Rosie Perez

BirthDay:

06 Sep 1964

BirthPlace:

Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA

BirthName:

Rosa Maria Perez

Bio:

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 located 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 first major acting role. She went on play the supporting role of Carla Rodrigo in Peter Weir's Fearless (1993), for which was nominated an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress (she lost to Anna Paquin for The Piano (1993).
Filmography

Actor ( 110 credits )

Active Adults (2016) Zoe
Five Nights in Maine (2015)
Puerto Ricans in Paris (2015) Gloria
Pitch Perfect 2 (2015) The View Host #3
The Sweet Science of Life with Al Bernstein (2015)  Herself (1 episode, 2015)
The Minority Report with Larry Wilmore (2015)  Herself - Panelist (1 episode, 2015)
Fugly! (2014) Zowie
The Hero of Color City (2014) Red (voice)
An American Education (2014)  Rita Gomez (1 episode, 2014)
Park Bench with Steve Buscemi (2014)  Herself (1 episode, 2014)
Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero (2014)  Aunt Rose (5 episodes, 2014-2015)
Gods Behaving Badly (2013) Persephone
The Counselor (2013) Ruth
The Being Experience (2013)
The Arsenio Hall Show (2013)  Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2013)
Media Buzz (2013)  Herself - Co-Hostess, The View (archive footage) (1 ep
The Queen Latifah Show (2013)  Herself (1 episode, 2014)
Won't Back Down (2012) Breena Harper
Small Apartments (2012) Ms. Baker
RuPaul's All Stars Drag Race (2012)  Herself - Guest Judge (1 episode, 2012)
Bethenny (2012)  Herself (1 episode, 2013)
Falcón (2012)  Madeleine Flowers (1 episode, 2012)
Steve Harvey (2012)  Herself (1 episode, 2014)
Larry King Now (2012)  Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2014)
Road to Brooklyn (2012)
Brooklyn Boheme (2011) Herself
Piers Morgan Tonight (2011)  Herself (1 episode, 2014)
Anderson Live (2011)  Herself - Co-Host (1 episode, 2013)
Vine Talk (2011)  Herself (1 episode, 2011)
The Chew (2011)  Herself - Guest / ... (3 episodes, 2012-2014)
Pete Smalls Is Dead (2010) Julia
The Other Guys (2010) Rosie Perez
Access Hollywood Live (2010)  Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2013)
Nurse Jackie (2009)  Jules (1 episode, 2012)
The Cleveland Show (2009)  Choni / ... (5 episodes, 2012-2013)
Talk Stoop with Cat Greenleaf (2009)  Herself (1 episode, 2009)
Pineapple Express (2008) Carol / Female Cop
Lipstick Jungle (2008)  Dahlia Morales (6 episodes, 2008-2009)
The Wendy Williams Show (2008)  Herself / ... (4 episodes, 2009-2014)
Diego's Moonlight Rescue (2008)  Click
The Bonnie Hunt Show (2008)  Herself (1 episode, 2009)
The Rachel Maddow Show (2008)  Herself (1 episode, 2012)
The Take (2007) Marina De La Pena
Home (2006) Herself (as Rorry Perez)
Just Like the Son (2006) Mrs. Ponders
Yo soy Boricua, pa'que tu lo sepas! (2006) Herself
VH1 Rock Docs (2006)  Herself (1 episode, 2010)
All the Invisible Children (2005) Ruthie (segment "Jesus Children of America")
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005)  Herself - Guest / ... (9 episodes, 2007-2014)
Made in Hollywood (2005)  Herself (1 episode, 2012)
Go, Diego! Go! (2005)  Click / ... (62 episodes, 2005-2011)
Jesus Children of America (2005) Ruthie
Exactly (2004) Angela
Omg! Insider (2004)  Herself / ... (archive footage) (3 episodes, 2014)
American Latino TV (2004)  Herself (1 episode, 2013)
Until the Violence Stops (2003) Herself
What I Want My Words to Do to You: Voices from Inside a Women's Maximum Security Prison (2003) Herself
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003)  Herself / ... (4 episodes, 2006-2009)
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)  Herself (4 episodes, 2005-2013)
XXI Century (2003)  Herself - Actor (1 episode, 2003)
From the 104th Floor (2003) Narrator (voice)
The Bronze Screen: 100 Years of the Latino Image in American Cinema (2002) Herself (archive footage)
The Making and Meaning of 'We Are Family' (2002) Herself
Riding in Cars with Boys (2001) Shirley Perro
Human Nature (2001) Louise
Dinner for Five (2001)  Herself (1 episode, 2003)
The Isaac Mizrahi Show (2001)  Herself (1 episode, 2003)
We Deliver (2001)
My Generation (2000) Herself
King of the Jungle (2000) Joanne
The Road to El Dorado (2000) Chel (voice)
Dora the Explorer (2000)  La Bruja (1 episode, 2010)
The 24 Hour Woman (1999) Grace Santos
Little Bill (1999)  Valencia (1 episode, 1999)
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (1999)  Herself / ... (2 episodes, 2003-2004)
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)  Eva Banks (1 episode, 2009)
Louis & Frank (1998)
The Howard Stern Radio Show (1998)  Herself (2 episodes, 1999-2000)
Dance with the Devil (1997) Perdita Durango
A Brother's Kiss (1997) Debbie
The View (1997)  Herself - Guest Co-Hostess (1 episode, 2014)
The Rosie O'Donnell Show (1996)  Herself (6 episodes, 1997-2002)
The Girlie Show (1996)  Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1996)
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (1996)  Herself (2 episodes, 2003-2004)
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (1995)  Witch / ... (4 episodes, 1995-2000)
Somebody to Love (1994) Mercedes
It Could Happen to You (1994) Muriel Lang
Howard Stern (1994)  Herself (2 episodes, 1997)
Fearless (1993) Carla Rodrigo
Untamed Heart (1993) Cindy
Frasier (1993)  Francesca / ... (2 episodes, 1995-2004)
Late Show with David Letterman (1993)  Herself / ... (7 episodes, 1993-2008)
Good Day L.A. (1993)  Herself (1 episode, 2013)
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)  Herself (5 episodes, 1997-2006)
White Men Can't Jump (1992) Gloria Clemente
HBO First Look (1992)  Herself (1 episode, 2000)
Night on Earth (1991) Angela
Días de cine (1991)  Herself (1 episode, 1996)
In Living Color (1990)  Herself (8 episodes, 1990-1993)
WIOU (1990)  Lucy Hernandez (4 episodes, 1990-1991)
Do the Right Thing (1989) Tina
The Arsenio Hall Show (1989)  Herself (1 episode, 1990)
Sidewalks Entertainment (1988)  Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2013)
Inside Edition (1988)  Herself / ... (2 episodes, 2014)
21 Jump Street (1987)  Rosie Martinez (1 episode, 1990)
CBS This Morning (1987)  Herself (1 episode, 1994)
Late Night with David Letterman (1982)  Herself (1 episode, 1993)
Ebony/Jet Showcase (1982)  Herself (1 episode, 1991)
Entertainment Tonight (1981)  Herself (3 episodes, 2010-2014)
Today (1952)  Herself (2 episodes, 1994-2010)

Producer ( 2 credits )

Yo soy Boricua, pa'que tu lo sepas! (2006) executive producer
The 24 Hour Woman (1999) co-producer

Director ( 2 credits )

Yo soy Boricua, pa'que tu lo sepas! (2006)
In Living Color (1990) (59 episodes, 1991-1993)