Rosie Perez

Rosie Perez

actress, additional crew, director

Rosie Perez was born on Sep 06, 1964 in USA. Rosie Perez's big-screen debut came with Do the Right Thing directed by Spike Lee in 1989. Rosie Perez is known for Human Resources directed by Alex Salyer, Aidy Bryant stars as Emmy Fairfax and Randall Park as Pete Doheny. Rosie Perez has got 9 awards and 27 nominations so far. The most recent award Rosie Perez achieved is Latino Entertainment Journalists Association Film Awards. The upcoming new tvshow Rosie Perez plays is Now and Then - Season 1 which will be released on May 20, 2022.

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 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, and just about to move back to New York from Los Angeles. Her friends had given her a going-away party. When Spike Lee proposed that she work in his film Do the Right Thing (1989), she accepted. It would be her first major acting role. She went on play the supporting role of Carla Rodrigo in Peter Weir's État second (1993), for which she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. (She lost to Anna Paquin for La leçon de piano (1993).)

  • Birthday

    Sep 06, 1964
  • Place of Birth

    Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
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Known For


9 wins & 27 nominations

Latino Entertainment Journalists Association Film Awards
Winner - Rita Moreno Lifetime Achievement Award
Winner - Rita Moreno Lifetime Achievement Award
Gracie Allen Awards
Outstanding Female Lead in a Drama Special
Winner - Gracie
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Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows