Mexican singer/actress Patricia Manterola (born Patricia Manterola Carrion) debuted in show business at the age of nine while playing a role in the musical Ana, la Huerfanita (Annie). Soon after, she had the opportunity to participate in a record sponsored by a TV show called [RoviLink="VW"]Juguemos a Cantar. The promising young artist attended singing and dancing classes before meeting local producer Luis de Llano, who was assembling a new outfit called Garibaldi. In addition to joining the Latin pop vocal group, Manterola made her cinematographic debut with [RoviLink="VW"]-+D+¦nde Qued+¦ La Bolita? working with actor Sergio Jim+¬nez. Her solo career began in 1994 after a Garibaldi live performance in Acapulco and with the release of Hambre de Amor. With the successful soap opera [RoviLink="VW"]Acapulco, Cuerpo y Alma, the Latin version of Charlie's Angels produced by Sony/Telemundo, the TV series [RoviLink="VW"]Hazard in Hollywood, and the movies [RoviLink="VW"]City of Lost Souls and [RoviLink="VW"]Carman: The Champion, Manterola achieved her major goals in the acting field. In 2002, her album Que el Ritmo No Pare delivered her first songs in English. ~ Drago BonacichPortions of Content Provided by Rovi Corporation.
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