Down 43,161 this week

Susana Canales (1933–2021)

Spanish leading lady of 1940s and 50s comedies, musicals and period dramas, the daughter of actor Ricardo Canales. Her family went into exile in Venezuela at the onset of the Spanish Civil War and eventually settled in Buenos Aires. It was there that Susana made her film debut as a nine year old. She returned to her native country in 1950, debuted... See full bio »


(age 87) in Madrid, Madrid, Spain

Reboots & Remakes We Can't Wait to See

From "Dexter" to The Suicide Squad, here are our picks for the reboots and remakes we're most excited for in 2021 and beyond.

Browse our picks

Great Films the 2021 Oscars Missed for Best Picture

Here are some great movies worth streaming that you won't see at the Oscars this year.

Watch the video

Around The Web


Powered by Taboola

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 146 people
created 3 months ago
a list of 50 people
created 2 months ago
a list of 3675 people
created 15 Aug 2013
a list of 1900 people
created 7 months ago
a list of 269 people
created 3 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Susana Canales's work have you seen?

User Polls

1 win. See more awards »


Known For

Black Sky Emilia
John Paul Jones Marie Antoinette
Il conte Max Lauretta Campo
Reto a la vida Marta Correa


Jump to: Actress | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Actress (51 credits)
 1995 Aquí hay negocio (TV Series)
 1994 El día que me quieras (TV Series)
 1994 Villa Rosaura (TV Series)
 1993 Habitación 503 (TV Series)
 1992 Crónicas urbanas (TV Series)
- El vino del olvido (1992) ... Rosa
 1989 Miguel Servet (La sangre y la ceniza) (TV Series)
- Pasión y muerte (1989) ... Posadera
 1987 Turno de oficio (TV Series)
- Con la venia, Señoría (1987) ... Lucía
 1986 El orden cómico
Mujer de Alfonso
 1985 La huella del crimen (TV Series)
Isabel Juncosa
- El caso de las envenenadas de Valencia (1985) ... Isabel Juncosa
 1974-1976 Novela (TV Series)
Duquesa de Vara / Madre
- Pequeñeces (1976) ... Duquesa de Vara
- Selma Lagerlöf (1974) ... Madre
 1975 Original (TV Series)
- La adivina (1975) ... Señora
 1974 El teatro (TV Series)
 1972-1973 Estudio 1 (TV Series)
Gaby / Teresa
- Ocho mujeres (1973) ... Gaby
- La vida privada de mamá (1972) ... Teresa
 1971 La supernoche (TV Series)
- El agujerito (1971)
 1968 Pequeño estudio (TV Series)
 1967 La familia Colón (TV Series)
- La bomba (1967) ... Elena
- Laberinto III (1967) ... Elena
- Laberinto II (1967) ... Elena
- Laberinto (1967) ... Elena
 1961-1964 Gran teatro (TV Series)
- Marea Baja (1961)
 1964 Alféreces provisionales
 1961 Revolt of the Mercenaries
Katia (as Susanna Canales)
 1961 Patricia mía
 1959 Perfide.... ma belle
 1959 John Paul Jones
Marie Antoinette (as Susan Canales)
 1959 Fantasmi e ladri
Silvia (as Susanna Canales)
 1958 The Girl of San Pietro Square
Lucia Conforti (as Susanna Canales)
 1957 El anónimo
 1957 Il conte Max
Lauretta Campo (as Susanna Canales)
 1956 Retorno a la verdad
 1956 The Adventures of Gil Blas
Doña Caldera Mencia
 1955 La hermana alegría
Soledad Espinosa
 1954 Reto a la vida
Marta Correa
 1954 Manicomio
 1953 Así es Madrid
 1952 Amaya
 1951 Black Sky
 1950 Mary tuvo la culpa
 1947 Vacations
 1947 Albéniz
 1943 Sixteen (uncredited)
Show Show Self (4 credits)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Susanna Canales | Susan Canales

Did You Know?


Daughter of actor Ricardo Canales.

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

Recently Viewed