Saturday, 26 February 2011
Popular name Gianella Neyra
Birth name Gianella Neyra Magagna
Birth date August 3, 1977
Birth place Lima, Peru
Occupation Actress and Model
Neyra began acting at the age of seven and while a girl she attended the Lee Strasberg studio in New York City.
In Peru she pursued a successful modeling career.
In 2002, she was hired by Peru's Iguana Productions to star in the popular soap opera "Bésame Tonto" ("Kiss me, Fool") where she played the daughter of a mafia boss.
In 2004, Neyra went to Argentina to perform in "Luna salvaje" ("Savage Moon"), starring with Juan Darthés and Catalina Artusi. Neyra continued to star in other Argentinian productions including "Culpable de Este Amor" and "Quien es el Jefe?".