Lupe Ontiveros

Highest Rated:
89% The Border (1982)
Lowest Rated:
13% Candyman 3: Day of the Dead (1999)
Birthday:
Sep 17
Birthplace:
El Paso, Texas
Bio:
There are plenty of character actors who possess a recognizable face but whose name may not be well-known. So far, that fate has seemingly befallen the terrific Lupe Ontiveros, but gradually she is becoming known to a more mainstream audience. A native of Texas, the seemingly ageless actress did not…

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
Cry Now
  • Actor
-- 2014
Journey of a Female Comic
  • Actor
-- 2014
Guido
  • Maria
-- 2013
Aztec Warrior
  • Actor
-- 2013
20% My Uncle Rafael
  • Mrs. Gonzales
$0.2M 2012
Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2
  • Mr. Cortez
-- 2011
El Superstar: The Unlikely Rise of Juan Frances
  • Actor
$2.3k 2010
13% Our Family Wedding
  • Momma Cecila
$18.6M 2010
Lies In Plain Sight
  • Actor
-- 2010
Universal Signs
  • Actor
-- 2009
Dark Mirror
  • Grace
-- 2007
25% Tortilla Heaven
  • Adelfa
$73.5k 2007
A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story
  • Actor
-- 2006
Maya & Miguel - Cinco de Maya
  • Actor
-- 2006
Maya & Miguel - Twice the Fun
  • Actor
-- 2005
Maya & Miguel - Funny Fix-Ups
  • Actor
-- 2005
58% Passionada
  • Angelica Amonte
$0.5M 2003
53% Storytelling
  • Consuelo
$0.9M 2002
83% Real Women Have Curves
  • Carmen
$5.7M 2002
Mr. St. Nick
  • Tia Sophia
-- 2002
Gabriela
  • Grandma Josie
-- 2001
67% A Question of Faith
  • Actor
-- 2001
85% Chuck & Buck
  • Beverly
-- 2000
67% Luminarias
  • Actor
-- 2000
13% Candyman 3: Day of the Dead
  • Actor
-- 1999
No Mothers Crying, No Babies Dying
  • Actor
-- 1999
86% As Good As It Gets
  • Nora
-- 1997
64% Selena
  • Yolanda Saldivar
-- 1997
85% My Family
  • Irene Sanchez
-- 1995
And the Earth Did Not Swallow Him
  • Dona Rosa
-- 1995
Rio Diablo
  • Ducna
-- 1993
55% Blood In, Blood Out (Bound by Honor)
  • Carmen
-- 1993
Pastorela
  • Parranda (pastore)
-- 1992
19% Universal Soldier
  • Maid
-- 1992
Dolly Dearest
  • Camilla
-- 1992
A Show of Force
  • Pepita
-- 1990
43% Born in East L.A.
  • Rudy's Mother
-- 1987
When the Bough Breaks
  • Cruz
-- 1986
67% The Goonies
  • Rosalita
-- 1985
80% El Norte
  • Nacha
-- 1984
89% The Border
  • Madam in Whorehouse
-- 1982
Zoot Suit
  • Dolores
-- 1981
The Big Fix
  • Maid
-- 1978
58% California Suite
  • Maid
-- 1978
22% The World's Greatest Lover
  • Whore #2
-- 1977


TV SERIES   

Rating Title Credit Year
50% Common Law
2012
  • Actor
2012
Desperate Housewives
2004-2012
  • Mama Solis
  • Juanita Solis
  • Juanita
2004 - 2012
11% Rob
2012
  • Abuelita
2012

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