Laura Flores

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Flores and the second or maternal family name is Heras.
Laura Flores
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Laura Flores in 2008
Born Laura Aurora Flores Heras
(1963-08-23) August 23, 1963 (age 52)
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 Flores (born Laura Aurora Flores Heras on August 23, 1963 in Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico) is a Mexican actress, hostess and singer.[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]

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]

Films[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1983 Preparatoria Film debut
1984 Siempre en domingo
1984 Juntos
1986 Bestia nocturna
1990 Comando marino Patricia
1993 Dos fantasmas sinvergüenzas
1993 Los temerarios

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1980 El combate Mariana Television debut
1981 El derecho de nacer Amelia
1982 En busca del paraíso Yolanda
1984 Tú eres mi destino Rosa Martha
1984 Los años felices María T.
1985 Los años pasan María
1985 Cartas de amor
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 "Nunca más" (Season 10, Episode 1)
1994 El amor tiene cara de mujer Victoria Lead role
1994 El vuelo del águila Emperatriz Carlota
1995 Al derecho y al derbez 1 episode
1996 Marisol Sandra Luján
1997 El alma no tiene color Guadalupe Roldán
1998 Gotita de amor María Fernanda De Santiago
1999 Tres mujeres Sandra María Aguirre
1999 Cuento de Navidad An angel (The pretty woman)
2000 Siempre te amaré Victoria Robles de Castellanos / Amparo Rivas
2000 Carita de ángel Laura
2002 Cómplices al rescate Rocío Cantú de Del Río Co-lead role
2003 La década furiosa Host Television film
2005 Piel de otoño Lucía Villareal de Mendoza Lead role
2005 Bajo el mismo techo Laura Acosta 30 episodes
2006 Mundo de fieras Regina Guerra de Martínez Co-lead role
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 Co-lead role
2009—10 Corazón salvaje María del Rosario Montes de Oca Co-lead role
2010—11 Llena de amor Ernestina "Netty" Pavón Co-lead role
2011 Una familia con suerte Yuyú Arteaga
2012 Un refugio para el amor Roselena de Torreslanda
2013 Nueva vida María
2014 En otra piel Mónica Serrano
2014 Reina de corazones Sara Smith / Virginia de la Vega Co-lead role
2015-present ¿Quién es quién? Inés[4] Co-lead role

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[5]

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 2010-04-21. 
  2. ^ "Premios a Lo Mejor De La Música Latina". El Tiempo (in Spanish) (Casa Editorial El Tiempo S.A.). April 8, 1997. Retrieved June 10, 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 June 14, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Telemundo inicia las grabaciones de la novela "Quién es Quién"". Telemundo.com (in Spanish). Telemundo. August 18, 2015. Retrieved August 21, 2015. 
  5. ^ TVyEspectáculos "Laura Flores nominada al premio TV&Novelas como Mejor actriz coestelar"-actualizado febrero de 2010

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