Maribel Verdú

Spanish actress (born 1970)

María Isabel Verdú Rollán (born 2 October 1970) (Spanish pronunciation: [maɾiˈβel βeɾˈðu]), is a Spanish actress. She played Luisa in Alfonso Cuarón's 2001 movie, Y tu mamá también and Mercedes in Guillermo del Toro's 2006 movie, Pan's Labyrinth.

Maribel Verdú
Maribel Verdú at the 2018 Goya Awards
Verdú at the 32nd Goya Awards in 2018
María Isabel Verdú Rollán

(1970-10-02) 2 October 1970 (age 53)
Years active1985–present
Pedro Larrañaga
(m. 1999)

In March 2021, she was cast as Barry Allen/The Flash's mother Nora Allen on the upcoming DC Extended Universe movie The Flash (2023).[1]


  1. "'Flash' Movie: Spanish Actress Maribel Verdu to Play Barry Allen's Mother (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. 12 March 2021. Retrieved 12 March 2021.