(born on October 21, 1968 in Barcelona
) is a |Spanish
actress and singer. She is best known for roles in Mexican telenovelas
and is a former member of the Spanish pop band Parchís
. She is the daughter of Spanish musician Rudi Ventura
and wife of Mexican actor Alejandro Aragón
. They have a son named Alejandro.
She joined Parchís after a recording company posted an advertisement looking for kids who could sing, dance and act. A few months later, in 1979, the band was formed and name after the Spanish version of the Pachisi board game
. The band was a success in Spain and Latin America
, they recorded five albums and filmed seven movies (three in Argentina).
In the mid-1980s the band split. Yolanda moved to Mexico in the early 1990s obtaining the role of Astrid in Lucía Méndez
's telenovela Amor de nadie
. She then joined the cast of Muchachitas
after the soap became a hit. She then played a prostitute
in the smash hit Corazón salvaje