Claudia Bassols

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Claudia Bassols
Born (1979-10-03) October 3, 1979 (age 39)
Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Occupation Actress
Years active 2006–present

Claudia Bassols (Catalan: [ˈklawðiə βəˈsɔls], Spanish: [ˈklauðja βaˈsols]; born October 3, 1979) is a Spanish actress from the Catalonia region of Spain.[1][2][3]


Bassols graduated from the American School of Barcelona in 1997. Her education includes a degree in Musical Comedy (Coco Comín, Barcelona), with further drama studies in Paris, London, Los Angeles, at the University of North Carolina Wilmington, and at the National Institute of Dramatic Art. She also studied English language and literature at the University of Barcelona.

Bassols appeared with Amber Tamblyn in the 2008 film Blackout; and in 2008 was featured in the PBS series Spain... on the road Again alongside Mario Batali, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Mark Bittman. In 2009 Bassols filmed a lead role in The Eagle Path with Jean-Claude Van Damme.[3] The film was screened at Cannes in 2010, and is being released on home video in 2012.

In October 2010 Bassols was included in Esquire magazine's Sexiest Women Alive Atlas.


Spanish or Catalan language (title links are to Spanish Wikipedia)

English language


She speaks Spanish, Catalan, English, Swedish, French, and Italian.[citation needed]


  1. ^ "Tilting Windmills in Castilla la Mancha". Spain... on the road Again. September 20, 2008 (filmed October 2007). 50 minutes in. PBS. Check date values in: |= (help)
  2. ^ Woolever, Laurie (October 7, 2008). "Wine Talk: Claudia Bassols". Wine Spectator.
  3. ^ a b Valls, Ana (December 26, 2008). "Chicas que nos ponen de buen humor: Claudia Bassols". Esquire (Spanish edition).

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