Sam Asghari’s ex-girlfriend Mayra Veronica recently praised him on his relationship and engagement with pop icon Britney Spears. In an interview with TMZ, she mentioned that the newly engaged couple hit the ‘jackpot’ being together:
“He finally hit the jackpot! She also hit the jackpot. He’s extremely supportive, he’s a really, really supportive guy, and after all she’s been through, that’s what she needs. I feel very happy for them.
Mayra even tried to silence enemies who doubted Sam’s intention to be with the pop star by calling him a “nice guy”:
“I think she’s with the right guy. Hollywood is so hard to tell, but he’s such a lovely, sweet guy that I really hope so for her. She’s endured long enough.
Sam Asghari and Mayra Veronica were together in 2015, but the duo eventually broke up. According to TMZThe latter shared that she relates to Britney as she was also heavily controlled by her management as she dated Sam.
Meanwhile, the 27-year-old proposed to Britney Spears early last week. The “Princess of Pop” flaunted a gorgeous diamond ring in an Instagram video and announced her engagement to the fitness trainer.
The couple first met on the set of Britney’s Slumber party music video and have been together for almost five years.
Meet Sam Asghari’s Former Girlfriend Mayra Veronica
Mayra Veronica is an American singer, model, actress and television personality best known for her appearances on Spanish television. She was born to Arturo Aruca and Mayra Rodriguez on August 20, 1980 in Havana.
She left the Cuban island with her mother and immigrated to Miami when she was only five years old. Although she grew up in a financially struggling home, she managed to earn a degree in drama and psychology from Florida International University.
She was passionate about the entertainment industry since her childhood and received formal training in performance at the prestigious Lee Strasberg Theater & Film Institute in New York. Mayra Veronica also took ballet lessons as a child and performed as an exotic dancer at the Pure Platinum in Fort. Lauderdale and Scores New York.
Mayra Veronica began her career in the industry as a host for a local entertainment news show Miami Hoy. She has also landed roles in films like The pretender and Promise this! However, she began to gain recognition after appearing as a host and model on the Univision TV show alongside Don Francisco Presenta.
She became the face of the Miami fashion scene after winning the titles of Miss Miami and Miss Hispanic America. She went on to appear on covers of popular magazines like FHM, Maxim, Edge, GQ, Cosmos and Form, among others.
Mayra Veronica has also worked on commercials with popular brands like Nike, L’Oreal and Coca Cola. She catapulted to fame with her modeling efforts. Its official site became one of the most requested sites at the time with 4 million visits every two weeks.
The 41-year-old was soon invited to tour with United Service Organizations Inc. (USO). She eventually became a spokesperson for the USO and was the first Cuban-American to ring the bell for the NASDAQ stock exchange in New York for the weekend of July 4.
The Cuban ventured into the music industry in 2007 releasing her debut album Vengo con in collaboration with award-winning music producers. Following the success of the record, Mayra Veronica made the cover of Billboard in 2010 with her single If you want to fly.
The model turned singer released her second album Saint nor sinner in 2012. The following year, his new single Ay Mama Mia peaked at number one on the Billboard Hot Dance Club Chart. International distribution rights for the English version of the song were subsequently acquired by Simon Cowell.
His successful musical career earned him an exhibition at the Hard Rock Museum Hall of Fame. She also received a nomination for Ay Mama Mia for the best Latin dance song of the year at the International Dance Music Awards.
Mayra Veronica is CEO of MVA Entertainment, a Los Angeles-based boutique company. She is also the face of the Bettie Page clothing line. The singer has also launched her own fashion label called V by Veronica and is currently a successful entrepreneur.
She also continues her humanitarian work as a spokesperson for the Wounded Warrior Project in association with USO and UNICEF. She even runs the Wish Upon A Star Foundation, an organization that helps children who are victims of domestic violence.
Mayra Veronica’s inspirational life story and her journey to international stardom are said to be documented in a biography.