Mirta Wons

Famous for her roles on the television series Stan and Oliver, Sweet Love, and Violetta, Wons is also notable for her ACE Award-winning performance in a 1999 stage production of Nine. Before beginning her acting career, she taught kindergarten in her native Argentina. Her role in the 1999 film The Amateur won her a Silver Condor Award. She grew up in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in a family of Polish Jewish heritage. She and Isabel Macedo were both in the cast of the Argentine telenovela Floricienta. [+]