Nadine Velazquez is an accomplished actress and model who has made a name for herself in Hollywood. Born in United States on December 20, 1978, she is a Cuban-American actress and singer who has appeared in some high profile films. She is known for her beautiful features and versatile voice, which have earned her multiple awards for her work. Her other notable credits include the NBC series name is Earl, 2021’s Flight School, and the film Ride Along 2.
Nadine Velazquez’s parents are originally from Cuba. They migrated to the United States when Nadine was three years old and by the time she was in high school had already established a name for themselves as musicians and DJs in New York City’s Lower East Side. As a result, Nadine gained the attention of agents that represent many recording artists.
|Real Name||Nadine E. Velazquez|
|Net Worth||$3 million|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 165 cm|
in meters- 1.65 m
in Feet Inches- 5′ 5″
|Weight (approx.)||in Kilograms- 55 kg|
in Pounds- 121 lbs
|Hair Color||Light Brown|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Body Measurements||36-26-37 in (91-66-94 cm)|
|Waist Size||26 inch|
|Hip Size||37 inch|
|Shoe Size||7 (US)|
|Dress Size||6 (US)|
|Date of Birth||November 20, 1978|
|Birth Place||Chicago, Illinois, USA|
|School||Notre Dame High School for Girls|
|College||Columbia College Chicago|
|Educational Qualification||BA in marketing|
|Boys, Affairs and More|
|Married & Children|
|Ex-Husband||Marc Provissiero (m. 2005-2012)|
Nadine moved from New York City to Los Angeles to pursue a music career, but the family settled in Chicago, Illinois. From there, Nadine continued to perform well into adulthood, including a stint as the lead singer and principal dancer in a popular children’s choir in Beverly Hills, California. Today, Nadine is known primarily for her role of a substitute teacher in Home School: Americas History curriculum video. While on hiatus from acting, Nadine continues to voice her support for immigrants and advocate for social justice.
Nadine Velazquez’s other notable voice includes appearances on the television series Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, Billions, and Chopped. She has also appeared on Broadway in a revival of Angels in Need (for which she received an Academy Award for), and as a contestant on Dancing with the Stars. Additionally, Nadine has appeared in various films, most notably the 2021 animated film Rise of the Silver Surfer. Her most recent film to be produced in association with Disney is Disney’s Planes, in which she plays the role of Hans Solo.
Nadine Velazquez’s life and career are colorful and interesting, as is typical of someone who grew up in the Chicagoland area of Illinois. Growing up in an impoverished neighborhood and living with a single mother, who struggled to provide for the family, raised Nadine as her own daughter. She describes her early years in her memoirs as “a long and brutal ordeal,” which shaped her views of money and America.
Today, Nadine Velazquez is a famous TV actress with a multi-million dollar contract. Her bi-year-old son, Mario, is now in custody of his own children. This is likely the reason why Nadine is being asked to speak at American schools, and she has agreed to do so. As she says, “I am here to let the world know that I am still a woman of strength and will, and that I am not sorry.” Nadine Velazquez is a proud woman, who is worth every penny she is worth. Her courage in standing up for what she believes in is not unlike the sacrifices others have made throughout history, and she is certainly a leader among women.