Nadine Velazquez is an American actress and Model who has become popular as a result of her numerous works including her appearances in major productions such as Major Crimes and My Name Is Earl. Having been around since the early 2000s, she has remained very relevant to date and she has been able to get the attention of people, making them want to know more about her. Here is all about her to know.
Nadine Velazquez Biography
Of Puerto Rican descent, she was born Nadine E. Velazquez on November 20, 1978, in Chicago, Illinois. As regards her parents, family, and how she was brought up, there is hardly any significant known information.
She seems to have always had the passion for acting and modelling as she was said to have tried it out on her own when she was just 13 during which she went to a talent agency, but couldn’t make it since she was not with the support of her parents at the time.
For her education, the multitalented actress attended the Notre Dame High School for Girls and from there, she went to the Columbia College Chicago where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing.
Before she had her breakthrough as an actress, the stunning Latina began as a model. Her first work as a professional actress came in 2003 when she got a role in The Bold and the Beautiful which was followed by Biker Boyz. 2004 saw her taking a part in the movie Blast as well as in a couple of TV shows; The Last Ride and Entourage.
Nadine Velazquez would go on to act in many other movies including House of the Dead II, A Day in the Life, Ride Along 2, Biker Boyz, and many others. The most recent works of Nadine are Ride Along 2, The Bounce Back, and Z Nation, all produced in 2016 as well as Six, A World Away, Sharon 1.2.3., and Our Bnb Life which were produced in 2017.
Thanks to her great acting skills, she was nominated for 7 different awards including the St. Louis Film Critics Association awards (best scene, cinematic technique or other memorable aspect or moment), Screen Actors Guild Awards (Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series), and 4 ALMA Awards. She walked away with the award for Most Egregious Age Difference Between the Leading Man and the Love Interest during the Alliance of Women Film Journalists awards.
During the Miss Universe pageant of 2008 and 2009, Velazquez played an active role by participating as a judge and host respectively. More so, she has also been involved in a good number of commercials across various media.
Is She Married? Husband
The beautiful actress was married to Marc Provissiero in 2005. Nevertheless, the marriage was unable to survive beyond 2012 as it ended in a divorce, with both sides keeping quiet about the reason for the break.
Marc Provissiero is a movie producer who is known for a number of works including Happy Anniversary and Girlfriend’s Day. At the end of his marriage to the Husband for Hire actress, the two had no child between them.
Since their separation, both of them are still yet to get married and their relationship status remains unknown since they are both very private people.
Looking at her net worth, the American actress and model is placed to have netted an estimated 3 million USD. She has made her fortune mostly thanks to her roles in movies and other productions as well as engagements around the entertainment industry.
Although she doesn’t have what one may define as the most popular endorsement deals, she has had her fair share most especially with fashion and beauty products.
Apart from her career, one of the things that have placed the hard-working actress away from the crowd is definitely her looks. She has good looks and class which have earned her a spot on Maxim Magazine’s 100 Sexiest Women more than a couple of times.
She has a good height and a body structure that has helped her in her career as a model. With an hourglass body shape, Nadine Velazquez has a height of 5 feet 5 inch and a body weight of 120 lbs (54 kg). Her general body measurements of Breasts-Waist-Hips are 36-26-37 inches (91-66-94 cm). She has natural breasts which are 34 B. Also, she wears a dress size 8 and shoe size 7.