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Valerie Cruz

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Valerie Cruz (born July 18, 1976) is an American actress. Cruz was born in Elizabeth, New Jersey of Cuban ancestry. She attended Florida State University and received a BFA theatre degree. She has appeared in films such as Cellular and played Grace Santiago in Nip/Tuck. She played a main character in Nip/Tuck, but she left the show just after the first season.[1] She has made guest appearances in series such as Grey's Anatomy and Las Vegas. In 2007, she appeared as Connie Murphy, a tough Chicago police detective, in SciFi Channel's (now cancelled) adaptation of The Dresden Files. The show lasted for one season. She has also played Maria Nolan on the CW's Hidden Palms. In 2008, she appeared in season three of Dexter, playing Sylvia Prado, the wife of Assistant District Attorney Miguel Prado (Jimmy Smits). In 2009, she appeared in the horror film The Devil's Tomb and the HBO series True Blood, in which she played the part of Isabel. In 2010 she became part of the cast of the ABC drama Off the Map, which was canceled by ABC On May 13, 2011 . Description above from the Wikipedia article Valerie Cruz, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.  

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Jul 18, 1976 In Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Crossing Jordan 2001-09-24
Latest Project:
Movie Locating Silver Lake 2018-04-28
Known For
Poster of Grimm
Poster of Street Warrior
Poster of Criminal Minds
Poster of Nip/Tuck
Movie Locating Silver Lake Luisa 2018-04-28
Series Quantico vera rodriguez 2015-09-27
Movie The Loft Barbara Stevens 2014-10-14
Series The Following Special Agent Gina Mendez 2013-01-21
Series Grimm Dr. Levine 2011-10-28
Series Alphas Kathy Sullivan 2011-07-11
Series Off the Map Dr. Zita Alvarez 2011-01-12
Series The Glades Dr. Sophie Perez 2010-07-11
Movie The Devil's Tomb Dr. Elissa Cardell 2009-05-26
Movie The Line Olivia 2009-05-11
Series Dollhouse Unknown 2009-02-13
Movie No Man's Land: The Rise of Reeker Allison 2008-05-01
Series Eleventh Hour Unknown 2008-10-09
Series True Blood Isabel 2008-09-07
Movie Street Warrior Maggie Kuerner 2008-11-01
Series Hidden Palms Unknown 2007-05-30
Series The Dresden Files Lt. Connie Murphy 2007-01-21
Series Dexter Sylvia Prado 2006-10-01
Series Criminal Minds Unknown 2005-09-22
Series Invasion Unknown 2005-09-19
Series Grey's Anatomy Zona Cruz 2005-03-27
Series LAX Unknown 2004-09-13
Movie Cellular Dana Bayback 2004-09-06
Series Nip/Tuck Unknown 2003-07-22
Series Crossing Jordan Unknown 2001-09-24