Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Lupe Ontiveros (born September 17, 1942) is an American film and television actress. Ontiveros has acted in numerous films and television shows, most often playing a maid or, more recently, an all-knowing grandmother; she estimates she has played a maid between 150 and 300 times on screen. Description above from the Wikipedia article Lupe Ontiveros , licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Lupe Ontiveros (born September 17, 1942) is an American film and television actress. Ontiveros has acted in numerous films and television shows, most often playing a maid or, more recently, an all-knowing grandmother; she estimates she has played a maid between 150 and 300 times on screen. Description above from the Wikipedia article Lupe Ontiveros , licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 47

Birthday 1942-09-17

Day of Death 2012-07-26

Place of Birth El Paso, Texas, U.S.

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

The Americans (0 episodes) as Lucia Valenzuela
Universal Signs as Claire
2014 Cry Now as Rosario
2014 Journey of a Female Comic
2014 Guido as Maria
2012 Common Law (1 episode)
2012 ¡Rob! (8 episodes) as Abuelita
2011 Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2 as Mrs. Cortez
2010 Our Family Wedding as Momma Cecilia
2008 El Superstar: The Unlikely Rise of Juan Frances as Nena
2007 Reaper (1 episode)
2007 Dark Mirror as Grace
2006 A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story as Mami
2005 Weeds (1 episode) as Nun
2005 Mind of Mencia (1 episode)
2004 Maya & Miguel (70 episodes)
2004 Desperate Housewives (25 episodes)
2004 30 Days Until I'm Famous as Rosa Moreno
2002 Greetings From Tucson (22 episodes) as Magdalena Tiant
2002 Real Women Have Curves as Carmen Garcia
2001 Reba (1 episode)
2000 Chuck & Buck as Beverly Franco
1999 Candyman: Day of the Dead as Abuela
1999 Family Guy (1 episode)
1997 As Good as It Gets as Nora Manning
1997 The Brave as Maria
1997 Selena as Yolanda Saldívar
1997 King of the Hill (1 episode)
1995 ...And the Earth Did Not Swallow Him as Doña Rosa
1993 Dudley (6 episodes) as Marta
1991 Dolly Dearest as Camilla
1989 Tales from the Crypt (1 episode)
1989 Those She Left Behind as Rosa
1987 Born in East L.A. as Rudy's mother
1985 The Goonies as Rosalita
1984 Punky Brewster (1 episode)
1983 El Norte as Nacha
1982 The Border as Madam in Whorehouse
1982 Fame (1 episode)
1981 Zoot Suit as Dolores
1981 Hill Street Blues (3 episodes)
1978 The White Shadow (2 episodes)
1978 The Big Fix as Maid
1977 Eight Is Enough (1 episode)
1976 Charlie's Angels (1 episode)
1976 Alice (1 episode)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (1 episode)

Production

Universal Signs Producer

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