Who is Isabella Sierra?
Colombian actress, singer and social media star Isabella Sierra Ibagon was born under the zodiac sign Gemini on 26 May 2005, in Neiva, Colombia. She has nine acting credits and is perhaps known best for portraying Sofia Mendoza in 113 episodes of the action crime series “La Reina del Sur” since 2019; the series was created by Dario Vanegas and Lina Uribe in 2011, and today stars Alejandro Calva, Humberto Zurita and Kate del Castillo. It follows Teresa Mendoza as she’s fighting drug dealers in Mexico, and the series has won five of its 11 award nominations.
Education and early life
Isabella was raised in Neiva alongside her brother and two sisters, by their father Jhon Jarvi Sierra Gutierrez and mother Alejandra Sierra; not many details have been shared about Isabella’s family but it’s believed that her father’s a farmer and her mother a nurse.
She fell in love with acting at a very early age, and was 11 when she made her debut TV series appearance, portraying Girl in the 2016 episode “Deutschland 93” of the critically acclaimed biographical crime drama “Narcos”, which aired from 2015 through 2017, starred Wagner Moura and Pedro Pascal, and was created by Chris Brancato and Carlo Bernard. It follows the life of Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar, and the series won eight of its 28 award nominations.
Isabella studied at a local high school in Neiva and was passionate about dancing and playing soccer during her four years there; she’s matriculated just recently in 2023, and it’s widely believed that she won’t be enrolling at college but will remain focused on her acting career.
Roles in movies
Isabella’s appeared in three movies. Her debut was portraying Young Griselda in the 2017 biographical crime drama “Cocaine Godmother”, which starred Jenny Pellicer, Alejandro Edda and Catherine Zeta-Jones, and was directed by Guillermo Navarro. It follows the life of Colombian drug lord Griselda Blanco and the film won one of its seven award nominations.
In 2019, Isabella played a supporting character in the comedy “Holy Expectations”, which starred Adriana Botina, Carlos Barbosa and Joavany Alvarez, and was written and directed by Fernando Ayllon; the film follows the life of a young girl with vivid imagination.
¿Sabías que ayer se estrenó en cines El Sacrificio? 😱
Con las actuaciones de Stella Lauri, Ana Grethel Solis, Isabella Sierra, Freddy Delia y Nick Romano llega para llenar de terror a todos los cines de Panamá. 😰 pic.twitter.com/pJDObAwHzt
— MasMovilPanama (@MasMovilPanama) July 29, 2022
Her only other film role has been portraying Carmen in the 2022 horror “El Sacrificio”, which starred Adrian Mora, Stella Lauri and Freddy D’Elia, and was written and directed by Alberto Serra. It follows two sisters who’ve arrived at their grandmother’s farm only to learn that an elderly woman there has been consumed by a curse.
Roles in TV series
In 2019, Isabella played a supporting character in six episodes of the biographical romantic drama “Big Steps”, which today stars Andrea Guzman, Veronica Orozco and Enrique Carriazo, and follows the life of controversial bootblack Luis Eduardo Diaz; the series has been nominated for two awards.
The same year saw her play Manuelita Sanez Nina in four episodes of the popular biographical action “Bolivar: Una Lucha Admirable”, which starred Juliette Pardau, Mauricio Mejia and Luis Geronimo Abreu, and follows the life of Venezuelan General Simon Bolivar; the series won eight of its 18 award nominations.
In 2020, Isabella played Estefania in the episode “Encerrados” of the drama “Decision: Some Win and Others Lose”, which starred Iran Castillo, Zharick Leon and Sebastian Silv, and follows the lives of several politicians, lawyers and ordinary people.
Her only other TV series role has been playing Susana Casas in 31 episodes of the comedy “100 Dias Para Enomorarnos”, which starred Erick Elias, Mariana Trevino and Ilse Salas, and was created by Sebastian Ortega. It follows two couples who want to break-up but have decided to give their relationships another 100 days; the series won one of its two award nominations.
Isabella’s appeared in a couple of Colombian and Mexican talk-shows but the names of these remain undisclosed.
Awards and nominations
Isabella was nominated for a 2019 PRODU Talento Award for Actriz Revelacion – De Serie, Superserie or Telenovela, for her performance in “La Reina del Sur”.
Love life and relationships
Isabella prefers to keep the details of her love life to herself, and is yet to speak about the boys and/or perhaps girls whom she’s dated.
Many of Isabella’s fans believe that she’s lesbian, claiming that a girl who can be seen featured in a couple of her Instagram pictures is her girlfriend rather than just a friend; it’s believed that the two have also been spotted kissing in public but no evidence has been provided to support these claims, nor has Isabella addressed the matter.
There are also those who believe that she’s perhaps currently focused on her career and isn’t pursuing love, but Isabella hasn’t addressed this either.
She seems to be unattached as of October 2023, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Interesting facts and hobbies
Isabella can often be seen working out at the gym, mostly because her career demands her to stay in shape.
She likes to cook, and has appeared in the Mexican version of the reality competition show “Top Chef”.
Isabella likes to go partying, and loves to drink cocktails.
She’s passionate about travelling and has already been to most of the Latin American countries, while she’s also been to a couple of US states and European countries.
She likes to listen to rap music and her favorite rapper is King Lil G.
Isabella’s a fashionista, and one can also call her a shopaholic as she buys new clothes nearly every day.
Close to 600,000 people are following her on Instagram today and she’s posted over 250 pictures and videos; most of Isabella’s content shows her during her everyday life, whether she’s singing with her friends, showing off her clothes or shooting for her movies and TV series.
Appearance and net worth
Isabella’s age is 18. Her hair and eyes are brown, she weighs around 125lbs (56kgs) and is 5ft 5ins (1.65m) tall.
Isabella’s net worth’s been estimated at over $1 million, as of October 2023.