Lourdes Benedicto

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Lourdes Benedicto
Born(1974-11-12) November 12, 1974 (age 39)
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
OccupationActress
Years active1990–present
Spouse(s)Matthew Curley (2006-present)
 
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Lourdes Benedicto
Born(1974-11-12) November 12, 1974 (age 39)
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
OccupationActress
Years active1990–present
Spouse(s)Matthew Curley (2006-present)

Lourdes Benedicto (born November 12, 1974) is an American actress of Filipino/Dominican Republic descent.[citation needed] She is most well known for her starring role as Eva Rios on The Nine, and for her role as Alicia Lawson on the short-lived series Cashmere Mafia. She is primarily known as a television actress, but has been in a few films.[1]

Biography[edit]

Benedicto was born in Brooklyn, New York. She graduated from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

She has had recurring roles on NYPD Blue, ER, Dawson's Creek and as Carrie Turner on 24. She is a main-cast member on the first season of television series V, playing the character Valerie Stevens.

Her film debut was in Permanent Midnight (1998) and she followed that up with roles in Drive Me Crazy (1999), The Fighting Temptations (2003) and Unbeatable Harold (2005).

Filmography[edit]

Television series[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
1996–2000NYPD BlueGina Martinez22 Episodes
1999Law & Order: Special Victims UnitAngela Torres/Sho Ling-FuEpisode: "Stocks & Bondage"
2000Resurrection Blvd.Darcy2 Episodes
2000–2001TitansSamantha Sanchez13 Episodes
2001ERRena Trujillo5 Episodes
2001Strong MedicineCarmen InfanteEpisode: "Relief"
2001Dawson's CreekKaren Torres7 Episodes
200324Carrie Turner11 Episodes
2003Lyon's Den, TheThe Lyon's DenLisa FalwardEpisode: "Blood"
2005Dead Zone, TheThe Dead ZoneEva CortezEpisode: "Grains of Sand"
2006–2007Nine, TheThe NineEva Rios13 Episodes
2008Cashmere MafiaAlicia Lawson6 Episodes
2008Numb3rsEstella RamirezEpisode: "Thirty-Six Hours"
2009–2010VValerie Stevens12 Episodes
2013NCISRebecca ChildisEpisode: "Chasing Ghosts"

Films[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
1990GryphonMonicaTV movie
1998Permanent MidnightVola
1999Drive Me CrazyChloe Frost
2002Locket, TheThe LocketAmanda IbarraTV movie
2003Two DaysRachel Adams
2003Fighting Temptations, TheThe Fighting TemptationsRosa LopezSupporting Role
2005Silver BellsLizzieTV movie
2006Unbeatable HaroldCinnamon

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