Dulce Maria is a Mexican singer and actress better known for her on-screen appearances on television and in films as well as her hit tracks. She was a former member of the pop group RBD. Dulce has received several awards for her contribution to music and acting. She is known for her roles in El vuelo del águila, Nunca te olvidaré, Clase 406, Rebelde, Corazón que miente, and Muy padres. As a solo artist, Dulce has released four albums so far: Extranjera – Segunda Parte (2011) Sin Fronteras (2014), DM (2017), and Origen (2021).
Dulce Maria Biography
|Birth Name||Dulce María Espinosa Saviñón|
|Date of Birth||December 6, 1985|
|Place of Birth||Mexico City, Mexico|
|Age||37 years old|
|Ethnicity||German, Mexican Indian, and Spanish|
|Height||5 feet 3 inches or 160 cm|
|Weight||58 kg or 127 lbs|
|Eye Color||Light Brown|
|Hair Color||Dyed Red|
|Profession||Singer, Songwriter, Actress|
|Distinctive Features||Ginger red hair|
Early Life: Family and Education
Dulce Maria was born on 6 December 1985, in Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico to Fernando Espinoza and Blanca Saviñón. She has two sisters Blanca Ireri and Claudia María. Mexican painter Frida Kahlo is her great-aunt. She is of German, Mexican Indian, and Spanish descent.
She attended Fermatta Music Academy in Mexico City.
Dulce Maria Personal Life
Dulce Maria has been dating film producer Paco Alvarez who is 11 years her senior. It caused a string of controversies because he was already married and has children. Though Paco was separated from his ex-wife, their divorce proceeding is still in court.
Maria and Alvarez married in a small ceremony in Jojutla, Mexico on November 9, 2019. The couple welcomed their first child, a daughter, María Paula, on November 27, 2020.
Dulce has a fair share of affairs including singer Alfonso Herrera, Mexican soccer player Guillermo Ochoa, actor Pablo Lyle, singer Joe Jonas, and telecom executive Luis Rodrigo Reyes.
Dulce discovered her passion for music when she was young and joined the Mexican music group K.I.D.S. in 1996. After her break with the television series Rebelde, she formed a music group named RBD with Anahí, Maite Perroni, Christian Chávez, Alfonso Herrera, and Christopher von Uckermann. The group has released 9 studio albums to date and has sold more than 20 million albums worldwide.
Dulce went on solo after the group dissolved in late 2008. As a solo artist, she has released three studio albums and one EP. She released her debut solo album titled ‘Extranjera’ on June 14, 2011, under Universal Music. Her other two albums were Sin Fronteras (2014) and DM (2017). She has also collaborated with other musicians including Anahi, Akon, and Rio Roma among others.
Dulce Maria made her theatrical film debut starring Lorena in the 1999 drama film, Inesperado amor. She has since then appeared in over half a dozen of films.
Dulce first appeared in the family TV show El club de Gaby in 1993.
She started acting in TV commercials when she was 8 years old. She has appeared in a number of commercials including Garnier, Coca-Cola, Kotex, Class Shoe Ware, to name a few.
Dulce Maria Net Worth
As of 2023, Dulce María has a net worth of $12 million.
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Dulce Maria Facts
At the age of 8, Dulce María appeared in the TV show Plaza Sesamo, which is a Mexican version of the popular show, Sesame Street.
She has won two Europe Music Awards and multiple Kids Choice Awards.
She was included in the ’50 Most Beautiful’ list by People en Español magazine in 2007 and again in 2010.
In 2010 she received the prize of People En Español as Best Young Actress for the telenovela Verano de amor.
Dulce is the only Mexican singer to have a Platinum Album in Brazil.
In 2016, Dulce launched her own line of fragrances – Gipsy Queen, Rock & Love, and Candy Girl in Brazil, Spain, the US, and Mexico.
Dulce voiced “llyena Faustin” in Grand Theft Auto IV.
Dulce is a recipient of many prestigious awards, including the MTV Europe Music Award, Premios TVyNovelas, People en Español Award, Premios Juventud, and Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards.