Julissa (Julia Isabel De Llano Macedo), was born on April the 8th in Mexico City. Her father, Don Luis De Llano Palmer (exiled from the Spanish Civil War and son of republican general hero), is considered a pioneer of mexican radio and television, as well as an important theater and television producer. Her mother, Rita Macedo, was a recognized mexican movie star and theater producer. Her brother, Luis De Llano Macedo, is also an iportante television and theater producer and creator of multiple juvenile musical groups.
Julissa attended school at the Academia Hispano-Mexicana, the Colegio Vallarta and high school at the Ursuline Academy of Nuew Orleans, the Loreto Academy in Canada and La Chatlenie Neuchatel in Switzerland. Her interest in classical art and history has never ceased and she continously takes courses on those subjects.