Carmen Maura

1945 - Today

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María del Carmen García Maura OAXS (born 15 September 1945) is a Spanish actress. In a career that has spanned six decades, Maura is best known for her collaborations with noted Spanish film directors Pedro Almodóvar and Álex de la Iglesia. Maura holds the record (with three) for most Goya Awards for Best Leading Actress, more than any other actress in the history of Spanish film. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carmen Maura has received more than 321,430 page views. Her biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia. Carmen Maura is the 706th most popular actor (down from 659th in 2019), the 341st most popular biography from Spain (up from 368th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Spanish Actor.

Carmen Maura is most famous for her role as Carmen in the film Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown.

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  • 320k

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  • 69.34

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  • 33

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  • 5.87

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  • 2.74

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Among actors, Carmen Maura ranks 706 out of 10,030Before her are Ben Stiller, Orlando Bloom, Alan Alda, Wesley Snipes, Candice Bergen, and Tony Lip. After her are Ugo Tognazzi, Pier Angeli, Virginia Cherrill, David Morse, Gong Li, and Conrad Bain.

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Among people born in 1945, Carmen Maura ranks 59Before her are Pete Townshend, Adly Mansour, Daniel Cohn-Bendit, Linda Hunt, Bette Midler, and Joseph Kosuth. After her are Anselm Kiefer, Debbie Harry, Marsha P. Johnson, Laurent Gbagbo, Jeremy Rifkin, and Ilija Petković.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Carmen Maura ranks 341 out of 2,595Before her are Xavi (1980), Juan de la Cosa (1460), Charles, Prince of Viana (1421), Joaquín Peiró (1936), Rafael del Riego (1784), and Priscillian (340). After her are Rosalía de Castro (1837), Andrés Iniesta (1984), Mary of Jesus de León y Delgado (1643), Fernando Alonso (1981), Hermenegild (564), and Joan of Navarre, Queen of England (1368).

Among ACTORS In Spain

Among actors born in Spain, Carmen Maura ranks 7Before her are Antonio Banderas (1960), Carmen Amaya (1913), Fernando Rey (1917), Penélope Cruz (1974), Javier Bardem (1969), and La Belle Otero (1868). After her are Sara Montiel (1928), Francisco Rabal (1926), Marisa Paredes (1946), Najwa Nimri (1972), Concha Velasco (1939), and María Casares (1922).

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