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Actress Maria Antonieta de las Nieves going deaf

Veteran Mexican comedienne Maria Antonieta de las Nieves is going deaf.
The star’s representative reveals the 65-year-old has stopped giving interviews over the phone as her hearing is deteriorating, according to Mexican newspaper Basta!.
However, Maria, famed for her role as La Chilindrina on sitcom El Chavo del Ocho, is refusing to let the disability derail her career and she is planning to embark on a comedy tour in 2017.
The actress is also known for voicing the character of Vanellope von Schweetz in the Spanish-language version of hit 2012 animated film Wreck-It Ralph.

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