Yalitza Aparicio (born December 11, 1993) is a Mexican Actress, Former Teacher, and Instagram Star from Tlaxiaco, Oaxaca. She gained a huge fan base after she acted in the movie Roma 2018. Furthermore, the 25-year-old actress played the lead role of Cleodegaria “Cleo” Gutiérrez who is the family’s maids in the film. Yalitza also made her debut on the silver screen with this movie.
It is a drama film written and directed by Alfonso Cuarón. Moreover, the movie also released on Netflix on December 14, 2018. It also aired on some of the limited theatres in the USA. Roma’s world opening was at the 75th Venice International Film Festival on 30 August 2018. The film also won the Golden Lion there.
In addition, Roma also received numerous nominations in various awards including 10 nominations at the 91st Academy Awards. The actress Aparicio nominated for the Academy Award 2019 for Best Actress. However, the actress Olivia Colman won the Oscars for the movie “The Favourite”.
Fortunately, Roma won for Best Director, Best Foreign Language Film, and Best Cinematography. It also won Best Director and Best Foreign Language Film at the 76th Golden Globe Awards and many other awards.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
This Actress was born on the 11th of December 1993 in Tlaxiaco, Oaxaca, Mexico. At present, Yalitza Aparicio’s age is 25 years old. Her father belongs to Mixtec ethnicity and her mother is of Triqui.
Furthermore, Yalitza’s family is of indigenous origin. but we have no information about her siblings. The actress raised by a single mom who worked as a housemaid. She graduated and received a bachelor degree in early childhood education.
Moreover, she later started working as a preschool teacher. Meanwhile, Aparicio got the opportunity to play the lead role in Roma. But the fun fact is that over 110 other prospective actresses gave audition for the role.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Yalitza Aparicio Martínez.|
|Profession||Actress, Former Teacher, and Instagram Star.|
|Famous for||Her role as Cleo in Roma movie 2018.|
|Age (As of 2018)||25 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||December 11, 1993.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Tlaxiaco, Oaxaca, Mexico.|
|Debut||Roma as Cleo in 2018.|
|Awards & Achievements||Nominated for the Academy Award 2019 for Best Actress.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Sagittarius.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 2".
Centimeters: 158 cm.
Meters: 1.58 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 57 Kg.
Pounds: 125 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||35.5-30-37.|
|Shoe Size (US)||5.|
|Tattoo details?||Will Update.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Name not found.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|College/ University||Will update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Paul Rudd.
Actress: Salma Hayek.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Cooking and Watching TV shows.|
|Favorite Food||Mexican Cuisine.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$350,000 US dollars (As of 2018).|
|Annual Income & Earnings||Under Review.|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Yalitza Aparicio
- Her real full birth name is Yalitza Aparicio Martínez.
- Yalitza has no formal training in the acting.
- She is the first Indigenous American woman to receive a Best Actress Oscar nomination.
- In fact, Aparicio is the fourth Latina and the second Mexican woman who received this honor.
- Financial Details: Her estimated Net worth is $350,000 US Dollars.
- She speaks very little English.
- Furthermore, she also appeared as a guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live! show.
- During an interview, the actress told the movie is very close to her heart as her mother also worked as a maid.
- In 2018, Aparicio won the Hollywood Film Awards for New Hollywood Award.
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- The 25-year-old actress also gained nominations for Best Actress in Chicago Film Critics Association, Satellite Awards, Critics’ Choice Awards etc.
- Yalitza Aparicio height stands at 5 Feet 2 Inches (158 centimeters tall) and her body weight is 57 kilograms (125 Pounds) approximately.
- The actress is also extremely popular on Instagram having 1.3+ million followers.
- As of relationship, the actress never mentioned anything about her boyfriend or husband on the internet. But we assume that she is unmarried.