Natalie Martinez

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Natalie Martinez
Natalie Martinez with Kevin Tostado cropped.jpg
Martinez in February 2007
Born (1984-07-12) July 12, 1984 (age 29)
Miami, Florida, U.S.
Nationality American
Occupation Actress, model
Years active 2006–present

Natalie Martinez (born July 12, 1984) is an American actress and model. Martinez is known as the spokesmodel for JLO by Jennifer Lopez, and for her supporting role in the 2008 feature film Death Race. She also starred in a music video titled "Rain Over Me" by Pitbull, also featuring Marc Anthony. She has appeared in several music videos and telenovelas. She starred in the television crime drama Detroit 1-8-7 as Detective Ariana Sanchez. Martinez currently stars as Deputy Linda Esquivel in the television drama Under the Dome.

Early life and education[edit]

Martinez was born in Miami, Florida on July 12, 1984 and is of Cuban ancestry.[1] She is a 2002 graduate of St. Brendan High School.


Martinez is perhaps best known for her role as Michelle Miller on MyNetworkTV telenovela, Fashion House. She was cast as a major character in Chuck, and appears in first-season promotional pictures of the cast. However, her character was cut before the series aired.[2] She starred in the 2008 film Death Race. Martinez also starred in the television crime drama Detroit 1-8-7 as Detective Ariana Sanchez, which was cancelled after one season. She currently stars as Deputy (later Sheriff) Linda Esquivel in the CBS television drama Under the Dome, based on the novel of the same name by Stephen King. She also appeared in the 2012 film End of Watch, and the 2013 film Broken City.


Year Title Role Notes
2008 Death Race Case
2010 El Dorado Maria Martinez
2011 Magic City Memoirs Mari
2012 The Baytown Outlaws Ariana
2012 End of Watch Gabby Zavala
2013 Broken City Natalie Barrow
2014 Home Invasion Jamie's Stepmother
2015 Selfless
Year Title Role Notes
2006 Fashion House Michelle Miller 55 episodes
2007 Saints & Sinners Pilar Martin 62 episodes
2010 Sons of Tucson Maggie Morales 2 episodes
2010–2011 Detroit 1-8-7 Det. Arianna Sanchez 18 episodes
2012–2013 CSI: NY Det. Jamie Lovato 11 episodes
2013–present Under the Dome Deputy Linda Esquivel

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