January 21, 1969
Tahiti, French Polynesia
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Karina Lombard (born January 21, 1969) is a Tahitian-American actress and singer. She is perhaps best known for her role as Marina Ferrer on the Showtime series The L Word, 4400, Genevieve in "Rescue me" and Isabelle Two in "Legends of the fall".
Karina Lombard was born on January 21, 1969 in Tahiti. Her mother, Nupuree Lightfoot, is a Native Americans of the Lakota Nation. Her father, Henri Lombard, is of European aristocrat of Russian, Italian.
Lombard's major break in modeling came about due to a Calvin Klein photo shoot with a Native American theme. One of her photographs was chosen to be a billboard ad. Her photographs appeared in Elle and Vogue.
Her first film role was as a princess in L'île (The Island). As an actress her first major film was Wide Sargasso Sea in 1993 followed by The Firm. She then went on to appear in the 1994 film Legends of the Fall, followed by Last Man Standing in 1996 alongside Bruce Willis. In the 2000s she moved into television, appearing on the first season of The L Word and also in The 4400.
Her theatre training and stage experience primarily comes from New York City's Gallery Theatre, the Neighborhood Playhouse, the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute and the Actors Studio. She has worked as a composer for the Cirque du Soleil
|1991||Doors, TheThe Doors||Warhol Actress|
|1993||Wide Sargasso Sea||Antoinette Cosway|
|1993||Firm, TheThe Firm||Young Woman on Beach|
|1994||Legends of the Fall||Isabel Two|
|1996||Last Man Standing||Felina|
|1997||Kull the Conqueror||Zareta|
|2003||Deception||Margareth de Vries|
|2010||Le fils à Jo||Alice Hamilton|
|1998||Early Edition||Sammia Watts||Episode: "Mum's the Word"|
|1998||Violent Earth, TheThe Violent Earth||Anna Temaru||TV miniseries|
|1999||Seventh Scroll, TheThe Seventh Scroll||Royan||TV miniseries|
|2000||Murder at the Cannes Film Festival||Inspector Renee Reno||TV movie|
|2004||Dr. Vegas||Black Widow / Jessica Rhodes||Episode: "All In"|
|2004–2009||L Word, TheThe L Word||Marina Ferrer||16 episodes|
|2005–2006||4400, TheThe 4400||Alana Mareva||14 episodes|
|2007||Secrets||Claude Perkins||TV miniseries|
|2007||CSI: Crime Scene Investigation||Pippa Sanchez||Episode: "A La Cart"|
|2009||Rescue Me||Geneviéve||6 episodes|
|2011||CSI: NY||Eva Martinez||Episode: "Holding Cell"|
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