Najwa Nimri plays the intelligent and cunning inspector Alicia Sierra of the worldwide hit Spanish TV series La casa del papel or Money Heist. Initially, Antena 3, a Spanish TV channel, broadcasted the show. However, it became a worldwide sensation after Netflix released it worldwide by acquiring its global streaming rights.
Money Heist received a tremendous amount of viewers and appreciation after it arrived on Netflix. It even became the most-watched non-English series in the history of Netflix and became an entire summer hit in all of Europe. Gradually, its popularity spread out of Europe and became a worldwide phenomenon.
Quick Biography & Wiki
|Popular Name||Najwa Nimri|
|Real Name||Nawja Nimri Urrutikoetxea|
|Date of birth||February 14, 1972|
|Age||51 years old|
|Place of birth||Pamplona, Navarre, Spain|
|Half-Sisters||Sara Nimri and|
|Status||In a relationship|
|Occupation||Actress and singer|
|Net worth||3 Million USD|
|Height||5 ft 8 in (173 cm)|
Najwa Nimri’s Net Worth
The talented actress has a great career. Her career escalated after her show Money Hist became one of the most-watched Netflix series.
She already was enjoying a great career as a singer and as an actress and the recent few years just added more success to it. To this date, Nimri has a hefty net worth of 3 Million USD.
Height and Physical Measurement
Despite being 51 years old, Nimri has maintained a great body and is perfectly fit.
The actress stands at a great height of 5 feet and 8 inches and weighs only 57 kgs. She also has a great figure with measurements of 33-24-33.
Najwa Nimri’s Parents, Children, and Family
Nimri was born in Pamplona in Navarre to her Jordanian father and Basque mother.
She has not shared much about the equation between her parents, but she has shared that she has one brother and three half-siblings.
Among her half-siblings, she has one brother named Andre and two sisters named Nadia and Sara.
She has not shared who raised her, but she grew up in Bilbao as a trained ballet dancer.
While growing up, she had her share of hardship, so she always reminded herself to save money.
After coming of age, she carved her future and started working as a singer and an actress.
She was equally involved in both careers and had done some delivered ab great works.
During all these, she also got married and got divorced. Later, she even had a son.
After all of her hard work, Nimri now has a great life with her son and boyfriend.
Najwa Nimri Boyfriend and Relationships
Nimri was initially married to Spanish director Daniel Calparsoro. She got married to him in 1995, but after five years of marriage, the couple divorced.
After divorcing her husband, in 2004 Nimri gave birth to her son Teo, whom she loves dearly. Nimri never disclosed the name of the father as things did not work out with him.
Currently, the Money Heist fame actress is dating another mysterious man. She has posted pictures with him on her social media but has not disclosed his identity.
The beautiful actress has not talked much about her high school days or her academic background. But it is known that she is a graduate of the King’s College in London.
Nimri started her career as an actress by working in Salyo al vacío. A year after starting her acting career, she started her singing career by forming Najwajean with Carlos Jean.
She then took both her acting and singing careers side by side.
She gave memorable performances in around thirty-two movies, including Lovers of the Arctic circle, Verbo, Mataharis, etc.
While still acting in many projects, she also released seven solo albums and many solo hits. Her recent album titled AMA just came out this year.
Besides working on the big screen, Nimri also worked on the small screen. She made her debut in TV in 2015 with her project Vis a vis.
She continued working on this project till 2019 when she got the offer to play Alicia Sierra in the hit TV series Money Hist.
Her decision to work on Money Hist turned out to be the best decision of her life as it made her an international celebrity.
She joined the team in its third part and has been acting on it to this very day.
Najwa in Money Heist
In the popular Spanish series Money Heist, Nimri plays the intelligent, non-traditional pregnant inspector Alicia Sierra.
Sierra plays a vital role in the series as she becomes a hindrance for the mastermind Professor, who plans a whole heist in the Royal Mint of Spain.
She works with the CNI and the Spanish government to prevent the second heist in the Bank of Spain.
She got introduced in the series part 3, and as the series moves forward, her role becomes more and more prominent.
After many twists and turns, part 4 ended with a gun against the Professor.
The show returned this year with its part 5, which again became a worldwide hit. The new season came with a lot more surprises than anticipated.
In part 5, Sierra lets the Professor and his allies go, and they even help her deliver her daughter, whom she named Victoria.
Nimri was one of the fan-favorite characters from the Money Heist. However, she was on the verge of losing the affection from the public after her controversy that occurred just recently/
In March of 2023, Nimri became a part of the controversy after being rude to the journalists who wanted to interview her about the Goya gala.
When the journalist questioned her about the gala, she rudely shoved two cameras.
This incident caused a mess in the media as even some media posted to stop covering her premiers and shows.
Because of all the negative criticism, after two days of the actual incident, Nimri took to Twitter to apologize for her behavior.
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