Zoe Yadira Saldaña Nazario (Passaic, New Jersey; June 19, 1978), better known as Zoe Saldaña, is an American actress.
She has had roles in the 2000 films Center Stage and 2002’s Crossroads. She later gained prominence for her role as Anamaría in 2003’s Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, as Nyota Uhura in the 2003 film Star Trek.
2009, as Neytiri in the 2009 James Cameron movie Avatar. She is also known for playing Gamora in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) , Avengers: Infinity War (2018) and Avengers: Endgame (2019). She is also known for voicing Captain Celano in the animated film My Little Pony: The Movie.
Personal Information of Zoe Saldana:
- Full Name: Zoe Saldana-Perego, Zoë Saldana
- Nick Name: Neytiri
- Date of Birth: June 19, 1978
- Nationality: American
- Age: 42 Year Old (2020)
- Sun Sign: Gemini
- Birth Place: Passaic, New Jersey, United States Passaic
- Occupation : Actress
- Spouse/Ex-: Keith Britton, Marco Perego
- Father: Aridio Saldaña
- Mother: Asalia Nazario
- Siblings: Cisley Saldaña Nazario, Mariel Saldaña Nazario
- Children: Bowie Ezio Perego-Saldana, Cy Aridio Perego-Saldana, Zen Perego-Saldana
- School: ECOS Expacio de Danza Academy
- College: Newtown High School
- Eye Color: Brown
- Hair Color: Black
- Height: 5’7″ (170 cm),
- Weight: 54 Kg(119 Pounds)
- Shoe Size: 8 US
- Dress Size: 4 US
- Body Measurement: 33-25-32
- Waist: 25 Inches
- Hips: 32 Inches
- Net Worth: $20 Million
- Active Year: 1999-Present
Early Life of Zoe Saldana:
His mother Asalia Nazario, a Puerto Rican and his father Aridio Saldaña, was Dominican. Their native languages are Spanish and English. She spent most of her childhood in Queens, New York. At the age of nine, after the death of her father, the family moved to the Dominican Republic.
Once there, she began taking ballet, jazz and modern dance classes at one of the country’s dance schools. She returned to Queens after her sophomore year of high school.
At the age of 17, he began to perform with the theater group “Faces“, an organization dependent on the “Maimonides” hospital in Brooklyn that performed plays aimed at transmitting positive messages for adolescents, through social issues such as domestic violence. substance abuse and sexual promiscuity, among others.
At the same time, she was performing at the New York Youth Theater, in “Midtown“, Manhattan, and her performance in the production José and his wonderful colored tunic led her to be hired by a talent agency, with which she began to have Auditions.
Her previous dance training and acting experience helped her earn her first starring role on the big screen as Eva, a talented and headstrong dancer in the 2000 film Center Stage (Road to Fame).
With that film History was made in the Dominican Republic by holding a Premiere Gala at Caribbean Cinemas with the presence of the highest personalities of cinema and entertainment from the Caribbean country where Saldaña specially invited his dance teacher, Dilia Mieses.
Personal Life of Zoe Saldana:
In June 2010, Saldaña reportedly got engaged to Keith Britton, actor and CEO of My Fashion Database. In November 2011, it was confirmed that Saldaña and Britton had amicably ended their relationship after eleven years together.
In late December 2011, sources close to Zoe confirmed that she and actor Bradley Cooper had started dating. Since then, the couple had an unstable relationship until 2012.
Zoe Saldaña secretly married her partner, the Italian Marco Perego, in June 2013 during an intimate ceremony in London. In July 2014, the couple announced that they would soon become parents.
11 On 27 In November 2014, the couple welcomed twins, Cy Aridio Perego-Saldaña and Bowie Ezio Perego-Saldaña. On December 11, 2016, the couple broke the news that their third child, Zen Hilario Perego, had been born. Saldaña.
Zoe Saldaña is one of the celebrities who support FINCA International, a non-profit organization.
Professional Life of Zoe Saldana:
Saldaña was still a member of the theater group “Faces” when he landed space on an episode of Law & Order (titled “Merger“) that first aired in 1999. He dropped out of school after his participation in the film Center Stage, appearing later alongside Britney Spears in Crossroads and in the comedy-drama Drumline (2002).
She played the role of the pirate Anamaría in the 2003 film Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, and has appeared in films such as The Terminal, alongside Tom Hanks (2004) and Guess Who (2005), with Ashton Kutcher.
That same year she starred in the Dominican film The Curse of Father Cardona along with Dominican personalities such as Freddy Beras Goico, Milagros Germán, Raymond Pozo, Anthony Álvarez and Sergio Carlo.
Saldaña was also the one made in the video for Juan Luis Guerra’s song “The key to my heart,” and she played Uhura in the 2009 sequel to the Star Trek saga.
Also that year she played Neytiri, Princess Na’vi, from the James Cameron movie Avatar, a role that gave her a lot of publicity and recognition and opened up opportunities for her to work in other large commercial productions.
Saldaña is the only actress to have been in three films considered among the highest-grossing in three consecutive weeks. These films are Avatar, The Losers, and Death at a Funeral.
In August 2010, a television commercial for Saldaña for the Calvin Klein brand debuted making the debut of a product called “Envy.” In 2011, she starred in the Colombian crime drama film.
In January 2014, she was chosen to play Rosemary Woodhouse in the miniseries Rosemary’s Baby, an adaptation of the horror novel of the same name written by Ira Levin.
She is the only actress to participate in three of the five highest-grossing films of all time. “Avengers: Endgame“, “Avatar” and “Avengers: Infinity War“.
Movies List of Zoe Saldana:
|Get Over It||2001|
|Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl||2003|
|The Curse of Father Cardona||2005|
|The Heart Specialist||2005|
|Death at a Funeral||2010|
|Star Trek Into Darkness||2013|
|Out of the Furnace||2013|
|Infinitely Polar Bear||2014|
|Guardians of the Galaxy||2014|
|The Book of Life||2014|
|Star Trek Beyond||2016|
|Live by Night||2016|
|Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2||2017|
|I Kill Giants||2017|
|My Little Pony: The Movie||2017|
|The Legend of Red Hand||2018|
|Avengers: Infinity War||2018|
|Vampires vs. the Bronx||2020|
Television Shows List of Zoe Saldana:
|Law & Order||1999|
|Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||2004|
|Comedy Bang! Bang!||2013|
|Home Movie: The Princess Bride||2020|