Michelle Rodríguez is an American actress who has made a name for herself on the international scene for her role as Letty Ortiz in Fast and Furious. Her first successful role was Diana Guzman in the sports drama Girlfight, for which she won the Independent Spirit Awarr and the Gotham Award, among other awards. She played Ana Lucia Cortez on the television series Lost and has starred in numerous action movies including Resident Evil, S.W.A.T. and Avatar. Dwayne Johnson Height
Michelle Rodríguez was born on July 12, 1978 in San Antonio, Texas, United States. Michelle herself spent her early years in various places, including the Dominican Republic, where she lived with her mother for eight to eleven years. She then moved to Puerto Rico until she was 17, before settling in Jersey City, New Jersey.
She attended various schools, but was excluded from all schools due to her rebellious behavior. To be precise, she attended 5 different schools, but eventually dropped out of high school. She completed her training and enrolled in business school before pursuing her acting career.
Her parents are Carmen Milady Rodríguez, a Dominican, and Rafael Rodríguez, who served in the United States Army. She has ten brothers and sisters and half brothers and sisters.
Rodríguez has assisted many men during her career. First, she was in a relationship with a Muslim in early 2000, but they quickly parted ways invoking a religious contradiction.
She then started with her on-screen partner Vin Diesel during The Fast and the Furious in 2001. However, this relationship didn't last either. She subsequently assisted Olivier Martinez, Colin Farrell, Zac Efron, Cara Delevingne and Kristanna Loken.
Michelle Rodríguez's first role was Diana Guzmán in the sports drama "Girlfight" in 2000. She obtained up to 11 nominations in different categories for her performance in the film, winning 5 awards.
In 2003, she appeared on a Bulgarian talk show titled Slavi's Show on BTV. Her performance in her first movie, Girlfight, was undoubtedly one of the best works of her throughout her career. The film was critically acclaimed and received several awards.
In Rob Cohen's 2001 action movie The Fast and the Furious, she played the role of Letty Ortiz, a seasoned driver and mechanic. She has reprized her role as Letty in other parts of the franchise. This is one of the most successful movies of hers on her career list, but it doesn't come close to Avatar. She played Captain Trudy Chacon in the movie Avatar, which is the most successful movie of her career.
Other notable works include Rain Ocampo, Battle: Los Angeles as Technical Sergeant Elana Santos, Machete Kills in the movie Luz / Shé, and the television series Lost in the role of Ana Lucia Cortez.