With her undeniable charm, Zoe Saldana has proven herself to be an unrivalled actress. Zoe Yadira Saldana Nazario famously known to the film industry with her professional name Zoe Saldana was an American Actress and dancer. She took birth on June 19, 1978, in New Jersey, the USA. Her father Aridio Saldana, from the Dominican Republic and mother Asalia Nazario, from Puetro Rico were from different origins. Because of this reason, she got exposed to both English and Spanish, and she can speak fluently in either of the languages. Her family comprises of two sisters, named Cisely and Mariel, and a half-brother, named Nipo. As her father died in a car crash, Zoe Saldana along with the family moved to the Dominican Republic. She was also famous with another name Zoe Saldana Perego. In the Dominican Republic, Zoe Saldana attended a good Dance Academy to learn different styles of dance and especially Ballet.
When she turned seventeen, she grew a passion for the career in acting and theater and moved to the USA. She started working with the FACES Theater Group in Brooklyn, which always tried to focus on the aspects and difficulties faced by the teens like sex, etc. Later she became so famous that because of her dancing, she booked a role for Eva Rodriguez, the ballet dancer in the movie Center Stage. This movie directed by '
Nicholas Hytner' brings out the problem faced by the stage performers and how they cope with them. She acted as Kit in the three lead roles 2002 movie Crossroads. This cinema is all about three teenage girls finding friendship on their way to Crossroads, and the director '
Tamra Davis' did his level best to set the plot well. She also appeared in Law And Order. Zoe Saldana had a pattern in her acting career. At first, she acted in the films which didn't do well and later in the blockbusters.
The 2002 movies Drumline, Star Trek, Haven, Temptation,The Terminal, etc., couldn't perform well at the box office. She played a role in one of the blockbusters in 2003 and later didn't go for the latter series. Zoe Saldana mesmerized the director of Star Trek J.J.Abrams with her roles in different movies and got a chance to take the role of Nyota Uhura. Later she appeared in the highest engrossing movie of 2009, Avatar by James Cameroon as Neytiri. Then, in 2014, she worked for The Guardians Of Galaxy as Gamora. However, Zoe Saldana has a big list of movies to her credit.
Coming to the personal life, she married Keith Britton in 2010 and divorced in 2011. Then she dated
Bradley Cooper. In 2013, she married
Marco Perego. All through her career, she won ten awards and got forty-seven nominations. As of now, she had a huge fan base on par with other famous actresses.