Nora Salinas

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Ortiz and the second or maternal family name is Salinas.
Nora Salinas
Born Nora Alicia Ortiz Salinas
(1976-06-07) June 7, 1976 (age 40)
Monterrey, México
Occupation Actress, model
Years active 1994–present
Height 5' 7" (1.72 m)
Spouse(s) Miguel Borbolla (2002-2004)
Mauricio Becker (2009-2012)
Children Jose Miguel Borbolla Ortiz (b. 1.9.2002)
Scarlett Becker Ortiz (b.19.7. 2010)
Parent(s) Nora Alicia Salinas de León<Jose Luis Ortiz>
Relatives José Luis, Natalia y Karla (siblings)

Nora Salinas (born Nora Alicia Ortiz Salinas on June 7, 1975 in Monterrey, México) is a Mexican actress and former model. She has appeared in numerous soap operas, several plays and film "Cicatrices" for which she won a "Diosa de Plata" award as New Actress.

Career[edit]

Salinas first obtained international recognition in the telenovela "Esmeralda" alongside Leticia Calderon, as the damsel in distress Graciela. She was noticed in Esmeralda for her ability to portray the dramatic and often extremely love-obsessed character of Graciela who was in love with a poor foreman Adrian (Alejandro Ruiz) but has to suffer under the control of her aristocratic mother Fatima (Laura Zapata).

She was further internationally recognized as the antagonist Fedra in the telenovela "Rosalinda". In Rosalinda, Salinas portrayed a cruel and ambitious woman who makes the lead character, Rosalinda (Thalia) suffer. As a new twist in her career, veering away from her villainous and often mature roles, Salinas joined the telenovela for children, "Carita de Angel". In "Carita de Angel" Salinas gave life to the character of Tia Pelucas. Salinas showcased her comic side in "Carita de Angel" and was identified with the characters various wig color changes.

Her more recent important work is Fuego en la Sangre, where she portrayed the role of the conservative Sarita, who eventually discovers true love from a man who happens to be her family's mortal enemy.

Personal life[edit]

Nora was born in Monterrey. Her parents are Nora Alicia Salinas de León and Jose Luis Ortiz. Her siblings are José Luis, Natalia y Karla. She was a model before she became an actress, and she won 'Miss Tamaulipas' in 1993 and came in second place in the Miss Mexico Pageant the same year. Later in 1996 she won the 'El Rostro del Heraldo' award.

Salinas was married briefly to Miguel Borbolla, from 2002 to 2004, and they have a son together, José Miguel, born in 2002. She has a daughter called Scarlett Becker Ortiz, born in 2010 with Mauricio Becker.

Filmography[edit]

Films[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2005 Cicatrices Clara Debut film

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1994 Agujetas de color de rosa Jessica Television debut
1996 Confidente de secundaria Bianca
1997 Esmeralda Graciela
1999 Rosalinda Fedra Pérez Romero
2000 DKDA: Sueños de juventud Leticia del Rosal
2000–01 Carita de ángel Estefanía Larios de Gamboa
2001 María Belén Ana del Río
2001 Navidad sin fin Alejandra
2004 Amy, la niña de la mochila azul Dr. Emilia Álvarez-Vega
2005 Sueños y caramelos Lupita
2006 La fea más bella Carolina Ángeles
2007 Destilando amor Karla
2007 Amor sin maquillaje Adriana
2008 Fuego en la sangre Sarita Elizondo Acevedo
2009 Tiempo final Cristina Sarmiento Episode: "Periodista"
2009–10 Atrévete a soñar Nora 3 episodes
2011 Como dice el dicho Elena Episode: "Quien mucho amenaza"
2011 Historias delirantes Susana Episode: "La adivina"
2012 Un refugio para el amor Aurora 3 episodes
2013 Nueva vida Clara 2 episodes
2013 La Tempestad Rebeca
2014 La malquerida Juliana Palacios
2015 Amores con trampa Estefany
2017 El bienamado TBA

Awards and nominations[edit]

TVyNovelas Awards[edit]

Year Category Telenovela Result
1997 Best Female Revelation Confidente de secundaria Nominated
1998 Best Co-star Actress Esmeralda Won
2000 Best Female Antagonist Rosalinda Nominated
2007 Best Co-star Actress La fea más bella

Premios Diosa de Plata[edit]

Year Category Telenovela Result
2006 Best Female Revelation Cicatrices Won

As herself[edit]

Year Title TV-Show
2004 Premios TVyNovelas Herself
El efecto dominó
Big Brother VIP: México
Big Brother VIP 3
2005 Celebremos México: Para amarte más
Lo que no vio de premios - TVyNovelas
2007 Premios TVyNovelas

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