Rosario Isabel Dawson  born May 9, is an American actress, producer, singer, comic book writer, and political activist. She made her feature film debut in the independent drama Kids. Dawson has also provided voice-over work for Disney and DC.
Dawson is also known for having several roles in comic book adaptations including Gail in Sin City and Sin City: Dawson was born in New York City. Isabel was 16 years old when Rosario was born; she never married Rosario's biological father, Patrick C.
At the age of 21, Isabel moved the family into an abandoned building, a squat on the Lower East Side of Manhattanwhere she and her husband renovated an apartment and installed the plumbing and electrical wiring for the building, creating affordable housing where Rosario and Clay would grow up. Dawson has cited this part of her history when explaining how she learned that, "If you wanted something better, you had to do it all yourself.
As a child, Dawson made a brief Dating on earth sub espanol pelicula on Sesame Street. At the age of 15, she was subsequently discovered on her front-porch step by photographer Larry Clark and Harmony Korinewhere Korine lauded her as being perfect for a part he had in his screenplay that would become the controversial film Kids.
InDawson teamed up with Prince for the re-release of his s hit " ". Inshe appeared in the movie, Josie and the Pussycats as band member Valerie Brown.
Dawson starred as Naturelle Rivera, the love interest of a convicted drug dealer played by Edward Nortonin the Spike Lee film drama, 25th Hour. In the film adaptation of the popular musical Rent inshe played the exotic dancer Mimi Marquez, replacing Daphne Rubin-Vegawho was pregnant and unable to play the part.
She also appeared in the adaptation of the graphic novel Sin Cityco-directed by Robert Rodriguez and Frank Millerportraying Gail, a prostitute- dominatrix.
Also in that year, she appeared in a graphically violent scene in the Rob Zombie film The Devil's Rejects. Though the scene was cut from the final film, it is available in the deleted scenes on the DVD release.
She starred as Becky in 's Clerks IIand mentioned in Back to the Wellthe making-of documentary, that the donkey show sequence was what made her decide to take the role. In May of the same year, Dawson, an avid comic book fan, co-created and co-wrote the comic book miniseries Occult Crimes Taskforce. Beginning in August, she starred in Gemini Divisionan online science fiction series.
In the computer animated series Afterworldshe voiced the character Officer Delondre Baines. InDawson performed in The People Speaka documentary feature film that uses dramatic and musical performances of the letters, diaries, and speeches Dating on earth sub espanol pelicula everyday Americans, based on historian Howard Zinn 's A People's History of the United States.
Inshe played Apple's mother in the independent film Gimme Shelter.
The following year, she reprised her role as Gail in Sin City: A Dame to Kill For. Dawson has continued this role in in Iron Fist and The Defenders.
After months of speculation, Dawson and comedian Eric Andre confirmed in February that they were in a relationship. As of Novemberthe couple had separated. Dawson is a self-professed Trekkie who mentioned both her and her brother's love of Star Trek in an interview with Conan O'Brienand also demonstrated her knowledge of Klingon words.
Dawson adopted a year-old girl in Dawson was arrested inwhile protesting against president George W. Dawson endorsed Barack Obama for re-election in and Bernie Sanders for the Democratic nomination in the Democratic Party primaries. In the U. Presidential Election Dawson endorsed U. In OctoberDawson became a spokeswoman for TripAdvisor. Campaign,  a movement aimed at preventing domestic violence.
She recorded a voice message for the Giverespect.
InDawson partnered with SodaStream International in launching the first annual Unbottle the World Day, a campaign conceived in an effort to raise awareness to the impact of cans and plastic bottles on the environment. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Rosario Dawson Dawson in June List of awards and nominations received by Rosario Dawson. Puerto Rico portal Biography portal. Retrieved November 8, The New York Times.
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Dawson in June King of the Jungle. Josie and the Pussycats.
Sidewalks of New York. The Adventures of Pluto Nash. Love in the Time of Money. Until the Violence Stops. A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints. The Haunted World of El Superbeasto. Girl Walks into a Bar. Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast.