Lupe Ontiveros



Place of birth:

El Paso, Texas, U.S.:


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Lupe Ontiveros (born September 17, 1942) is an American film and television actress. Ontiveros has acted in numerous films and television shows, most often playing a maid or, more recently, an all-knowing grandmother; she estimates she has played a maid between 150 and 300 times on screen. Description above from the Wikipedia article Lupe Ontiveros , licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Cry Now (2014)
as Rosario
Journey of a Female Comic (2014)
Guido (2014)
as Maria
Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2 (2011)
as Mrs. Cortez
Our Family Wedding (2010)
as Momma Cecilia
El Superstar: The Unlikely Rise of Juan Frances (2008)
as Nena
Dark Mirror (2007)
as Grace
A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story (2006)
as Mami
30 Days Until I'm Famous (2004)
as Rosa Moreno
Real Women Have Curves (2002)
as Carmen Garcia
Chuck & Buck (2000)
as Beverly Franco
Candyman: Day of the Dead (1999)
as Abuela
As Good as It Gets (1997)
as Nora Manning
The Brave (1997)
as Maria
Selena (1997)
as Yolanda Saldívar
...And the Earth Did Not Swallow Him (1995)
as Doña Rosa
Dolly Dearest (1991)
as Camilla
Those She Left Behind (1989)
as Rosa
Born in East L.A. (1987)
as Rudy's mother
The Goonies (1985)
as Rosalita
El Norte (1983)
as Nacha
The Border (1982)
as Madam in Whorehouse
Zoot Suit (1981)
as Dolores
The Big Fix (1978)
as Maid
Universal Signs ()
as Claire
Universal Signs ()