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Mexican Actress Jacqueline Bracamontes
Beautiful Mexican actress and model Jacqueline Bracamontes
Jacqueline Bracamontes van Hoorde was born on December 23th, 1979 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.
She is a Mexican actress; model, former winner of Nuestra Belleza (Our Beauty Mexico) in 2000 and she represented Mexico in Miss Universe 2001, in Puerto Rico.
After she was crowned Miss Mexico, Jacqueline went on to host award shows and programs, including Acafest, Premios TVyNovelas, and Fiesta Mexicana.
Being a big soccer fan (Her father is Jesus Bracamontes, former coach of the Mexican football team Chivas Rayadas, but her favorite team is Chivas de Guadalajara), she became host of a Mexican sports radio show on Vision AM in 2008, and later was the host of the 2002 FIFA World Cup.
She has also worked as a reporter for Televisa Deportes (Televisa Sports).
In 2003, Jacqueline landed her first full-time acting role in the Mexican soap opera Alegrijes y Rebujos. Other roles quickly followed including Rubi (with Barbara Mori and Eduardo Santamarina) and Heridas de Amor (Wounds of Love).
In 2007 she was cast in her first movie, Cuando Las Cosas Suceden (When Things Happen).
Jacqueline has also appeared in La Fea Más Bella, the basis for the American television show, Ugly Betty.
In 2008, Jacqueline starred in Las Tontas No Van al Cielo (Dumb Women Don't go to Heaven), an original Mexican telenovela.
She played the role of Candida "Candy" Morales Alcalde.
On January 11th, 2008, Jacqueline announced to the press that she was currently dating Fernando Schoenwald, not her co star on Las Tontas No Van al Cielo, Jaime Camil.
They ended their relationship in May 2009, and after filming Sortilegio (Love Spell) in October 2009, she was linked to her co-star in the telenovela, Cuban actor William Levy.
Jacqueline will portray a killer on the popular Mexican drama / psychological thriller television series Mujeres Asesinas in season 3.
Besides the telenovelas mentioned above, Jacqueline has appeared on Cómplices Al Rescate (2001), Entre el Amor y el Odio (2002), ¡Vivan los niños! (2002), and La hora pico: El reventón (2003).
In late 2010, Jacqueline said that she was no longer going to appear on Prime Gourmet, the Mexican version of the popular Iron Chef program.
And, for the moment at least, she is giving up telenovelas.
Jacqueline and Mexican business man Martin Fuentes were married in a civil ceremony on September 10th, 2011, and will be married in a religious ceremony in her native Guadalajara, Jalisco, on October 1st, 2011.
Jacqueline Bracamontes Updates
On November 12th, 2012, Jacqueline and Martin announced that they were expecting.
On March 29th, she gave birth to twin babies, but due to a respiratory complication, the little boy didn't make it.
They named the surviving girl Jacky Martin.
Jacqueline is now the host of the television series The Voice Mexico or La Voz... México.
The show also stars Wisin & Yandel, Alejandra Guzman, David Bisbal, Marco Antonio Solís
Jacqueline Bracamontes Filmography
2001: Cómplices Al Rescate - Joselyn
2002: Teletón (Mexico) - Hostess
2002: ¡Vivan los niños! - Hada de los Dientes
2002: Entre el Amor y el Odio - Leonela
2003: La hora pico: El reventón
2003: Alegrijes y Rebujos ("Don Darvelio's Secret") - Angelica Rivas
2004: Rubí - Maribel de la Fuente
2006: Heridas de Amor - Miranda
2006: La Fea Más Bella ("The Prettiest Ugly Girl") - Magaly
2007: Cuando Las Cosas Suceden (film)
2008: Las Tontas No Van al Cielo - Candida "Candy" Morales
2009: Sortilegio - Maria Jose Samaniego/Sandra Miranda Betancourt
2010: Mujeres Asesinas 3 - Irma de los Peces
2011: El Entrenador - Sasha