Who is Camila Banus?
Camila Banus was born on the 22nd July 1990, in Miami Beach, Florida USA, she is an actress, best known to the world as Gabi Hernandez in the TV soap opera “Days of Our Lives” (2010-2014, 2015-2018), and from her double roles as Lola Montez / Talia Sahid in another soap opera “One Life to Live” (2008-2009), among many other successful portrayals since the start of her career. She has also proved her skills on the big screen, with roles in such films as “Speak Now”, and “Almost Amazing” (2017).
Early Life, Parents, and Education
Of Cuban and Spanish ancestry, Camila is the older daughter of Carmen and Jaime Banus; her younger sister is actress Gabriela Banus. From an early age, Camila was interested in acting, and as she got older she only honed her skills. There is no information about where Camila received her formal education, however, her career started when she was only 15 years old.
Career BeginningsHaving been interested in acting since she was a little girl, Camila’s career started in her teens, when she played Rainbow in the family comedy film “Lenny the Wonder Dog”. Next, Camila had a minor role in the critically-acclaimed TV crime-drama mystery series “Dexter” (2006), and then in 2008 had her first recurring role, as Lola Montez in the soap opera “One Life to Live” (2008-2009). She appreciated the chance given to her by the casting directors and has since become quite fond of soap operas. In addition to her role of Lola, she also played the part of Talia Sahid in several episodes of the Primetime Emmy Award-nominated series.
Rise to Prominence
After more than 45 episodes in the show, Camila left the cast and found a new soap opera engagement, which changed her life for good. Yes, you have guessed it – she was chosen for the part of Gabi Hernandez in the award-winning soap opera “Days of Our Lives”.
The part of Gabi Hernandez has become the hallmark of Camila’s career; she remained in the series until 2014, when she left for a brief period, only to return in 2015. She had a couple of sporadic appearances before being brought back to the show and since then has been a series regular, now having appeared in over 600 episodes of one of the most successful and longest-running soap operas in the history of American cinematography, which has only increased her wealth. The role of Gabi has made her a star across the world, and her name more popular with casting producers.
Guess what ?! Meet us at the Mall of America. August 12th for a signing !! Check out who will be there !!! pic.twitter.com/4TKI9mjqlC
— Camila Banus (@camilabanus) July 25, 2017
Continual SuccessAlthough her role in soap operas has made her a star, that was only the beginning for Camila; since 2010 she has made a number of other successful appearances. In 2013 she played Talia Portillo in the biopic about boxer Emilio Manrique, entitled “Counterpunch”, starring Alvaro Orlando, Danny Trejo and Steven Bauer, while in 2014 she appeared in the comedy-drama film “Wishin’ and Hopin’”. In 2016 she guest-starred in several episodes of the award-winning TV romantic drama series “Mistresses”, starring Alyssa Milano, Jes Macallan and Rochelle Aytes, and then had her first lead role in the film “Speak Now”, a comedy-drama directed by Melissa Vitello, who co-wrote the script with Bryan Ricke. Most recently, Camila starred in the television film “Rhino”, and is working on the drama film “Marigold the Matador”, and the thriller “Healing Hands”, while she will also star in the new TV action-crime drama series “The Last Defectors”, projects scheduled for release later this year.
Camila Banus Net Worth and Salary
You are probably wondering how rich Camila Banus is? Well, with every new acting enterprise Camila has become a little richer – her annual income is now estimated at $100,000, while she receives around $3,000 per episode of the “Days of Our Lives”. So, according to authoritative sources, Camila’s wealth is estimated at close to $1 million, as of mid- 2018, but undoubtedly, her wealth will increase in the coming years.
Do You Know of Camila’s Personal Affairs, Boyfriend, Husband, Children?
When it comes to Camila’s personal life, she isn’t fond of releasing all the details, but she has shared some juicy information about her romance with actor Marlon Aquino. The couple started dating back in 2012, and last year they celebrated their fifth anniversary and Marlon’s 32nd birthday but there is no news in regards to any wedding plans and children.
Camila Banus Body Measurements, Height and Weight.One of her jobs is to stay fit and beautiful; she has dedicated a lot of time to her attractive figure and can often be seen working out. So, you are probably wondering how tall Camila is and what is her weight. Well, Camila stands at 5ft 6ins (1.67m), and weighs 128lbs or 58kg, while her vital statistics are 34-25-42 inches.
Is Camila Banus on Social Media?
If you want to find Camila on social media platforms, on Instagram she has around 80,000 followers, who have enjoyed daily pictures of Camila. If you aren’t yet a fan of this beautiful actress, then this is a fantastic opportunity for you, just follow the link to her official page. Camila can also be found on Twitter, on which she already has a fan base of more than 45,000 followers, with whom she has shared details from her personal life, promoted her work and also shared her own opinions and ideas on various topics. Many of her tweets have gone viral, all of which you can see on her official Twitter account. In contrast to Twitter and Instagram, Camila isn’t active on Facebook.