Barbara Lombardo, born and raised in Palermo, Buenos Aires, Argentina, studied acting at the Julio Chavez Theater School in Buenos Aires.
She began her career playing the role of Vanina on the television series Resistiré. The show broke records and was a huge hit with a strong fan base. From there she had lead roles in series like Socias and Mujeres Asesinas.
Barbara went on to play Pochi, a series lead and huge fan favorite on El Puntero which has been ranked as one of Argentina’s most successful series to date. Other television credits include History Of A Clan, The Rich Do Not Ask Permission, The Roldan and You Are My Man.
In Mexico, she joined the cast of series like XY La Magazine and the second season of Soy Tu Fan where she performed speaking with a neutral accent in Spanish.
On the feature side, she starred Captive for which she was nominated for the Silver Condor – Best New Actress award from the Argentinian Film Critics Association. This film earned multiple international award nominations including a win at the San Sebastián Festival.
Additional film credits include: The Mugger, El Hombre Que Corría Tras El Viento, 2001 Mientras Kubrick Estaba En El Espacio.
In 2020, she starred as Manuela in the feature film Manuela filmed on location in Los Angeles, CA.