Verónica Orozco

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Verónica Orozco
Birth name Verónica Orozco Aristizábal
Born (1979-06-08) June 8, 1979 (age 37)
Bogotá, Colombia
Genres Latin pop, pop rock
Years active 1992-present
Labels Capitol Latin, EMI Music

Verónica Orozco (born Verónica Orozco Aristizábal on June 8, 1979) is a Colombian actress and singer.

Private life[edit]

Her older sister is actress Ana María Orozco. Her mother is Carmenza Aristizábal Hoyos and her father is actor Luís Fernando Orozco. In January, 2007, she married Martín de Francisco in Villa de Leyva.

Career[edit]

Orozco was a part of the Colombian TV musical show Okidoki, which led her to release three albums under the group name Okidoki in the early 1990s. In 2006 Orozco started her solo career releasing the successful album Verónica Orozco. Her first single was "Las bragas", which had a lot of controversy around the lyrics suggesting lesbianism. Her second single was "Miénteme". It won an award for "Video del Año" (video of the year) in Los Premios Shock (Shock Awards). Her third single was "descarada". She performed the song in Los Premios TV y Novelas and at one of the Nuestra Tierra 2007 concerts.

She is currently starring in a new Colombian TV show called Protegido airing on the RCN Colombian Channel. The program first aired on May 6, 2007.

She also participated in the 2006 La Mega: Nuestra Tierra concerts, which showcased Colombian performers.

Verónica is actually filming with her role as Lina in Los Protegidos. She later stated she would focus again in her music career and her second studio album was expected in mid-2009, but as of today no reports have been made about she whether will be or not hitting the studio again to record new songs.

Movies[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2001 Bogotá 2016 Cameo Cameo in the segment "La venus virtual"
2006 A Ton of Luck Dayana
2006 Bluff Rosmery, the death girl
2012 Sanandresito Fanny Correa

Television series[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1992 Oki Doki Vainilla
1998 La Madre Lucía Suarez
1999 Francisco el Matemático Magdalena Rivera
2000 Alicia en el País de las Mercancías Alicia Cardona First Protagonic Role
2001 Isabel me la Veló Isabel Vargas Second Protagonic Role
2002 La Lectora Laura Cervantes
2004 Las Noches de Luciana Katia Lopera
2007 El Elegido - Publicity commercial for TV starring by Verónica Orozco and Sebastian Martinez
2008 Los Protegidos Lina Santana
2010 A Corazón Abierto Dr. María Alejandra Rivas Cavalier Third and the most important and famous Protagonic Role
2015 Anonima Victoria Cuartas

Solo discography[edit]

Albums[edit]

Singles[edit]

  • "Las bragas" (2006)
  • "Miénteme" (2007)
  • "Descarada" (2007)
  • "¿Dónde está mi Varón?" (2016)

Notes:

  • Her song "Pasion Asesina" was included in the Colombian movie Soñar no Cuesta Nada, in which she was featured, playing the role of a stripper.
  • Her song "Las Bragas" was the theme song for the Mexican TV show SOS.

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