Lorena Rojas

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Seydi Lorena Rojas Gonzalez

(1971-02-10)10 February 1971
Died16 February 2015(2015-02-16) (aged 44)
OccupationActress, singer
Years active1990–2015

Lorena Rojas (born Seydi Lorena Rojas Gonzalez; February 10, 1971 – February 16, 2015) was a Mexican actress and singer, best known for her leading roles in popular telenovelas.

A telenovela is a type of limited-run television serial drama or soap opera produced primarily in Latin America. The word combines tele, short for televisión or televisão, and novela, a Spanish and Portuguese word for "novel". Similar genres around the world include teleserye (Philippines), téléroman, or simply dramas. In Spain, they are also called culebrones because of the convoluted plots.



Seydi Lorena Rojas Gonzalez was born in Mexico City, Mexico and began her artistic career in 1990 when she participated in the telenovela Alcanzar Una Estrella produced by Televisa. This telenovela was so successful that she went on to record a sequel Alcanzar Una Estrella II the following year. Between 1992 and 1997 she starred in several Televisa productions including Buscando El Paraiso, Bajo Un Mismo Rostro and El Alma No Tiene Color until she signed to TV Azteca in 1998. [ citation needed ]

Televisa Mexican multimedia mass media company

Grupo Televisa, S.A.B. is a Mexican multimedia mass media company and the largest in Hispanic America and the Spanish-speaking world. It is a major international entertainment business, with much of its programming airing in the United States on Univision, with which it has an exclusive contract.

TV Azteca Mexican multimedia conglomerate

TV Azteca, S.A.B. de C.V. is a Mexican multimedia conglomerate owned by Grupo Salinas. It is the second-largest mass media company in Mexico after Televisa. It primarily competes with Televisa and Imagen Televisión, as well as some local operators. It owns two national television networks, Azteca Uno and Azteca 7, and operates two other nationally distributed services, adn40 and a+. All three of these networks have transmitters in most major and minor cities.

This same year, she starred in the period drama Azul Tequila, sharing credits with Mauricio Ochmann, with whom she would later star in 2001's Como En El Cine . 2001 also saw the release of Rojas's debut album as a singer Como Yo No Hay Ninguna, recording songs by legendary songwriter/producer Richard Daniel Roman. In 2003, Rojas signed to Telemundo, later taping in that same year the telenovela Ladrón De Corazones besides Manolo Cardona. In 2005, she starred in her most acclaimed telenovela El cuerpo del deseo , beside Andrés García, Mario Cimarro, Erick Elías, and Sonia Noemí, among others, which proved to be an international success, broadcast by Telemundo. In 2006 she released her second album, Deseo.

Mauricio Ochmann American actor

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Richard Daniel Roman British record producer

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Telemundo American Spanish-language network owned by Comcast through NBCUniversal Television Groups Telemundo Enterprises

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On 16 February 2015, Rojas died of breast cancer, six days after her 44th birthday, in Miami, Florida. She had been battling the disease since 2008, and it had spread to other organs, including her liver. [1]

Breast cancer cancer that originates in the mammary gland

Breast cancer is cancer that develops from breast tissue. Signs of breast cancer may include a lump in the breast, a change in breast shape, dimpling of the skin, fluid coming from the nipple, a newly inverted nipple, or a red or scaly patch of skin. In those with distant spread of the disease, there may be bone pain, swollen lymph nodes, shortness of breath, or yellow skin.


1990 Alcanzar una estrella Sara del RíoAntagonist [2]
1991 Alcanzar una estrella II Sara del RíoAntagonist [2]
1992Baila conmigoRosarioSupporting Role [2]
1993-1994Buscando el paraísoLolitaSupporting Role
1995 Bajo un mismo rostro CarolinaSupporting Role
1996Canción de amorAnaProtagonist [2]
1997 El alma no tiene color Ana Luisa RoldánAntagonist
1998TentacionesJulia MuñózProtagonist
1998 Azul tequila CatalinaSpecial Appearance
1999-2000El candidatoBeatriz ManriqueProtagonist
2001-2002 Como en el cine Isabel "Chabela" MonteroProtagonist [2]
2003 Ladrón de corazones Verónica VegaProtagonist
2004Zapata: Amor en rebeldíaRosa EscandónTV-Series
2005-2006 El cuerpo del deseo Isabel ArroyoProtagonist / Antagonist [2]
2007 Decisiones LorenaEpisode: "Bloque de hielo"
2007-2008 Pecados Ajenos Natalia RuizProtagonist
2010-2011 Entre el amor y el deseo Claudia Fontana MartínezProtagonist
2013 Rosario Priscila PavónAntagonist
2015 Demente criminal Verónica GarcíaTV-Series [3]


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