Kate Del Castillo

International superstar and the lead on La Reina del Sur,

A powerful artistic force since her teens, Mexican actress-producer Kate Del Castillo has carefully nurtured a multi-national presence following over a decade as one of the most sought-after talents on Mexican television and film. The daughter of legendary Mexican actor Eric Del Castillo, Kate appeared in her first film at age 9. Television credits include the title role in Telemundo’s blockbuster Super Series “La Reina del Sur,” “Jane the Virgin” (CW), “Ingobernable” (Netflix, also co-produced), “Weeds” (Showtime) and “American Family” (PBS). Feature film credits include The Day I Met El Chapo (Netflix, also co-produced) Under the Same Moon, American Visa (Best Actress Award at Málaga Film Festival), Julia with Tilda Swinton, Trade co-starring Kevin Kline, No Good Deed with Idris Elba, The 33, All About Nina, and the upcoming Bad Boys For Life among others. A philanthropist and an outspoken global activist, Del Castillo was appointed Ambassador for the Mexican Commission on Human Rights to combat human trafficking in 2009 in Mexico City. She remains a devoted spokesperson for PETA and founded the “Los Angeles en Mexico” Charity for Mexico after the devastating earthquake.

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