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Adamari López
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Adamari López

Humacao, Puerto Rico-born Adamari López (b. May 18, 1971) started her career alongside legendary Puerto Rican actress Johanna Rosaly and Venezuelan singer Jose Luis Rodriguez, El Puma, at the age of 6 in the Telemundo Canal 2 production of the Cristina Bazan soap opera.

Her talent indicated a future superstar. WAPA-TV next chose her to play Iris Chacon and Daniel Guerrero's daughter in Yo Se Que Mentia. She was 9 then, and was given one of the most important roles of the story. Lopez became a household name.

A short, appearance on Vivir Para Ti followed in 1983, and after that, López decided to dedicate herself to her studies. After reaching the age of majority, she came back, participating in several plays at Puerto Rico's Teatro Tapia (which is considered to be Puerto Rico's Broadway), and getting the attention of Mexican producers.

She travelled to Mexico next, after the invitation by the producers to try out there, and became a superstar in that country as well, working in many top soap operas, including the national super hit Amigas Y Rivales.

Her private life has become a favorite subject of paparazzi and gossip magazines, and her breakup from actor Mauricio Islas was well published.

López also participated in Mujer, Casos de la Vida Real, where she played a victim of rape that later turned lesbian.

López is rumored to have been dating singing super star Luis Fonsi as of lately, and is currently involved in a mini scandal in Puerto Rico, where a camera man filmed her while she was leaving a swimming pool, which supposedly caused Fonsi's brother to allegedly beat the photographer up. Because of this, there is a claim in court against the Fonsi brothers.

She holds a B.A. in Communications from Sacred Heart University in Puerto Rico. López loves signing autographs for her fans and is always accesible. She is best friends with singer Millie Corretjer.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2004.

Adamari López Facts

BirthdayMay 18, 1971 (50)
BirthplacePuerto Rico
Height4' 10" (1m47)  How tall is Adamari López compared to you?

Selected Filmography

Heroes de Otra Patria (1998)
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