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Michelle Rodriguez

Mayte Michelle Rodríguez (born July 12, 1978), known professionally as Michelle Rodriguez, is an American actress, screenwriter, and DJ. She got her breakout role as a troubled boxer in the independent film Girlfight (2000), which was met with critical acclaim and earned her several awards, including the Independent Spirit Award and Gotham Award for Best Debut Performance. The following year, she starred as Letty Ortiz in the blockbuster film The Fast and the Furious (2001), reprising her role in its sequels Fast & Furious (2009), Fast & Furious 6 (2013), and Furious 7 (2015). During her career, Rodriguez has played tough, independent women in a number of successful action films, such as Blue Crush, S.W.A.T., Battle: Los Angeles, and Avatar. She is also known for her roles as Shé in the action comedy films Machete and Machete Kills, and Rain Ocampo in the science fiction films Resident Evil and Resident Evil: Retribution. Rodriguez also branched into television, playing Ana Lucia Cortez in the second season of the series Lost as part of the main cast, before making numerous guest appearances before the series ended. She has also done voice work in video games such as Call of Duty and Halo, and lent her voice for the 3D animated film Turbo and the television series IGPX. With her films grossing over $5 billion collectively, a 2013 Entertainment Weekly article described Rodriguez as "arguably the most iconic actress in the action genre, as well as one of the most visible Latinas in Hollywood".

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Jul 12, 1978 In Bexar County, Texas, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie 3 A.M. 2001-07-01
Latest Project:
Movie Fast & Furious 10 2022-04-01
Known For
Movie Fast & Furious 10 Letty Ortiz 2022-04-01
Series IGPX Liz Ricarro 2022
Movie War of Likes 2021-03-12
Movie Crisis Supervisor Garrett 2021-02-26
Movie F9 Letty Ortiz 2021-05-19
Movie I Carry You with Me Sandra 2020-01-26
Movie One Small Problem Sonia 2020-07-27
Movie Yuppies versus Stooges: Home Office Gloria 2020-12-17
Movie Yuppies versus Stooges 2019-01-25
Movie Inmate #1: The Rise of Danny Trejo Herself 2019-09-21
Movie Alita: Battle Angel Gelda (uncredited) 2019-01-31
Movie Widows Linda 2018-11-06
Series BACKDOOR 2018-12-31
Movie Smurfs: The Lost Village Smurfstorm (voice) 2017-03-23
Movie The Fate of the Furious Letty Ortiz 2017-04-12
Movie The Assignment Frank Kitchen / Tomboy 2016-04-27
Movie Milton's Secret Ms. Ferguson 2016-09-30
Movie Furious 7 Leticia "Letty" Ortiz 2015-04-01
Movie Unity Herself - Narrator (voice) 2015-08-12
Movie I Am Evel Knievel Self 2014-09-10
Movie Turbo Paz (voice) 2013-07-11
Movie Machete Kills Luz 2013-09-12
Movie Blacktino Charlotte Foster Jane 2011-03-11
Movie Tropic of Blood Minerva Mirabal 2010-07-29
Movie Capturing Avatar Herself 2010-11-16
Movie Machete Luz 2010-09-01
Movie Fast & Furious Letty Ortiz 2009-04-02
Movie Avatar Trudy Chacon 2009-12-10
Movie Cats: The Movie! Jujube (voice) 2008-09-09
Movie Battle in Seattle Lou 2007-09-07
Movie BloodRayne Katarin 2005-10-22
Movie Resident Evil: Apocalypse (archive footage) 2004-09-10
Movie Control Teresa 2004-12-07
Movie S.W.A.T. Chris Sanchez 2003-08-08
Movie Resident Evil Rain 2002-03-15
Movie Blue Crush Eden 2002-08-08
Movie 3 A.M. Salgado 2001-07-01