Alba González Villa, born October 27, 1986, professionally known as Alba Flores, is a prominent Spanish actress and television personality. She gained fame for her portrayals of Saray Vargas in “Vis a Vis” (Locked Up) and Nairobi in “Money Heist.”
|Alba González Villa
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Early Life and Education
Alba Flores is the sole daughter of the renowned musician and composer Antonio Flores and Ana Villa, a theatrical producer.
Her family boasts a rich lineage of Romani performers, musicians, and actors, as she is the granddaughter of the legendary Lola Flores, affectionately known as “La Faraona” (“The Pharaoh”).
Additionally, she is the niece of acclaimed singers Lolita Flores and Rosario Flores, and the cousin of accomplished actress Elena Furiase.
Her paternal grandfather, Antonio González, often referred to as “El Pescaílla,” was a prominent Spanish singer and guitarist, recognized as one of the pioneers of Catalan Rumba. It’s worth noting that Alba Flores also shares a Romani heritage.
Alba’s educational journey in the arts began at the age of thirteen, when she commenced her studies in dramatic interpretation, complemented by training in piano performance.
During her relatively brief stage career, she took on various roles, with notable performances in productions such as “Luna de miel en Hiroshima” (Honeymoon in Hiroshima) in 2005 and a Romani adaptation of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” in 2007.
In 2005, Alba Flores marked her cinematic debut with a role in the film “El Calentito,” directed by Chus Gutiérrez.
Her entry into the world of television occurred in 2006, when she appeared in an episode of the series “El Comisario.”
The young actress later became a prominent figure in Spanish television, notably starring in two beloved series, “El Tiempo Entre Costuras” and “Tell Me How It Happened.”
It was her breakthrough performance as the Roma gypsy Saray Vargas that truly established Alba as a household name in Spain.
In the Netflix documentary “Night on Earth,” Alba lends her voice as the Spanish narrator.
Her notable role as “Nairobi” in the Netflix series “Money Heist” further solidified her reputation as a talented actress.
Alba Flores Net Worth
Alba Flores has a net worth of about $1 million. She earned fortune and fame through her acting career.
Alba Flores Husband
Alba Flores is a single woman. She is not yet married and doesn’t have a child. The talented actress hopes to get married when she meets her man.