Sara Maldonado Fuentes|
March 10, 1980
Jalapa, Veracruz, Mexico
|Spouse(s)||Billy Rovzar (m. 2007; div. 2011)|
Mario Maldonado (father)|
Sara Fuentes (mother)
|Relatives||Mario, Jesús and Fabiola (siblings)|
Maldonado was born in Jalapa, Veracruz, Mexico to parents Mario Maldonado and Sara Fuentes. She has two older brothers, Mario and Jesús and one sister, Fabiola. She studied acting in Centro de Educación Artística of Televisa for two years. Maldonado also studied English and acting while living in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada in 2004. Maldonado participated in the Mexican beauty contest "El Rostro del Heraldo", which was organized by Mexican newspaper "El Heraldo", and won first place.
She debuted as the protagonist of the Mexican telenovela El Juego de la Vida (2001) in the role of Lorena "Lore" Alvarez. In the years 2002 and 2003, she participated in the teen angst Mexican telenovela hit Clase 406 in the role of Tatiana "Tatis" del Moral. In April 2004, she was chosen again to the leading role of Diana Antillón de la Reguera in the telenovela Corazones al límite. She played the role of "Paulina Cervantes Bravo" in the telenovela "Mundo de Fieras". In 2008, She played the lead role of "Aymar Mayu Lazcano" in another telenovela Tormenta en el paraíso.
From November 2010 to March 2011, she played the title role in Aurora for the first 103 episodes, before her character was killed off, following her dismissal from the show. She also had a part La Reina del Sur (2011) as "La Veronica". She starred in the telenovelas El Octavo Mandamiento as Camila San Millán (one episode, 2011) and Camelia la Texana (2014-15).
|2001–2002||El juego de la vida||Lorena Alvarez||Protagonist|
|2002||Viva el sueño||Herself||TV Series|
|2002–2003||Clase 406||Tatiana del Moral||Protagonist|
|2004||Corazones al límite||Diana Antillón de la Reguera||Young Protagonist|
|2006||Mundo de Fieras||Paulina Cervantes-Bravo||Young Protagonist|
|2007–2008||Tormenta en el paraíso||Aymar Lazcano Mayú||Protagonist|
|2010||Capadocia||Monserrat "Monse" Olmos||TV Series|
|2010–2011||Aurora||Aurora Ponce de León||Protagonist|
|2011||La Reina del Sur||Verónica Cortés Santos/"Guadalupe Romero"||Supporting Role|
|2011–2012||El Octavo Mandamiento||Camila San Millán||Protagonist|
|2014||Camelia la Texana||Camelia Pineda "La Texana"||Protagonist|
|2003–2004||El Graduado||Elaine Robinson|
|2003||Quien te dijo Eso with Luis Fonsi|
Awards and nominations
Premios People en Español
- "Sara Maldonado busca romper los clichés en TV". Vanguardia (in Spanish). August 12, 2011. Retrieved August 13, 2011.