A star of Pedro Almodovar´s movies plans to visit Alicante
While the world-famous Spanish actress Paz Vega just has started working on the set of “Fugitiva” for the RTVE channel in Benidorm, Spanish cinema fans living in Alicante are looking forward to meeting another famous Spanish actress, Blanca Portillo.
She will attend the XV Film Festival of Alicante province / el XV Festival de Cine de Alicante which is to begin its work in the capital of the province on the 25th of May. This year Spanish film star Blanca Portillo will be rewarded with an honourable prize of the local festival, reports 20mintos.es.
She worked with the outstanding Spanish director Pedro Almodovar. In 2006 Blanca Portillo was awarded as the best actress at Cannes Film Festival. The visit of this actress to Alicante is a great honour for the city as well as for the film festival held annually here in the end of May. The event gets support of la Diputación de Alicante, the city mayor and local businessmen.