Chantal Andere

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Chantal Andere
Jacqueline Chantal Fernández-Andere

(1972-01-25) 25 January 1972 (age 47)
OccupationActress, Singer
Years active1983–present
Spouse(s)Roberto Gomez Fernandez
Enrique Rivero Lake
Parent(s)Jacqueline Andere
Jose Maria Fernandez Unsain (deceased)

Chantal Andere (Spanish pronunciation: [tʃanˈtal anˈdeɾe]; Jacqueline Chantal Fernández-Andere born on January 25, 1972, in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico).[1] She is a Mexican actress, known for playing the villain, the vamp, or the bitter woman on telenovelas.[2] She has come across as a serious actress ("Toda una profesional").[3]

Early life and career[edit]

Andere was born to Mexican actress Jacqueline Andere (born 1938) and Argentine writer Jose Maria Fernandez Unsain (1918–1997) in Mexico City, Mexico. As a child she studied ballet and attended acting and singing classes. Her first professional acting role came in 1983 with Polo, Pelota Amarilla. After that, she began acting in theatre and then television. Though she saw no success, Chantal embarked on a singing career. Possessing a great voice, she recorded 3 albums for "Discos Melody" beginning with her self-titled debut in 1990, which featured her singles "Regresa" and "Virginia", then another in 1992, also self-titled which featured her single Contigo El Amor Es Mucho Mas and finally Tentaciones in 1994, fresh off the popularity of her starring role as Angelica, the main villain in Marimar opposite Thalía.

Andere has played various roles as villains in telenovelas including Dulce Desafío, Los Parientes Pobres, Marimar, El Noveno mandamiento, La Usurpadora, Amor Real (villain only in sense of fighting to have a man vs protagonist in this one), Barrera de Amor, Destilando amor, "Sortilegio", "Rafaela (telenovela)" and La Mujer Del Vendaval.

She was in the sitcom Diseñador Ambos Sexos, where she played the character of Fabiola. Andere participated in Cantando por un sueño in 2006, with her partner, Gerardo Urquiza. In 2009 she was in the telenovela Sortilegio as Raquel Albeniz.

Personal life[edit]

She was married to producer, Roberto Gómez Fernández, the son of famous Mexican comedian, Roberto Gomez Bolaños. On December 6, 2006, Telefutura's Escándalo TV, announced that she would be seeking a divorce from her husband. Andere married Enrique Rivero Lake on December 2008. They have a daughter and a son.[4]


  • 1990: Chantal
  • 1992: Chantal (also known as Entre Tu y Yo)
  • 1994: Tentaciones



Year Title Role Notes
1988–89 Dulce desafío Rebeca Zenteno Main Antagonist
1989–90 Un Rostro en mi pasado Mariela Vidal Supporting Role
1991 Madres egoistas Carmen Ledesma Arriaga Co-Protagonist
1993 Los Parientes Pobres Alba Zavala Main Antagonist
1994 Marimar Angélica Narváez de Santibáñez Main Antagonist
1995–96 Acapulco, cuerpo y alma Haydeé San Román Main Antagonist
1996–97 Sentimientos Ajenos Leonor de la Huerta Main Antagonist
1998 La usurpadora Estefanía Bracho de Montero Antagonist
1999–2000 Cuento de Navidad Beatriz "Betty" de Rodríguez Coder Protagonist
2001 El Noveno mandamiento Clara Durán de Villanueva (Young) Antagonist
2001 La Intrusa Raquel Junquera Brito Antagonist
2002 La Otra Bernarda Sáenz (Young) Special Appearance
2003 Amor Real Antonia Morales Antagonist
2005–06 Barrera de amor Manola Linares de Zamora Antagonist
2007 Destilando Amor Minerva Olmos de Montalvo Antagonist
2009 Sortilegio Raquel Albéniz Valverde de Castelar Antagonist
2011 Rafaela Mireya Vival de Báez Main Antagonist
2012–13 La Mujer Del Vendaval Lic. Octavia Cotilla vda. de Hernández Main Antagonist
2015 Antes muerta que Lichita Sandra Madariaga Antagonist
2017 El bienamado Justina Samperio Co-Protagonist
2018 Tenías que ser tú Lorenza Supporting Role

TV series[edit]


  • Victor/Victoria
  • Cabaret
  • Amor sin barreras
  • Una pareja con Ángel
  • La pandilla (1987)
  • Blanca Nieves y los siete enanos (1986)
  • Cena De Matrimonios (2010)

Awards and nominations[edit]

Premios TVyNovelas[edit]

Year Category Telenovela Result
1990 Best Female Revelation Dulce desafío Nominated
Best Female Debut Won
1992 Best Young Lead Actress Madres egoístas Nominated
1994 Best Female Antagonist Los parientes pobres
1995 Marimar
1997 Sentimientos Ajenos Won
1999 Best Co-star Actress La usurpadora Nominated
2004 Best Female Antagonist Amor Real
2008 Destilando Amor Won
2012 Rafaela Nominated

Premios Bravo[edit]

Year Category Telenovela Result
2008 Best Actress Antagonist Destilando Amor Won

Premios de la Asociación de Cronistas y Periodistas Teatrales (ACPT)[edit]

Year Category Work Result
2007 Best Actress Revelation Víctor Victoria[5] Won
2010 Best Actress in Comedy La Güera Rodríguez [6]


  1. ^ IMDb.
  2. ^ "Chantal Andere se recupera para volver a la tv". El Universal (in Spanish). 9 March 2011. Retrieved 5 April 2011.
  3. ^ TVyNovelas (April 6, 2017).
  4. ^ "Chantal Andere da a luz un varón". People en Español. 7 May 2014. Retrieved 14 October 2016.
  5. ^ Premios ACPT a lo mejor de 2007
  6. ^ "Premios ACPT a lo mejor de 2010". Archived from the original on 2014-03-18. Retrieved 2014-05-09.