Rosa Salazar at the 2015 San Diego Comic-Con International
|Born||Rosa Bianca Salazar
July 16, 1985
British Columbia, Canada
|Residence||New York City, U.S|
Rosa Bianca Salazar (born July 16, 1985) is a Canadian actress. She was raised in Greenbelt, Maryland. She began performing in New York and moved to Los Angeles, California in 2009 to pursue acting. She appeared in several CollegeHumor sketches. She is best known for her roles as Zoe DeHaven on the NBC series Parenthood, and Nurse Maria in the FX anthology series American Horror Story: Murder House. She appeared in the 2015 films The Divergent Series: Insurgent, as Lynn, and Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials, as Brenda.
Life and career
Salazar was born in British Columbia, Canada, and raised in Greenbelt, Maryland. She was an entertainer at the age of 15 and became serious about becoming an actress after moving to New York City as a young adult, where she worked with CollegeHumor, having appeared in several sketches. Shortly after relocating to Los Angeles in 2009, Salazar landed recurring roles on two hit TV series, American Horror Story: Murder House and Parenthood.
|2012||Fortunate Son||Elisa||Short film|
|2013||Epic||Roller Derby Girl||Voice|
|2013||Plan B||Steph||Short film|
|2013||May the Best Man Win||Unknown|
|2015||The Divergent Series: Insurgent||Lynn|
|2015||Night Owls||Madeline||Pending — Indiana Film Journalist Association Award for Best Actress|
|2015||Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials||Brenda|
|2010–12||CollegeHumor Originals||Various characters||13 episodes|
|2011||Law & Order: LA||Yolanda||Episode: "Zuma Canyon"|
|2011||American Horror Story: Murder House||Nurse Maria||4 episodes|
|2011||Little Brother||Odetta||TV movie|
|2011–12||Parenthood||Zoe DeHaven||13 episodes|
|2012||Stevie TV||Various characters||Unknown episodes|
|2012||Ben and Kate||Molly||Episode: "21st Birthday"|
|2013||Hello Ladies||Heaven||Episode: "Pool Party"|
|2013||Boomerang||Olive Chatsworth||TV movie|
|2013||Body of Proof||Ramona Delgado||Episode: "Eye for an Eye"|
|2014||The Pro||Jamie Schoonmaker||Unaired pilot|
|2015||China, IL||Barb||Voice; Episode: "Magical Pet"|
|2013||Batman: Arkham Origins||Copperhead / Train Hostage||Voice|
- Ross Carey (November 30, 2011). "Episode 53: Featuring Rosa Salazar". Conversations with Ross (Podcast). Retrieved February 25, 2012.
- "Rosa Salazar Joins 'Insurgent' (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. September 30, 2014.
- "Rosa Salazar Nabs Key Female Role in 'Maze Runner' Sequel (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. September 30, 2014.