Who is Maria Canals-Barrera? Wiki, Age, Height, Net Worth, Husband

Maria Canals-Barrera

American actress Maria Canals-Barrera is best known for her role in the popular Disney Channel family sitcom “Wizards of Waverly Place.” She is also known for her roles in 2010’s “Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam,” “Larry Crowne,” and the ABC comedy series “Cristela.”

Quick Facts

Age: 56 years
Birth Date: September 28, 1966
Horoscope (Sunshine): Libra
Full Name: Maria Canals-Barrera
Birth Place: Miami, Florida, USA
Net Worth: Around $2 million
Height / How tall : 5 feet 6 inches (1.68m)
Ethnicity: Cuban
Nationality: American
Profession: Actress
Education: University of Miami
Weight: 67 Kg
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Brown
Waist Size: 27 inch
Bra Size: 38 inch
Hip Size: 38 inch

Maria Canals-Barrera Wiki

Maria Canals-Barrera was born in Miami, Florida, USA, on September 28, 1966. Her name at birth was Maria Pilar Canals, and she is 56 years old right now. Her parents were born in Catalonia. She has not told anyone about her parents or her brothers and sisters.

She speaks both English and Spanish well. Maria is a citizen of the United States and is of Cuban descent. When she was in middle school, she took drama classes, and she went on to graduate from the University of Miami.


She started out in the theatre in Los Angeles and in Miami. Then, in 1992, she got a job as an actress after she was in the Telemundo Spanish-language telenovela “Marielena.” The next year, she made her big-screen debut in the movie “Cop and a Half,” which was a huge hit at the box office and got a lot of praise for her role.

Then, from 2007 to 2012, she played Theresa Ruco on the Disney Channel family show “Wizards of Waverly Place,” which gave her another big break. She was on the show with Selena Gomez, Davis Deluise, Jake T. Austin, and David Henrie. After that, she was in “Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie,” “Cammo Rock,” “Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam,” “Larry Crowne,” and other movies and TV shows.

In 2018, she played Saffron in “Knight Squad,” Marisol in “Young and Hungry,” and Nadia in “Fuller House.” In the 2017 movie Teen Titans: The Judas Contract, she also did Titan’s Compute’s voice.

Maria Canals-Barrera
Maria Canals-Barrera

Maria Canals-Barrera Net worth

As of February 2023, her estimated net worth is around $2 million, which she has made through her work. But her pay and income are being looked at.

Maria Canals-Barrera Height & Weight

Maria Canals-Barrera is 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs 67 kg. Maria’s eyes are brown and her hair is blonde. Her body is 38-27-38 inches long, wide, and tall. Also, the size of her bra is 42D, the size of her shoes is 10 (US), and the size of her dress is 8. (US).

Maria Canals-Barrera Husband, Marriage

Maria Canals-Barrera has a husband. On January 16, 1999, she married her longtime boyfriend, David Barrera. Davis is also a well-known actor. His role as Gunnery Sgt. Ray “Casey Kasem” Griego in “Generation Kill” is one of his most well-known roles. In 1997, they started going out together, and after two years, they got married. In 2003, Bridget Barrera was born, and in 2005, Madeleine Barrera joined the family.
The family lives in Los Angeles right now, and they enjoy spending time with each other.