Patricia Castañeda

Patricia Castañeda

actress, writer, producer

Patricia Castañeda was born on Feb 16, 1977 in Colombia. Patricia Castañeda's big-screen debut came with The Art of Losing directed by Sergio Cabrera in 2004. Patricia Castañeda is known for La Promesa directed by Liliana Bocanegra, Julieth Restrepo stars as Ana and Piero Melotti as Capitan español Suarez. Patricia Castañeda has got 2 awards and 2 nominations so far. The most recent award Patricia Castañeda achieved is Premios India Catalina. The upcoming new tvshow Patricia Castañeda plays is Débora, the Woman Who Undressed Colombia - Season 1 which will be released on Feb 01, 2018.

Patricia Castaneda was born in Cali, Colombia, and not only has she been acting since a very young age, but she is also a writer. On her first paid acting role, Tiempos Dificiles, she was nominee for best actress in the India Catalina Film Festival, and has worked since. Patricia studied theater-drama in HB Studio with Uta Haggen in New York in 2000, and was during her 4 year studies in NYC where she did her first play. She got the part of the mute, in an off-off Broadway play: Mono, which had been running for 2 years; Patricia joint the last 3 months. Later on she audition for the lead in The Sons of Juan Perez, and got the part of Maria. In 2004 she received a call from Caracol's CEO, a Colombian main studio, asking her to return for a year to play the lead role in a TV series, which score the highest rating during the year it was aired. Patricia has worked in TV, theater and movies, and is one the few actresses who shares acting with writing: in 2007 she published a book of 10 short stories (La noche del demonio) and in 2011 a novel that was awarded Best Romantic Novel in the International Latino Book Awards.Patricia has said in various interviews that her passion for writing came from the various plays she read during her studies at HB, and her curiosity for trying to make the character take reckless decision.

  • Birthday

    Feb 16, 1977
  • Place of Birth

    Cali, Colombia
  • Also known


Known For


2 wins & 2 nominations

Premios India Catalina
Mejor Actriz Protagonica de Telenovela o Serie
Winner - Premios India Catalina
Best Actress in Telenovela or T.V Series
Winner - Premios India Catalina