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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.  

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.  

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 27

Birthday 1976-07-18

Place of Birth Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 The Rookie (1 episode) as Elena Ruiz
2018 Charmed (8 episodes) as Marisol Vera
2018 Locating Silver Lake as Luisa
2015 Quantico (1 episode) as vera rodriguez
2014 The Loft as Barbara Stevens
2013 The Following (15 episodes) as Special Agent Gina Mendez
2011 Grimm (1 episode) as Dr. Levine
2011 Alphas (11 episodes) as Kathy Sullivan (4 episodes)
2011 Off the Map (13 episodes)
2010 The Glades (1 episode) as Dr. Sophie Perez
2009 The Devil's Tomb as Dr. Elissa Cardell
2009 Dollhouse (1 episode)
2008 The Line as Olivia
2008 Street Warrior as Maggie Kuerner
2008 Eleventh Hour (1 episode)
2008 True Blood (5 episodes) as Isabel
2008 No Man's Land: The Rise of Reeker as Allison
2007 Hidden Palms (3 episodes)
2007 The Dresden Files (12 episodes) as Lt. Connie Murphy
2006 Dexter (11 episodes) as Sylvia Prado
2005 Criminal Minds (1 episode)
2005 Invasion (2 episodes)
2005 Grey's Anatomy (1 episode) as Zona Cruz
2004 LAX (1 episode)
2004 Cellular as Dana Bayback
2003 Nip/Tuck (3 episodes)
2001 Crossing Jordan (1 episode)

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