June 19, 1978
42 years old
5 ft 6.5 in | 169 cm
33-25-32 in | 84-63.5-81 cm
54 kg | 119 pounds
8 US | 38.5 EU
Zoë Yadira Saldaña Nazario was born in Passaic, New Jersey, United States, on June 19, 1978, is an American actress.
Young Zoe Saldana first started performing with theater troupe "Faces" and "New York Youth Theater".
She got her television debut in NBC police procedural and legal drama series Law & Order (1999) in role as Belinca.
She made her big screen debut in teen drama movie Center Stage (2000) in role as Evanna "Eva" Rodríguez.
Her breakthrough performance came as Neytiri in epic science fiction movie Avatar (2009), for which she won the Saturn Award for Best Actress.
Avatar 2 (2022) epic science fiction in role as Neytiri
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 (2021) superhero in role as Gamora
Vampires vs. the Bronx (2020) comedy horror in role as Becky, opposite Jaden Michael, Gerald Jones III and Gregory Diaz IV
She played Gamora in the Marvel Cinematic Universe:
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)
Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Avengers: Endgame (2019)
She portrayed Nyota Uhura in Star Trek film series:
Star Trek (2009)
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
Star Trek Beyond (2016)
Takers (2010) action crime thriller opposite Chris Brown, Matt Dillon and Idris Elba
Colombiana (2011) action thriller in role as Cataleya Restrepo/Jennifer Phillips
The Words (2012) mystery romantic drama opposite Bradley Cooper and Olivia Wilde
Blood Ties (2013) crime thriller opposite Mila Kunis, Marion Cotillard and Clive Owen
Out of the Furnace (2013) drama with Christian Bale, Casey Affleck and Woody Harrelson
The Losers (2010) action comedy with Chris Evans and Idris Elba
Haven (2004) drama thriller opposite Orlando Bloom and Bill Paxton
I Kill Giants (2017) fantasy drama opposite Imogen Poots and Madison Wolfe
She played Regina in ABC drama television series Six Degrees (2006–2007).
She portrayed Rosemary Woodhouse in NBC television miniseries Rosemary's Baby (2014).
Studied dance at ECOS Espacio de Danza Dance Academy.
She is half Puerto Rican and half Dominican.
Has two sisters Cisely and Mariel.
She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6920 Hollywood Boulevard in 2018.
She is left-handed.
Her favorite city is Paris.
She voiced Adelina Fortnight in stop-motion animated adventure film Missing Link (2019).
Supporter of FINCA International.
Lives in New York City and Los Angeles, California.
She dated actors Bradley Cooper (2011-2012) and Keith Britton (2000-2011).
She married Italian artist Marco Perego in 2013, they have three sons.