Yasmin Deliz

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Yasmin Deliz
Also known as Yasmin Deliz-Tibbs, Yasmin, Yaz, Queenz, La Pechoca
Born (1987-06-02) June 2, 1987 (age 27)
Caracas, Venezuela
Origin Queens, New York, United States
Genres R&B, Reggaeton, New Age
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter
Years active 2004-present (singer)
2009-present (actress)
Website Yasmin Deliz on Myspace

Yasmin Deliz (born June 2, 1987) is a Venezuelan American singer-songwriter, model and actress of Dominican and Colombian and Venezuelan heritage. She is best known for her starring role in Next Day Air and her work as co-host on mun2's music video countdown show Vivo and reality television show The Chicas Project.[1][2]

Early life[edit]

Deliz was born in Caracas, Venezuela, to a Dominican father and a Colombian and Venezuelan mother. She grew up in the Jamaica section of Queens, New York. She currently works and resides in Los Angeles, California.

Career[edit]

In 2006, Deliz was offered a deal on Mun2 for two shows Deliz started working as a VJ on the show "Vivo" for mun2, a Latin music television network.

In January 2007, she teamed up with fellow VJ, Crash in mun2’s reality show The Chicas Project. The show is based on two close friends of different styles and backgrounds that are sent out on adventures each week, where they learn new talents like how to surf, host events, or perform outrageous stunts like skydiving. Keeping with the mission of mun2, no matter what they do, the chicas always try to keep themselves and their identity rooted in their Latin background. The show is premiered its 4th season on July 9. Deja The Great then introduced Deliz to long-time friend Director Benny Boom (Next Day Air) on the set of Brooke Valentine's video shoot Dope Girl featuring Pimp C directed by Boom which Deliz featured in.

She appeared in as the main girl in New Kids on the Block's 2008 music video Single, which also features Ne-Yo.[3]

She made her film debut as Chita in the 2009 action/comedy/crime film Next Day Air[4] alongside Donald Faison, Mike Epps and Lauren London.


Personal life[edit]

On February 13, 2010, she married Chris Tibbs. She was called 2011 "Sexiest Female" by Forbes Magazine.

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Film Role Notes
2009 Next Day Air Chita Film Debut
Primos Tall Sexy Woman
2013 White T. Megan
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2006 Vivo Hostress/Herself
2007-2009 The Chicas Project Herself
2009 Cougar Town Nezzie 2 episodes

References[edit]

  1. ^ Richard Huff (July 8, 2009). "The Chicas Project': Must si TV for Latinos". Daily News (New York). 
  2. ^ Marissa Rodriguez (December 6, 2009). "Hispanic Magazine Presents: On Air Personalities". 
  3. ^ "Yasmin Deliz: Coming to Cougar Town". 4 August 2009. 
  4. ^ http://www.cinesnob.net/archives/yasmin-deliz-a-hot-commodity/

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