- Úrsula Corberó Delgado was born on 11th August 1989, in Barcelona, Catalonia.
- Delgado is the daughter of a carpenter father and a shopkeeper mother.
- Stands at 5ft 4 in (1.63m).
- Her age is 32 as of 2021.
- Ursula belongs to the Hispanic ethnicity.
The Spanish actress Ursula Corbero grabbed attention following her iconic role in the Antena 3 TV series Física o Química. Her major breakthrough came with the portrayal of Tokyo, a runaway robber in the acclaimed Netflix series Money Heist.
Talking about her love life, Corbero is currently dating her boyfriend Chino Darín, an Argentine actor.
Ursula Corbero is Inspired by Her Mother
Ursula grew up in a middle-class family in Sant Pere de Vilamajor. Talking about her parents, Corbero’s mother Esther Delgado works as a shopkeeper, whereas, her father Pedro Corberó is a carpenter.
Corbero has a sister named Mònica Corberó. In an interview with Lecturas, Ursula revealed her mom has come a long way. When Esther wasn’t even an adult, she became pregnant with Ursula’s older sister Monica. Because of this, the whole community shunned her.
In addition, her mother did many odd jobs in order to put food on the table. What’s more, she was the one who took the then 6-year-old aspiring actress Ursula on her first audition. The mother-daughter duo hitchhiked 62 km for the audition. We can say, the Spanish actress doesn’t aspire to be anyone else but her mother.
Besides, she has Spanish nationality and her ethnicity is Hispanic.
Ursula was a Passionate Performer Since Six
Corbero became interested in show business from the tender age of 6. Initially, she started out doing some local and domestic commercials. She later took acting tutorials and is also a trained flamenco and jazz dancer.
Ursula attended Eòlia, Escola Superior d’Art Dramàtic, in Barcelona.
Scored Debut Role in ‘Mirall Trencat’ at 13
In 2002, Ursula Corbero made her TV debut with the role of Maria in the series Mirall Trencat. The actress started making a name for herself when she took the character of Sara in the hit Ventdelpla (2005-06).
Her other projects quickly followed like Cuenta átras (2007) and El Internado (2008). Corbero became the household name among TV fans after her iconic Ruth Gomez portrayal (suffered from bulimia) on the Antena 3‘s critically acclaimed series Física o química. Her performances on the show from 2008-10 also won her multiple accolades like La Denominacion de Origen de la Mancha, Top Glamour, and Kapital.
In 2014, the actress snagged the role of Margarita de Austria in the successful historical series Isabel. The same year, Corbero also won the Untameable Award at the Sitges Film Festival, making her the first actress to have won the award in history. Additionally, she was named the Woman of the Year by Men’s Health magazine.
Ursula played one of the main roles, Tokyo, in ‘Money Heist’
Ursula Corbero landed the main role of Tokyo, a runaway robber in the massive hit Netflix heist crime drama TV series Money Heist (also known as La Casa de Papel). She appeared on the show along with Alvaro Morte, María Pedraza, and Jaime Lorente. It first premiered on Antena 3.
Tokyo also played the romantic partner of a fellow gang member Río, a young hacker (played by Miguel Herrán) on the series. She got the Best Actress nomination as well as won the Atv Award for Best Actress. The series’ fifth season premiered in Sept 2021.
Furthermore, The actress scored her first English-speaking role in the American crime-drama series Snatch in 2018. She shared the screen along with actors Rupert Grint and Luke Pasqualino.
Ursula Corbero’s Film Roles
Corbero’s first film role came in a 2011 horror film Paranormal Xperience 3D (XP3D). In 2013, she worked in Who Killed Bambi? and lent her voice to one of the characters, Sam, in Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2.
Her other notable film works include Cómo sobrevivir a una despedida (2015), The Secret Life of Pets (2016), and The Emoji Movie (2017). Ursula played Rebeca in 2018 film El árbol de la sangre.
Corbero would appear as Baroness, the ant-hero role in Snake Eyes, a spin-off from the G.I. Joe.
In 2021, Ursula will appear as Baroness in the upcoming superhero movie Snake Eyes.
Corbero is the Most Followed Spanish Celebrity on Instagram
Úrsula’s endearing role in Money Heist brought her worldwide attention. Her Instagram followers have also skyrocketed since and currently sit at over 21.3 million.
Corberó also uses the platform to raise awareness for several humanitarian works. She is a staunch climate change activist. She was also part of the 4th edition of, We Art Water Film Festival.
The actress co-founded the company Ymas along with many artists. It helps many promising talents to pursue a career in the industry.
Furthermore, Ursula often appears in breast cancer awareness campaigns and is also an active member of the Atresmedia Foundation.
Who is Ursula Corbero Dating? List of Her Exes
Corberó is dating her boyfriend Chino Darín since 2016. The two first met on the set of La embajada in 2016. They are together from the moment and still seem pretty much into with each other.
Like Ursula, her beau Chino has also been involved in the show business with over dozens of acting credits.
Ursula Corbero Past Affairs: Celebs The Actress Dated
Corberó was also linked to many celebs in the past. The actress dated Andrés Velencoso, an actor and model from 2013-15. The two kept their romance away from the public eye for a few months and made it public by celebrating the 2014 New Year together in Spain, as per Daily Mail.
According to the tabloid, the two had actually been dating for a few months and knew each other for quite a time. Their love affair came out to the public after they celebrated the 2014 New Year together in Spain.
Ursula was also in a relationship with fellow actor Israel Rodriguez. The couple started dating back in 2008 and broke up in 2010. They also worked together on the television series Física o Química in 2010.
Furthermore, the Money Heist star dated tennis player Feliciano López for five months in 2011.
How Much is Ursula Corbero Net Worth?
Ursula Corbero has a $3 million net worth as of 2021. The actress has collected such an impressive amount of wealth from her work on both small and big screens.
On the other side, her mega Instagram fan-following is also the major driving force in her wealth.
Does Ursula Corbero Suffer from Anorexia?
Many people started speculating that the actress is suffered from anorexia due to her thin structure. But, Corbero never addressed the rumors.
Instead, the young entertainer herself considers as a dietician. She does pilates as well as some fitness exercises. Her weight is 51 kg / 112 lb.
Does Ursula Corbero Speak English?
Corbero can speak fluently Catalan and Spanish but is also a little bit into English.