Mexican film and television actress who starred in the popular Telemundo series La Reina del Sur. In 1998, she was nominated for a TVyNovelas Award for Best Young Lead Actress for her role in La Mentira. In 2017, she began starring as the First Lady of Mexico in the Netflix drama Ingobernable.
She debuted in the 1980 film The Last Escape.
She was named one of the 50 most beautiful people in 2007 by People en Espanol magazine. In 2015, alongside Sean Penn, she had an encounter with Mexican drug lord El Chapo in his hideout.
She starred alongside Jennifer Lopez in the 2006 film Bordertown.