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× ‘Roma’ actresses drew on personal lives for inspiration

MEXICO CITY --- Playing Cleo in director Alfonso Cuaron's Spanish-language film "Roma " was for Yalitza Aparicio much more than putting herself in the shoes of another woman. For the lead actress of Mixtec origin praised for her moving portrayal of a domestic worker, it was personal: that was her mother's occupation.

"For me, it has been very important to grow up knowing about my mom's work and…

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