March 22, 1979
42 years old
5 ft 5 in | 165 cm tall
35-25-37 in | 89-63.5-94 cm
57 kg | 125.5 lbs
8 US | 38.5 EU
Zulay Henao was born in Medellín, Colombia, on March 22, 1979, is a Colombian-American actress.
Young Zulay Henao began her professional acting career in 2005.
She made her big screen debut in horror film Clearview (2005) in role as Gloria Rojas.
She got her television debut in Lifetime drama series Army Wives (2007) in episode "Only the Lonely", in role as Delores Marino.
Her breakthrough performance came as Zulay Velez in sports action drama film Fighting (2009).
She played Lorena in comedy horror films: Meet the Blacks (2016) and The House Next Door: Meet the Blacks 2 (2021).
Illegal Tender (2007) crime thriller opposite Rick Gonzalez, Wanda De Jesus and Dania Ramirez
Hostel Part III (2011) horror with Brian Hallisay and Kip Pardue
Tyler Perry's The Single Moms Club (2014) comedy drama opposite Nia Long, Wendi McLendon-Covey and Amy Smart
Destined (2015) fantasy drama with Cory Hardrict, Hill Harper and La La Anthony
True Memoirs of an International Assassin (2016) action comedy opposite Kevin James, Andy García and Maurice Compte
Grow House (2017) stoner comedy opposite DeRay Davis, Lil Duval and Snoop Dogg
Beyond White Space (2018) science fiction thriller with Holt McCallany and Jocko Sims
Grand Isle (2019) action thriller opposite Nicolas Cage and KaDee Strickland
She played Marianna Perez in Oprah Winfrey Network sitcom Love Thy Neighbor (2013).
She portrayed Esperanza in soap opera If Loving You Is Wrong (2014-2020).
She had recurring role as Carmen Velasquez in Crackle crime drama television series The Oath (2019).
Star (2019) Fox musical drama series in role as Lucia
Stumptown (2019) ABC crime drama series in role as Denise
Attended Methodist College in North Carolina.
Studied acting at the New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts.
Has one brother, Steven.
She served three years with the U.S. Army.
She dated Terrence Howard (2008-2010) and Joel Rush (2014-2017).
She started dating American actor and director Kevin Connolly in 2019, they have one daughter, Kennedy Cruz Connolly.