Kate del Castillo is a Mexican actress, well-known for featuring in the telenovela Muchachitas for Televisa. She was listed on the Stars of the Years by People en Espanol magazine.
Kate del Castillo Early life and Education
Kate del Castillo was born as Kate del Castillo Negrete Trillo on 23rd October 1972 in Mexico City, Mexico.
She was born to father, Eric del Castillo, legendary Mexican actor, and mother, Kate Trillo, and grew up along with her siblings Veronica del Castillo and Ponciano.
Kate del Castillo Career
After completing graduation, Kate enrolls at a theatre school and made her debut in the movie The Last Escape, in 1978. Her performance in the tv series like Muchachitas as Leticia, La Reina de Sur, Durnos del Paraiso, won the heart of millions of people which and earned her wide recognition.
Kate performance in La Reina del won her "Premios People en Espanol Award" for the Best Actress, "Premios Ariel Award for Best Actress" in American Visa and "Premios TVyNovelas Award" as the Best Young actress in Imperio de Cristal. Her other hit movies include Bad Guys, Lime Salted Love, The Book of Life, K-11, Down for Life, Recusorio, The Black Pimpernel, and much more.
Additionally, In the year 2011, Castillo was named as one of the "Stars of the Year" as well as one of the 25 most influential women and 50 most beautiful by People en Espanol magazine. She was also appointed as an Ambassador for the Mexican Commission on Human Rights and launched the Blue Heart Campaign in order to raise awareness as well as human trafficking.
Kate del Castillo Personal life
Kate dated Emilio Azcarragea Jean before getting married to Luis Garcia, football player, on 3rd February 2001. The couple was happily married but after three years of marital relationship, they went through several controversies which eventually led to divorce on 1st September 2004.
As times passes she moved on in her life leaving all her past behind. She started dating Aaron Diaz and married him in a Las Vegas ceremony, in August 2009. After two years of their marital relationship, the couple announced their separation.
Kate also dated Kuno Becker, Raul Mendez, Saul Alvarez, and Demian Bichir. Currently, Kate del Castillo is living in Los Angeles after receiving a citizen of the United State in September 2015.
Kate del Castillo Net worth
Kate earns the good sum of money in her career. She featured in several movies and tv series through which she obtains a good sum of money. According to different sources, it is found out that she charges $100,000 per tv series and around $400,000 per movies.
Castillo also earns a good sum of money from different brand and commercials. She launched several brands including Tequila Honor del Castillo as well as advertised for fashion and cosmetics products such as PETA, Ford, and L'Oreal, etc through which she earns a decent amount of money. As per 2017, her current net worth is around $13 million.