Yolanda Ventura

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Yolanda Ventura
Born Yolanda Ventura
(1968-10-21) October 21, 1968 (age 48)
Barcelona, Spain
Other names "La ficha amarilla" ("The yellow pawn")
Occupation Actress and Singer

Yolanda Ventura (born on October 21, 1968 in Barcelona, Spain) is a Spanish actress and singer. She is best known for roles in Mexican telenovelas and is a former member of the Spanish children's music band Parchís. She is the daughter of Spanish musician Rudi Ventura and former wife of Mexican actor Alejandro Aragón. They have a son named Alejandro. Now she's divorced and currently has a relationship with Mexican actor Odiseo Bichir.

She joined Parchís after a recording company posted an advertisement looking for kids who could sing, dance, and act. A few months later, in 1979, the band was formed and name after the Spanish version of the Pachisi board game. The band was a success in Spain and Latin America, they recorded five albums and filmed seven movies (three in Argentina).

In the mid-1980s, the band split. Yolanda moved to Mexico in the early 1990s obtaining the role of Astrid in Lucía Méndez's telenovela Amor de nadie. She then joined the cast of Muchachitas after the soap became a hit. She then played a prostitute in the smash hit Corazón salvaje.


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