|Born Name||Marta Perez-Andujar|
|Birth Place||Madrid, Spain|
|Height||5 feet 9 inches|
|Age||37 years old|
|Sibling||Gadea Perez-Andujar, Alfonso Perez-Andujar|
Last Updated on September 13, 2019
Remember Billy’s beautiful foster mother in Shazam. She is none other than Marta Milans. Marta grew up in Spain watching Steven Spielberg‘s movies and dreamt of making a name for herself in Hollywood.
The 37-year-old actress moved to New York and is now living her dream. But she believes that life and her career has more to offer which is the reason why she is working hard and appearing in more movies. Well, let’s hope that the talented actress will make it to the top one day.
Marta Milans’ Shazam-ic Reason to Star in Shazam
Marta Milans’ appearance in DC‘s Shazam was highly praised by many. She played the role of Rosa, a foster mother who looks after a group of kids abandoned by their parents and she did a damn fine job playing the role.
The Shazam hitmaker told Forbes that she could really relate with the role, although she is not a real-life mother. Milans hails from a big Spanish joint family where she grew up around a lot of kids.
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Milans also said that she helped her mother to volunteer a lot of foster kids in a nun’s home while she was in Spain during her teenage days.
Rosa, Milans’ character is the reason the abandoned kids have a family and feel loved. She provides a home to the homeless kids and gives them a feeling that they belonged somewhere. Milans said that this was the reason she grabbed the role.
Is Marta Milans the Cause of Kylie Minogue’s Split-up?
Marta Milans, who is extremely discreet about her personal life, was dragged into an ugly controversy regarding the break-up between popular musician Kylie Minogue and actor Joshua Sasse.
The Spanish actress met Joshua Sasse during the shooting of No Tomorrow, a romantic comedy.
Kylie Minogue revealed on Instagram that she was ending her relationship with Joshua Sasse. She believed that Joshua was in a secret relationship with beautiful Marta.
Chris Hemsworth, a good friend of both Marta and Kylie also sat down with Marta and told her to stay away from the scandal. Maybe the Thor hitmaker believed that she has nothing to do with the controversy.
Marta’s family also said that they were unknown about Marta and Joshua being together. Well, it does look like they were not in a relationship and the fact that they have not been photographed together makes it even more convincing.
Marta Milans was born in the city of Madrid, Spain on April 19, 1982. Not many people know this but she has a twin sister, Gadea Perez- Andujar and a brother Alfonso Perez-Andujar.
Milans later moved to New York during her teenage years to study theatre and pursue her acting career. She attended and graduated from New York University with a degree in Acting and Art History.
Marta grew up traveling a lot and she said that traveling was a really important part when she was growing up. She said in an interview that traveling helped her overcome intolerance.
Marta Milans has Decent Wealth
The Shazam star Marta has appeared in a handful of movies and made a decent amount of wealth for herself. She has an estimated net worth of $150,000.
YouTube: Watch Marta Milans talk about Shazam II
The Devoured hitmaker’s big break came when she appeared in DC‘s Shazam which grossed $364 million worldwide. In contrast, the movie was made on a budget of $100 million.
Milans is only getting started with her career. So, we might have to give her some time before she starts making some big bucks.
Facts About Marta Milans That Will Make You Fall in Love with Her
- Marta Milans is fluent in 7 languages, English, French, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, German, and Russian.
- Milans is a huge fan of the American thriller show Scandal and she loves the character, Tony Goldwyn.
- She won the Best Actress Award at The New York City Horror Film Festival in 2012.
- Ghost is one of her favorite movies.
- Matilda by Roald Dahl is the first book that she read and her favorite books include One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Fountainhead and A Little Life.
- Marta once said that if she could have a superpower, she would choose the power to heal people.
- The Shazam hitmaker is a supporter of Spanish Sports as she loves football club Real Madrid and Spanish tennis player Rafael Nadal.
- Milan sometimes takes a break and helps her family back in Spain where her father has a cheese company.
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