Jimena Barón

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Jimena Barón
Born Jimena Barón
(1987-05-24) 24 May 1987 (age 30)
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Occupation actress and singer
Years active


5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)
Children 1

1998–Martín Fierro Award for Best Child Actress

1998–Argentine Film Critics Association Award for Best New Actress

Jimena Barón (born 24 May 1987 in Buenos Aires); is an Argentine actress and singer. The sister of actor Federico Barón,[1] she debuted in 1998 in television series Gasoleros, for which she won Martín Fierro Award for Best Child Actor. She also won the Argentine Film Critics Association Award for Best New Actress for her role in 1998 film El Faro.[2] Barón is also well known for her roles in series Son amores, Los Roldán and Casi Ángeles.

Personal life[edit]

She is sister of Argentine actor Federico Barón. In 1998, she made her debut as actress in film El faro, and also in television series Gasoleros, when she was 11 years old.

She met the soccer player Daniel Osvaldo by phone, under the suggestion of actress Eugenia Tobal. He was playing in Italy at the time, and returned to Argentina to meet her under the pretense of a legal problem. She left the cast of Sos mi hombre and moved to Italy with him, and he left his wife Elena Braccini and his two daughters. He had a son with Jimena, and both of them returned to Argentina when he signed for Boca Juniors. He break up with Baron in 2015, under controversial circumstances.[3] She is now known to be dating Argentinian tennis star, Juan Martín del Potro


Year Title Format Role Notes
1998 Gasoleros TV Series Loli Martín Fierro Award for Best Child Actress
El Faro Film Young Aneta Argentine Film Critics Association Award for Best New Actress
2000 Calientes TV Series Malena
2001 El soldero de mi vida TV Series Ana "Anita" Campos
2002–03 Son amores TV Series Lila
2004–05 Los Roldán TV Series María Roldán González
2006 Sos mi vida TV Series María Victoria Lopéz
2007 Son de Fierro TV Serie Estefania Wonmes
2008 Por amor a vos TV Series María Concepción Molinari
2009–10 Casi Ángeles TV Series Esperanza Bauer
2009–10 Casi Ángeles Theatre Adaptation of Casi Ángeles
2011 Los únicos TV Series Poly
2015 Esperanza mía TV series Gilda


Studio albums[edit]

List of studio albums with selected details and chart positions
Title Studio album details Peaks
La Tonta 19


List of singles showing year released and album name
Title Year Peaks Album
"La Tonta" 2017 6 La Tonta
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.

Promotional singles[edit]

Title Year Album
"No Te Siento" 2016 La Tonta
"La Tormenta"

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category For Result
1998 Martín Fierro Awards Best Child Actress Gasoleros Won
Argentine Film Critics Association Awards Best New Actress El Faro Won[2]


  1. ^ Biography for Jimena Barón at the Internet Movie Database
  2. ^ a b Awards for Barón at the Internet Movie Database
  3. ^ Pablo Procopio and Juan Cruz Sánchez Mariño. "JIMENA BARON Y DANIEL OSVALDO. "Esto se terminó. No soporto que el padre de mi hijo me diga `prostituta´"" [Jimena Baron and Daniel Osvaldo: "This is over. I can not put up with the father of my son calling me a 'whore'"] (in Spanish). Gente. Retrieved July 17, 2015. 
  4. ^ "Los discos más vendidos". Diario de Cultura (in Spanish). Grupo Ilhsa. Archived from the original on 27 September 2017. Retrieved 26 September 2017. 
  5. ^ "Jimena Barón presentó "La Tonta", la canción que le dedicó a Daniel Osvaldo". Infobae (in Spanish). 21 July 2017. Retrieved 31 July 2017. 
  6. ^ "Top 20 Nacional Argentina – Del 23 al 29 de Octubre, 2017" (in Spanish). Monitor Latino. 23 October 2017. Retrieved 30 October 2017. 

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