Born in both artistic and scientific worlds, Christina Ochoa is widely known around the world as a Spanish actress, writer, and science communicator. She has appeared in several TV series; Modern Family, Animal Kingdom, Valor and many others.
Christina Ochoa Lopez’s Early Life And Education
Christina Ocha was born as Christina Ochoa Lopez on the 25 January 1985, in Barcelona, Spain. She is the daughter of acclaimed Spanish sculptor Victor Ochoa and grand-niece of Nobel Prize winner, Severo Ochoa.
She holds Spanish Nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
Regarding her educations, she is a graduate of Santa Isabel La Asuncion, Madrid and holds an undergraduate degree in Oceanographic Engineering from the Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
For Advanced Marine Biology, she went to James Cook University and also joined the Universidad Nacional de Education a Distancia (UNED) for practical physics.
Christina Ochoa Lopez’s Career
As mentioned above, Christina has her accomplishments in multiple professional fields. She is an actor, writer, marine biologist. Well, we will discuss her career profile one by one.
She stepped into the theatre world as a hobby for the first time. She performed in plays produced by the Little Theatre of Alexandria, Washington D.C. After appearing in a few plays, she decided to professionally pursue acting as her career.
Later, she moved to Madrid where she studied performing arts and also debuted in the film industry. Eventually, she appeared in a small role in TV series La que se avecina in 2008.
Since her first appearance, she has played prominent roles in movies and TV series including I Hate My Teenage, Daughter, Animal Kingdom, Blood Drive, A million Little Things, Valor, Modern Family, [email protected], and many other blockbuster shows and films.
She established her own QE (Quantum Entanglement) Productions and produced award-winning short film Stay with Me in 2011.
Career as Writer
Till date, Ochoa has written and reviewed more than a dozen books. Her first piece of the article was published in ‘Vogue’ Spain.
Also, her writings are regularly featured in an American magazine ‘H’ where she mostly focuses on book reviews and profile. She also has a monthly film column in the tabloid daily newspaper ‘EI Imparcial’.
Career as Scientist
Being a scientist, she has written a college preparation program ‘MESA', and is a host of the ‘Know Brainer Educational Podcast'. She has been the host and keynote speaker for several scientific conferences including Bitesize TV’s ‘Chaotic Awesome’, and NERD AlERT on ‘The young Turks network’.
Associated with Los Angeles Committee for Science for Society, she promotes science scientific literacy in society. Moreover, she also served as a commentator for the 2017 Intel Science and Engineering Fair.
Ochoa is an active member of ‘Mensa International’, a largest and oldest high IQ society in the world. She has been invited as an expert guest on the scientific comedy podcast ‘Professor Blastoff’, and other several online STEM educational platforms.
Ochoa, an attractive personality, has posed for various bestselling magazines. However, she is yet to get married.
After that, in the same year, she shared a romantic affair with TV actor and model Derk Theler, which lasted till 2016.
As of 2019, there is a rumor that she is dating with her fellow actor Ben Robson. Both celebrities are yet to comment on the rumor.
Net Worth And Salary
According to verified sources, Christina Ochoa is living a luxurious lifestyle with a net worth of approximately $400,000 as of 2019.
The average salary of an actress is estimated to be around $57,000 per annum. A site exposed that Ochoa's annual salary is $300,000.
Although the exact numerals are yet to be revealed, we can assume that the diverse careered personality surely has income and earnings in six to seven digits.
Ochoa’s Body Measurements
Body Stats: 37-25-37 inches
Height: 5 feet 10 inches tall
Weight: 61 kgs ( 135 lbs)
Age: 34 years old
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