Who is Claudia Traisac?
Claudia Hernandez Traisac was born in Leganes, Spain, on 14 December 1992 – her zodiac sign is Sagittarius, and she holds Spanish nationality. She’s an actress with close to 30 credits to her name, perhaps known best for her portrayal of Maria, one of the main characters in the 2014 historical crime movie “Escobar: Paradise Lost”. It was written and directed by Andrea Di Stefano, also starred Benicio Del Toro and Josh Hutcherson, and follows a young surfer who has fallen in love with a girl, whose uncle is Pablo Escobar; the movie was nominated for a Platino Award for Iberoamerican Cinema for Best Actor (Benicio Del Toro).
Early life and education
Claudia was raised in Leganes by her parents, about whom not a lot is known because she respects their privacy; it’s believed that her father was a construction worker, and that her mother was a cleaning lady. Because Claudia hasn’t spoken of having any siblings, most of her fans believe her to be an only child.
She became interested in acting at a very early age, and her parents began taking her to auditions when she was nine; Claudia launched her career in 2004, aged 11, when cast to play Isabel Nina in the crime horror movie “El 7º Dia”, directed by Carlos Saura, and which starred Jose Garcia and Eulalia Ramon. It follows the dispute between the Fuentes and Jimenez families in Extremaura, Spain, and the movie won three of the 17 awards for which it was nominated.
Claudia continued acting throughout her entire education. She studied at a local high school, but upon matriculating in 2010, didn’t enroll at college, but chose to work on her way up in the film industry.
Roles in TV series
Claudia made her debut TV series appearance with her portrayal of Yoli in the 2004 science fiction comedy “El Inquilino”, while she was then cast to play a supporting character in a couple of popular series, such as the comedy “Ke No!”, the biographical drama “La Bella Otero”, and the drama “18”.
She gained recognition in 2010, when she played Pilar in the romantic adventure drama “Amar en Tiempos Revueltos”, created by Josep Maria Benet i Jornet, and which today stars Manuel Baqueiro, Itziar Miranda and Jose Antonio Sayagues.
The series has been airing since 2005, numbers over 2,200 episodes, and follows the lives of several people after the end of the Spanish Civil War; it has won 16 of the 49 awards for which it’s been nominated.
The following years saw Claudia appear in an episode or two of various series, such as the crime drama “Homicidos”, the drama “Carmina”, and another drama “Rescatando a Sara”.
Between 2006 and 2018, she played Julia in 34 episodes of the adventure comedy drama “Cuentame”; it’s been airing since 2001, today stars Imanol Arias and Ana Duato, and follows a Spanish family during the second half of the ‘70s and the first half of the ‘80s. The series has won 71 of the 183 awards for which it has been nominated.
Three of Claudia’s most recent roles in TV series have been in 23 episodes of the drama “Unauthorized Living” between 2018 and 2020, three episodes of the 2021 romantic drama “#Luimelia”, and eight episodes of the 2022 drama “Los Pacientes del Doctor Garcia”.
Roles in movies
Claudia has appeared in only seven movies, including the two mentioned above. In 2006, she played a supporting character in the drama “Atropello”, while the year 2009 saw her star in the drama “Amanecer en Asia”. She next starred alongside Adrian Exposito and Lucia Delgado in the 2011 historical romantic drama “Dieciseis”, then in 2017, Claudia played Nina in the popular musical “Holy Camp!” It was written and directed by Javier Ambrossi and Javier Calvo, starred Macarena Garcia, Anna Castillo and Belen Cuesta, and follows teenagers Susana and Maria as they’re spending summer at a Catholic Camp; the movie won nine of the 31 awards for which it was nominated.
Claudia’s only other movie role has been her portrayal of Diana in the 2020 short drama “Lo de Aquella Noche”.
She could’ve been seen featured in the 2014 documentary movie “Hoy no me Puedo Levantar – La Magia y la Emocion”, and the 2015 TV special “XX Premio Cinematografico Jose Maria Forque”.
Claudia received special thanks for the 2019 short drama movie “O Que Medra Por Dentro”.
She has made a guest appearance in a couple of talk-shows, including “Cinema 3” and “Viva la Vida”.
Love life and relationship with Josh Hutcherson
Claudia met American actor and movie producer Joshua Ryan ‘Josh’ Hutcherson in 2013, while they were shooting together for the movie “Escobar: Paradise Lost”, and the two have been together since then.
Josh has appeared in close to 60 movies and TV series, and is probably known best for his portrayal of the main character Peeta Mellark in the film franchise “The Hunger Games”, while also for his roles in the action adventure comedy movie “Zathura: A Space Adventure” and the romantic family comedy film “Little Manhattan” both in 2005, and the 2012 action movie “Red Dawn”.
Claudia hasn’t spoken of any other men whom she has perhaps been with, while it’s known that Josh had dated several girls prior to meeting Claudia, including American actress Shannon Marie Wada between 2003 and 2006, American singer Rochella Danishei between 2009 and 2011, and American actress Vanessa Hudgens in 2011.
As of April 2022, Claudia’s in a long-term relationship with Josh Hutcherson, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Claudia’s quite active on Instagram, and is today followed by close to 150,000 people, while she’s uploaded nearly 200 pictures onto the network, most of which have been taken during her everyday life.
She’s a fashionista, as she enjoys keeping up with the latest fashion trends, and is also a shopaholic, as she goes shopping for clothes nearly every day.
Claudia’s physically quite active, mostly because it’s important for her acting career to stay in shape; she has multiple training sessions at the gym every week, and also follows a strict diet.
Her favorite season is summer, mostly because she likes to sun tan at the beach.
Claudia likes to watch Hollywood movies in her spare time – her favorite actor is Al Pacino, while a couple of her favorite films include “Scent of a Woman”, “The Devil’s Advocate”, and “Scarface”.
Age, height and net worth
Claudia’s age is 29. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, her height is 5ft 4ins (1.65m) and she weighs around 120lbs (55kgs).
As of April 2022, her wealth stands at more than $1 million, while her boyfriend Josh’s net worth is reputedly over $20 million.