Zoe Saldana is loved by millions of people around the world for her roles of Neytiri in Avatar and Gamora in Guardians of the Galaxy and Avengers. The lead role in the former was a breakthrough one and brought her Empire, Saturn and Teen Choice awards. Initially, Zoe Saldana aspired to become a dancer and was a student of a dance academy before joining the Faces theater group in Brooklyn. However, Zoe became an international star only in after the release of Star Trek and Avatar.
Zoe Saldana showcases her stunning figure for Flaunt Magazine
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She's also been a model for Avon, the Gap and Calvin Klein. She is of mixed ethnic heritage, with her mother being of Puerto Rican descent and her father hailing from the Dominican Republic. At the age of nine, her father died in a car accident, and her mother subsequently moved Saldana and her two sisters Cisely and Mariel to the Dominican Republic, where they lived with their grandparents. The three siblings grew up very close while Saldana studied a variety of dance forms at ECOS Espacio de Danza Academy, developing a particular fondness for ballet. She moved back to New York at 17 and continued dancing while also joining Faces, a teen-oriented theater group, and the New York Youth Theater, through which she was discovered by a talent agent.
Zoe Saldana secretly marries boyfriend Marco Perego: report
Congratulations are in order for Zoe Saldana , who is the latest celeb to say "I Do"! News confirms the year-old actress and beau Marco Perego secretly wed in July outside of London. Earlier this month, the couple was snapped wearing gold bands on their ring fingers, which initially sparked the top-secret wedding buzz. So who's the stud who stole Saldana's heart? Here are five things to know about Marco Perego:.
Zoe Saldana showed off her modeling skills for her latest magazine cover. The actress also talked about the unexpectedly positive changes brought for her and her family. Zoe opened up in the profile about her family with her husband, Italian artist Marco Perego, and their three children: twins Bowie and Cy, six, and her younger son Zen, four.