Manuela Velasco Net Worth

Manuela Velasco Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Manuela Velasco net worth is
$3 million

Manuela Velasco Wiki Biography

Manuela Velasco Diez was born on 23 October 1975, in Madrid, Spain, and is an actress and hostess, best known for appearing in the three horror films in the franchise “REC” – in “REC”, “REC 2” and “REC 4: Apocalypse”. She’s been active in the industry since 1983, and all of her efforts have helped put her net worth to where it is today.

How rich is Manuela Velasco? As of early-2018, sources inform us of a net worth that is at $3 million, mostly earned through success in acting. She won a Goya Award for her performance in “REC”, and has also appeared on television as an actress as well as a presenter. As she continues her career, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.

Manuela Velasco Net Worth $3 million

Manuela made her film debut in 1987, appearing as Ada in the film “Law of Desire” starring Antonio Banderas, focusing on three men in a complex love triangle. The film proved critically successful, winning a Teddy Award and considered one of Pedro Almodovar’s first works to focus on homosexual relationships. Manuela’s next notable appearance would be on television, appearing in the series “Medico de familiar” which was a popular show from Telecinco. More opportunities started opening up for her, increasing her net worth, and she was then cast in the miniseries “Camino de Santiago”, about a pilgrimage to the shrine of the apostle Saint James. She also appeared in the series “Hospital Central”, before becoming a presenter of “Los 40” which is a music program. In 2002, Manuela then appeared in the film “Sant’Antonio di Padova” before becoming a part of the series “Cuentame como paso”, which depicts the experiences of a middle class family during the beginning of the Spanish transition to democracy.

Velasco would then get her most notable role in the film “REC”, which would increase her net worth even further. It is a zombie-founded film which became highly popular, and was even remade in the United States under the name “Quarantine”. The film received a positive critical reception, and would win several awards including a Fantasporto, Fantastic Arts Prize and a Reaper Award; Velasco would win a Goya Award for Best New Actress the following year. Following the film’s success, she appeared in “Sangre de Mayo” as well as television projects such as “Doctor Mateo”. In 2009, she then reprised her role in “REC 2”, the sequel to the highly popular found footage horror film, with many returning cast members, and the film continued to show promise with great critical reviews; the success of the sequel would create two more films. Velasco would become a part of the television shows “Aida” and “Velvet” before returning to her role in “Rec 4: Apocalypse” which was released in 2014, the final installment of the series, which got mixed reviews. Many praised Velasco’s performance however, the criticisms stemmed from the fact that the ending of the series was not as good as expected.

For her personal life, it is known that Manuela dated actor Rafa Castejon, but is believed to still be single. She is the daughter of cinematographer Manuel Velasco, and her aunt is actress Concha Velasco.

Net Worth$3 million
Date Of BirthOctober 23, 1975
Place Of BirthMadrid, Spain
Height1.6 m
ProfessionTV presenter, Actress
ParentsManuel Velasco, María José Díez
AwardsGoya Award for Best New Actress
MoviesREC, REC 4: Apocalypse, Law of Desire, The Hairy Tooth Fairy 2, School Killer, Holmes & Watson. Madrid Days, El Club de los Suicidas, La Chica de Ayer
TV ShowsVelvet, Traición, Brainiac: Science Abuse
1Daughter of Manuel Velasco.
2Niece of Concha Velasco


Velvet2013-2016TV SeriesCristina Otegui
Cuento de verano2015Chica
[REC] 4: Apocalypse2014Ángela Vidal
Mapa de recuerdos de Madrid2014DocumentaryManuela
Aída2012-2014TV SeriesAinhoa
El encamado2012Fan
Summertime2012/IMujer Misteriosa
Holmes & Watson. Madrid Days2012Elena
Águila Roja2011TV SeriesEugenia de Molina
Ángel o demonio2011TV SeriesSandra
El paraíso2010Short
Amazing Mask2009TV SeriesRoberta Ramírez
Doctor Mateo2009TV SeriesJulia Muñiz
[Rec] 22009Ángela Vidal
La chica de ayer2009TV SeriesAna Valverde
Amazing Mask vs La Sobrenatural Mujer Voodoo2009ShortReportera Roberta Martínez
El ratón Pérez 22008Periodista
Sangre de mayo2008
El síndrome de Ulises2007TV Series
[Rec]2007Ángela Vidal
El club de los suicidas2007Andrea
Brainiac2007TV SeriesLady Brainiac
Cuéntame2003-2005TV SeriesChica Hippie / Lourdes
Atraco a las 3... y media2003
Géminis, venganza de amor2002-2003TV SeriesBeatriz Torres
Sant'Antonio di Padova2002TV Movie
Gente pez2001
School Killer2001Patricia
Manos a la obra2001TV Series
Un chupete para ella2000TV SeriesAlba
El grupo2000TV Series
Hospital Central2000TV SeriesEva
Policías, en el corazón de la calle2000TV SeriesNovia de Sergio
Camino de Santiago1999TV Mini-Series
El comisario1999TV SeriesCarola
A las once en casa1998TV Series
Éste es mi barrio1996TV Series
Encantada de la vida1994TV Series
El juego más divertido1988Ada niña
La ley del deseo1987Ada, niña
Los desastres de la guerra1983TV Series


