 (age 47)
Mexico City, Mexico
ResidenceLos Angeles, California
OccupationSinger-songwriter, musician, actress
Years active1989–present
Eugenio Derbez (m. 2012)
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Children1, Aitana Derbez

Alessandra Rosaldo (born Alejandra Sanchez Barraro; September 11, 1971) is an actress, singer and dancer from Mexico. In 2006, she was the winner of the first prize in Televisa Network's, later broadcast in Univision Bailando por un Sueño.

As an actress, she has played main and supporting roles in Mexican TV’s soap operas. She has sold over 4 million records in the Spanish-speaking world as the lead singer of her own pop music band Sentidos Opuestos as well in her solo singer career, for which she received the Lo Nuestro Award for Rock New Artist of the Year at the 16th Lo Nuestro Awards.[1]


Born Alejandra Sanchez Barrero, to Gabriela Barrero and Jaime Sanchez Rosado, she was the first of three sisters, the others being Valeria and Mariana. She studied at the German school “Alexander von Humboldt” in Mexico City where she learned fluent German and English and went on to finish her high school studies in the American school foundation also in Mexico City. Being the daughter of a successful pop music producer she came in contact with Studio musicians and singers since her childhood and at age 12 she began to work with her father as a studio backup Singer. In 2008, she became host of a game show on the Telefutura television network called Dame la Pista. She is married to comedian Eugenio Derbez. She has one daughter with Eugenio Derbez, called Aitana Derbez, who was born in August 2014.[citation needed]



1999-2000 - Actress in a leading role as Brenda Sakal in the TV production of DKDA, a soap opera produced by Luis de Llano for Televisa, Mexico.

2001 - Guest appearance as La Flower in the TV production of Aventuras en el Tiempo (Adventures through Time), a soap opera produced by Rosi Ocampo for Televisa.

2002 - Actress in a supporting role as Karla Cancino in the TV production of Salome, a soap opera produced by Juan Osorio for Televisa.

2003-2004 - Actress in a leading role as Paulina Almazan in the TV production Amarte es mi Pecado


  1. ^ "Marc Anthony y Marco Antonio Solís entre los Grandes Ganadores del 'Premio Lo Nuestro a la Música Latina'". Univision (in Spanish). Business Wire. February 27, 2004. Retrieved March 8, 2014.

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