Since first attaining international recognition and fame after winning Miss Teenager of the World in 1971 and Miss Venezuela in 1975, Maria Conchita Alonso is a star to the world. She is known in the U.S. for her movie roles; elsewhere, for her starring role in the novella “Alejandra” which is broadcast to more than 40 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, Asia and the Middle East before an estimated audience of 300,000,000. She is perhaps the most recognized actress in the world.