Manolo Cardona: “I feel like I’ve started again”

Por: Edward Rueda

6, July, 2022 en FLG

Manolo Cardona: “I feel like I’ve started again”
During the most recent streaming Vivir es Increíble, broadcast from @gnpseguros’s Instagram account , actress and presenter Mar Saura chatted with the actor and producer in a pleasant interview.

One of the great privileges of being an actor is the possibility of embodying different personalities, of constantly reinventing yourself. This has been proven by the Colombian Manolo Cardona, who throughout his more than 20 years of acting career has had numerous opportunities to start over and reaffirm his commitment to acting and the audience.

In an interview with the Spanish actress, businesswoman and model Mar Saura, Manolo Cardona shared with the audience @gnpseguros how he feels about the success he has achieved with one of his most recent projects. Find out and follow this and all the transmissions closely.


A before and after

With experience working in series, telenovelas and even Hollywood film productions, Manolo Cardona is one of the most recognizable and well-known personalities of the artistic medium in Colombia. His acting rank has allowed him to make all kinds of roles his own, from romantic heartthrobs to painters and smugglers.

However, his most recent performance as Alex Guzman in Who Killed Sara? , is undoubtedly one of the most remembered of his career. This is what Mar Saura showed when asked about his experience participating in the three seasons of the series.

“For me it was a spectacular project,” he replied. It is the first Latin series to reach number one in the world’s preferences on Netflix,” said Manolo remarkably excited to be part of this milestone, to which Mar Saura complemented:

“It was tremendously crazy, it opened a lot of doors for a lot of people.”

“I think that, from the local, Who killed Sara?, he was able to connect with the global. He did it having the luck, the fortune and the risk of telling these stories that were not told before certain taboos, “explained the Colombian.


Manolo Cardona today

After chatting about the blockbuster, Mar Saura wanted to delve into how it has transformed the life of his interviewee: “Since you started to now, what has changed?
“I feel like I’m just getting started. I feel like that new wave of desire, of energy, of wanting to do and create,” Manolo replied, revealing that this project is a watershed in his career.

Towards the end of this broadcast, the Spanish celebrity agreed with Manolo on the relevance of being aware of the here and now: “Fundamental to live the present, right?” she asked, to which the Colombian complemented:

“Of course, enjoy life, be happy, do the things we want to pass over someone. We are going to face good and bad times and we must put things in a balance. Living is incredible,” concluded the actor, in accordance with the motto and philosophy of GNP Seguros, which for the last two years has had on its Instagram account the main personalities of art and sport through the Incredible Talks with Mar Saura. Follow them and enjoy them in @gnpseguros #ViviresIncreíble

About Mar Saura

Born in Barcelona, Mar Saura began her career as a runway model and as the protagonist of important advertising campaigns nationally and internationally, such as Bulgari’s global campaign for “Save the Children”, in which she was portrayed by the prestigious Italian photographer Fabrizio Ferr.

Fotos Mar Saura cortesía: @MarSaura
Fotos Mar Saura cortesía: @MarSaura

After finishing a solid and important career as a model, Mar Saura continued to collaborate with great designers, while moving to television, as a presenter and actress. After two years as presenter of “Mírame” on Antena 3, Saura was the image of the network for six years, presenting various programs and campaigns of the years 2000, 2001 and 2002, as well as host of the special program of end of the year for Spanish Television, the years 2004, 2005 and 2006. In 2015 and 2017 he presented the gala of the Special Kings of Spanish TV.

His foray into Spanish cinema came from the hand of Asegarce with the film “El Rey de la Granja”. In 2009, the actress, requested by HBO, travels to Mexico to record “Cappadocia”, a leading series in audience throughout Latin America. That same year, HBO chose her to represent the network at the “Emmy Awards” in New York, delivering one of the awards and thus being the first Spanish in history to deliver an award of such category. It is then, when the director Antonio Serrano, chooses her to be part of the cast of the film “Hidalgo Moliére”.

His latest works in Spanish cinema have been The Beginning by Benito Zambrano (2016), La Puerta Abierta by Marina Seresesky (2016), El mundo es suyo by Alfonso Sánchez (2018) and ¿Qué te juegas? by Inés de León (2018). Currently, in addition, her work as an actress and model has taken charge as image and director of the advertising campaigns of the insurer GNP encompassed in the last four years #VivirEsIncreíble

About GNP Seguros

GNP Seguros is the Mexican multi-branch insurance company with 120 years of experience that support it, it is also part of one of the most important business conglomerates in Mexico GRUPO BAL, which is made up of institutions of great prestige and outstanding in each of its sectors: insurance, pensions, financial, commercial, industrial and educational.

His multi-branch experience and his commitment to Mexico has allowed him to be a reference of information for the Insurance Sector.

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Photos Mar Saura courtesy: @MarSaura
Photos Manolo Cardona courtesy: @ManoloCardona