Michelle Rodriguez
Birthday: 1978-07-12
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".
Career History
Being Produced
2023
2022
2021
F9 as Letty Ortiz Toretto
Crisis as Supervisor Garrett
2020
2019
Alita: Battle Angel as Gelda (uncredited)
2018
The Limit as M-13
Widows as Linda
2017
2031 as Voula
The Fate of the Furious as Letty Ortiz
Smurfs: The Lost Village as Smurfstorm (voice)
2016
The Assignment as Frank Kitchen / Tomboy
Milton's Secret as Ms. Ferguson
2015
Furious 7 as Leticia 'Letty' Ortiz
Unity as Narrator (voice)
2014
2013
Fast & Furious 6 as Leticia 'Letty' Ortiz
Machete Kills as Luz
Turbo as Paz (voice)
2012
2011
Blacktino as Charlotte Foster Jane
Battle: Los Angeles as Elena Santos
2010
Tropic of Blood as Minerva Mirabal
Machete as Luz
2009
Los Bandoleros as Letty Ortiz
Fast & Furious as Letty Ortiz
Avatar as Trudy Chacon
2008
Cats: The Movie! as Jujube (voice)
2007
2006
The Breed as Nicki
2005
BloodRayne as Katarin
2004
Control as Teresa
2003
S.W.A.T. as Chris Sanchez
2002
Resident Evil as Rain Ocampo
Blue Crush as Eden
2001
3 A.M. as Salgado
The Fast and the Furious as Letty Ortiz
2000
Girlfight as Diana Guzman