Miss Venezuela 2004
Birth name Mónica Spear Mootz
Birth date October 1, 1984
Birth place Maracaibo, Zulia State, Venezuela
Alma mater University of Central Florida
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Hair color Black
Eye color Brown
Title(s) Miss Venezuela 2004
Major competition(s) Miss Universe 2005
Mónica Spear Mootz is a former beauty pageant titleholder who won Miss Venezuela 2004 and an actress.
Despite being considered a dark horse during the Miss Venezuela 2004 pageant, Spear went on to win the national crown and represent Venezuela at Miss Universe 2005. She made the top 15 after Ana Karina Áñez (Miss Venezuela 2003) failed to make the top 15 in Miss Universe 2004 (the first time in 22 years for a Venezuelan in Quito, Ecuador. She went on to place in the top five after the evening gown and swimsuit competitions. During the interview or Final Question round, Spear failed to answer the question given by Miss Mexico, Laura Elizondo, and therefore was named only 4th runner-up.
She took her first role as a protagonist in the successful RCTV soap opera "Mi Prima Ciela" (My Cousin Ciela), in which she played a high school student ill with leukemia. The show was a success in Venezuela and other parts of South America, and it was also televised in the U.S. by TeleFutura. Spears held the starring role in Venevision's soap opera "La Mujer Pefecta" in 2010 and currently has a starring role in "Flor Salvaje"; a Spanish-language telenovela produced by the United States-based television network Telemundo and RTI Producciones.
El Desprecio (2006)
Mi Prima Ciela (2007)
Calle Luna, Calle Sol (2009)
La Mujer Perfecta (2010)
Flor Salvaje (2011)