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1. Joaquin Phoenix Joaquin Phoenix Actor, Gladiator Joaquin Phoenix was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, to Arlyn (Dunetz) and John Bottom, and is the middle child in a brood of five. His parents, from the continental United States, were then serving as Children of God missionaries. His mother is from a Jewish family in New York, while his father, from California...
2. Roselyn Sanchez Roselyn Sanchez Actress, Rush Hour 2
3. Raul Julia Raul Julia Actor, The Addams Family Raul Julia was born and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He graduated from Colegio San Ignacio de Loyola High School in San Juan. Here he studied the rigorous classical curriculum of the Jesuits and was always active in student dramatics. Julia was discovered while performing in a nightclub in San Juan by actor Orson Bean who inspired him to move to the mainland to pursue other projects...
4. Charlotte Ayanna Charlotte Ayanna Actress, Training Day
5. Marisé Alvarez Marisé Alvarez Actress, Che: Part One Born and raised in San Juan, Marisé is one of Puerto Rico's most exciting up and coming talents. She has a Bachelors degree in Drama and Education from the University of Puerto Rico, and a Masters degree in Applied Theatre from the University of Manchester, UK. Marisé has been working in Theatre, Film...
6. Ricky Martin Ricky Martin Self, Ricky Martin: One Night Only Ricky Martin was raised in Puerto Rico. He began his career at the age of 12, as a member of the Puerto Rican music group Menudo. During his time in the group he had the opportunity to travel and record in various languages including Italian, Portuguese, Spanish and English. He left the group in 1989 and went to study in New York...
7. Valery M. Ortiz Valery M. Ortiz Actress, Date Movie Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Ortiz grew up in Orlando, Florida. An early love of dancing led to major roles in local theater productions. Her passion and talent eventually brought her to Los Angeles, where she immediately found success hosting a local television program. Other acting and hosting opportunities quickly followed...
8. Eddie Matos Eddie Matos Actor, General Hospital Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico. He attended high school in New Jersey. He is in a three-person band called "23 Link Chain" in which he plays drums. He taught himself to play.
9. Chayanne Chayanne Actor, Dance with Me Elmer Figueroa de Arce, better known as Chayanne, was born in Puerto Rico, the third of five siblings. He is married to Venezuelan Mariana Elizabeth "Marilisa" Maronesa de Figueroa, with whom he has a son, Lorenzo Valentino and a daughter, Isadora Sofia. Chayanne debuted as a singer at ten years of age...
10. Michelan Sisti Michelan Sisti Actor, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze
11. Ari Meyers Ari Meyers Actress, Dutch Ari Meyers was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico on Sunday, 6 April 1969. She began an acting career at age 12, with her role as Al Pacino's stepdaughter in Al Pacino's Author! Author! and hasn't looked back, since. Ari dictated her first play, "The Super Magic Show", for her nursery school class to her mom...
12. Jessica Mas Jessica Mas Actress, Rudo y Cursi
13. Kamar de los Reyes Kamar de los Reyes Actor, The Cell From playing trumpet alongside Dizzy Gillespie to performing opposite Patrick Stewart in the Public Theatre's Shakespeare in the Park production of The Tempest directed by George C. Wolfe - Kamar de los Reyes has crafted a musical and acting career as rich and complex as the syncopated rhythms of his Latin roots...
14. Miguel Arteta Miguel Arteta Director, Youth in Revolt
15. Bruce Gray Bruce Gray Actor, All My Children Most Canadians would know Bruce Gray as the star of the TV series Traders (Gemini Award), but most Americans would recognize him as the Father of the groom in My Big Fat Greek Wedding. Although he began his acting career on stage in the 60s, he quickly moved into daytime dramas: contracted to Somerset...
16. Shalim Ortiz Shalim Ortiz Actor, The Art of Travel Shalim Ortiz is a Puerto Rican artist that has been one of the few Latino actors of his generation to successfully establish himself both in the English and Spanish markets. Working throughout the arts, Shalim has received critical acclaim in acting (television & film), theatre & as a recording artist...
17. Tego Calderon Tego Calderon Soundtrack, Fast & Furious Tego Calderón was born in Santurce, Puerto Rico, in 1972. He grew up in Río Grande and Carolina, areas of Puerto Rico that maintain some of the strongest Afro-Caribbean influences on the island. Throughout his childhood Calderón was exposed by his parents to the groundbreaking music of salsa legend Ismael Rivera, as well as to Latin jazz...
18. Gladys Rodríguez Gladys Rodríguez Actress, The Caller
19. Daddy Yankee Daddy Yankee Soundtrack, The Benchwarmers Daddy Yankee was born Ramon Ayala on February 3, 1976, in Villa Kennedy, Santruce, Puerto Rico. One of the top reggaetón (Spanish-language dancehall reggae) artists, he started to rhyme and sing at the age of 13. One of his first major appearances on record was on DJ Tony Touch's album "The Piece-Maker." Daddy not only sings and rhymes...
20. Dayanara Torres Dayanara Torres Actress, Looking for Maria Sanchez The life of Dayanara Torres reads like a modern-day fairy tale . . . From her modest upbringing in Puerto Rico; to being discovered on the streets of her hometown; becoming Miss Universe at the tender age of 18 and, soon-after, a movie star in the Philippines and Puerto Rico; marrying and divorcing; raising two beautiful princes; and bravely striving to rebuild her career ...
