Gabriela Spanic

United States

Gabriela Spanic Bio

Who is Gabriela Spanic

Venezuelan actress and singer, Gabriela Spanic famous for her roles in various Latin telenovelas, most notably her twins role in La usurpadora, one of the most popular telenovelas in the Spanish-speaking world.

Early Life (Childhood)

She was born and raised in Ortiz, to Croatian father Casimiro Spanic and Venezuelan mother, Elise Spanic. She has a twin sister Daniela, who is also a model and actor. She has a younger brother, Antonio and two sisters, Kristen, Patricia.

Interesting Facts

Her career started when she joined Miss contest, representing her home state, Guárico, which provided her perfect platform to landed her steps in the acting world. She made her acting debut with the soap opera Mundo de Fieras in 1991. She then went to be starred in famous novellas La Usurpadora, Por Tu Amor, La Intrusa, Prisionera Tierra de Pasiones, Decisiones La Otra Cara del alma and Soy Tu Dueña. She has earned huge amount of money from her career. She has a staggering net worth of $10 million.

Personal Life

Gabriela Spanic has married twice and has had many relationships in the past. She first dated actor Jose Angel Llamas. Their relationship did not sustain long. She later engaged with Venezuelan actor, Miguel de León in 1995 and dating for a year. Upon knowing each other properly, they married in 1996. However, their marital life did not sustain long, and they divorced in 2003. Furthermore, she went to have an affair with Kelvim Escobar, Neil Perez, Frederico Lapenda. She has a son, Gabriel de Jesús from her ex-boyfriend. She has three dogs in her house, which is of Pit Bull and Beagle breed.


Gabriela Spanic bagged the Orquidea Award in 2005 for her trajectory as an actress, as well as the prestigious FAMAS Award for Best Actress for her role in Tierra de Pasiones.


She has been the part of several rumors and controversies which surrounded her. She went through criticism after dated La Venganza’s co-star, Jose Angel Llamas while still being married to Miguel de Leon.