Dania Ramírez

Born in November 8th, 1979

From Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Dania Ramírez Biography

Dania Jissell Ramirez (born November 8, 1979) is a Dominican actress. Her credits include the roles of Nikki Batista on Alert: Missing Persons Unit, Rosie Falta on Lifetime's Devious Maids, Maya Herrera in Heroes, Alex in Entourage, Blanca on the last season of The Sopranos, and Cinderella on the last season of ABC's Once Upon a Time. Her film roles include Alex Guerrero in She Hate Me and Callisto in the feature film X-Men: The Last Stand.

She has made appearances in numerous music videos for artists such as LL Cool J, De La Soul, Santana, and Wisin & Yandel. She has acted in TV shows Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Heroes, 10-8: Officers on Duty, Entourage, and The Sopranos. In 1997, she was an extra in the HBO film Subway Stories, which led to her encountering filmmaker Spike Lee. He would later direct her in her film debut playing Daphne in 25th Hour (2002), as well as in She Hate Me (2004).

Other films she has starred in include X-Men: The Last Stand (2006), Quarantine (2008), Cross Bronx (2004), and Premium Rush (2012). Born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, from an early age she knew her calling to be an actress. As a child, she enjoyed reenacting telenovelas for her relatives. A modeling scout saw her working in a store at the age of 15, which led to her first acting job, in an ad for soda.

She later apprenticed in the Actor's Workshop in N.Y.C. She then relocated to L.A. to develop her acting ambition.

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Dania Ramírez Movies

Jumanji: The Next Level Poster
December 13, 2019
Off the Menu Poster
February 1, 2018
Lycan Poster
August 4, 2017
First Response Poster
August 9, 2015
Mojave Poster
April 18, 2015
NYC Underground Poster
August 27, 2013
Premium Rush Poster
August 24, 2012

Dania Ramírez TV Shows

The Sopranos Poster
January 10, 1999
Heroes Poster
September 25, 2006
Once Upon a Time Poster
October 23, 2011
Sweet Tooth Poster
June 4, 2021
Entourage Poster
July 18, 2004
Tell Me a Story Poster
October 31, 2018
Devious Maids Poster
June 23, 2013

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