Mayrín Villanueva

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Mayrín Villanueva (born Mayrín Villanueva Ulloa on October 8, 1970)[1] is a Mexican actress and model.

Mayrín Villanueva
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Mayrín Villanueva Ulloa

(1970-10-08) 8 October 1970 (age 51)
OccupationActress, model
Years active1997–present
Height1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
(m. 1997; div. 2008)

(m. 2009)

She has also posed for multiple magazines. She was considered for the role of Julia Montaño in the 2004 telenovela Apuesta por un Amor; the role was eventually given to Patricia Manterola. She starred as the protagonist in the 2013 telenovela Mentir para vivir.[2][3]


Film roles
Year Title Role Notes
2014 Prax: un niño especial Herself Short film
Television roles
Year Title Role Notes
1998 Preciosa Claudia Ortiz
1998 La mentira Nicole Belot 32 episodes
1999 Alma rebelde Paula
2000 Siempre te amaré Berenice Castellanos Paragas
2001 Amigas y rivales Georgina
2004 Niña amada mía Diana Soriano
2004 Mujer de madera Mariana Rodríguez
2005–present Vecinos Silvia Olvera de San Román Main role; 119 episodes
2006 La fea más bella Jacqueline Palacios Guest role
2007 Yo amo a Juan Querendón Paula Dávila Escobar Main role
2007 Amor sin maquillaje Paula Dávila 25 episodes
2011–2012 Una familia con suerte Rebeca Treviño Main role; 266 episodes
2013 Mentir para vivir Oriana Caligaris Main role; 102 episodes
2014–2015 Mi corazón es tuyo Isabela Vázquez de Castro Main role; 176 episodes
2016 Corazón que miente Lucía Castellanos de Ferrer Guest role; 7 episodes
2016 Mujeres de negro Vanessa Leal Vda. de Zamora Main role; 52 episodes
2017–2018 Me declaro culpable Alba Castillo Main role; 62 episodes[4]
2018 Mi marido tiene familia Rebeca Treviño Guest role
2019–2020 Soltero con hijas Gabriela García del Paso
2020 Rubí Refugio Ochoa Vda. de Pérez
2021 Si nos dejan Alicia Montiel Main role

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Awards Category Nominee Result
2003 TVyNovelas Awards Best Female Revelation Niña Amada Mía Won
2007 Best Comedic Performance Vecinos Nominated
2008 Best Lead Actress Yo Amo a Juan Querendón
2012 Una familia con suerte
2014 Mentir para vivir
2015 Best Female Antagonist Mi corazón es tuyo
2017 Best Actress in Series Mujeres de negro


In late 2007 it was reported by several newspapers that Mayrín Villanueva had landed the role of "Bond girl" in the 2008 James Bond film Quantum of Solace.[5] A press release later issued by a representative of the official casting agency for the film, Ricardo Hernández, stated that Mayrín had not been cast.[6]


  1. ^ "Mayrín Villanueva celebra 47 años de edad junto a los amores de su vida" (in Spanish). Univision. 8 October 2017. Retrieved 4 October 2020.
  2. ^ Rosy Ocampo confirmó a David Zepeda y Mayrín Villanueva como protagonistas
  3. ^ Mentir para vivir, nueva telenovela de David Zepeda y Mayrín Villanueva Archived 2013-09-21 at the Wayback Machine She also starred as one of the main antagonist in Juan Osorio's new telenovela Mi Corazón Es Tuyo.
  4. ^ González, Moisés. "Mayrín Villanueva protagonizará la telenovela Me declaro culpable". (in Spanish). People en Español. Retrieved 8 October 2017.
  5. ^ Mayrin Villanueva, primera Chica Bond mexicana
  6. ^ Mayrin Villanueva es la Chica de Bond!

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