Rosa Salazar

NEW YORK-MAR 16: Actress Rosa Salazar attends the U.S. premiere

Salazar in 2015, photo by Debby Wong/

Birth Name: Rosa Bianca Salazar

Date of Birth: July 16, 1985

*Peruvian (father)
*French (mother)

Rosa Salazar is an American actress. She stars in the film Alita: Battle Angel (2019).

She was raised in Hyattsville, Maryland and Washington, D.C. She spent time in foster care.

Rosa has said that her father is Peruvian and her mother is French. She has stated:

…I’m always grateful to be hired, especially as a Latin woman in this business… And I’m always grateful when the most essential part of my character isn’t that she’s Latin.

Rosa is sometimes said to be of part Cuban descent, although it is not clear if this is accurate.

2 Responses

  1. krinita says:

    In this interview she’s stated that her mom is French and her father is Peruvian.

  2. andrew says:

    she is described as being of Peruvian descent in many websites (in Spanish and English)

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