Leonor Varela
Chilean actor
Leonor Varela
Leonor Varela Palma is a Chilean actress and model. She played the character Cleopatra in the 1999 film Cleopatra. She also has actively participated in various ecological causes such as "Save The Whales Again".
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Leonor Varela's personal information overview.
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The Most Influential Celebrity Baby Names Of 2015
Huffington Post - about 1 year
Some of most popular names in the U.S. today prove that celebrities influence baby name trends. Nicole Richie’s Harlow, Gwen Stefani’s Kingston, and half of the names chosen by the Jolie-Pitts have risen in popularity thanks to famous families. High profile birth announcements can take an already rising name and put it on more parents' short lists, like Channing Tatum’s Everly. Or it can transform an obscure choice, like Marlowe, into everyone’s new favorite. As 2015 draws to a close, Nameberry takes a look at the celebrity baby name choices likely to influence baby naming in 2016 and beyond. Charlotte One of biggest celebrity stories of 2015 was the birth of Her Royal Highness, Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana of Cambridge. Just days after Charlotte’s birth was announced, we learned that the name had cracked the U.S. top 10. It’s a classic choice, not a trendy one, but it’s still a name to watch in 2016. Josey Naya Rivera named her baby boy Josey, a name traditional ...
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The Most Influential Celebrity Baby Names Of 2015
Huffington Post - about 1 year
Some of most popular names in the U.S. today prove that celebrities influence baby name trends. Nicole Richie’s Harlow, Gwen Stefani’s Kingston, and half of the names chosen by the Jolie-Pitts have risen in popularity thanks to famous families. High profile birth announcements can take an already rising name and put it on more parents' short lists, like Channing Tatum’s Everly. Or it can transform an obscure choice, like Marlowe, into everyone’s new favorite. As 2015 draws to a close, Nameberry takes a look at the celebrity baby name choices likely to influence baby naming in 2016 and beyond. Charlotte One of biggest celebrity stories of 2015 was the birth of Her Royal Highness, Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana of Cambridge. Just days after Charlotte’s birth was announced, we learned that the name had cracked the U.S. top 10. It’s a classic choice, not a trendy one, but it’s still a name to watch in 2016. Josey Naya Rivera named her baby boy Josey, a name traditional ...
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Paramount acquires distribution rights of ‘Captive’
Indian Television - almost 2 years
MUMBAI: Paramount Pictures has secured the worldwide distribution rights to Captive, starring David Oyelowo and Kate Mara. The studio will release the film on 18 September, 2015.   Directed by veteran filmmaker Jerry Jameson, the film is based on the book Unlikely Angel: The Untold Story of the Atlanta Hostage Hero by Ashley Smith with Stacy Mattingly. The film’s screenplay is by Brian Bird.   Oyelowo said, “I was drawn to this story because it beautifully illustrates how a broken spirit can be healed by an unexpected source of hope. I feel blessed to be continuing my very fruitful relationship with Paramount.”   Also starring Michael K Williams, Mimi Rogers, Jessica Oyelowo and Leonor Varela, the film was produced by Terry Botwick, Jerry Jameson, David Oyelowo and Ken Wales in addition to BN Films' Alex Garcia, Lucas Akoskin and Katrina Wolfe. The executive producers are Santiago Garcia Galvan, BN's Jonathan Gray, Elliott Lester, Ralph Winter and Bird. BN fully fi ...
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Leonor Varela Welcomes a Son
People Magazine - over 4 years
"Matteo V. Akoskin is finally in our arms," the actress, who also shared a sweet snapshot, Tweeted
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Dallas actress Leonor Varela pregnant
Calgary Sun - over 4 years
Dallas actress Leonor Varela is pregnant with her first child.
