Silvia Abascal

Silvia Abascal Estrada, (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈsilβja aβasˈkal esˈtɾaða], born 20 March 1979) is a Spanish actress.[1]

Silvia Abascal
Premios Goya 2019 - Silvia Abascal Cerca.jpg
Abascal at the 33rd Goya Awards in 2019
Silvia Abascal Estrada

(1979-03-20) 20 March 1979 (age 41)
Madrid, Spain
Years active1992–present

Her first opportunity came in 1992 in Narciso Ibáñez Serrador's television show Un, dos, tres... responda otra vez. She became popular thanks to the sitcom Pepa y Pepe in 1994. She studied drama with Juan Carlos Coraza among others, Spanish dance and ballet.

Her sister Natalia Abascal is also an actress and she has collaborated with several NGOs (she was Unicef Ambassador in the Spanish Committee).

Abascal was admitted to the ICU of the Hospital Gregorio Marañón of Madrid after suffering a stroke at the close of the Málaga Film Festival, according to information published by the magazine Diez Minutos.[2]





  • La gaviota (2010)
  • Días de vino y rosas (2009–10)
  • Gatas (2008)
  • Siglo XX... que estás en los cielos (2006)
  • Historia de una vida (2005)

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Work Result
2000 Goya Award Best New Actress La fuente amarilla Nominated
2005 Goya Award Best Supporting Actress The Wolf Nominated
2005 Unión de Actores y Actrices Best Actress in a Supporting Role The Wolf Nominated
2006 Unión de Actores y Actrices Best Theatre Actress Historia de una vida Nominated
2007 Goya Award Best Actress La Dama Boba Nominated
2007 Málaga Film Festival Best Actress La Dama Boba Won


  1. ^ "El valor de Silvia". El HuffPost (in Spanish). 30 December 2013. Retrieved 22 October 2020.
  2. ^ "Silvia Abascal reaparece en los Goya". La Vanguardia (in Spanish). 20 February 2012. Retrieved 22 October 2020.

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