The actress and folding machine Carme Contreras, one of the interpreters of the famous TV-3 soap opera ‘El cor de la Ciutat’, He died at dawn on Monday at the age of 87, as reported by his family.
Born in Zaragoza in 1932, she had participated in numerous plays, such as ‘La ferida lluminosa’, by Josep Maria de Sagarra, at Romea, in 1954. In cinema, she had worked with Luis García Berlanga in ‘Plácido’ , in 1961, with Eloy de la Iglesia in ‘El pico’, in 1983, and in more recent titles like ‘El perfume’ and ‘REC 3’.
But above all, Contreras was known for her participation in TV-3 series. Mainly, in ‘El cor de la Ciutat’, where She played the pharmacist Roser during almost one hundred episodes, between 2000 and 2009. He had also participated in other fictions of the Catalan autonomous chain such as ‘Estació d’enllaç’, ‘Les veus del Pamano’ and ‘Serrallonga’.
The voice of ‘ET’
As a bender, she had put the extraterrestrial ET voice in Catalan on the movie Steven Spielberg as well as to the Marge of ‘The Simpsons’.
“A life dedicated to theater, cinema, television and dubbing. We are leaving a great actress and a better person “, Roger Peña Carulla, son of actress Montserrat Carulla, has written on Twitter.
Benvolguts i benvolgudes.
Per encàrrec of the family I have to communicate to you the loss of the great actress CARME CONTRERAS
A life dedicated to the theater, cinema, television and dubbing.
You are a great actress and a great person.
Et trobarem to miss Carme! Fly and rest! pic.twitter.com/9bIF2EqfDi
– Roger Peña Carulla (@LoPenya) July 6, 2020