IVONNE ARMANT

Ivonne Domingo de Aldecoa was born in Mexico City and professionally known as Ivonne Armant, built a solid acting career in Mexico, Spain and Los Angeles.

Ivonne inherited her passion for acting from her maternal grandmother, Teté Torres, a well known actress and soprano. Teté was the first Cuban to take opera and operetta to Mexico City in 1933. Teté also founded the ANDA (National Association of Actors) along with other celebrities. The family legacy does not end here. Through Ivonne’s veins flows the blood of one of the most famous voices of all time, the legendary and famous tenor, Plácido Domingo. paternal grandfather of the versatile actress.

Los Angeles.

Ivonne begin her career in advertising, when at the age of 15 she became the image of the campaign “Ricolino,” popular Mexican candies. She later followed this success with appearances in Mexican soap operas: “Muchachitas” “Imperio de Cristal” y “Madres Egoístas.”

Los Angeles.

Ivonne moved to Los Angeles to start her acting studies at the prestigious Beverly Hills Playhouse Acting School, with the help of actor and director Milton Katselas. In May 2000, she was celebrated in Playboy Magazine as the first Mexican with a celebrity pictorial in the United States and eight covers worldwide. Following these events, Ivonne became a sex symbol, something she would work to overcome so as to show the depth of her acting talent by carefully choosing her roles in different series and TV shows.

Los Angeles.

Ivonne participated in BIG BROTHER VIP (Spain) in order to break the frivolous and superficial image that resulted from her appearance in Playboy. Breaking the stereo-type, Ivonne she was proclaimed winner of the reality show with 68% of the popular vote, especially supported by the female audience. Ivonne becomes one of the most beloved personalities of Spain, playing roles in such popular series as “El auténtico Rodrigo Leal,” along with Ivan Sanchez or “Ellas y el sexo débil,” sharing the screen with actress and producer Ana Obregón.

Los Angeles.

In 2011, Ms. Armant was awarded the Mexican PREMIO GAVIOTA, dedicated to distinguished persons in the field of arts, journalism, business and fashion. Ivonne received recognition as a prominent artist of international prestige, combining projects as actress, TV host and travelling between Spain and the United States.

Los Angeles.

In 2013 Ivonne appeared in the film “1KM”, by the director Roberto Galar, in post-production to be released in 2014.

Los Angeles.

Currently, Ms. Armant is determined to start her own projects including producing a sci-fi Pilot for an English language TV series called “Choose.” This science fiction series is filmed in Spain, but targeted for the American media market.

Los Angeles.

In 2011, Ms. Armant was awarded the Mexican PREMIO GAVIOTA, dedicated to distinguished persons in the field of arts, journalism, business and fashion. Ivonne received recognition as a prominent artist of international prestige, combining projects as actress, TV host and travelling between Spain and the United States.

 

In 2013 Ivonne appeared in the film “1KM”, by the director Roberto Galar, in post-production to be released in 2014.

 

Currently, Ms. Armant is determined to start her own projects including producing a sci-fi Pilot for an English language TV series called “Choose.” This science fiction series is filmed in Spain, but targeted for the American media market.