Days of Our LivesComings & Goings
Updated June 3:
Ximena Duque debuts on Tuesday June 7 as Blanca.
Updated March 21:
Alma Delfina will be seen on “Days” starting Tuesday March 22. Delfina will portray the Hernandez matriarch, Adriana Hernandez.
Originally reported January 27:
Ximena Duque has been cast as Blanca on “Days of our Lives” in a short story arc. Duque will begin portraying this part in June of 2016 in scenes with Galen Gering (Rafe), Camila Banus (Gabi) and Alma Delfina.
This will be the first time Ximena Duque, the Telemundo star crosses over to English-language daytime. From the press release, “The Colombian actress recently registered to vote as part of Telemundo’s #YODECIDO, a one-of-a-kind multiplatform and comprehensive effort to help, inform, empower and engage Hispanic voters and includes community-based local voter registration hosted by Telemundo-owned stations all across the country. Duque began her acting career in 2006 with a starring role on Telemundo’s hit “Decisiones”, which aired in the U.S. and Latin America. She then joined the cast of “Pecados Ajenos” and went on to star in five more telenovelas and television dramas for the network. In 2012, she gained international recognition for her dramatic role as a bodyguard in “Corazón Valiente.” In 2013, she played the villain in “Santa Diabla,” followed immediately by the web series telenovela “Villa Paraiso.” Ximena was most recently seen in the Telemundo Super Series “Dueños del Paraiso (Owners of Paradise) in 2015. In the midst of her booming career, the talented actress made her big-screen debut in the film “Primero Enero,” followed by a starring role in “Morir Soñando,” coming to theaters soon.”
Enjoy this clip from “Santa Diabla.”
Friday, June 3rd, 2016