Silvia Pinal
Birth Place:
Guaymas Sonora, Mexico


Distinguished Mexican stage actress Silvia Pinal made her earliest screen appearance in 1948. Best known for her classical roles, she was equally famous for her work in the films of Luis Bunuel, notably her performances as the title character in Viridiana (1961) and as the Devil in Simon of the Desert (1965). Almost as well-publicized as her acting career was her private life, specifically her...