Maribel Verd?§ (born 2 October 1970) is a Spanish actress. She is perhaps best known to English-speaking audiences playing the roles of Luisa in the 2001 film Y tu mam? tambi??n and Mercedes in Guillermo del Toro’s 2006 film Pan’s Labyrinth. In her native Spain she is known for her performances in films such as Belle ??poque and Huevos de oro.