Edith González was a popular Mexican actress, dancer, and model. Edith González is famous for her works on multiple telenovelas produced by Televisa, TV Azteca, and Telemundo.
Table of Biography
Edith González was born on 10 December 1964. Her full name was Edith González Fuentes. She is originally from Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico. Edith participated in school plays since her childhood and studied acting in New York, London and Paris.
Also, she was a part of Sorbonne University. There, she studied English and art history, and jazz in Great Britain.
Illness and Death
In the year 2016, this actress was diagnosed with stage IV ovarian cancer. However, she underwent surgery to have her ovaries, uterus, and lymph nodes removed. On 13 June 2019, at the age of 54, this actress died of the disease. Edith was declared medically brain dead and was later taken off life support by her family at noon.
Professional Life and Career
During a visit to the Siempre en Domingo program, Edith aged 5, was chosen by the public to play a role with actor Rafael Baledón. From then on she appeared as a child actress in several films and TV series in the 70s. This actress’ first acting credit role was on the 1970 telenovela produced by Televisa, Cosa juzgada.
Later, she would start a prominent career on multiple telenovelas produced by the same company, with her most famous works including Los ricos también lloran, Bianca Vidal, Corazón salvaje, Salomé, Mundo de fieras, Palabra de mujer, and Camaleones.
Likewise, in the year 2011, she moved to TV Azteca, the 2nd best-known multimedia company in Mexico. There, she starred in the telenovelas Cielo rojo, Vivir a destiempo, and Las Bravo. Also, she starred in the telenovelas produced by Telemundo Doña Bárbara and Eva la Trailera in the year 2016, with the latter being her last leading acting role.
Further, her last televised work was in the year 2019 as a judge on the fashion program produced by TV Azteca, Este es mi Estilo. Likewise, in film, she made her debut in the television film Un cuento de Navidad. Therefore, beginning in films, she had few roles as an uncredited or extra actress in movies such as Alucarda, Cyclone, la Hija de las tinieblas, and Guyana: Crime of the Century.
Furthermore, continuing her career in films her most famous works included Trampa Infernal, Salón México, Poquita Ropa, Señorita Justice, and Deseo. Similarly, being an actress in television and films, she also participated in plays such as Aventurera produced by Carmen Salinas.
Additionally, for her work as an actress in films and telenovelas, she was nominated and awarded prizes such as the Diosas de Plata and Heraldo de México.
This actress had a daughter, Constanza. However, she did not disclose the father’s name and decided to raise Constanza alone. However, in the year 2008, Mexican politician Santiago Creel recognized that he was Constanza’s father. Later, in 2010, she married Lorenzo Lazo Margáin.
Edith had maintained her body very well. Therefore, her height was 5 feet 6 inches or 167 cm and her weight was 57 kilos or 126 lb. This late actress had a fair complexion with blonde hair and blue eyes. Moreover, her body measurement was 36-25-35 inches (chest-waist-hip). Additionally, her bra cup size and shoe sizes were 40C (US) and 8 (US) respectively.
Social Media and Net Worth
Her Instagram account under the username ‘@edithgonzalezmx1’. There, the account has gained over 1.5 million followers.
The late actress, Edith had an estimated net worth of $185 million. This personality had good earnings from her profession.