Marisa Paredes has had a long and successful career as an actress in Spain and Europe, most recently with Pedro Almodóvar's All About My Mother and The Flower of My Secret, and Roberto Benigni's Life Is Beautiful. Since her beginnings in theatre and television in the 60's and 70's, through cult films, such as Agustin Villaronga's In a Glass Cage and Almodovar's Dark Habits, Marisa Paredes has garnered the recognition of the industry and the public, which culminated in her National Film Award, given by the Spanish Ministry of Culture in 1996. She has worked with some of the world's leading filmmakers, such as Arturo Ripstein and Raul Ruiz.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2002.
Marisa Paredes Facts
|Birth Name||María Luisa Paredes Bartolomé|
|Birthday||April 3, 1946 (73)|