Laura Flores

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Laura Flores
Laura Flores en SMSIYEE.jpg
Laura Flores in 2013
Born Laura Aurora Flores Heras
(1963-08-23) 23 August 1963 (age 53)
Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico
Other names Laura Flores
Occupation Actress, singer, hostess
Spouse(s) Miguel Duran
Sergio Faccelli (1986–1989)
José Ramón Diez (1998–2007)
Children Maria, Patricio, Alejandro and Ana Sofía

Laura Aurora Flores Heras (born August 23, 1963) is a Mexican actress, hostess and singer from Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico.[1]

Biography[edit]

Laura Flores had a hit single for her telenovela a grammy winning single El Alma No Tiene Color ("The Soul Has No Color"), a duet with Marco Antonio Solís. Her first taste of stardom came when she joined Hermanos y Amigos,[1] whose band members were her family. The group carried out extensive tours in Mexico, the Netherlands, Germany and Spain for almost three years.

Flores' desire to be better prepared in the field of acting led her to study acting in El Centro de Estudios Artísticos de Televisa (CEA). Her first acting opportunity came during a musical presentation in Tampico, where a producer offered her a role in the telenovela El combate, starring Ignacio López Tarso.

Music was within her, and in 1980 Luis de Llano Macedo offered her the opportunity to sing and record some songs in English in the program Noche de Noche, hosted by Verónica Castro. In 1981 Laura starred in her first musical, Los Fantásticos. She later became the conductor of various special programs in which were portrayed during the early 1980s. In 1992, she recorded her first solo CD, Barcos de Papel, which made her carry out tours throughout all of the Mexican Republic.

In 1986, Laura married songwriter and singer Sergio Faccelli, who produced De Corazón a Corazón y Fruto Prohibido; but the relationship was cut short, ending in three years. She has participated in important novels such as Los Años pasan, Clarisa, El vuelo del águila, Marisol, El mor tiene cara de mujer, El alma no tiene color, Gotita de amor, and Siempre te amaré. In the year of 2005, after a temporary departure, she returned to the acting scene, starring in Piel de otoño.

In 1995, she sang some of her songs in a radio station event in the famous "Rancho Moreno" in Chino, California. At the 9th Lo Nuestro Awards, Flores received a nomination for Regional Mexican Female Singer of the Year.[2] The following year, Flores was nominated for Pop Singer of the Year.[3]

From 1995 to 1997, she hosted the Mexican version of Wheel of Fortune, La Rueda de la Fortuna. The program aired on El Canal De Las Estrellas ("The Channel of the Stars.")

In 2006, she played a co-protagonist role in Mundo de Fieras with César Évora. The next year, she continue working as his wife in Al Diablo con los Guapos as a villain who later turns good.

In 2008, she left the program Hoy to give way for a telenovela En Nombre del Amor as Camila Ríos, the mother of the villain.

In 2009, she was part of the telenovela Corazón salvaje as Juan del Diablo's mother.

In fall 2010, she appeared on Mujeres Asesinas.

Since 2014, Flores is now working with Telemundo. She first played a special participation in En Otra Piel as Mónica Serrano, and later became part of the main cast of Reina de Corazones.

For her work in television and in the recording industry, Flores has had her handprints embedded at the Paseo de las Luminarias in Mexico City.

Filmography[edit]

Television, television films and series
Year Title Role Notes
1980 El combate Mariana
1981 El derecho de nacer Amelia
1982 En busca del paraíso Yolanda
1984 Tú eres mi destino Rosa Martha
1984 Los años felices María
1985 Los años pasan María Sequel to Los años felices
1985 Cartas de amor Unknown role
1986 Ave Fénix Paulina
1990 Mi pequeña Soledad Dulce María
1991 La pícara soñadora Mónica Rochild #1
1993 Clarisa Elidé González León
1994 Mujer, casos de la vida real Unknown role Episode: "Nunca más"
1994 El amor tiene cara de mujer Victoria
1994 El vuelo del águila Emperatriz Carlota
1996 Marisol Sandra Luján
1997 El alma no tiene color Guadalupe Roldán
1998 Gotita de amor María Fernanda De Santiago
1999 Cuento de Navidad An angel (The pretty woman)
1999 Tres mujeres Sandra María Aguirre
2000 Siempre te amaré Victoria Robles de Castellanos / Amparo Rivas
2000 Carita de ángel Laura
2002 Cómplices al rescate Rocío Cantú de Del Río
2003 La decada furiosa Host Television film
2004–05 Piel de otoño Lucía Villareal de Mendoza
2005 Bajo el mismo techo Laura Acosta
2006 Mundo de fieras Regina Guerra de Martínez
2007 Destilando amor Priscilla
2007–08 Al diablo con los guapos Luciana Arango de Belmonte
2008 Las tontas no van al cielo Luciana Arango
2008 Secretos Miriam Garza 2 episodes
2008–09 En nombre del amor Camila Ríos de Mondragón
2009–10 Corazón salvaje María del Rosario Montes de Oca
2010–11 Llena de amor Ernestina Pavón / Netty
2011 Una familia con suerte Yuyú Arteaga
2012 Un refugio para el amor Roselena de Torreslanda
2013 Nueva vida María Episode: "Todos mis hijos"
2014 En otra piel Mónica Serrano
2014 Reina de corazones Sara Smith / Virginia de la Vega
2015–16 ¿Quién es quién? Inés González
2016 Señora Acero: La Coyote Edelmira Rigores 19 episodes
2017 La fan Paloma 21 episodes

Awards and nominations[edit]

Premios TVyNovelas[edit]

Year Category Telenovela Result
1983 Best Female Revelation El Derecho de Nacer Won
1985 Best Young Lead Actress Los años felices Nominated
Best Female Antagonist Clarisa
2007 Best Co-Star Actress Mundo de Fieras
2010 Corazón Salvaje[4]

Premios People en Español[edit]

Year Category Telenovela Result
2012 Best Supporting Actress Un Refugio para el Amor Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Biography". Univision.com. 2006. Retrieved 21 April 2010. 
  2. ^ "Premios a Lo Mejor De La Música Latina". El Tiempo (in Spanish). Casa Editorial El Tiempo S.A. 8 April 1997. Retrieved 10 June 2013. 
  3. ^ Barquero, Christopher (1998). "Premios Lo Nuestro: Los galardones a la música latina serán entregados en mayo próximo". La Nación (in Spanish). Grupo Nación GN, S.A. Retrieved 14 June 2013. 
  4. ^ TVyEspectáculos "Laura Flores nominada al premio TV&Novelas como Mejor actriz coestelar"-actualizado febrero de 2010

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