Los Goya 26 edición2012TV Special performer: "Apertura"


Aunque todo vaya mal2011Short thanks


Un, dos, ¡chef!2015TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Cine de barrio2012-2014TV SeriesHerself
Cinema 32008-2014TV SeriesHerself
Días de cine2009-2014TV SeriesHerself
Vespre a la 22014TV SeriesHerself
Versión española2014TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Los Goya 28 edición2014TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
Los Goya 27 edición2013TV SpecialHerself - Presenter: Honorary Award
La noche de los Oscar2012TV MovieHerself - Host
Los Goya 26 edición2012TV SpecialHerself - Performer
Los Goya 25 años2011TV SpecialHerself (video) (uncredited)
Actrices2011TV Mini-Series documentaryHerself
Sé lo que hicisteis la última semana2010TV SeriesHerself
Buenafuente2009-2010TV SeriesHerself
Corazón de...2008-2010TV SeriesHerself
Premios Fotogramas de Plata 20092010TV MovieHerself - Audience Member
La noche de los Oscar2010TV MovieHerself - Host
España directo2010TV SeriesHerself
XXIV Premios Anuales de la Academia2010TV SpecialHerself - Presenter: Best Animation Film
[Rec] 2: En un mundo de infectados2010Video documentaryHerself
El disco del año 092009TV MovieHerself
La Chica de Ayer: Making Off2009TV Movie documentaryHerself / Ana Valverde
Ànima2009TV SeriesHerself
El hormiguero2009TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Premios Fotogramas de Plata 20082009TV MovieHerself - Presenter: Best Film
23 premios Goya2009TV SpecialHerself - Presenter: Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Resumen - 56º Festival internacional de cine de San Sebastián2008TV MovieHerself
[Rec]: Making Of2008DocumentaryHerself
El club2007-2008TV SeriesHerself
La 2 noticias2008TV SeriesHerself
XXII Premios Anuales de la Academia2008TV SpecialHerself - Winner: Best New Actress
Cartelera2008TV SeriesHerself
No disparen al pianista2007TV SeriesHerself
Miradas 22007TV Series documentaryHerself
Silenci?2007TV SeriesHerself
Cuatrosfera2006-2007TV SeriesHerself - Hostess
Los 40 principales2000-2005TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

Del corto a Hollywood2008TV Movie documentaryÁngela Vidal (uncredited)
Ceremonia de inauguración - 56º Festival internacional de cine de San Sebastián2008TV MovieÁngela
Silenci?2008TV SeriesHerself
Carmen Maura, por sí misma2007TV MovieAda
XX premios Goya2006TV Special
Cinema mil2005TV SeriesHerself

Won Awards

2008GoyaGoya AwardsBest New Actress (Mejor Actriz Revelación)[Rec] (2007)
2007Best ActressSitges - Catalonian International Film Festival[Rec] (2007)

Nominated Awards

2015Award of the Spanish Actors UnionSpanish Actors UnionFilm: Lead Performance, Female (Protagonista Cine - Categoría Femenina)[REC] 4: Apocalipsis (2014)
2010Chainsaw AwardFangoria Chainsaw AwardsBest Actress[Rec] (2007)
2008CEC AwardCinema Writers Circle Awards, SpainBest New Artist (Premio Revelación)[Rec] (2007)
2008Newcomer AwardSpanish Actors UnionFemale (Categoría Femenina)[Rec] (2007)

Known for movies

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