Is one of the young Spanish actors that became popular for her role in Al salir de clase (1997).

Daughter of Rodrigo López de Ayala y Sánchez-Arjona (b. Fregenal de la Sierra, 4 July 1944) and wife María del Pilar Arroyo Gallego and sister of Rodrigo López de Ayala Arroyo (b. Madrid, 20 January 1975), paternal granddaughter of Francisco López de Ayala y Gragera (b. Fregenal de la Sierra, 1902, d. Fregenal de la Sierra, 29 August 1975), Artillery Colonel, and wife (m. Fregenal de la Sierra, 30 March 1931) María de los Remedios Sánchez-Arjona y Sánchez-Arjona (b. Fregenal de la Sierra, 27 May 1906, d. Fregenal de la Sierra, 4 February 1972) and maternal granddaughter of José Antonio Arroyo Álvaro and wife María del Pilar Gallego Gómez.

Descendant of the 3rd Marquess of Ríocabado Nobleman of Coat of Arms of de Velasco (crest) with crown of Marquess, of the 14th Lord of La Higuera de Vargas Nobleman of Coat of Arms of de Vargas (crest) with crown of Lord, of the 6th Marchioness of Espinardo Noblewoman of Coat of Arms of Fajardo (without crest) with crown of Marchioness and of a brother of the 1st Duke of Veragua Grandee of Spain 1st Class Nobleman of Coat of Arms Chief of Name and Arms of Colón (crest) with crown of Duke and mantel and crown of Grandee, 1st Duke of La Vega Grandee of Spain 1st Class Nobleman of Coat of Arms Chief of Name and Arms of Colón (crest) with crown of Duke and mantel and crown of Grandee, 2nd Marquess of La Jamaica Nobleman of Coat of Arms Chief of Name and Arms of Colón (crest) with crown of Marquess, 3rd Admiral of the Indies, Islands and Firm-Land of the Ocean Sea.

Of the House of Sotomayor.