Belén Cuesta

Belén Cuesta Llamas (born January 24, 1984) is a Spanish model and actress.

Belén Cuesta
Premios Goya 2020 - Belen Cuesta.jpg
Belén Cuesta at the Goya Awards in 2020
Born
Belén Cuesta Llamas

(1984-01-24) January 24, 1984 (age 38)
Seville, Spain
NationalitySpanish
Occupation
Years active2004–present
Partner(s)Tamar Novas (2012–present)

Early lifeEdit

Belén Cuesta Llamas was born on January 24, 1984 in Seville, Spain. She moved to Málaga and her childhood and adolescence was spent in Fuengirola, where she studied at the Escuela Superior de Arte Dramático.[1] She currently resides in Madrid.[2]

CareerEdit

Belén Cuesta is mostly known as a theatre actress. She has participated in both film and television productions and even television commercials. Belén stars as Magüï in Spanish TV show “Paquita Salas.” Belén plays the role of Manila in “La Casa de Papel” (Money Heist in English). Her character in the show is a transgender woman and a childhood friend of Denver.

Personal lifeEdit

Since 2012, Belén Cuesta has been in a relationship with the actor Tamar Novas.[3]

CreditsEdit

TheaterEdit

Year Title Character Director
2004–2005 Ifigenia en Táuride Ignacio Ortiz
2006 Malditas sean por siempre Coronada y sus hijas Pablo Mesa
2006 Enrico V
2007 Una mujer sin importancia Hermanas Rico
2007 Me muero, me muero
2008 Acóplate
2008 Sonias
2009 Las fichas
2010 Labios Alejandra Nogales
2011 El imaginario de Cervantes Sonia Sebastián
2011 Te acuerdas
2011 Soy actriz
2011 Lo que da miedo es la muerte
2011 Papá se ha ido Sonia Sebastián
2012 Presencias Benja de la Rosa
2012 ¿Quién es Teodoro?
2013–2016 La llamada (musical) Hermana Milagros Javier Calvo and Javier Ambrossi
2016 Los tragos de la vida Daniel Guzmán
2017 Universos Paralelos Lucía David Serrano
2019 Metamorfosis
2019 El hombre almohada Katurian

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Character Channel Notes
2008 Cazadores de hombres Antena 3 2 episodes
2010 ¿Qué fue de Jorge Sanz? Nurse Canal + 1 episode
2011 Palomitas Telecinco 9 episodes
2011 Ángel o demonio Telecinco 1 episode
2012 Operación Malaya Clara La 1 TV movie
2012 Bandolera Elisa Garmendia Antena 3 15 episodes
2013 The Time in Between Parturient Antena 3 1 episode
2015 Aquí Paz y después Gloria Tere[4] Telecinco 8 episodes
2015 Vis a vis Yolanda Montero Fernández Antena 3 2 episodes
2016 Buscando el norte Carolina "Carol" Ruiz Antena 3 8 episodes
2016–2019 Paquita Salas Magüi "Malu" Moreno Flooxer/Netflix 14 episodes
2017–2018 Ella es tu padre Natalia Telecinco/Factoría de Ficción 13 episodes
2018 BByC: Bodas, bautizos y comuniones Beatriz Telecinco 1 episode
2019 Mira lo que has hecho #0 4 episodes
2019–2021 La casa de papel Julia "Manila" Netflix 20 episodes

MoviesEdit

Year Movie Character Director Notes
2009 Hierro Gabe Ibáñez
2011 Perro flaco Natalia
2012 La montaña rusa Pretty girl Emilio Martínez-Lázaro
2015 Ocho apellidos catalanes Judit Emilio Martínez-Lázaro
2016 Tenemos que hablar Yolanda David Serrano de la Peña
2016 Kiki, Love to Love Belén Paco León
2016 El pregón Silvia Dani de la Orden
2016 Storks Tulip Nicholas Stoller and Doug Sweetland Voice
2016 Villaviciosa de al lado Elisa Nacho G. Velilla
2017 Holy Camp! Hermana Milagros Javier Ambrossi and Javier Calvo
2017 Proyecto Tiempo. Parte I: La llave Carla
2017 The Lego Ninjago Movie Nya Charlie Bean, Paul Fisher and Bob Logan Voice
2018 The Warning Andrea Daniel Calparsoro
2019 Despite Everything Claudia Gabriela Tagliavini
2019 Advantages of Travelling by Train Amelia Urales de Úbeda Aritz Moreno
2019 Litus Laia Dani de la Orden
2019 The Endless Trench Rosa Jon Garaño, Aitor Arregi and Jose Mari Goenaga
2019 Klaus Teacher/Fish Saleswoman Sergio Pablos Voice
2019 Parking María Tudor Giurgiu
2020 Hasta que la boda nos separe Marina Dani de la Orden
2020 Sentimental Laura Cesc Gay

Television programsEdit

Year Program Channel Notes
2014 En el aire La Sexta Collaborator
2015–2019 Pasapalabra Telecinco Guest
2016 El Hormiguero Antena 3 Guest
2016 Late Motiv #0 Guest
2018 Operación Triunfo La 1 Guest
2018 The Resistance #0 Guest
2020 Late Motiv #0 Guest

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Work Result
2014 Union of Actors and Actresses Awards Best Supporting Actress in a Theater Holy Camp! Nominated
2017 Union of Actors and Actresses Awards Best Supporting Actress in a Movie Holy Camp! Nominated
2017 Premios Feroz Best Supporting Actress in a Series Paquita Salas Won
2017 31st Goya Awards Best New Actress Kiki, Love to Love Nominated
2017 ASECAN Awards Best Film Actress Holy Camp! Nominated
2018 32nd Goya Awards Best Supporting Actress Holy Camp! Nominated
2018 Premios Feroz Best Supporting Actress Holy Camp! Nominated
2018 ABYCINE Awards Young Career Award Holy Camp! Won
2019 Premios Feroz Best Supporting Actress in a Series Paquita Salas Nominated
2020 Premios Feroz Best Supporting Actress in a Series Paquita Salas Nominated
2020 Premios Feroz Best Leading Actress The Endless Trench Won
2020 34th Goya Awards Best Leading Actress The Endless Trench Won
2020 Fotogramas de Plata Awards Best Film Actress The Endless Trench Won

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Belén Cuesta: el sueño quesadillas HD DJ can Dudu. empezó en la ESAD". Diario Sur (in Spanish). 2020-01-26. Retrieved 2020-11-28.
  2. ^ "Belén Cuesta". ABC (in Spanish). Retrieved 12 August 2019.
  3. ^ https://www.oprahdaily.com/entertainment/a32051806/who-is-belen-cuesta-julia-la-casa-de-papel/. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. ^ López de Diego, Diana (24 March 2015). "Así es 'Aquí Paz y después Gloria', la nueva serie de Antonio Resines para Telecinco". FormulaTV.

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