Genesis Rodriguez (Miami, Florida, July 29, 1987) is an American actress known for her roles in the Telemundo Prisionera telenovelas Dame Chocolate and Doña Bárbara.
Personal Information of Genesis Rodriguez:
Full Name: Genesis Rodriguez
Nick Name: Prisionera
Date of Birth: July 29, 1987
Age: 33 Year Old
Sun Sign: Leo
Birth Place: Miami, Florida, U.S.
Father: Jose Luis Rodriguez
Mother: Luisa Carolina Pérez Rodriguez
Sister(s): Lilibeth Morillo, Liliana Rodriguez
Marital Status: Unmarried
Ex Boyfriends: Christian Meier (2008 – 2009), Mauricio Islas (2004)
U.S. State: Florida
Height: 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m)
Weight: 52 kg (115 lbs)
Body Measurements: 34-24-34 inches
Bra Size/Breast: 30D
Waist: 24 inches
Hips: 34 inches
Body type: Slim
Dress Size: 2 (US)
Hair Color: Brown Dark
Eye Color: Brown Dark
Favorite Actor: El Puma
Favorite Food: Pizza
Favorite Color: Green
Favorite TV Show: Top Chef
Active from: 1994, 2004-present
Net Worth: USD $2.5 million Approx
Early Life of Genesis Rodriguez:
Rodriguez was born on July 29, 1987 in Miami, Florida. Her mother, Carolina Pérez, is a Cuban model, and her father is the Venezuelan singer Jose Luis Rodriguez, “El Puma”.
She is fluent in English and Spanish. Rodríguez has two older paternal half-sisters as a result of her father’s first marriage, the Venezuelan actresses and singers, Liliana Rodriguez and Lilibeth Rodríguez.
When she was just 2 1/2 years old, she entered the Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart in Miami, Florida, taking summer classes at the Lee Strasberg Theater and Film Institute.
Professional Life of Genesis Rodriguez:
She has participated in drama school productions and, at an early age, decided to pursue an acting career. As a teenager, she studied acting, dance, and vocal preparation, locally and nationally. When Rodriguez’s parents saw her determination for art, they enrolled her in more intense training programs.
She went to New York and enrolled in summer classes at the Lee Strasberg Institute of Theater and Film. Upon her return to Miami, she continued private instruction and landed a recurring role on the American series Days of our Lives from November 2005 to January 2006.
She was also a special guest on the rerun of the Bravo Top Chef television series. In addition to American television, Rodriguez has explored roles in Spanish and played two main roles as Rosita Amado and Violeta Hurtado in the series Dame chocolate, which aired on the Telemundo network.
She came to Hollywood with the movie Hours, the last movie in which actor Paul Walker acted before her death.