Maribel Guardia Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 27 Jan, 2021
Facts of Maribel Guardia
Date of Birth: 1959 , May-29
Age: 61 years old
Birth Nation: Costa Rica
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Maribel Guardia
Birth Name Maribel Fernández García
Nick Name La Bella
Nationality Mexican-Costa Rican
Birth Place/City San Jose
Ethnicity mixed
Profession Actor, Singer, Model
Net Worth $10 Million
Weight in KG 55 kg
Married Yes
Married to Marco Chacon
Children 1
Divorce Joan Sebastian
Movies The Alacrana, Cabaret woman, The Zodiac Killer
TV Show Crown of Tears, Italian Bride, I give you life
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Maribel Del Rocío Fernández García, well recognized as, Maribel Guardia is Costa Rican-Mexican actress, model, and musician. She is known for her roles in films and series such as The Alacrana, Cabaret woman, The Zodiac Killer, Crown of Tears, Italian Bride, and I give you life. Similarly, she won the Miss Costa Rica national beauty pageant of 1978 after which she represented her country at the Miss Universe and Miss World 1978.

Born And Raised in San Jose, Costa Rica

Maribel Guardia was born Maribel Del Rocío Fernández García on May 29th 1959 in San Jose, Costa Rica. She holds dual nationalities of Costa Rican and Mexican and belongs to Latino ethnicity.

She earned a scholarship to study drama at Sergio Bustamante's Academy. As of 2021, she is 61 years old. She stands at the height of 5 feet 7 inches or 1.7 m and weighs around 55 kg 121 pounds.

Winner Of Miss Costa Rica 1978

Maribel Guardia won the Miss Costa Rica national beauty pageant in 1978. Soon after, she went to represent her country at the Miss Universe but she was selected as Miss Photogenic 1978.

Maribel Guardia is the Winner Of Miss Costa Rica 1978 SOURCE: Periódico AM

Likewise, she was placed as a top 15 semi-finalist at the Miss World 1978. Even though she couldn't win the Miss Universe and Miss World title but she got the career developing offers by Televisa producer, Sergio Bustamante.

Movies And Television Series

Maribel Guardia made her on-screen debut in 1973 when she appeared in the comedy-drama film The devil in person. Her other early films include The Bronco, A Violent Man, The Alacrana, and more.

She played Alicia Conde in the film Cabaret woman in 1991 and Lisa in the film The Zodiac Killer in 1993. She was cast in the television series Prisoner of Love in 1994.

From 1996-1997, she was seen in the television series You and I. Her other notable television series are Serafin, Adventures in Time, What a mother, such a father!, and more.

Guardia acted as Julieta Vázquez in the television series Crown of Tears from 2012-2013. Similarly, she starred as Juliet in seres Italian Bride from 2014 to 2015.

In 2020, she landed the role of Silvia in the TV series I give you life.

Whopping Net Worth Of $10 Million

The Miss Costa Rica winner of 1978, Maribel Guardia has a whopping net worth of $10 million as of January 2021. She amassed her riches from her career in acting, modeling, and singing.

She has worked for numerous films such as The Alacrana, Cabaret woman, The Zodiac Killer, and television series like Crown of Tears, Italian Bride, I give you life.

Furthermore, as winning the Miss Costa Rica beauty pageant and Miss photogenic Miss Universe of 1978, she definitely took home handsome paychecks as a reward.

Married Twice: Husband And Children

Maribel Guardia tied the knot with her husband, Marco Chacon in 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada, the US. However, there is nothing much know about their marital relationship.

Maribel Guardia and her first late husband, Joan Sebastian SOURCE: E Online

Prior to Chacon, Guardia was married to late famous Mexican singer-songwriter, Joan Sebastian. They exchanged wedding vows in 1992 but sadly got divorced in 1996. 

They have a son named Julian Figueroa who was born in 1995 and is currently 26 years old.

Facts About Maribel Guardia

1. How old is Maribel Guardia?

Maribel Guardia is 61 years old as of 2021.

2. How tall is Maribel Guardia?

She stands at the height of 5 feet 7 inches or 1.7 m.

3. What is her weight?

She weighs around 55 kg 121 pounds.

4. How much is her wealth?

She has a whopping net worth of $10 million.

5. Who was her first husband?

Her first husband, Joan Sebastian was a famous Mexican singer-songwriter.

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