Alondra is a Puerto Rican-American actress and writer, who is perhaps best known for her works in the TV series “Mayan M.C.,” “All American,” and the film “Angel.”
Age, Early Life, and Education Background
Alondra Delgado hails from Puerto Rico, and was born under the Leo zodiac sign on 20 August 1997, which makes her 26 years old as of 2024. She was born to Puerto Rican parents whose names remain undisclosed. In a previous interview, Alondra disclosed that she grew up very obsessed with Spanish Telenovelas, and wouldn’t stop telling her mother how badly she wanted to be ‘inside the TV.’ She began acting in theaters when she was four years old.
Alondra studied acting at the New York Film Academy and graduated in 2018. She has admitted that her biggest inspiration is the American actress, Meryl Streep, who’s known for her appearances in the films “The Devil Wears Prada” (2006), “Mamma Mia!” (2008), and “It’s Complicated” (2009), among others. She’s also a huge fan of Gina Rodriguez.
Hobbies and Interesting Facts
Delgado is an avid animal lover, and has a French bulldog, a Shih Tzu, and a German Shepherd named Cash, Amaya, and Roxie respectively. She has also adopted a cat named Gypsy.
Moreover, the actress has a strange taste of pets, and has a ball python named Medusa.
It’s reported that Delgado got the name ‘Alondra’ from the passerine bird ‘Alauda arvensis’ which is known for singing a lot.
Delgado is a huge fan of cooking. She’s admitted that she loves carrot cakes but doesn’t like carrots.
In her spare time, the actress likes watching horror films and Spanish TV shows.
To avoid being overwhelmed with work, and balance her time between her creative projects,
Delgado often takes herself out on dates as she often reveals in interviews. She usually goes to dinners, takes walks, and watches movies on her own.
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Delgado made her film debut at age 10 with the starring role of Elenita in the 2010 TV movie “Angels Perdidos”, sharing the screen with Hommy Cervantes, Francisco Capo, and Giselle, among others. In 2007, she appeared in the crime-drama film “Angel”, and her next appearances were in the TV mini-series “Downtown Browns,” in one episode in 2016, the film “The Eradication” in which she portrayed Leanne, and the TV series “Vida,” in which she played Rosario in one 2019 episode. Delgado’s next notable role – as Young Rebel Girl – came in the FX crime-drama series, “Mayans M.C.” in 2018. The series, which was created by Kurt Sutter and Elgin James follows the struggles of Ezekiel Reyes, a prospect in the charter of the Mayans M.C., based on the Mexi/Cali border. Delgado appeared in five episodes during her three-year stint and shared the screen with the likes of JD Pardo, Danny Pino, Sarah Bolger, and Clayton Cardenas, among others.
In 2021, Delgado was cast as Vanessa, a confident new student at the fictional Beverly High School and the daughter of the new head coach, Montes (portrayed by Alexandra Barreto), who has a fling with Asher (Cody Christian) in The CW TV sports drama series “All American.” The series follows the high school football player, Spencer James (portrayed by Daniel Ezra) who’s recruited to play for Beverly Hills High and focuses on his daily life as he tries to balance his career and personal lives in two contrasting social worlds; Delgado appeared in six episodes.
2021 saw her portray Andrea in the short movie “Kickball”, and two years later, she was cast as Gina in the action-drama “The Vigilante”. In 2023, Delgado starred in the crime film “Safehouse” as Carla, a trainee physician in Mexicali, whose life takes a drastic change when she discovers that one of her siblings is a cartel informant, After the discovery, she’s forced to flee to the US, and ends up becoming a prisoner at an isolated CIA Safehouse. The film also starred David Thomas Jenkins, Brit Landa, Marco Parra and Bruno Romagnoli.
Delgado prefers to use a paper and pen instead of a laptop/computer when writing. On 20 August 2020, Delgado’s book “Is Mejor to Say Adios” (English: “It’s Better to Say Goodbye”), which is a compilation of poems, was published. The book is half-English and half-Spanish, and revolves around the hardships of love, with numerous poems meant to ‘fix the soul’ and ‘take you on a heartbreak journey that ends in self-love.’ In an interview, the writer revealed that she turns to her notebook and writes a poem whenever she feels heartbroken or sad, which helps her to feel better.
Delgado is the writer, producer and lead actress in the 2018 short movie “Bygone,” which saw her receive Austin Micro Short Film Festival’s Best Actress honors. She also wrote and appeared in the short movie “A Will to Love,” which saw her nominated for two Top Shorts Film Festival’s Best Ensemble Jury Awards in 2019 – she won one of these awards.
Social Media Presence
Delgado is active on Instagram (@ialondradelgado) with over 45,000 followers. She’s also active on TikTok with around 90,000 followers and 2.8 million likes. Her description is ‘A girl with many dreams.’
Delgado is very secretive when it comes to her dating life, and hasn’t introduced anyone as her boyfriend or partner. She’s unmarried and without children as of early 2024. Currently, the actress lives in Los Angeles, California, and has disclosed that she visits Puerto Rico once or twice per year. Delgado is a Christian.
Height, Weight, and Physical Appearance
Delgado is of Hispanic ethnicity and has a pair of dark brown eyes and long hair of the same color. She’s voluptuous, weighs approximately 120lbs (54kgs), and her height is 5ft 2ins (1.57m). The actress has inked a tattoo on one of her wrists – she has four more little tattoos that she often covers up while filming. One of her distinctive features is pouty lips.
It’s reported that Alondra suffers from hypoglycemia, which is a condition where one’s blood sugar (glucose) level is lower than the normal range. As a result, the young actress always carries a snack with her on movie sets.
Delgado has accumulated a good sum from her acting, writing, and producing careers. She’s reportedly worth around $200,000 as of 2024, and seemingly leads a lavish lifestyle.