If you are in pursuit of an entertainment package, then look no further than this actress and singer. Veronica Castro is the name you are looking for when we talk about attributes which include singing, stage performance, acting, and modeling. Mother of two children, Veronica had a controversial relationship with comedian Manuel Valdes.
Career and Professional Life:
The multitalented actress is a household name in the musical and visual industry for a well over five decades. Veronica came to limelight after she released her self-titled album in 1973.
Along with many singing credits, she has also shown her immense ability which started in 1970’s stage show called ‘Romeo Y Julieta.’ She last appeared on the stage for the show entitled ‘Aplauso’ in 2016.
The entertainer has been showcasing her talent in the movie industry as well and made her debut in 1968 when she appeared in ‘Acapulco 12-22.’ She is also known for playing a protagonist role in many telenovelas like 'El derecho de nacer' and 'Yolanda Lujan'to name few.
Controversial Relationship and Birth of her Children!
The star, who has made a reputation of being in the top of the chart of absolutely everything, has a personal life which belongs to the same state.
Her relationship with Manuel Valdes shocked every fan in the world when they were dating back in 1970. While they were together for eight years, they welcomed two children.
Veronica and Manuel became parents of Cristian Castro and Michelle Sainz Castro, who are both reputed in their respective fields.
In spite of the arrival of two children, the couple never married each other or at least in the public eye. And the thing that caught the eye most was that she never mentioned to Cristian that Manuel was his birth father.
Cristian came to know about his father only when he was 31 years old, and he said that:
Knowing my father ... I was very afraid. But I finally resolve when I have my first daughter.
Even after years of break up and leading separate lives, Veronica showed that she was a bigger person when she helped Manuel battle through his health condition in 2017. She paid the bills of his medical expenditure and also visited the house of his former partner who now lives with his current wife.
After her ambiguous relationship with Manuel ended in 1978, she dated Jorge Martinez for a brief period in 1981.
Is Veronica Castro’s Son a Gay?
Cristian followed the footsteps of his mother and never stayed away from the controversy. In 2008, his former girlfriend confirmed the reports that Cristian had homosexual tendencies and even has proof of it.
Upon being queered by the media, Veronica showed full support to his son and hinted that she wouldn’t mind if her son were gay by saying:
I do not know why they're so scared of sexual preferences, gays up !, liberation up, those things up, what's the problem?
The Nominee male Pop Singer of the year didn’t respond to the accusations. Instead, he married three times to indicate that he is not gay. Well, after the news of his third marriage in 2017 surfaced, Veronica responded by saying that she is very surprised, but in the meantime, she is happy as well.
Has Veronica done Plastic Surgery?
The singer has done plastic surgery even though she hasn’t revealed about that in public. Her eyes colors and face looked changed when seen then and now picture below. Veronica seems dazzling as before with slight change in her looks.
Caption: Veronica before and after
How much is Veronica’s Net worth?
This iconic and veteran Mexican actress has crossed 50 years in the entertainment industry. Her outstanding career in the entertainment field has helped her amass a whopping net worth of $30 million.
Veronica Castro was born with the birth name Veronica Judith Saenz-Castro Alba on 19th October 1952 in Mexico City, Mexico which make her age 65. The Mexican sensation has three siblings in brothers Jose and Fausto and in a sister named Beatriz. Belonging to Latin American ethnicity, she has an average height of 5 feet and 1 inch and boosts a healthy body shape.