Colombian actresses who were born in 1980

Here are 5 famous actresses from Colombia were born in 1980:


Marbelle (January 19, 1980 Buenaventura-) is a Colombian singer, songwriter, musician and actor.

Marbelle is known for her contributions to the Latin music industry and has released numerous hit albums throughout her career. She began singing professionally at a young age and rose to fame in the late 90s with her debut album "Más que un Anhelo."

Aside from her music career, Marbelle has also worked in television and film. She made her acting debut in the telenovela "Amor Sincero" and has since appeared in several other TV shows and movies. In 2013, she was a judge on the Colombian version of the singing competition show "The Voice."

Marbelle is also known for her personal life, which has often been the subject of media attention. She suffered a personal tragedy in 2006 when her husband was murdered, and has since been an advocate for victims of violence. In 2015, she published her autobiography "La vida no es color de rosa" which details her struggles and triumphs both in her personal life and career.

María Fernanda Yépez

María Fernanda Yépez (December 23, 1980 Medellín-) is a Colombian model and actor.

María Fernanda Yepez began her modeling career at the age of 15 and quickly rose to fame in Colombia due to her stunning looks and charismatic personality. She went on to represent various fashion brands and appear in numerous photo shoots, firmly establishing herself as one of the most sought-after models in the country.

In addition to her successful modeling career, María Fernanda Yepez has also dabbled in acting. She appeared in the popular Colombian television series El Cartel de los Sapos, and went on to star in several other television shows and movies.

María Fernanda Yepez is not only a talented model and actor, but also a dedicated philanthropist. She has been involved in various charitable organizations and causes throughout her career, including those focused on helping underprivileged children and promoting education in rural communities.

Despite her busy schedule, María Fernanda Yepez is devoted to her family and is a proud mother of two children. She continues to be a role model for young women in Colombia and beyond, inspiring them to pursue their dreams and make a positive impact in their communities.

Ana Isabel Velásquez

Ana Isabel Velásquez (November 1, 1980 Medellín-) is a Colombian casting director and actor.

She is best known for her work as a casting director on several acclaimed Spanish-language television series and films, including "Narcos," "La Casa de Papel," and "El Chapo." Velásquez has also acted in a number of projects herself, often playing small roles in the same productions in which she casts actors.

Born and raised in Medellín, Velásquez began her career in the entertainment industry working as an assistant to a casting director in Colombia. She eventually moved to Mexico City and began working on Spanish-language television shows and movies. Velásquez quickly gained a reputation for her ability to find fresh talent and for her keen eye for casting projects.

In addition to her work in casting and acting, Velásquez is also a frequent speaker at industry events and has been recognized for her advocacy work on behalf of women and people of color in the film and television industry.

Alejandra Sandoval

Alejandra Sandoval (August 23, 1980 Cali-) is a Colombian actor.

She is best known for her roles in various television shows and movies. Sandoval began her acting career in the early 2000s with small roles in Colombian television series. In 2006, she landed her breakthrough role as Doña Griselda in the popular telenovela series "La Viuda de la Mafia".

Since then, she has appeared in numerous Colombian television series including "Los Reyes", "La Querida del Centauro", and "El Final del Paraíso". She has also appeared in several films, including "Los ángeles negros" and "El libro de Lila".

Sandoval has received critical acclaim for her performances and has been nominated for several awards over the course of her career. She is known for playing complex and nuanced characters, and is considered one of the most talented actors in Colombian television and film. In addition to her acting career, Sandoval is also a successful entrepreneur and has launched her own line of beauty products.

Paloma Rojas

Paloma Rojas (July 15, 1980 Bogotá-) is a Colombian actor.

She began her acting career in 2001, appearing in various TV series and telenovelas in Colombia. Her breakout role came in 2012 when she starred in the popular series "Pobres Rico" which was widely acclaimed by audiences and critics alike, and earned her widespread recognition for her performance. In addition to her acting career, Rojas is also a noted philanthropist, having worked with several organizations that focus on children's education and healthcare. She has received numerous awards and honors for both her acting and humanitarian work, cementing her status as one of Colombia's most respected public figures.

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