Lina Morgan

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Excelentísima Señora Doña
Lina Morgan
OAXS MML
Lina Morgan 2012 (cropped).jpg
Born María de los Ángeles López Segovia
(1936-03-20)20 March 1936
Madrid, Spain
Died 19 August 2015(2015-08-19) (aged 79)
Madrid, Spain
Occupation Actress
Years active 1949-2008

María de los Ángeles López Segovia OAXS MML (20 March 1936 – 19 August 2015), better known as Lina Morgan, was a Spanish film, theatre and television actress and showgirl.[1][2]

Biography[edit]

Morgan was born during the Spanish Civil War, to Emilio López Roldán and Julia García Segovia, and was their fourth child. When she was 16, Morgan began working as a showgirl. She received her first major role in 1956 with the movie Mujeres or Diosas, replacing actress Mercedes Llofriu. It was during this time that she adopted her screen name of "Lina Morgan".

Awards[edit]

  • Best Actress at the TP de Oro (1995, won for Compuesta y sin novio)
  • Best TV Actress at the Fotogramas de Plata (1995, nominated for Compuesta y sin novio)
  • Best Actress at the TP de Oro (1997, won for Hostal Royal Manzanares)
  • Best Actress at the TP de Oro (1998, won for Hostal Royal Manzanares)
  • Special Jury Award - Television at the Ondas Awards (1998, won)
  • Best TV Actress at the Fotogramas de Plata (1998, nominated for Hostal Royal Manzanares)
  • Best Actress at the TP de Oro (1999, nominated for Hostal Royal Manzanares)
  • Best Acting at the Atv Awards (1999, nominated for Hostal Royal Manzanares)
  • Best Actress at the TP de Oro (2002, nominated for Academia de baile Gloria)

Filmography[edit]

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