Leticia Calderón ([leˈtisja kaldeˈɾon] Carmen Leticia Calderón León on July 15, 1968 in Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico) is a Mexican actress.
She lived in Alvarado, Veracruz, Guaymas, Sonora, La Paz and Mexico City where she studied at the Centro de Capacitación de Televisa(Televisa Educational Training Centre').
She has taken part in several theatrical plays and telenovelas. One of her most popular roles was Esmeralda in a telenovela which was a great success, especially in Eastern European countries.
In 1983 and only 14 years, Leticia, made debuts in telenovelas such as Bianca Vidal,Amalia Batista,Principessa,El ángel caído,Monte calvario.
She started taking mature roles in 1986 in telenovela,El Camino Secreto as antagonist. She made her first,protagonist role in 1987 when she starred in La indomable as María Fernanda Villalpando
In the 90s,Leticia starred in a number of telenovelas such as Yo compro esa mujer ,Valeria y Maximiliano,Entre la vida y la muerte and made special appearances in Prisionera de amor and Lazos de Amor.
In 1997,she was protagonist in Esmeralda alongside Fernando Colunga where she played blind .
In 1998 she made a special appearance in telenovela,El diario de Daniela
In 1999,she starred as main heroine in Laberintos de pasión together with Francisco Gattorno and César Évora.Due to her great performance in the telenovela,she won in the Premios TV y Novelas for Best Lead Actress for 2000.
She had withdrew from telenovelas from 2000-2008,to have full dedication to his sons especially,Luciano that suffers from Down syndrome.
In 2003, she made a special appearance in Amor real as Hanna de la Corcuera.
In 2006, she also had a special appearance in Heridas de amor as a younger version of Nuria Bages character.
In 2008, Leticia participated in the series, Mujeres asesinas in the first episode of the show originally titled "Sonia desalmanda" next to Juan Soler and Grettel Valdéz .
In 2008,she starred as antagonist in En nombre del amor.She played sister to Victoria Ruffo's character.
In 2011,she made a special appearance in Rosy Ocampo's,La fuerza del destino as Alicia Villagómez,mother to younger version of David Zepeda's character.
In 2012 she worked in the telenovela Amor bravío, in which she played the antagonist together with Silvia Navarro, Flavio Medina, Cristian de la Fuente and César Évora.Due to her excellent performance she won in 31st TVyNovelas Awards in 2013 for Best Female Antagonist.
In 2015,she was confirmed to star in another Carlos Moreno's,A que no me dejas alongside Arturo Peniche, Camila Sodi and Osvaldo Benavides.