Canadian-American actress Rosa Salazar is most known for playing the titular character in the 2019 cyberpunk action film Alita: Battle Angel. She has also featured in other movies like The Divergent Series: Insurgent, the Maze Runner movies, The Kindergarten Teacher, and Bird Box.
She will lead the upcoming Netflix horror series Brand New Cherry Flavor. Here is what you should know about Rosa Salazar:
Based on Todd Grimson's eponymous cult horror novels, the eight-part horror series will also feature actors like Catherine Keener, Eric Lange, Jeff Ward, and Manny Jacinto, Hannah Levien, Leland Orser, & Patrick Fischler.
Rosa Salazar made her professional acting debut in 2010 when she was fifteen. Her breakthrough role was Maria in the first season of Ryan Murphy's horror anthology series American Horror Story: Murder House.
She was a performer in the internet sketch comedy show CollegeHumor Originals. She has since had notable roles in TV series like Parenthood, Ben and Kate, Body of Proof, and Man Seeking Woman.
Most recently, she starred as Alma Winograd-Diaz in the Amazon Prime comedy-drama series Undone.
Salazar made her feature film debut in 2013 and had roles in movies like Epic, Jamesy Boy, and Search Party.
She played Lynn in The Divergent Series: Insurgent, and had recurring roles as Brenda in Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials and Maze Runner: The Death Cure.
She has also appeared in Netflix movies like The Kindergarten Teacher and Bird Box.
In 2019, she had her first starring role as Alita in the live-action/computer-animated action movie Alita: Battle Angel.
Rosa Salazar was born Rosa Bianca Salazar in British Columbia, Canada, on July 16, 1985, and is part-Peruvian and part-French. She was raised in the United States in Washington, D.C., and in Greenbelt, Maryland.
She is 35 years old as of January 2021 and stands at 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 meters).
According to celebritynetworth.com, Rosa Salazar is reported to have a net worth of $4 million. She has been featured prominently in blockbuster movies like The Divergent Series: Insurgent, the Maze Runner movies, The Kindergarten Teacher, and Bird Box.