Rodriguez passed away in Havana, Cuba on Monday (27Jul15).

She began her career in Otra mujer in 1986 and went on to star in films and TV shows including María Antonia, Alice in Wondertown, and The Waiting List.

In 2014, she received the Best Actress Award for Conducta at The Havana Film Festival New York.

In addition to her onscreen work, Rodriguez performed in theatre shows including Contigo pan y cebolla and En el parque.