Alejandra Onieva is a Spanish-born actress. After appearing in numerous Spanish TV shows, she gained international attention for her leading role as Carolina Villanueva in the Spanish mystery-drama series High Seas (Alta Mar in Spanish) for Netflix.
Get to know Alejandra better before the third season of High Seas drops with this list of 7 facts about the Spanish actress.
7. She Is A Native Of Spain
Alejandra was born in Madrid, Spain on June 1, 1992. She was born and raised in Spain and gained popularity in Spain.
6. Star of Netflix Mystery Series High Seas
After making a myriad of appearances in Spanish TV shows and movies, she was cast in a leading role in the Spanish mystery-drama series High Seas for Netflix. She played Carolina Villanueva, one of two sisters who uncover disturbing family secrets on-board a luxury cruise ship in the 1940s.
The series, called Alta Mar in Spanish, revolves around two sisters on-board a luxury cruise ship as they get embroiled in the mysterious deaths at sea. Alongside Alejandra Onieva, the series' star cast includes Ivana Baquero, Chiqui Fernández, Eloy Azorín, and Jon Kortajarena.
5. She Is An Animal Rights Activist
Alejandra is an animal rights activist at heart and uses her sway and influence on social media platforms to raise awareness on the effects of global warming and pollution on marine wildlife.
4. Before Becoming An Actor, Alejandra Studied Fashion And Advertisement
Alejandra was not struck by the acting bug until later in life. She graduated with a degree in advertising, public relations and fashion.
She was attending university for Interactive Study and Fourth Wall when she was recruited to play a leading role in the Spanish adventure-romance- drama TV series, El Secreto de Puente Viejo.
3. She Is A Millionaire
Being a bona fide movie actor has its perks, and according to numerous reports, Alejandra is a millionaire. She is worth $1 million
Her illustrious career is capped off with an acclaimed role in the Netflix drama High Seas, which is also her most successful role to date.
2. She Is Also An Instagram Model
Stunning and exotic, it is no wonder the world is enamoured with Alejandra. Her Instagram is currently at 197k followers and continues to grow by the day.
She also gains some amount of revenue due to her presence and endorsement deals per Instagram post.
1. She Is Best Friends With Megan Montaner And Miguel Ángel Muñoz
She counts actors Megan Montaner and Miguel Ángel Muñoz as some of her closest friends.
Their camaraderie was born over their mutual love for acting.