Eiza González: Latino Pride in Hollywood

December 8, 2021

Join us to learn a little more about the history of Eiza González, the Mexican artist who was destined to be a star of the show from the beginning of her career.

For Eiza González, television sets and stages became part of her daily life when she was very young. Since she was little, she was close to show business through the experience of her mother; model, agent and presenter Glenda Reyna. Let’s see the path that Eiza had to travel to become one of the highest-grossing actresses in Hollywood.

What is the story of Eiza González?

This actress and singer was born in Mexico City in 1990. At the age of 8 she was already taking singing lessons and dreamed of recording albums. After her father died when she was just 12 years old, her mother enrolled her in musical theater in an attempt to ward off depression. It only took one class for Eiza to discover her passion for acting and setting a new north.

Since then, Eiza González devoted himself fully to preparing her as an actress with the support and guidance of her mother. She studied at the Edron and American School Foundation academies, as well as the M & M Studios acting school in Mexico City. Later she entered the Center for Artistic Education of Televisa and later she took classes at the Lee Strasberg Theater and Film Institute in New York.

When she was 15 years old she introduced herself she presented her with the opportunity to debut in a big way, allowing her to shine immediately. It was the youth television series Lola: Once upon a time, where she landed the leading role that would make her famous in Mexico, Latin America and the United States.

At that time, she Eiza recorded the show’s soundtrack album, which went platinum in Mexico. In addition, he managed to place himself in the first positions of the Top 100 Albums of his country, as well as in the Latin Pop Albums of Billboard.

After participating in a couple of novels, in 2010 she again starred in a youth series, but this time in Argentina. In Sueña Conmigo, Eiza played Clara Molina-Roxy Pop. This television series was the first Nickelodeon Latin America production to do a music tour.

Eiza González in Hollywood

For Eiza, becoming a Hollywood star was not exactly in her plans. Although she did not have it as a goal, she saw it as a distant dream. It all started while they were in Los Angeles for other matters and her mother encouraged her to audition, getting her a chance through the Internet Movie Database (IMDBPro) platform.

Despite the fact that her first attempt to enter the US film industry did not work, it was not long before Eiza was contacted by one of the most important casting directors in the sector. Finally, in 2013, Eiza González was chosen by the famous producer Robert Rodríguez to play the role of Santanico Pandemonium in From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series, made for Netflix.

Next, her Eiza managed to increase the notoriety in the fabulous action Baby Driver where she gave life to the daring Darling. This film, produced by Sony Pictures Entertainment in 2017, garnered rave reviews and also raised a significant sum of money around the world.

Eiza was also the villain Nyssiana in Alita: Battle Angel, a cyberpunk action film produced by James Cameron. She also showed her talent in Fast & Furious: Hobbs & Shaw and in Descuida, yo te Cuido, from Netflix once again demonstrated her versatility. The world recently saw her shine in Godzilla vs. Kong.

Other achievements of Eiza

Eiza is definitely becoming an important benchmark for Latinos in Hollywood. According to Box Office Star Records, she is in the top of the highest grossing movie actors of the last three years, in the United States. On this list, she ranks fifth after greats like: Samuel L. Jackson, Tom Holland, Liam Neeson and Will Smith.

On the other hand, in mid-2021 she became the first Mexican to be the image of the prestigious Louis Vuitton brand. The campaign for the fragrance On the Beach has been a boom with its colors of sea and sunset set on the statuesque Eiza, in a fabulous bodypaint design.

Finally, we want to highlight that Eiza is characterized by being a firm and forceful voice in favor of women and Latinos in general. We will surely continue to see her conquer spaces where she proudly waves her Latinity and she opens up paths for new talents with her work and her example.

For now, we hope that the rumors of social networks come true and we can enjoy her performances in superhero movies. Here we leave you her Instagram accounts and her Twitter in case you want to keep track of her

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