Who is Renata Notni?
Renata Martinez Notni is an actress and model, perhaps best recognized for her role in the crime drama series “El Dragon: Return of a Warrior”. She has also emerged as one of the social influencers and Instagram models with a huge following. Renata was born under the Zodiac sign Capricorn on 2 January 1995, in Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico. As of 2021, she is 28 years old and holds Mexican nationality. She is currently residing in Mexico City.
Early life and Family
She was born to Liliana Notni, a social worker, and Alfredo Martinez Guerrero, who is a janitor at a local high school. Regarding her siblings, she has a brother named Hecto E. Martinez Notni.
Renata developed an interest in modeling at a very young age, and became physically active, engaging in numerous sports, such as soccer and lacrosse, during her high school days. A versatile teenager, she also had a knack for performing, and often participated in school plays.
Additionally, she enrolled at the Centro de Educacion Artistica (CEA), the entertainment educational institution governed by Mexico’s major conglomerate “Televisa”.
After matriculating, launched an acting career rather than follow an academic path. However, she did take a course in the prestigious acting school “Stella Adler Studio” in New York.
Renata actually made her TV debut at the age of ten in 2006, starring in the telenovela “Codigo postal” as Andrea Garza Duran. With that role, her career skyrocketed, and she soon appeared in numerous other telenovelas.
In 2008, she appeared in two episodes of the Mexican drama series “La Rosa de Guadalupe”, and during the same year, she landed a supporting role in the telenovela “Un Gancho el Corazon”, sharing the stage with the popular actor Sebastian Rulli. In 2009, Renata she was cast as Carmita Brancho in the Mexican telenovela “Mar de Amor”, followed by her guest role as Lucia in “La Fuerza del Destino”.
After a one-episode appearance in the series “Como Dice el Dicho”, she portrayed Maria Soledad in the telenovela “Amorcito Corazon”.
In 2012, she starred in the telenovela “Que Bonito Amor”, opposite Jorge Salinas and Danna Garcia, and the following year she was cast as the young protagonist, Marianna, in the telenovela “Quiero Amarte”.
Rising through the ranks and patiently waiting for her opportunity, in 2015 she portrayed the lead role of Paloma Madrigal, in the telenovela “Amor de Barrio” alongside the singer and actor Daniel Marquez. Then following her recurring role in the TV series “Yo quisiera”, Renata booked one of the main roles as Patricia Guerrero in “Sueno de Amor”, for which she won Premios TVyNovelas award in the category for Best Young Lead Actress.
In 2017, she had another lead role in the telenovela “Mi Adorable Maldicion”, which ran for 121 episodes. Her portrayal of Aurora Sanchez in the show garnered the nomination for Kid Choice Award Mexico for Best Actress.
After small parts in the telenovelas “Erase una Vez” and “Por Amar Sin Ley”, she switched from her usual appearances, starring as Julietta in the romantic comedy movie “La Boda de la Abuela”.
Her Latest and Upcoming Roles
In 2019, she was chosen to star as Adela Cruz, one of the main characters in the Netflix series “El-Dragon: Return of a Warrior”, again sharing the stage with Sebastian Rulli. The show received a hail of praise, and positioned itself as one of the Top 10 most-watched series on Netflix in Mexico. The show premiered in 2019, and ran for two seasons, concluding in 2020 after 82 episodes.
After achieving success with her role, she continued her collaboration with Netflix, and in 2021 is set to appear as Juana Valentina in the drama series “La Venganza de las Juanas”. She also starred in Enrique Iglesias’ music video for the song entitled “Pendejo”.
Regarding her dating history, in 2013 she was romantically involved with the singer and actor Diego Amozurrutia, which lasted until 2015.
Following their break-up, in 2016 she began seeing the Mexican entrepreneur and businessman Andres Rivero, a relationship which lasted for three years before they broke up; some rumors circulated that the then-couple parted ways due to his infidelity, however, neither of them came forward and disclosed any information.
Since April 2021, she has been in a relationship with the actor and singer Diego Boneta, perhaps best recognized for his role in the musical comedy movie “Rock of Ages”. Both Renata and Diego are very secretive about their private life; in an interview when asked about her romantic life, Renata said: ‘I’m happy with my life, that’s all I know. We should talk about all the professional things we are doing that are huge and incredible. I am super dedicated to it right now and I prefer to focus on that topic.’
In 2019, she teamed up with her friend and designer Marcela Colokuris and launched the brand entitled “RM By Notni Colokuris” – the idea is to create unique clothing pieces, but also share their characteristic style and opinion through their apparel.
In an interview, Renata elaborated: “I love the world of fashion and it has always been very present in my career and in my life. I am very excited about the idea of sharing to the world a little of “who I am”; It seems to me that fashion is a great way to do it.”
Social Media Presence
Would you like to know her net worth?
As of 2021, her estimated net worth is around $3 million, which she’s acquired through her career as an actress and model. She additionally earns through advertising deals and collaboration on her social media.
Physical stats and Hobbies
Renata is 5ft 7ins tall (171cm) weighs around 128lbs (58kgs), and has a very fit and curvy body, which she maintains with regular exercise and diets. Her natural hair is black, further adorned with brown eyes.
Even though she’s very concentrated on her diet and eating habits, she is a huge fan of food, and likes experimenting with various cuisines, such as Italian.
As an avid fan of nature, she often goes hiking or running. She also likes to swim and spend time at the beach. She is an animal lover.
Her favorite actors include Robert De Niro, Will Smith, and Natalie Portman, while her favorite movies are “A Star is Born”, “Call Me by Your Name”, and “Isn’t It Romantic”.