Lucia Mendez’s full name is Lucia Leticia Mendez Perez. She was born in the year 1955 and she is a film and telenovela actress of Mexican nationality. She is also a singer and a top model.

From her biography, Lucia Mendez was born in Mexico, in the city called Leon in Guanajuato. She started her career in the year 1972, when El Heraldo, an important newspaper in Mexico featured her as El Rostro, which means the face after winning the title. Afterwards, she was in uncredited role for the film Vuelven Los Campeones Justicieros which was given the name of The Champion Five Return in USA.

She had been in many roles during the seventies and it includes one in The Children of Sanchez series when she appeared with Dolores Del Rio and Anthony Quinn. She got her first remarkable role when she got a role in Muchacha Italiana Viene a Casarse of 1971 together with Angelica Maria. She continued in supporting role in Mundos Opuestos, La Tierra and Cartas Sin Destino.

When she starred in Viviana telenovela, she became a super star in both Latin America and in Mexico. The role made her to be recognized around the entire world and it was shown in France, Italy and Spain. In the movie, she was playing like underdog but had a strong charismatic character. This same success followed her also in Colorina.

Lucia Mendez starred in Vanessa and her role was the first role of a star that was killed off. Some say that it was because she had a diva attitude that made the producers and writers to kill Vanessa but she said that she got sick because of pneumonia and was not able to appear in the last scenes. She was also in Tu O Nadie while she also played dual role of Diana Salazar and Leonor De Santiago in El Extrano Retorno De Diana Salazar soap opera. She was in Amor de Nadie, Golpe Bajo and Tres Veces Sofia.

As a musician, Lucia Mendez recorded in 1975, the first platinum album with composer Juan Gabriel. It was named Siempre Estoy Pensado En Ti or Always Thinking About You and this brought enough success and she went ahead and recorded five albums that got certified as Platinum and gold. She has many songs released as singles, videos o albums.

She got married in 1988 to her first husband Pedro Torres but the marriage ended in a divorce. She got married again in 2004 to Arturo Jordan. She has one son from Pedro but she had no other children with Arturo. The marriage to Arturo also ended because of a divorce. For her work in television and recording artist, Lucia Mendez was inducted in Paseo De Las Luminarias or Plaza of The Stars. Her twitter account is @ LuciaMendezP. Her net worth is yet to be recorded.

Last Modified: Mar 10, 2020

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