Barbara Mori was born on 2nd February, 1978 in Montevideo, Uruguay. Her father was Japenese and her mother was Maxican. When she was of three years her parents separated. She has two siblings. At the age of twelve she moved to Maxico. Mori started her career in 1992 at the age of 14 as a fashion model. Later on she started acting in 1997 on a hit programe of TV Mirada De Mujer. In 1998 Mori got first leading role in series Azul Tequila, in this series his co-star was Mauricio Ochmann. She gained fame in 2004 by performing the lead role in television hit show Rubi. She also produced different movies and music videos. Her career is filled with many successful projects.