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Rosie Perez


Rosie Perez was born in Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York City to Lydia Perez and Ismael Serrano, a merchant marine. She is of Puerto Rican descent. Rosie attended Grover Cleveland High School located in Ridgewood, Queens, New York, and later enrolled at Los Angeles City College in Los Angeles, California. Rosie Perez was in her second year of college,... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 8 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 The Hero of Color City
Red (voice)
 2013 Fugly!
Zowie
 2012-2013 The Cleveland Show (TV Series)
Choni / Chonie / Aunt Chonie
- Fist & the Furious (2013) ... Chonie (voice)
- The Wide World of Cleveland Show (2013) ... Choni (voice)
- There Goes El Neighborhood (2012) ... Choni (voice)
- Y Tu Junior Tambien (2012) ... Aunt Chonie (voice)
 2012 Falcón (TV Series)
Madeleine Flowers
- The Silent and the Damned (2012) ... Madeleine Flowers
 2012 Won't Back Down
Breena Harper
 2012 Nurse Jackie (TV Series)
Jules
- Slow Growing Monsters (2012) ... Jules
 2011 Da Brick (TV Movie)
Annalisse
 2005-2011 Go, Diego! Go! (TV Series)
Click / Click, the camera
- Cotton-Top Tamarin Cave Rescue (2011) ... Click (voice)
- To Babysit a Bobo (2011) ... Click (voice)
- Koala's Birthday Hug (2011) ... Click (voice)
- Diego Rescues Prince Vicuna (2010) ... Click (voice)
 2010 Dora the Explorer (TV Series)
La Bruja
- Dora's Big Birthday Adventure (2010) ... La Bruja
 2009 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Eva Banks
- Hardwired (2009) ... Eva Banks
 2009 Exit 19 (TV Movie)
Lorna
 2008 Diego's Moonlight Rescue (TV Series)
Click
 2006 Lolo's Cafe (TV Movie)
Maria (voice)
 2006 Just Like the Son
Mrs. Ponders
 2005 All the Invisible Children
Ruthie (segment "Jesus Children of America")
 2005 Jesus Children of America (Short)
Ruthie
 2005 Lackawanna Blues (TV Movie)
Bertha
 2004 Copshop (TV Movie)
Heaven
 1995-2004 Frasier (TV Series)
Lizbeth / Francesca
- Crock Tales (2004) ... Lizbeth
- Roz in the Doghouse (1995) ... Francesca (voice)
 2004 Exactly (Short)
Angela
 2003 From the 104th Floor (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 2002 Widows (TV Mini-Series)
Linda Pirelli
- Hour Four (2002) ... Linda Pirelli
- Hour Three (2002) ... Linda Pirelli
- Hour Two (2002) ... Linda Pirelli
- Hour One (2002) ... Linda Pirelli
 2001 Riding in Cars with Boys
Shirley Perro
 2001 Human Nature
Louise
 2001 We Deliver (TV Series)
 2000 King of the Jungle
Joanne
 1995-2000 Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (TV Series)
Witch / Robinita Hood / Thumbelina
- Robinita Hood (2000) ... Robinita Hood (voice)
- Thumbelina (1997) ... Thumbelina (voice)
- Hanselito y Gretelita (1995) ... Witch (voice)
- Hansel and Gretel (1995) ... Witch (voice)
 2000 The Road to El Dorado
Chel (voice)
 1999 Little Bill (TV Series)
Valencia
- Monty's Roar/Natural Root Pals (1999) ... Valencia
 1998 Louis & Frank
 1997 SUBWAYStories: Tales from the Underground (TV Movie)
Mystery Girl (segment "Love on the A Train")
 1994 It Could Happen to You
Muriel Lang
 1991 Night on Earth
Angela
 1990-1991 WIOU (TV Series)
Lucy Hernandez
- Without Prejudice (1991) ... Lucy Hernandez
- Labored Relations (1991) ... Lucy Hernandez
- Mother Nature's Son (1990) ... Lucy Hernandez
- They Shoot Sources, Don't They (1990) ... Lucy Hernandez
 1990 Criminal Justice (TV Movie)
Denise Moore
 1990 21 Jump Street (TV Series)
Rosie Martinez
- 2245 (1990) ... Rosie Martinez
 1989 Do the Right Thing
Tina
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Other Works:

Cameo in Adam Pallin(aka Little Jackie)'s music video, "The World Should Revolve Around Me". See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 6 Articles | 10 Pictorials | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Rorry Perez

Height:

5' 1½" (1.56 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Most of the criticism I got early in my career was from the Latin community. They used to take me out to lunch and tell me, "Can you go and take lessons to lessen your accent?". Or, "When you're on a talk show, can you not be so funny and loud?". People gave me so much crap about my voice, and I tried. I really did try to change, but it was the way I spoke. As I got older, the octaves dropped, ... See more »

Trivia:

Later became a choreographer of music videos and stage shows for such performers as Bobby Brown, Diana Ross, LL Cool J and The Boys. See more »

Trademark:

Heavy Brooklyn accent See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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that voice!!! ajlral
She drives me crazy! admiral-32
Dated Tupac? dumbashley2001
Anyone see Rosie on Soul Train? kirklockhart
Rosie and Marisa Tomei have great chemistry bk_76
LOVE HER!! RoseyRobb
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