A decade ago there was a tragedy that mourned the entertainment world in Colombia: on April 22, 2010, Lina marulanda she jumped from her apartment window, prey to the severe depression she suffered after a separation and disappointment over failed deals.
Remembered as one of the figures with the greatest projection in Colombian lands, Lina marulanda She is also known for having participated in the telenovela “I am Betty the Ugly one”, Where she played one of the models who openly flirted with Don Armando.
However, she mainly developed her talent in the modeling, a job that started from a very young age and even caused problems during her school. With such a promising career, many today wonder what would have happened to her as she continued her career at the television and modeling.
But who was it really Lina marulanda and why it is so fondly remembered by fans of “Ugly Betty“? In this article we will do a little review of her life as well as the last circumstances that led her to the depression that would end her life, more than 10 years in Bogota
WHO WAS LINA MARULANDA?
Lina Maria Marulanda Cuartas born in Medellin, a May 15, 1980. From a very young age, she was interested in the world of entertainment, both in acting and modeling, but began to do the latter from the 12 years in the department of Antioch in his hometown.
Unfortunately, this caused him some problems at his school Santa Maria del Rosario, a school of nuns, for which she was transferred to Parra Paris, where he completed his studies and continued his activity in modeling. Then she would move to Bogota to study advertising in the University jorge tadeo lozano.
She appeared in various magazines like Soho, Cromos, G and Don Juan, but his life took a huge turn when he was part of the cast of “Ugly Betty” in 1999. Although she did not have a leading role, she was one of the most remembered models that seduced Don Armando in the company Ecomoda in the soap opera.
For 2002 she would debut as a host on the news CM& and then in the 2003 would happen to Snail News. Later in the 2005 would host the show business “Another world“And the peak of his career would come when he was offered to host the show”Challenge 2007”, And then return to its origins in CM& and in On the radio.
The last three years of his life were terrible for a number of factors. Univision informs that before making the decision to kill himself, Lina Marulanda suffered a great depression and had various self-esteem issues. Her sister revealed that Lina I wanted to be like her, with a slim build, and despite not being overweight, she was always rated as “gorda”.
In addition to continuing her work on television, she founded a jewelry branch of Tourmaline and Durando with two other partners who, according to Clarion, ended badly and they were embroiled in a long and tedious legal process. Your own accessories store startup Mixture it also failed.
From a young age she married Luis Felipe Chacon, but after three years they separated and then committed to Carlos Onate, an old love that I had since the 13 years. After four months, they separated and all this contributed to further undermine the stability of Lina marulanda.
On the day of his death, he recorded Trading cards, she was with her parents. In the morning she asked her mother from waffles and sausages to prepare for the parade he had later. The rest of the morning she decided to go to rest and at that time her accountant and assistant arrived who worked in the room on the side of Lina.
Snail TV reported that at 11:00 am they heard a noise in their room. Lina he had thrown himself out of his window and fell to his death. In his hand he had a small statuette of a virgin and many passersby came to the place to recognize the actress who had taken his own life.