Alanna Ubach to Appear on Fox’s New Drama Series “Filthy Rich”

Things are about to get filthy for Alanna Ubach…

The 43-year-old Puerto Rican and Mexican American actress has landed arecurring role on Fox’s high-profile new drama series Filthy Rich starring Kim Cattrall, hailing from writer-director Tate Taylor, Imagine Television and 20th Century Fox Television.

Alanna Ubach

Filthy Rich is a southern Gothic family drama in which wealth, power and religion collide – with outrageously soapy results. When the patriarch of a mega-rich Southern family, famed for creating a wildly successful Christian television network, dies in a plane crash, his wife and family are stunned to learn that he fathered three illegitimate children, all of whom are written into his will, threatening their family name and fortune.

Ubach will play Yopi, Antonio’s (Benjamin Levy Aguilar) mother. She’s a fighter who knows how to win and a career gambler who’s always willing to take a chance.

Taylor created the series, and wrote and directed the pilot.

Ubach will next be seen as Jeanine Pirro in Jay Roach’s Lionsgate Roger Ailes film Bombshellwith Charlize Theron and Nicole Kidman in theaters December 20, and she can be seen in the recurring role of Suze Howard on HBO’s Euphoria. Ubach is also a regular on both Hulu’Crossing Swords and Disney’s Monsters at Work, both debuting next year.

Filthy Rich is slated to premiere midseason on Fox.

The former Legally Blonde scene-stealer’s previous credits include the role of matriarch Mama Imelda in the Pixar/Disney’s Oscar-winning animated film Cocoa co-starring role opposite Julianne Moore in Gloria Bell, and a five-season run on Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce, along with Dietland and an arc on FX’s Snowfall.

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