Claudia Valdez is an acclaimed actress and a successful movie producer who gained popularity with her beautiful movie display in the 2010 British horror sci-fi Monsters. Her other ‘claim to fame’ is via her relations with ace comedian and actor (Gabriel Iglesias). While the duo is yet to legalize their love affair, they have been together for a long time now. Read on, to acquaint yourself with her biography, son and other family facts.
Claudia Valdez – Biography
Claudia Valdez was birthed and raised somewhere in America. Despite being a public figure, she has successfully hidden from the public details of her family and personal life.
Claudia also became interested in acting at a very tender age. Her life long dream was to be in Hollywood and she began working towards it early in life. She landed supporting and small roles here and there and basically learned how things worked in the industry.
Her first performance as an actress was in the movie Monsters (2010). She featured as a nurse in a maternity ward. She acted alongside Scoot McNairy, Whitney Able, Kerry Valderrama amongst others. The movie was very successful with a budget of $500,000 and a gross earning of $4.2 million.
Claudia’s debut as a producer was in 2013 with a series of Mexican short movies. They include Musica Para Despues de dormir, Monstruo, Inframundo, Inercia, Gajes del Oficio, and Bajo El ultimo techo. One of the movies won a Silver Ariel Award for Best Short Fiction Film in Mexico 2014 with other winning series of nominations.
The budding actress and producer have shown diligence and hard work in her craft over the years. She has been a part of some great productions in Hollywood. She was the production coordinator: second unit for 2005 The Legend of Zorro. Claudia has been a part of the production crew in movies like On the Road (2012), Troy (2004), The Matador (2005), The Beauty and the Beast (2018), The Well (2013) just to mention a few.
Claudia Valdez trade over the years has brought her fame and wealth. While her net worth has been estimated to be about $1 million, not as much as her partner’s $ 40 million wealth. The 5 ft 3 inches tall movie producer is a plus-sized woman who has never really been slim but she has, however, maintained a healthy lifestyle over the years.
The beautiful actress is not a social bee as she is not active on social media. With her line of work, one will assume that she will use social media to connect with her fans. Claudia Valdez prefers to lead a quiet life outside the whole media frenzy, unlike her partner who is very active on social media and has used the platform to further promote his works.
Claudia Valdez has been very mute and very economical with information regarding her family. Hence nothing is known about her parents and if she has any siblings. But One fact she has however divulged is that she was raised in atmosphere and family of love.
Husband And Son
Claudia Valdez is not the type to put her personal life out in the media but the scoop we have on her reveals that she does not have any husband yet but she enjoys a long love affair with Gabriel Jesus Iglesias, the renowned American ace comedian, actor and show host of I’M Not Fat who she met in 2008.
Their first public appearance together was at 2008 Make a Wish event. The duo have lived together for close to ten years. While they are yet to tie the knot officially, Gabriel is the main man in her life and they both co-parent Valdez’s son Frankie who was birthed, on the 8th of December 1997 in the United States. For reasons best known to Claudia Valdez, his biological father has never been in the picture.
Her love affair with Gabriel Iglesias has provided her son the father figure which she desired for him. He recently revealed that he does not plan to have more children that Frankie was going to be his only child. It is obvious that Claude, Gabriel, and Frankie have built a family together.
The 5 ft 8 inches (1.78m) tall comic actor who is also known as a Fluffy guy is a top-earning comedian. He has dabbled into script writing, producing and acting. Some of his films and television body of works include 2002 Entre vivos y plebeyos, Magic Mike series (2012 and 2015), Modern Family and many voice actions in works like Family Guy, Scooby Do! Ghastly Goals, and UglyDolls the list goes on. He has been categorized as one of the highest earning comedians of all time.