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Dallas Star Leonor Varela Pregnant With First Child
US Magazine - over 4 years
Baby news on the Dallas set! PHOTOS: Star mom's best parenting advice Leonor Varela is expecting her child with producer Lucas Akoskin this fall, her rep confirms to Us Weekly. PHOTOS: Stars and their dads The Chilean actress currently stars on TNT's revival of Dallas. Varela, 39, plays Marta Del Sol, a sexy villain. PHOTOS: Celeb moms on the go "She is someone who is ready to do whatever it takes to accomplish her goals. She's constantly on her toes," Varela told Entertainment Tonight about her character. "She's street smart from being burned before, so she is willing to do things outside her ethical comfort zone in order to get things done. And that's one of the things I love about her -- you can label her as a bad guy, but at the same time, in a world where you have to survive, you have to do what it takes." This article originally appeared on Usmagazine.com: Dallas Star Leonor Varela Pregnant With First Child
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Another 2012 San Diego Comic-Con Exclusive from Gentle Giant: Blade II Blu-ray with Bonus Reaper Figure
Dread Central - over 4 years
What better way to wrap up the week than with another 2012 San Diego Comic-Con exclusive heading our way? This one's from Gentle Giant Studios (click here for the rest of what they'll have at the show), and fans of the Blade series will want to take note. Check out their Blade II Blu-ray with a bonus Reaper figure: Blade II is a 2002 American vampire superhero action film based on the fictional Marvel Comics character Blade. It is the sequel of the first film and the second part of the Blade film series. This special limited edition Blu-ray release for San Diego Comic-Con 2012 includes a bonus Blade Reaper bust. 500 Pieces. The film directed by Guillermo del Toro and starring Wesley Snipes as Blade has an all-star supporting cast that includes Kris Kristofferson, Ron Perlman, Leonor Varela, Norman Reedus, Thomas Kretschmann, and Luke Goss. Synopsis: A rare mutation has occurred within the vampire community: the Reaper. Reapers are so consumed with an insatiable bloodlust tha ...
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Homenaje a José González y Angustias Ortuza, dos de los abuelos de la Villa - Diario Bahía de Cádiz
Google News - over 5 years
Acto seguido, la alcaldesa, María Eva Corrales y la delegada del Mayor junto con los portavoces de los cuatro grupos municipales de la Corporación, Oscar Curtido (PP) Lorenzo Sánchez (RRUU), Leonor Varela (PSOE), y Manuel Helices (IU) fueron los
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Ex Papi Ricky Belén Soto: “Quiero llegar a Hollywood” - La Nación (Chile)
Google News - over 5 years
La pequeña actriz ya cumplió 14 años, es toda una señorita que sueña con parecerse a Leonor Varela y pisar la alfombra roja. En agosto estrena nuevo programa a través de un canal de internet y cosecha fanáticos hasta en el lejano Marruecos
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The Last Wild Place - Flagstaff Live
Google News - over 5 years
The film was also translated into Spanish and narrated by a famous Chilean actress named Leonor Varela. The Spanish version recently premiered in Santiago alongside “180° South,” which Martin also worked on. He says he thinks their work has made a
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Leonor Varela en el regreso de DALLAS - Gay Magazine
Google News - over 5 years
Pablo Salvador Sepúlveda nos presenta una interesante nota sobre el regreso de la más exitosa serie de televisión estadounidense de los 80´s, “Dallas“ con nuestra compatriota Leonor Varela como una de su heroínas. Para mi abuela Larry Hagman era el
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New Images and Domestic One-Sheet Debut: Blind Alley - Dread Central
Google News - over 5 years
Blind Alley stars Ana de Armas, Diego Cadavid and Leonor Varela. In a tiny laundrette hidden down an alleyway, Rosa finds herself trapped, completely isolated and unable to escape the nightmarish situation of being attacked by a serial killer
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Leonor Varela
    THIRTIES
  • 2012
    Age 39
    In November 2012, Varela and producer Lucas Akoskin welcomed their first child together, a son named Matteo.
    More Details Hide Details They also have a younger daughter, Luna Mae, born on February 25, 2015. Varela, a vegetarian, is a marine life activist who is concerned with the welfare of whales, working with groups such as Save The Whales Again.
    In 2012, she appeared as Marta Del Sol on the TNT television series Dallas.
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  • 2005
    Age 32
    Varela also had a short recurring role in the Fox Television series Arrested Development as the original Marta. She was nominated for the Ariel Award in 2005 in the category of Best Actress for Innocent Voices (2004).
    More Details Hide Details She also had a non-recurring role in Stargate: Atlantis. She appeared in Americano and played journalist Jordana Garcia in the film Goal II: Living the Dream.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1999
    Age 26
    Varela was engaged to Billy Zane, her co-star in the 1999 television film Cleopatra.
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    In 1999, she played the title character in the TV movie Cleopatra.
    More Details Hide Details Roles in The Tailor of Panama and Texas Rangers (both in 2001) followed shortly thereafter, before playing vampire princess Nyssa in the 2002 blockbuster film Blade II. After that came Paraíso B and Pas Si Grave.
  • 1995
    Age 22
    Varela's first acting job was in 1995, playing Anette in Pony Trek, a children's film.
    More Details Hide Details Filming was in Iceland and Leonor was riding horses for three months. Then, referred to a French filmmaker by her dentist, she played in Shooting Stars (1997). Varela found her popularity on the rise at home when she was cast in the Chilean soap opera Tic Tac. After appearing in a few more television productions in the late 1990s, Varela was cast in a small role in The Man in the Iron Mask.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1972
    Born
    Born on December 29, 1972.
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