Biography

Diana Bracho (born Diana Bracho Bordes on December 12, 1944 in Mexico City, Mexico) is a Mexican actress.

Diana Bracho is the daughter of actor/director Julio Bracho, the niece of actress Andrea Palma and the aunt of actor Julio Bracho (named after his grandfather). She married Dr. Felipe Bracho, a university professor. They have a daughter, Andrea. She married, secondly, to Rafael Cortes, an artist, designer and painter.  She made her film debut as a child actress in two of her father's films: San Felipe (1949) and Immaculate Conception(1950). She studied Philosophy and Letters in New York. She debuted professionally on stage in the play Israfel by Abelardo Rodríguez alongside Sergio Bustamante. Her television debut was in 1973. Diana Bracho won the Silver Ariel award twice, the first time in 1973. She won her second Silver Ariel for El infierno, de todos tan temído and was nominated for Best Actress for Letters from Marusia (1976) and Entre Pancho Villa y una mujer desnuda (1996). On August 6, 2002 she was appointed president of theAcademia Mexicana de Artes y Ciencias Cinematográficas. She has been involved in co-productions with countries such asThe Chess Player (France); Edmilson (Germany), The Dogs of War (Britain), The Aleph (Italy), The legend of the Drum (Spain), Antonieta (Spain) and On Wings of Eagles (United States). She starred in several television series and soap operas, notably as Leonora Navarro in the telenovela Cuna de lobos (1986), produced by Carlos Tellez. She also played the villainous Evangelina Vizcaíno in Cadenas de Amargura (1991), produced by Carlos Sotomayor. She is set to play the role of the black widow in the third season of Mujeres Asesinas. Though Diana was confirmed to star in Salvador Mejía's new telenovela: La tempestad, she rejected her participation.

Diana Bracho (born Diana Bracho Bordes on December 12, 1944 in Mexico City, Mexico) is a Mexican actress.

Diana Bracho is the daughter of actor/director Julio Bracho, the niece of actress Andrea Palma and the aunt of actor Julio Bracho (named after his grandfather). She married Dr. Felipe Bracho, a university professor. They have a daughter, Andrea. She married, secondly, to Rafael Cortes, an artist, designer and painter.  She made her film debut as a child actress in two of her father's films: San Felipe (1949) and Immaculate Conception(1950). She studied Philosophy and Letters in New York. She debuted professionally on stage in the play Israfel by Abelardo Rodríguez alongside Sergio Bustamante. Her television debut was in 1973. Diana Bracho won the Silver Ariel award twice, the first time in 1973. She won her second Silver Ariel for El infierno, de todos tan temído and was nominated for Best Actress for Letters from Marusia (1976) and Entre Pancho Villa y una mujer desnuda (1996). On August 6, 2002 she was appointed president of theAcademia Mexicana de Artes y Ciencias Cinematográficas. She has been involved in co-productions with countries such asThe Chess Player (France); Edmilson (Germany), The Dogs of War (Britain), The Aleph (Italy), The legend of the Drum (Spain), Antonieta (Spain) and On Wings of Eagles (United States). She starred in several television series and soap operas, notably as Leonora Navarro in the telenovela Cuna de lobos (1986), produced by Carlos Tellez. She also played the villainous Evangelina Vizcaíno in Cadenas de Amargura (1991), produced by Carlos Sotomayor. She is set to play the role of the black widow in the third season of Mujeres Asesinas. Though Diana was confirmed to star in Salvador Mejía's new telenovela: La tempestad, she rejected her participation.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 40

Birthday 1944-12-12

Place of Birth Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Conversando con Cristina Pacheco (1 episode) as Diana Bracho
2019 For Better, For Worse
2018 A ti te quería encontrar
2017 My husband has a family (2 episodes) as Blanca Gómez Beltrán de Córcega
2016 Secrets at the Hotel (1 episode) as Teresa Alarcón
2015 María Bonita as María Félix
2013 My Universe in Lowercase as Josefina
2013 Loving You is all I want (1 episode) as Lucrecia Ugarte de Montesinos
2013 Amorous Pancho Villa as Señora Corral
2013 Martin at Dawn as Lucía
2011 La noche de las flores
2008 Divina confusión as Julia
2008 3:19 as Lucía
2008 Burning for Revenge (205 episodes) as Doña Gabriela Acevedo Vda. de Elizondo
2007 Eros una vez María as María, madre de Tonatiuh
2007 Burn the Bridges as Catalina
2007 Curse of the Weeping Woman: J-ok'el as J-ok'el
2003 Dreaming of Julia as Beta
2002 Las caras de la Luna
2002 Vivir mata as Reportera
2001 Y Tu Mamá También as Silvia Allende de Iturbide
1996 De muerte natural
1996 Between Pancho Villa and a Naked Woman as Gina López
1993 Capricho (1 episode) as Eugenia Montaño de Aranda
1992 Serpientes y escaleras as Adelaida
1991 Cadenas de amargura (1 episode) as Evangelina Vizcaíno Lara
1988 El secreto de Romelia
1986 Den of Wolves (1 episode) as Leonora Navarro
1986 Redondo as María Magdalena
1985 Historias violentas
1982 I Don't Know For Sure, But I Suppose as Dalia
1982 Entre paréntesis
1981 El infierno de todos tan temido
1979 La tía Alejandra
1976 Las Poquianchis as Adelina
1976 El hombre del puente
1976 Letters from Marusia as Luisa
1975 El cumpleaños del perro as Silvia Ballesteros
1974 The Holy Office as Mariana de Carvajal
1973 Castle of Purity as Utopía

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