Blanca Soto Biography

Published On May 22, 2018
Facts of Blanca Soto
Date of Birth: 1979 , January-5
Birth Nation: Mexico
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Blanca Soto
Birth Name Blanca Delfina Soto Benavides
Nick Name Blanca Soto
Nationality Mexican
Birth Place/City Monterrey, Nuevo Leon
Religion Roman Catholic
Ethnicity White
Profession Model and Actress
Net Worth estimated $10 million
Weight in KG 56kg
Affair with Fernando Colunga
Married Yes
Married to Bill (2003-04) and Jack Hartnett (2006-12)
Divorce Bill 2004, Jack 2012
Awards Feature Film Award
Movies Tampa Jai Alai (2007), Regresa (2010), La Cena (2010) and Un reino sin fronteras (2014)
TV Show Senora Acero, Porque el Amor Manda as Alma
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Blanca Soto is a Mexican actress and model. Blanca won the title of Nuestra Belleza Mundo Mexico 1997 at the age of 18. She is famous for her roles in Eva Luna and Porque el Amor Manda.

Blanca Soto was born in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, on January 5, 1979. She belongs to Mexican nationality and is a Hispanic by ethnicity. Blanca won the beauty pageant namely Nuestra Belleza Mexico in 1997, where she represented her hometown. She became Miss Mexico World the following year and representing her country in the international beauty contest in Chile. There is not much information about Soto's parents, siblings, and education.

Blanca started her acting career from a short movie La Vida Blanca, co-produced by her ex-husband. Soto then appeared in films like Divina Confusion, Deep in the Valley and Dinner for Schmucks in supporting roles.

Likewise, Blanca has also appeared in Tampa Jai Alai (2007), Regresa (2010), La Cena (2010) and Un Reino sin fronteras (2014). Similarly, her other work includes in I Won’t Be Your Mirror as a co-producer and in Sovereign as an executive producer.

Soto starred in Eva Luna as Eva Gonzalez from 2010 to 2011 and as Camelia Najera in El Talisman (2012). She then starred in a lead role alongside Fernando Colunga in Porque el Amor Manda as Alma Montemayor, which was broadcast from 2012 to 2013. She also portrayed the role of Sara Aguilar in Senora Acero from 2014 to 2016.

Blanca made an appearance in ‘Must Be Doin’ Somethin’ Right’ a music video by Billy Currington, which won the title of the sexiest video of the year at the CMA.

Blanca was also featured in advertisements for LensCrafters, GAP, Venus Swimwear, Avon, Andrea, Charriol, Zara, Garnier, and Budweiser.

Moving on to her personal life, Blanca has been married twice. However, both her marriage failed. She was first married to Bill, for eight months. She then married an actor, producer Jack Hartnett. The pair was together for five years finally ending up in a divorce. 

Blanca, after her second divorce, was seen in an off-screen relationship with Mexican star Fernando Colunga. They were even caught kissing on the way in May 2016. However, none of them has spoken about their relationship to the public. 

Blanca stands 5 feet 10 inches (height) and weights 56 kg. She has made a good sum of money from her career as a model and actress. She has a net worth estimated at around $10 million. Blanca bought a house worth $825000 from Fernando.

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Born in Monterrey

January 5 , 1979

Blanca Delfina Soto Benavides was born on January 5, 1979, in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon She is a beauty pageant Nuestra Belleza Mexico, 1997 and also the Miss Mexico World title winner.  

Debuted in La Vida Blanca


2007: Blanca started her acting career from La Vida Blanca. The short movie was co-produced by her then ex-husband Jack Hartnett.  

Appeared in Tampa Jai Alai


Blanca appeared in Tampa Jai  Alai as Lissette Ariaga. She also starred in La Vida Blanca the same year. 

Appeared in La Cena


Blanca appeared in Regresa as Maria Gonzale z. She also starred in La Cena as Catherine the same year. 

Starred in Eva Luna


She starred in Eva Luna as Eva Gonzalez alongside Julian Gil, Vanesa Villela, Sofia Lama, Lupita Ferrer. Similarly, from 2011 to 2012, she appeared in El Talisman as Camila Najera. 

Married to Bill


Blanca was first married to a man named Bill in 2003. The marriage lasted for 8 months. 

She married Mexican actor and producer Jack Hartnett in 2006. Their marriage lasted for five years. 

Dated Fernando Colunga


Blanca was in a relationship with Mexican star Fernando Colunga. They were even caught kissing on the way in May 2016.

Estimated Net worth $10 million


Blanca net worth is estimated to be around $10 million. Blanca also recently bought a house worth $825k from Fernando.