María Conchita Alonso Net Worth
Maria Conchita Alonso net worth: Maria Conchita Alonso is a Cuban-born, Venezuelan-raised, singer/songwriter and actress who has a net worth of $8 million. Maria started her career in music as a singing star in the Spanish-speaking market. She received her first gold album and number one song in 1979 with "Love Maniac," and received a Grammy nomination for "Best Latin Artist" in 1985. She made her Hollywood film debut in 1984 in Moscow on the Hudson with Robin Williams. She also starred in movies like Extreme Prejudice, The Running Man, Predator 2, The House of the Spirits, Vampire's Kiss, and Colors. Maria was recently cast as Lucia, the mother of Gabrielle Solis, on the show Desperate Housewives and she shot Rob Zombie's Lords of Salem that came out in 2013. She was born on June 29, 1957 in Cuba and was raised in Venezuela. She had her first experience in show business when she was crowned Miss Teenager of the World in 1971. She went on to become Miss Venezuela in 1975 and was sixth runner-up in the Miss World pageant. She has been an outspoken critic of Fidel Castro and Hugo Chavez, and says those who support Chavez are terrorists. She has appeared on Hannity's America, Hannity & Colmes, and The O'Reilly Factor to discuss her political views. She was in a heated feud with Sean Penn over his support of Hugo Chavez and in January 2014, resigned from a San Francisco production of The Vagina Monologues after appearing in an advertisement for Republican candidate, Governor Tim Donnelly. She continued her penchant for outspoken politics during the 2016 presidential election, announcing her intention to vote for Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson due to finding both Hillary Clinton and eventual winner Donald Trump to be unacceptable. In 2017, she appeared in the action thriller film Kill 'Em All, starring Jean-Claude Van Damme and Peter Stormare.