Ana Leza

Actress ‧ Antonio Banderas' ex-wife

Facts of Ana Leza

Name Ana Leza
Birth Country America
Nationality American
Ethnicity White Caucasian
Religion Christianity
Profession Actress ‧ Antonio Banderas' ex-wife
Net worth 100,000 USD
Marital Status Married
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Height 5 Feet and 4 Inches
Weight 63 Kilograms
Mother Dharma Villareal

Despite having played in a few movies, actress Ana Leza‘sexplicit details about her life are entirely overshadowed by the fact that she was married to Hollywood superstar Antonio Banderas.

Leza’s IMDB page credits her notable works as an actor in about ten movies, the latest of them being Of Love and Shadows (1994) along with her ex-husband Banderas and a well-known Hollywood figure Jennifer Connelly.

Daughter of the late actress, Concha Leza, who has played in over 77 movies, Ana’s father’s identity is unknown to the public and media. The 58-year-old is best known for her marriage to the Mask of Zorro star from 1987 to 1996 than for her career. Here’s what hollywoodwikis has on her life.

Who is Ana Leza’s Second Husband?

Leza’s second marriage with her husband, Dharma Villareal, took place in Santa Barbara, California. Their wedding ceremony was held on November 26, 2000. Further, it was a very civil wedding with Carmen Maura, Ana’s co-star from Of Love and Shadows witnessing the union as her godmother.

They met each other after Leza’s divorce when she started attending the organization of the aforementioned saint. They both lead a similar lifestyle and have been married for over nineteen years as of 2019.

Early Life and Parents

Ana Arana Leza was born in Madrid, 1962, according to She is a mother of two children and has been married for almost 20 years to her second husband.  Despite the existence of many social media accounts bearing the same name, none of them seem to be legitimately hers.

It would be believable to say that the actress has abstained from using Social media since Leza and her current husband, Dharma Villareal, lead a lifestyle that includes meditation, Siddha Yoga, and spirituality.

Their daughters Clara Priya and Sofia Maracena call themselves Clara Priya and Sophia Sindhu, so, it’s no secret that that couple is into Hinduism and Buddhism and are also known devotees of a deceased Hindu saint Swami Muktananda. The family is always on the move, from Madrid to Los Angeles to Abu Dhabi to wherever their lifestyle takes them.

Leza and Banderas’ Relationship

Leza has had only two known partners, the first of them being the versatile Antonio Banderas, who brought us, Spy Kids. It is believed that the actress was Banderas’  English teacher since he was born and raised in Spain and “didn’t know a word of it.”

Ana Leza and her ex-husband, Antonio Banderas.
Image: Ana Leza and her ex-husband, Antonio Banderas.
Source: IMDb

They shared a journey in Hollywood, his career outlasting hers. The couple was married for almost nine years before their divorce. Leza and Banderas married on July 27, 1987, and spent nine years together as spouses. Unfortunately, they divorced in 1996.

How much is Ana Leza’s Net Worth?

After a lucrative divorce settlement with her ex-husband, Leza’s net worth inflated by almost $5 million and more. To this day, she receives royalties, if any, from the movies that were made by Banderas during their marriage.

She has not been active as an actress since 1994, and all the details of her financial life seem to be dependent on her current husband’s status.

Therefore, calculations of her movie earnings and royalties value her at about $1 million to $3 million, excluding the family’s combined worth. Read more Isabella Camille

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