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Lana Parrilla

Lana Parrilla (born July 15, 1977, height 5' 4½" (1,64 m)) is a Puerto Rican-American actress known for her television work. She is best known for her roles on Spin City, 24, and Boomtown. She currently stars as The Evil Queen/Regina Mills in the ABC series Once Upon a Time. Parrilla was born in Brooklyn, New York, the daughter of a Sicilian mother and a Puerto Rican father Sam Parrilla, a baseball player who played professionally for 11 seasons (1963-1973) including one season with the Major League Philadelphia Phillies in 1970 as an outfielder. Her sister is Deena Parrilla. Lana speaks Spanish because she went to Granada (Spain) to learn the language in 2007. Parrilla became engaged to boyfriend Fred Di Blasio on April 28, 2013 while in Israel. Description above from the Wikipedia article Lana Parrilla, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jul 15, 1977 In Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series JAG 1995-09-23
Latest Project:
Movie The Tax Collector 2020-08-07
Known For
Poster of Once Upon a Time
Poster of Lost
Poster of 24
Poster of Very Mean Men
Movie The Tax Collector Favi 2020-08-07
Series Once Upon a Time Regina Mills / Evil Queen 2011-10-23
Series Miami Medical Eva Zambrano 2010-04-02
Movie The Double Life of Eleanor Kendall Unknown 2008-03-29
Series Swingtown Trina Decker 2008-06-05
Movie One Last Ride Antoinette 2006-04-07
Series Windfall 2006-06-08
Series Lost Unknown 2004-09-22
Movie Frozen Stars Lisa Vasquez 2003-11-24
Series The Shield Unknown 2002-03-12
Series Boomtown Teresa Ortiz, paramedic in season one, rookie police officer in season two 2002-09-29
Series 24 Sarah Gavin 2001-11-06
Movie Semper Fi Female Series Commander 2001-04-01
Series Six Feet Under Unknown 2001-06-03
Movie Spiders Marci Eyre 2000-01-01
Movie Very Mean Men Teresa 2000-06-10
Series Grown Ups Unknown 1999-08-01
Series Spin City Angie Ordonez 1996-09-17
Series JAG Unknown 1995-09-23