Born In: Mexico City
Danna Paola Rivera Munguia is a famous Mexican actress, singer and recording artist who has also ventured successfully into fashion designing. She started working in television shows at the age of 4 and continued acting through her teens. Since then, she has done numerous notable roles in telenovelas and movies. She is best known for her roles in serials, 'Maria Belen' and 'Amy'; the play 'Wicked' and the Netflix movie, 'Elite'. She was the youngest actress in the theatrical production of ‘Wicked’, in which she played the role of Elphaba. Her discography includes movie soundtracks, telenovela songs, children’s music and solo albums. She gave her voice to the character of Rapunzel in the movie, 'Tangled,' which was a turning point in her career as a recording artist. She recently launched her line of apparel called, 'Danna Paola by SexyJns'. She is followed by 33.9 million people on Instagram and has 6.3 million followers on twitter. At quite a young age, she already enjoys worldwide success and popularity.
Also Known As: Danna Paola Rivera Munguía
father: Juan Jose Rivera
mother: Patricia Munguia
siblings: Vania Rivera Munguía
Born Country: Mexico
City: Mexico City, Mexico
Danna Paola was born on June 23, 1995 in Mexico City, to singer, Juan Jose Rivera Arellano, and his wife Patricia Munguia. Juan is the former singer of Los Caminantes and Grupo Ciclón.
The breakthrough for Danna Paola came in 2001, at the age of 6, when she played the lead role in her first children's telenovela called, 'Maria Belen'. The soap opera gained high viewership and made her popular. The serial was nominated by the newspaper 'El Heraldo de Mexico' for an award. Her debut album 'Mi Globo Azul' also released the same year.
2004, proved significant for Paola as she was offered the lead role in children’s series, 'Amy'. The show was successful and popular. 'Oceano', her second album was released in the same year.
Her career as a recording artist gained further momentum in late 2010, when she contributed to the Spanish-language soundtrack of the Disney film, 'Tangled'. For the Spanish-dubbing of the movie, she voiced for the character of Rapunzel.
Her another telenovela, '¿Quién es quién?', started airing on Telemundo on February 9, 2016, and it was her first soap opera outside her televisa contract.
In 2016, she worked in a serial drama under Telemundo productions titled, 'La Doña', which was aired on May 1, 2017, in U.S. In the same year, her single 'Baila hasta caer' was released for radio and digital media.
She has been linked to the bassist, Alex Strecci, though both claim to be only friends. She had relationships with two of her on-screen actors: Eleazar Gómez (2009) and Eugenio Siller (2015).
In 2018, there was a rumour of her being in a relationship with actor Miguel Bernardeau. She is rumoured to be dating pop singer Alex Hoyer.
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