- Birth Place: New York, NY
- Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 05/09/1979, Taurus
She was raised in a Manhattan tenement building by her Bronx-born mother, a professional vocalist, and her father, who worked in construction. Although Rosario’s parents separated when she was still young, they continued to live in the same building, allowing Rosario and her brother to remain close to them.
With numerous films already to her credit, including female leading roles with today’s hottest film actors and directors, Rosario Dawson has emerged as one of Hollywood’s most sought after leading ladies.
2006 Sundance Film Festival: Dramatic Special Jury Award: Best Ensemble Performance – Winner