21. Thelma Gutiérrez Thelma Gutiérrez Actress, Episode #1.7527
22. Melissa Rivera Melissa Rivera Actress, Besame Mucho
23. Juano Hernandez Juano Hernandez Actor, Kiss Me Deadly He was the son of a Puerto Rican seaman. He was self-educated and spent much of his childhood in Brazil singing on the streets to raise money for food. He became an actor after having been a circus performer, radio actor, and vaudeville performer. He worked in the chorus of the 1927 stage production of the musical "Show Boat"...
24. Alfredo De Quesada Alfredo De Quesada Actor, Che: Part One A young Alfredo De Quesada mesmerized audiences for three years with his acrobatic, singing and awe-inspiring performance in the Off-Broadway De La Guarda, the experimental aerial Argentinean troupe in New York City, Las Vegas and Seoul, Korea. Prior to that, Alfredo De Quesada starred in Telemundo's Protagonistas De Novela...
25. Oskar Rodriguez Oskar Rodriguez Actor, Teen Beach Movie Oskar Rodriguez (Oscar Alejandro Rodriguez Ramos) was born on October 3, 1986 in San Juan, Purrto Rico. His parents, Dr. Oscar Antonio Rodriguez and Wanda L. Ramos, raised him and his older brothers Oscar Antonio and Oscar Alberto in a warm and loving environment. Oskar and his siblings attended school at the American Military Academy in Guaynabo...
26. Dita de Leon Dita de Leon Actress, Out of Balance
27. Lillian Hurst Lillian Hurst Actress, Orange County Hurst was born in the Villa Palmera section of San Juan, Puerto Rico, where the middle class families live. Her father was the owner of the "Farmacia Imperial" (Imperial Pharmacy) located in the neighborhood of Barrio Obrero. Hurst is also a cousin of Puerto Rican television producer Tommy Muñiz. She received her primary and secondary education in the capital...
28. Chay Santini Chay Santini Actress, Seeing Other People Chay Santini continues to work professionally as an actress, spokesperson, model and/or host within the entertainment markets of Florida, Puerto Rico, New York and Los Angeles. Her commercial credits, both in English and Spanish, begin at the age of three. These include various regional and national spots...
29. Janice Rivera Janice Rivera Actress, Mars Attacks!
30. Luis Miguel Luis Miguel Soundtrack, Spanglish Luis Miguel's exceptional artistic career began in 1982, when at the age of 12 he debuted with his first recording, "Uno + Uno Dos Enamorados (1 + 1 = 2 Lovers)". It became an immediate hit and catapulted him onto the Latin music charts, making him a household name in Spanish speaking countries all over the world...
31. Jose Molina Jose Molina Miscellaneous Crew, Buffy the Vampire Slayer
32. Javier Grillo-Marxuach Javier Grillo-Marxuach Producer, How to Make a Quilt Out of Americans
33. Jose Rivera Jose Rivera Writer, The Motorcycle Diaries
34. Residente Residente Soundtrack, Grand Theft Auto IV
35. Tony Martinez Tony Martinez Actor, The Naked Dawn
36. Joan Smalls Joan Smalls Self, The Big and Best of 2012
37. Eugene Iglesias Eugene Iglesias Actor, Harper
38. Tony Oliver Tony Oliver Actor, Aa! Megamisama! The Movie
39. Miguel Ángel Suárez Miguel Ángel Suárez Actor, Bananas
40. Jonny Moseley Jonny Moseley Self, Fifty Jonny was born in Puerto Rico, and started skiing when he was 9 years old. His brother dared him to ski, and he did. Ever since then he has been skiing. He entered his first competetion soon after he started skiing. He also enjoys playing golf, and wakeboarding. His victory in the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano...
41. Alberto Morin Alberto Morin Actor, Two Mules for Sister Sara
42. Marquetta Jewel Marquetta Jewel Actress, Suck It Dry 2
43. Iris Chacón Iris Chacón Actress, Desperately Seeking Susan Iris Chacón was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico. At an early age she demonstrated her inclination for the arts when she began studies in ballet and jazz. She continued her education and attended the University of Puerto Rico.. As a young college student, she launched her professional career in television as a model and dancer...
44. Derrick James Derrick James Actor, Lola: Érase una vez
45. Gabriel Burgos Ortiz Gabriel Burgos Ortiz Self, Face, Face, Face of Cakes
46. Felipa Gómez Felipa Gómez Actress, Key Largo
47. Kesia Elwin Kesia Elwin Actress, Last Minute Marocco
48. Miguel A. Gaetan Miguel A. Gaetan Actor, Drumline
49. Daya Fernandez Daya Fernandez Miscellaneous Crew, Minority Report
50. Alex Colon Alex Colon Actor, Red Scorpion Supporting actor Alex Colon launched his film career in the early 1970s appearing in dramas ranging from religious tract The Cross and the Switchblade, to the gentle comedy Harry and Tonto, to the fact-based made-for-TV action movie Raid on Entebbe. Colon made his final film appearance in The Getaway. Born and raised in Puerto Rico...
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