Alba Baptista is a Portuguese-Brazilian actress who has already garnered much attention in her home country through starring roles in telenovelas such as A Impostora, Filha da Lei, A Criação, and Jogo Duplo. She reached international stardom when she played the lead role of Ava Silva in the new Netflix series titled Warrior Nun in 2020. Her film credits include Caminhos Magnétykos, Imagens Proibidas, Patrick and Fatima. As of 2023, Alba Baptista has a net worth of $1 million dollars.
Alba Baptista Biography
Alba Baptista was born on the 10th of July 1997, in Lisbon, Portugal. She is currently 25 years old.
|Birth Name||Alba Baptista|
|Date of Birth||10 July 1997|
|Place of Birth||Lisbon, Portugal|
|Age||25 years old|
|Ethnicity||Portuguese and Brazilian|
Early Life: Family and Education
Very little is known about Alba’s family background, including her parents, siblings, and her early life. Her mother is Portuguese while her father is Brazilian from Rio de Janeiro. Her parents fell in love with each other when her mother was working as a translator in Brazil and later they married.
There is also limited information about her education. She developed an interest in acting at an early age and took acting lessons to improve her acting skills.
Alba Baptista Personal Life
Alba Baptista has been dating director Justin Amorim since 2014. They first met on the sets of the Portuguese movie Leviano (2014), and shortly after, they started dating.
|Height||Feet – 5 feet 6 inches|
Centimeters – 168 cm
Meters – 1.68 m
|Weight||Kilograms – 53 kg|
Pounds – 117 lbs
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Shoe Size||7 (US)|
|Dress Size||4 (US)|
|Distinctive Features||Pretty face|
Alba Baptista kick-started her career at the age of 16 when she was chosen to play the lead role of Raquel in Simão Cayatte’s short film Miami (2014). That same year, she landed the part of Inês Correia in the Portuguese telenovela Jardins Proibidos.
Her acting career progressed gradually and went on to become a prominent name in the industry. In 2016 she was cast in her first major role of Beatriz Varela in the Portuguese telenovela A Impostora, in which she starred alongside Diogo Infante, Ana Cristina de Oliveira, Diogo Amaral, and Fernando Luís.
She then followed up with major roles in high-profile Portuguese telenovelas such as Madre Paula, A Criação, and Jogo Duplo before taking her career globally. Most recently, she was cast in the Netflix drama series, Warrior Nun, where she plays Ava Silva, alongside Toya Turner, Thekla Reuten, and Lorena Andrea in the lead roles.
The young Portuguese beauty is fluent in English, Portuguese, French as well as German.
She won the Best Actress Award at the Festival Ibérico de Ciné for her role in the short film Miami.
She received the “Shooting Star” award at the 2021 Berlinale Film Festival in June 2021.
Alba Baptista Net Worth
At such a young age, Alba has achieved a lot of success than many women her age. All of her accomplishments have helped Alba Baptista reach star status. When it comes to Alba Baptista’s net worth, she is estimated to be worth around $1 million. Undoubtedly, she will successfully continue her career, and having said that, her wealth will also continue to climb.