Mónica Carrillo has a degree in Journalism, a diploma in Tourism and has also studied architecture. She is currently presenting the news along with Matías Prats on the weekend programme on Antena 3, a company she has worked for since 2006 at every editorial level. She previously worked as a copywriter and presenter at TVE and the EFE Agency. She also interviews contemporary figures and writes articles for different publications. She is very active on social networks and her Twitter profile @MonicaCarrillo has won hundreds of thousands of followers who follow her comments and micro-stories every day.
La luz de Candela (Candela’s Light), her first novel, was received enthusiastically by readers and went through several editions.