Louisa Moritz

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Louisa Moritz
Born Ciro Netto Castro
(1946-03-25) March 25, 1946 (age 69)
Havana, Cuba[1]
Other names Louisa Moritz-Fine via marriage to producer Billy Fine
Occupation Actress; lawyer

Louisa Moritz (born September 25, 1946) is a Cuban-American retired actress and former lawyer.

Early life[edit]

Louisa Moritz was born Ciro Netto Castro in Havana, Cuba and left Cuba[when?] during the political upheaval of the 1950s/early 1960s, hiding aboard a ship and making her way to New York City. She chose the stage last name of Moritz after seeing the Hotel St. Moritz in New York City and later named the property she bought on S. Reeves 'Saint Moritz Hotel. She had a son and left him in Flushing, New York to be raised by her sister when she left for Hollywood." http://members.calbar.ca.gov/fal/Member/Detail/232509

Real Estate[edit]

Louisa Moritz has been active in Los Angeles real estate as agent, manager and investor.

Accusations against Bill Cosby[edit]

In November 2014, Moritz joined other female accusers of actor Bill Cosby, claiming Cosby sexually assaulting her in a Manhattan dressing room for The Tonight Show in 1971.[2][3] After her acting career ended, she became a lawyer.

Selected filmography[edit]

Selected television appearances[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Louisa Moritz". Retrieved 2007-08-18. 
  2. ^ "Bill Cosby accuser Louisa Moritz wants him to admit to alleged sex assaults", nydailynews.com; accessed November 26, 2014.
  3. ^ "Bill Cosby accuser Louisa Moritz hoping to file class-action lawsuit against comedian", Fox News Latino, November 24, 2014; accessed November 26, 2014.

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