Dulce Nombre de María Magdalena de los Remedios Barranco García better known as María Barranco is a Spanish actress, who has won two Goya Awards for Best Supporting Actress. Born in Málaga, Andalusia, Spain, Barranco studied medicine, but left to study drama in her city, where she participated in various theatre groups. Later, she moved to Madrid, to debut on stage in a production of La venganza de Don Mendo (Don Mendo's revenge). Barranco made her film debut in 1986's El elegido (The Chosen). She was married to filmmaker Imanol Uribe, but they divorced in 2004. They have a daughter, Andrea.