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Natalia Verbeke
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Natalia Verbeke

Natalia Verbeke is best known in this country for her starring role in Joel Hopkins independent film, Jump Tomorrow. After four years at the Real Escuela Superior of Dramatic Arts in Madrid and fourteen years of studying ballet, performance courses, and flamenco dance, Verbeke makes her Argentine cinema debut with Son of the Bride.

Verbeke became one of the hottest young film stars in Spain with her performance in the 1997 film Un buen novio (A Good Boyfriend), directed by Jesús Delgado. Her other films include: Carretera y manta (Road and Blanket), directed by Alfonso Arandia; Nadie conoce a nadie (Nobody Knows Anyone), directed by Mateo Gil; Kasbah, directed by Mariano Barroso; El lado malo de la cama, directed by Emilio Martínez Lázaro.

Onstage, her most notable role was in A Midsummer Night's Dream, directed by Lawrence Till. Verbeke, an Argentine native who grew up in Spain, represented her adopted country at the 2000 Berlin Film Festival in the prestigious Shooting Stars program.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2003.

Natalia Verbeke Facts

Birth Name Natalia Verbeke Leiva
BirthdayFebruary 23, 1975 (49)
BirthplaceBuenos Aires, Argentina

Selected Filmography

Not available.