|Occupation Actress, Model|
Name Norkys Batista
Height 1.75 m
|Full Name Norkys Yelitza Batista Villarroel|
Born August 30, 1977 (age 38) (1977-08-30) Caracas, Venezuela
Spouse Leonardo Luttinger (m. 2003–2011)
Children Sebastian Luttinger Batista
Parents Luis Batista, Migdalis Villarroel Batista
TV shows Mi Gorda Bella, Amor a Palos, Flor Salvaje
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Norkys Yelitza Batista Villarroel (born August 30, 1977) is a Venezuelan actress, model and former beauty pageant titleholder.
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- Early life
- Personal life
Norkys was born in Caracas, Venezuela to Luis Batista, a chief of staff of a company, and Migdalis Villarroel Batista, a housewife. She was raised in a low-income neighborhood in southwestern Caracas together with her 8 siblings.
Norkys rose to fame after becoming the first runner-up during the Miss Venezuela 1999 competition. She continued participating in beauty pageants and became first runner-up in the Reinado Internacional del Café pageant in 2000 where she was voted Most Beautiful Face and followed on to win the Miss Atlántico Internacional 2000 and Miss Latina Internacional 2000 respectively.
She started off by doing television commercials while studying Business Administration at the Universidad Nacional Experimental Simón Rodríguez. On television she continued working on a model on RCTV shows such as Gente de la Manaña, Atrevete a Soñar as well as being co-host of the show La Tropa de Vacaciones on the same channel.
Norkys got her first acting role on the telenovela Juana La Virgen produced by RCTV in 2002. In 2004, she got her first starring role in the telenovela Estrambotica Anastasia where she played the role of triplets. In 2014, she joined Venevisión where she participated as a co-star in the telenovela Mi ex me tiene ganas and in 2013 played the role of the villain in the telenovela De todas maneras Rosa.
She currently continues touring in Venezuela and other countries with her stage play Orgasmos with actor Xavier Muñoz. In 2014, she launched her underwear and bathing suit fashion line.
After two years of dating, Norkys married dentist, model and actor Leonardo Luttinger on May 3, 2003. She gave birth to their son, Sebastian Luttinger Batista on January 20, 2006.