The 44 years old American actress Alanna Ubach is known for her roles in movies like Coco, A Haunted House, Legally Blonde who started her career in acting from a young age. Additionally, she has worked for over 200 shows and movies in her career. Her career took an upward direction after The New York Times reviewed her role. She played the role of a Jewish girl in Kindertransport at the Manhattan Theatre Club.
The New York Times said, “a seriously talented actress to keep your eye on.”. Interestingly now she has proved them right through her incredible roles in movies and shows. Many award shows have nominated Alanna Ubach for her roles. Oscar also nominated Coco, the movie where she played as Mama Imelda. She was also nominated in SAG awards for her role as Jeanine Pirro in Bombshell.
Alanna Ubach was born and raised in Downey, California. She was born on October 3, 1975, to her parents Sidna and Rodolfo Ubach. Her father was from Puerto Rico and her mother was from Mexico. So, that makes her half Mexican and half Puerto Rican.
As a result, she can speak fluent Spanish and has also learned French. She also has an older sister named Athena Ubach, who played a small part in Clockwatchers (1997). She started acting at a very young age of 4.
The legally blonde actress, Alanna Ubach is widely known among people as witty and a funny person. She has great feisty comebacks and is generally fun to be around.
In an interview with IMDB when asked which actor had inspired her, she said: ” When I was little, and I was watching looney tunes, my father was sitting next to me and he said, you know all of those characters right there are all from the same man.”
She added: “To think they were all created from the same voice, blew my mind“.Advertisement
She has two dogs. One is a bulldog named Ready and the other one is Biggy Smallz. She also has a tattoo of half a heart on her back.
At present, she resides in Los Angeles California with her family. She married Thom Russo. She gave birth to her son in 2017 at the age of 41. In particular, her son was born on Tuesday, July 25, in Los Angeles at 9:56 a.m.
During the time of birth, the newborn boy had a weight of 7 lbs (4 oz) and measured 21 inches long. In addition, they gave the name to their child Thomas Rodolfo Russo III, inspired by her husband’s family name.
The couple explained the reason behind the name of their boy, in the interview with People they said:
“Our little man is named after both our late fathers.” adding “We can’t get through the second verse of a nursery song without crying. The house is a water park at the moment, and we’re proud of it!“
When she is not working. Alanna Ubach likes to spend her time with her son who is 2 and a half years now.
|Movies||Budget||Box Office Collection|
|Legally Blonde (2001)||$18 million||$141.8 million|
|Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde (2003)||$45 million||$124.9 million|
|Meet the Fockers (2004)||$80 million||$516 million|
|Herbie: Fully Loaded (2005)||$50 million||$144.1 million|
|Bad Teacher (2011)||$20 million||$216.2 million|
|Rango (2011)||$135 million||$245.7 million|
|Coco (2017)||$175 million||$807.1 million|
|Bombshell (2019)||$32 million||$53.8 million|
|Gloria Bell||NA||$11.1 million|
Alanna is highly recognized for her petite body figure. She is 5 feet and 3 inches tall. Her body measurements are 36-24-35. She must be anywhere between 49-55 kgs in weight.
Alanna has more than 130 acting credits to her name from her roles. Her career started to grow after she starred on the TV show Beakman’s World as Josie for a year in 1992.
Her very first role as an actress was in a short movie in 1990 called The Blue Men as Edith. She was later nominated for her role in Beakman’s World as Josie in the year 1992.
“When I get a role, I try to delve as deeply as possible into the character. I act with my gut instincts,” said Alanna Ubach. This shows her dedication to acting and her sense of understanding in making the characters lively.
She also directed a short movie during 2003 called A Mi Amor, Mi Dulce. With movies like Meet the Fockers, Legally Blonde Alanna Ubach rose to fame in Hollywood.
Furthermore, she worked together with Marlon Waynes, Essence Atkins, Affion Crockett, Dave Sheridan, Nick Swardson and David Koechner in the movie, A haunted house. She is also known for her roles in Coco which was Oscar-nominated.