Esther Acebo’s Net Worth, Education, Family & Career

Esther Acebo is one of the main characters of the hit Spanish show Money Heist or La casa de papel. In the show, Acebo portrays the role of Mónica Gaztambide, former secretary of the Royal Mint of Spain, who later joins the Professor and others and becomes one of the robbers. During the heist, she goes by the name Stockholm.

Though the talented actress got her breakthrough from Money Heist, she had already worked on many other projects. She even had the experience of working as a skilled presenter and reporter. Before starting her acting career, she had already hosted two shows, Koshmi Club and Non-Stop People.

Biography & Wiki Summary

Popular NameEsther Acebo
Real NameEsther Acebo
Date of birthJanuary 19, 1983
Age41 years old
Place of birthMadrid, Spain
FatherNot disclosed
MotherNot disclosed
BrotherJavier Acebo Barreiro
SisterDenise Anker
StatusIn a relationship
PartnerAlejandro Tous
OccupationPresenter, Reporter, and Actress
Net worth2 Million USD
Height5 ft 6 in (168cm)
Weight52 kgs
Hair colorBlonde
Eye colorBrown
Instagram idestheracebo

Esther Acebo Net Worth

Acebo had a successful career as a TV host before making her debut as an actress. 

And even after pursuing acting, she got her breakthrough with the worldwide popular series Money Heist.

With the ascend in her acting career, the monetary value of the presenter turned actress also increased.

By the end of last year, Acebo was worth 2 million USD.

Esther Personal Life And Family

Acebo was born and raised in Madrid in Spain. Share grew up with her brother and is super close to her mother.

The actress has kept most of the details about her personal life private. So, no one knows anything about her childhood or her parents.

However, she has shared a picture of her with her mother on the occasion of father’s day. It makes people wonder that maybe her mother raised her as a single mother.

Despite the speculations, no one can say for sure unless Acebo shares everything herself.

Currently, she is enjoying her life with her dog Petra and is expecting a child with her partner, whom she has kept a secret.

Esther Wife and Relationship

Acebo has also maintained privacy about her love life, just like she has done with her personal life. So, not many know much about her previous or current relationships.

Despite keeping her life away from the media, she shared the news of her pregnancy through her Instagram. She posted pictures of her with the baby bump.

It turned many heads, but the actress did not share about the father of her baby. But if we believe the rumors, she has been dating fellow actor Alejandro Tous, and he is the father of her child.

The rumor started after people spotted them shopping together in Madrid on a few occasions.


The 41 year-old actress has yet to share about the educational institutes that she attended for schooling.

However, she has shared that she has a degree in physical activity and sports science from the University of Castilla-La Mancha.

Read about the actor who potrayed the role of Rio in th epopular series “Money Heist”, Miguel Herrán.


Acebo started her career in the showbiz industry as a presenter. Her first project was as a host in the show Koshmi Club, a program for the children. She gained popularity and got to host her second show, the Non-Stop People. 

By the time she finished her second show, she had made a place in the TV industry. So, she made her debut as a TV actress through Ángel o Demonio.

After just one series, she moved to the bigger screen with Los Encantados, a comedy-drama movie.

She then acted here and there for a while before landing on the role of Mónica Gaztambide in Money Heist.

While joining the show in 2017, she was one of the side characters but later became one of the main characters.

In the series, Mónica is the former secretary of the Royal Mint of Spain, who had an affair with Arturo and even got pregnant with his baby. 

Initially, she was also one of the hostages during the heist but later became one of the robbers after falling for Denver, one of the original robbers.

Throughout the series, Acebo keeps her audience engaged with the growth of her character from being a naive puppet of Arturo to one of the confident robbers and the love interest of Denver.

Both Acebo and her character in the series received lots of love and appreciation from her fans.

With her performance in the show, she has become one of the most anticipated Spanish actresses.

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