Isabel Allende is a famous Chilean-American novelist, journalist, and dramatist. She has written several novels and a collection of short fiction as well as plays and stories for children. Her first novel The House of the Spirits was made into a film in 1994. She was awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom in United States by Barak Obama in 2014.
People born in Peru
Nathalie Kelley is a Peruvian-Australian actress recognized for her role as Neela in the popular action film franchise The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo drift and for appearing as the female interest in the music video for Bruno Mars' hit song Just the Way You are. Kelley also appeared in the final season of The Vampire Diaries as Sybil in the CW TV series.