Irene Cara

Born in March 18th, 1959

From The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA

Irene Cara Biography

Irene Cara Escalera (March 18, 1959 - November 25, 2022) was an American singer, songwriter and actress. Cara sang and co-wrote the song Flashdance... What a Feeling from the film Flashdance. She won an Oscar for Best Original Song as a co writer. Cara rose to fame as Coco Hernandez in the 1980 film Fame, and the hit song "Fame" spawned from the movie.

Irene Cara Filmography

Beauty and the Beast Poster
January 1, 1997
The Jungle King Poster
January 1, 1994
Happily Ever After Poster
May 28, 1993
Caged in Paradiso Poster
January 1, 1990
Busted Up Poster
September 10, 1986
Certain Fury Poster
March 1, 1985
City Heat Poster
December 5, 1984
D.C. Cab Poster
December 16, 1983