Some actresses from Mexican Golden Film Era They had to face some obstacles in order to become memory stars over time, but few of them equal the supposed actions Sarah Garcia, the eternal grandmother, had to undergo in order to be able to remain in her audience’s memory as a person of the third age.
Sarah Garcia knew from a young age that she was destined to play an old woman, because her features allowed her and because her character always managed to get along with her characters.
While some actresses began modifying their bodies with some new aesthetic procedures that worked to accentuate their features or give some muscles more volume, Sarah would have leaned on others. More aggressive methods, but this would guarantee definitive results.
The fact that she constantly had to pretend that she had no teeth or that her hair was completely white forced her to make drastic decisions, including Extractions e, inclusive, broken bone.
There are several versions of the Sarah Garcia legend, some say that at the age of 45, the actress decided to go to the dentist even 14 pieces of your teeth will be removed, but others maintain that it was not so, but that it would have happened at a younger age, at 39 years old.
whether for the movie outside in the tropics and for my grandmother is poorGarcia had her teeth pulled out to attend the casting, as it would be a promising project and she wasn’t ready to lose the most important role that was offered.
Supposedly, the actress was so committed to her role that there were times He left his house with a stick She walked the streets waiting for the reaction of the people who saw her crossing the streets or climbing the stairs, and expected to receive help from them according to her appearance and performance.
Plus, making an effort to always have her hair and makeup look flawless, whether with perfectly white hair or a wig, she came early to invite her makeup artists to work on her look.
The modifications in his body couldn’t have stopped there, as he also had a broken knee to be able to use the cane normally. Connection Grandma from Mexico He did not think about his health and surrendered himself to the cinema completely, although this story would have denied him Anna Martin, who came to confirm that the actress would not have taken any of these procedures.
Since then, Sarah has played only old women, who had a special role in the lives of their children or grandchildren.
It was one of his most famous films The Three GarciaShe played the grandmother of three young men who fought for the love of the same woman. movie brilliance Pedro Infante, Apple Salazar and Victor Manuel Mendoza, which would have been his favorite movie, and confirmed this by saying “I was the grandmother of the three boys, and that was the character I got to know a lot and got in touch with Pedro Infante,” he said in an interview.
But his career was not to stop in a few productions, but it would have spanned until 85, during which he was present Nearly 150 movies that even reached the United States.
“Ask me to talk about Mexican cinema, What did I not live? What did I not see? “It’s like asking for my resume and how many different ways they saw me,” the actress said during an interview, in which she recalled her best moments in Mexican cinema.
“Infuriatingly humble travel fanatic. Passionate social media practitioner. Amateur writer. Wannabe problem solver. General food specialist.”