<!-- Deleted image removed: -->Sasha Montenegro
(born in Bari
to Yugoslavian parents in 1950) is a Mexican
born actress.Aleksandra Aćimović Popović
: Александра Аћимовић Поповић),as a child she moved to Argentina
with her parents before relocating to Mexico
. She became an actress in the 1970s and made several lucha libre
movies, some of them with superstar El Santo
. Starting in the 1970s and through the early 80s she obtained roles in several sexicomedias
films, where she wore little or no clothing. She also participated in four telenovelas
,and had a starring role in 1979's (Una mujer marcada
, "A tainted woman").In recent years Sasha has returned to films, recently working in The End of Silence, a Canadian independent film.
Marital and Legal Troubles
In the 1970s she maintained a relationship with then President of Mexico
, José López Portillo
who was still married to Carmen Romano
, with whom he had three children. López Portillo obtained a divorce from Carmen Romano
and then married Montenegro in 1995
. It is said that she exerted gender violence against her husband, but she accepts only that she slapped his face once. Montenegro battled with López Portillo for access to him and his fortune during his final years. On several occasions she was limited visits to her husband in the hospital by his children from the previous marriage.
Sasha is the widow of former Mexican president José López...