At 44 years old, Rosario Dawson has this physical status:
Rosario Isabel Dawson (born May 9, 1979) is an American actress and singer.
In the 1995 independent drama Kids, she made her debut in a film.
She Got Game (1998), Josie and the Pussycats (2001), Men in Black II (2004), Rent (2005), Unstoppable (2010), and Top Five (2005).
Dawson has also done voice-overs for Disney Warner Bros., DC Comics, and Viacom's Nickelodeon unit. Dawson received the Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture for her appearance in Top Five; she was nominated for the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actress in a Comedy for her role in Rent. Dawson has also appeared in comic book adaptations, including Gail in Sin City (2005) and Barbara Gordon / Batgirl in The Lego Batman Movie and Barbara Gordon / Batgirl (2014), as well as her appearance of Claire Temple in five Marvel/Netflix films: Daredevil (2017–2018), Jessica Jones (2015), Luke Cage (both 2017).
Dawson was born in New York City on May 9, 1979. Isabel Celeste, her mother, is of Afro-Cuban and Puerto Rican origins. Isabel was 16 or 17 years old when Rosario was born; she never married Patrick C. Harris, Rosario's biological father. When Rosario was a child, she married Greg Dawson, a building worker. Isabel and Greg then moved into a reclaimed building on 544 East 13th Street after being approved as part of an affordable housing program. The family then migrated to Texas.
In an interview with Conan O'Brien, Dawson discussed both her brother's and her love of Star Trek, as well as her knowledge of several Klingon terms.
Dawson adopted a 12-year-old girl in 2014.
Dawson revealed in March 2019 that she was in a friendship with US Senator Cory Booker. In February 2022, their union came to an end.
Dawson wrote a post on Instagram that was widely mocked as she came out as queer; when asked about it in a 2020 interview, she said that it had not been her intention and that "people kept saying that I [came out]... I didn't do that, but I didn't do it.... I mean, it's not inaccurate, but it never came out. Well, I suppose I am now...I haven't had a career in that space, so it's not like I am getting a call from me." Dawson's representative later told The Daily Beast that she meant to say she came out as an ally of the LGBTQ community.
Dawson made a brief appearance on Sesame Street as an infant. She was discovered on her front-porch step by photographer Larry Clark and Harmony Korine, with Korine deciding she was destined for a role in his controversial 1995 film Kids. She went on to appear in a variety of films and blockbusters, including Rent, He Got Game, and Men in Black II.
Dawson gave the first voice-over for Prince's remixed version of "1999." In the next to last year, the voice-over was a reflection on the world's state before the new millennium. She appeared in The Chemical Brothers' video for the album "Out of Control" the following year. She is also on the track "She Lives In My Lap" from OutKast's second album, in which she addresses the introduction and a brief interlude toward the end.
Valerie Brown, a band member of Josie and the Pussycats, appeared in the film Josie and the Pussycats in 2001.
In the Spike Lee drama 25th Hour (2002), Dawson appeared alongside Edward Norton. She played Roxana, Alexander the Great's wife in the 2004 Oliver Stone film Alexander. Julia Dawson made her stage debut as Julia in the Public Theater's "Shakespeare in the Park" revival of Two Gentlemen of Verona in 2005.
Mimi Marquez, the glamorous dancer in the film version of the famous musical Rent in 2005, was replaced by Daphne Rubin-Vega, who was pregnant and unable to perform the role. Dawson received the Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Rent. She appeared in Sin City, co-directed by Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller, depicting Gail, a prostitute-dominatrix. She appeared in a deleted scene in Rob Zombie's film The Devil's Rejects earlier this year. The scene was included in the deleted scenes from the DVD movie.
Becky appeared in Clerks II (2006) as Becky. In a Back to the Well, a documentary about the development of the film, she said that the donkey show sequence was what made her decide to take the role. Dawson co-created and co-wrote the Occult Crimes Taskforce in May of the same year. She was at the 2007 San Diego Comic-Con to promote the film. In the Quentin Tarantino throwback film Death Proof, she co-starred with former Rent alumna Tracie Thoms, co-starring Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez in 2007, part of the Tarantino/Robert Rodriguez double feature Grindhouse. Talia Lugacy, who she encountered at the Lee Strasberg Academy, appeared in Descent and appeared in it. Dawson appeared on Live Earth in the United States on July 7, 2007.
Dawson appeared in Seven Pounds and in Eagle Eye, directed by Steven Spielberg in 2008. She appeared in Gemini Division, an online science-fiction book, starting in August. Officer Delondre Baines was the subject of a computer-animated film Afterworld. Dawson hosted Saturday Night Live on January 17, 2009. She appeared in the animated film Wonder Woman later this year and was named Artemis of Bana-Mighdall.
Dawson appeared in The People Speak, a documentary feature film based on historian Howard Zinn's book The People Speak, a people's History of the United States. In 2009, Dawson narrated Velvet Von Black in Rob Zombie's animated film The Haunted World of El Superbeasto. She appears on the Kasabian album "West Ryder Silver Bullet" as a member of the Lunatic Asylum.
Persephone, Persephone, and Unstoppable as railway yardmaster Connie in 2010, she appeared in Persephone and Persephone. In 2013, she appeared in the independent film Gimme Shelter. She resurfaced her position as a Gail in Sin City the following year: A Dame to Kill For. Claire Temple was a recurring actress on Netflix's web television series Daredevil in 2015, a role she reprised in Jessica Jones and Luke Cage. Dawson's appearance in the Jessica Jones tie-in comic as her character on both programs was also used. Dawson has played in Iron Fist and The Defenders in 2017.
She debuted in Top Five in 2014, for which she was nominated for the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actress in a Comedy. In 2018, she appeared in the Netflix film Krystal as the female lead role. In 2020, she appeared as Ahsoka Tano in the second season of The Mandalorian on Disney+ and reprised her role in The Book of Boba Fett. Ahsoka, the spinoff limited series, will also reprise her role.
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Rosario Dawson and Cory Booker stand divided!
The Rent actress took to Instagram on Monday to reveal she voted for 2020 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, a day after her Senator boyfriend endorsed a different candidate: Sanders’ rival, Joe Biden!
We guess Rosario Dawson has a federal case because she’s been contacting her Senator! Repeatedly! The Josie and the Pussycats star has been spotted on multiple outings over the past week with Senator Cory Booker. Related: Trump Considering Declaring National Emergency To Get His Wall No One Wants First they were seen at the movies last Thursday, then on Saturday night at a Broadway performance of Dear Evan Hansen. Understudy Diamond Essence White was starstruck by BOTH, tweeting: https://twitter.com/ThisIs_Essence/status/1081766839947010049 Witnesses tell Page Six they definitely looked like a couple; one said:
“They were so cute together and seemed so flirtatious.”
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