Last Updated on September 8, 2018 by mybiohub
Mexican fashion model, business entrepreneur, actress, and talk-show host Montserrat Oliver born on April 13, 1966 in Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico. A successful damsel owns several businesses: a clothing line called Royal Closet, a line of sunglasses called MO Lunettes du Soleil, a talent agency, Jerry ML, which represents artists for commercial work throughout Mexico; and, a production company which specializes in producing commercials.
Starting her modelling career at the age of 16, she landed a Vogue cover, a magazine in which she was featured numerous times throughout her professional life.
Early in her career, Oliver moved to Miami, USA where she modeled for magazines such as Elle and Top Model. She was also cast for a role for the Fox movie Fortune Hunter and hosted the Telemundo show Basta for two years.
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On her return to Mexico City after several years, Oliver appeared in Ramona, a telenovela on the Spanish-language broadcast network Televisa. After Ramona, she starred in her own Televisa show, “Las Hijas de la Madre Tierra”, which she co-produced and co-hosted with close friend Yolanda Andrade. She worked woth Televisa network as a live correspondent in historical television specials around the world like the Athens, Beijing and London Olympics in 2004, 2008 and 2012, as well as the Japan, South Africa and Brazil World Cups in 2002, 2010 and 2014 respectively. Oliver hosted live award shows like festival Viña del Mar in Chile (1998) and the MTV Video Music Awards Latinoamérica in Miami in 2002.
Oliver also served as national spokesperson and brand image for selected global companies, like Coca-Cola, L’Oréal Paris, and Lancôme among others. She is currently the brand image for Scotia Bank, Trident, and Clear shampoo.
She is in a relationship with Slovak model Yaya Kosikova