Camila Sodi is a Mexican singer, model and actress who is the niece of Thalía, a renowned personality in Mexico, and also a member of the prestigious Sodi family.
Early life and childhood
Camila Sodi was born Camila Ía González Sodi on 14 May 1986. She was born under the influence of the sun sign Taurus. Her parents are Ernestina Sodi who is an author and Fernando González Parra who is an attorney. She grew up with two step siblings through her father’s side, named Tessa Ía and Naian Gonzalez Norvind, and they’re both actresses.
The information on where she attended high school and whether or not she matriculated from isn’t available at the moment. Whether or not she went to college is also not known.
Camila started her career in 2004 in the TV series “Inocente de ti” as Flor de María “Florecita” González, the lead character of the show. In 2015, she starred as the lead in “Señorita Pólvora” and “A que no me dejas” as Paulina Murat, then in 2018, she starred in “Luis Miguel: The Series” and in “Wild District”. She starred in “Falsa identidad” in 2019 and in 2020 in “Rubí”. The TV series “Lambs Among Wolves” is in production at the moment.
She started with the movie “El búfalo de la noche” in 2007, and also starred in “Niñas mal” and “Déficit”. In 2014 she starred in “El despertar” and “Amor de mis amores”, and also appeared in “El placer es mio” and “Compadres”. In 2017, she made appearances in “How to Break Up with Your Douchebag”, “El ángel en el reloj” and “Camino a Marte”. The movie “El exorcismo de Carmen Farías” is currently under production.
Camila sang the theme song of “Rubí” which was originally recorded by her aunt Thalía in 2002.
It is a fast paced song about how she doesn’t care what others have to think about her choices – Camila put her own creativity and style into the vocals. She writes music as well and spoke to popsugar saying ‘I always have new music in the works. I haven’t publicly [released] anything. Eventually I will, but I’m really focused on acting right now.’
Who is Thalía, Camila’s Aunt
Ariadna Thalía Sodi Miranda Mottola commonly called Thalía is a singer, actress and a business woman, and is regarded as one of the most successful and therefore influential Mexican artists in the world.
She has been nicknamed the ‘Queen of Latin Pop’ by the media, renowned in the latin pop music industry for over three decades, during which time her album sales number over 25 million worldwide, near the top of best-selling latin music artists of all time. In 2011Terra Networks included her in its list of ‘powerful and iconic women in Latin Music’.
Thalía has starred in several TV series often aired in many countries, so she has been referred to by the media as ‘Queen of telenovelas’, and highest earning, as calculated by Mexican media company Televisa. Billboard has named her as ‘the most recognized Spanish-speaking TV actress in the world’.
She has won the Billboard Latin Music Awards five times as well as several Lo Nuestro Awards and Premios Juventud. She has been nominated for the Latin Grammy Awards seven times. In 2013, she was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, ands in 2019 was rewarded with the Latin Grammy “President’s Merit Award”.
She is currently married to Tommy Mottola, who is a music executive, and has two children with him. A daughter, Sabrina Sakaë and a son Matthew Alejandro.
Camila married Diego Luna in 2008. Diego is active in the TV industry as well, and is an actor, producer and director.
He has appeared in several TV series and Hollywood movies too, including “The Terminal” and “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story”.
They have two children together, Jerónimo born on 12 August 2008, and Fiona followed on 1 July 2010. The couple was together for five years until their split in 2013, but even then are close to each other, and Camila said to us.hola ‘There is a love, which is family love, which is greater than all, and because we are people who promote love, union, compassion, then from that place I believe that you can have a relationship not only cordial, but definitely loving and familiar.’
Camila holds Mexican nationality and is of mixed ethnicity. Her hair color is light brown and her eyes are dark brown. She stands at a height of 5 ft 3 ins (1.6m), her weight is around 108lbs (49kgs), and her vital statistics are 29-22-31.
Hobbies, Favorite Things and Interesting Facts
Before she made it big as a TV personality, she hosted a music show in Mexico called TeleHit, which was a TRL-Style show.
Camila has accounts on popular media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, with over 1.8 million followers on the latter.
According to celebrity net worth, her net worth has been estimated to be $4 million, accumulated largely through her career in the TV industry, and modeling.