Sara Ramirez is a Mexican-American actress, singer, and songwriter. She gained a lot of fame and popularity for her role as the bisexual Dr. Callie Torres in Grey’s Anatomy. Add to this, she garnered herself a Tony Award for Best Featured Actress for her role in the movie, Spamalot based film Monty Python and the Holy Grail. Also, she is famous on CBS's political drama series Madam Secretary.
Sara Ramirez was born as Sara Elena Ramirez on August 31, 1975, in Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico. She is American by nationality and ethnicity is belongs to mixed(Mexican and Irish-American) ethnic group.
Her father Alberto Ramirez and mother Luisa Vargas. Unfortunately, her parents divorced when she was at 8.
Regarding her education, she attended the San Diego School of Creative and Performing Arts. Later, she studied Juilliard School, New York City and graduated with a degree in Bachelor’s of Fine Arts (Dramatics).
Sara Ramirez is married to Ryan DeBolt. Her husband, Ryan is a banker. After dating for so many years, they got engaged in 2011. To take the relationship into a new level, the couple held their marriage ceremony on July 4, 2012, in New York and are living together in Nashville, Tennessee, United States.
However, they are yet to share children. Currently, she has a strong bond with her husband Ryan.
Ramirez came out as bisexual in October 2016, at the True Colors Fund's "40 To None Summit" (presently known as the "Effect Summit") in Los Angeles, California. She wrote in an email to The Huffington Post that her choice to turn out openly was a "natural and regular" one.
As of 2019, Sara has an estimated net worth of $5 million, according to Celebritynetworth. The actress has managed to collect such wealth from her hard work throughout her career.
Even though she is yet to open up about her salary, she might earn much more than the average payroll of $45,000- $65,000 per year.
In addition, she bought a 3,000 square feet home in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Echo Park, worth $1.4 million.
In 1998, she started her career by appearing as Wahzinak on Broadway The Capeman. In the same year, she gave her voice for a character of Lammy in UmJammer Lammy, a video game.
Later on, in 1999, Sara played a role in The Gershwins’ Fascinating Rhythm for which she got nominated for the Outer Critics Circle Award.
Her major breakthrough came as a role of Dr. Calliope Torres in the hit television series Grey’s Anatomy. She starred alongside Ellen Pompeo, Sandra Oh, Katherine Heighl, Justin Chambers, and T.R. Knight, among others.
Similarly, she has appeared in various TV series including Spin City, Third Watch, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, As the World Turns, and NYPD Blue.
Sara Ramirez is a Mexican-American actress, singer, and songwriter.
As of 2019, Sara is at the age of 43.
5 feet 9 inches or 175 cm tall.