Maite Perroni is a Mexican actress and singer who is known for her roles in several Mexican telenovelas. Some of the telenovelas she has appeared in include Cachito de Cielo, Cuidado con el ángel, Rebelde, La Gata, Papá a toda madre, Triunfo del Amor, Antes muerta que Lichita and Mi Pecado. Her work on Antes muerta que Lichita, earned her several awards.
Though already pretty popular to begin with, her popularity grew and she gained international recognition when she became a member of RBD, a Latin Grammy-nominated pop group. The group was operational from 2004 until its separation in 2009. Having sold over 60 million records worldwide, they are presently the most successful Latin pop group of all time.
In 2012, she signed a contract with Warner Music Group. The next year, 2013, Maite released Eclipse De Luna, her debut solo album. Eclipse De Luna was a commercial success and it debuted at the Amprofon Top 20’s third position. It also made it to the second position in Latin Pop Albums and the ninth position in the Billboard Latin Albums.
Bio: Her Childhood & Family Life
Maite Perroni Beorlegui was born in Mexico City on the 9th of March, 1983 to Javier Perroni and Maite Beorlegui. Though born in Mexico City, the actress was raised in Guadalajara until the age of twelve when her family returned to Mexico City. Maite has two younger brothers – Francisco, who was born in 1992, and Adolfo, who was born in 1986.
From a young age, the future star displayed natural talent when it came to singing, acting and she soon began appearing in commercials and music videos. At school, she got involved in dancing, singing, and acting as a way to hone her craft. When Maite Perroni graduated from high school, she joined Televisa’s acting school – Centro de Educación Artística (CEA) – and signed up for the three-year course (which ended up taking her only two years to complete).
Maite Perroni: Acting Career And Breakthrough
After graduation, she was cast as Guadalupe “Lupita” Fernandez, in the Mexican telenovela Rebelde, a show which lasted only three seasons but shot her into the national limelight.
She also joined RBD, a music group, with which she became an international, award-winning artist, performing in sold-out shows in Ecuador, Brazil, Spain, and Mexico. This has led to her starting her own clothing line – Colección Maite Perroni, capitalizing on her success. She has also released a solo album which was also met with commercial acclaim.
Maite Perroni has also voiced several animated characters and has appeared in several telenovelas over the years, proving that she indeed has the Midas touch.
In 2008, She became one of the first Latin women to have a Barbie doll modeled after her, cementing her status as an icon in the industry. Her Barbie doll was a success all across Latin America and in the United States.
She currently has over 3 million Instagram followers, 4 Million Twitter followers, 8 Million Facebook fans, and 600,00 Youtube subscribers.
The actress has won several awards over the years including Tvynovelas Award’s “Best Actress in a Leading Role”, Tvynovelas Award’s “Best Young Actress” for the soap opera, and Premios Juventud 2016’s “Favorite Leading Actress”. In 2016, she was named one of the “100 Most Beautiful Faces 2016” and she was later named one of “The 50 Most Beautiful People in the World”.
5 Other facts About Maite Perroni
1. The actress has a total net worth of $2 million which is as a result of all her years of hard work and dedication to the industry.
2. Maite Perroni is in amazing shape. Her listed height is 5 ft 3 in (160 cm) while her weight is recorded to be 56 kg (123.5 lbs). Her other body measurements are 34-26-36 in. Her dress size is 8 (US), her shoe size is 6.5 (US) and her bra size is 32B.
3. She currently lives in Los Angeles, California.
4. In 2009, Univision named her the new queen of the telenovelas. Univision is an American Spanish-language television network that produces everything from sitcoms to reality shows, dramas, news, and sports.
5. She is currently in a relationship with Koko Stambuk, a Chilean producer. The two have been together since October 2014.
She has previously dated Guido Laris – the musical director of RBD, Carlos de la Mota – a Dominican actor, and Mané De La Parra – a Mexican actor