Natalie Martinez

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Natalie Martinez
Natalie Martinez with Kevin Tostado cropped.jpg
Martinez in February 2007
Born(1984-07-12) July 12, 1984 (age 30)
Miami, Florida, U.S.
NationalityAmerican
OccupationActress, model
Years active2006–present
 
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Natalie Martinez
Natalie Martinez with Kevin Tostado cropped.jpg
Martinez in February 2007
Born(1984-07-12) July 12, 1984 (age 30)
Miami, Florida, U.S.
NationalityAmerican
OccupationActress, model
Years active2006–present

Natalie Martinez (born July 12, 1984) is an American actress and model. Martinez is known as the spokesmodel for JLO by Jennifer Lopez, and for her supporting role in the 2008 feature film Death Race. She also starred in a music video titled "Rain Over Me" by Pitbull, also featuring Marc Anthony. She has appeared in several music videos and telenovelas. In 2010–2011, Martinez starred in the American television crime drama Detroit 1-8-7 as Detective Ariana Sanchez. In 2012–2013, she starred in the American television crime drama CSI: NY as Detective Jamie Lovato.

Martinez most recently starred as Deputy Linda Esquivel in the American television drama Under the Dome.

Early life and education[edit]

Martinez was born in Miami, Florida on July 12, 1984 and is of Cuban ancestry.[1] She is a 2002 graduate of St. Brendan High School.

Career[edit]

Martinez is perhaps best known for her role as Michelle Miller on MyNetworkTV telenovela, Fashion House. She was cast as a major character in Chuck, and appears in first-season promotional pictures of the cast. However, her character was cut before the series aired.[2] She starred in the 2008 film Death Race. In 2010–2011, Martinez also starred in the television crime drama Detroit 1-8-7 as Detective Ariana Sanchez, which was cancelled after one season. In 2012–2013, she starred in the American television crime drama CSI: NY as Detective Jamie Lovato.

Martinez currently stars as Deputy (later Sheriff) Linda Esquivel in the CBS television drama Under the Dome, based on the novel of the same name by Stephen King. She also appeared in the 2012 film End of Watch, and the 2013 film Broken City.

Filmography[edit]

Films
YearTitleRoleNotes
2008Death RaceCase
2011Magic City MemoirsMari
2012The Baytown OutlawsAriana
2012End of WatchGabby Zavala
2013Broken CityNatalie Barrow
2014Home InvasionJamie's StepmotherPost-production
2015Selfless
Television
YearTitleRoleNotes
2006Fashion HouseMichelle MillerMain cast; 55 episodes
2007Saints & SinnersPilar MartinMain cast; 62 episodes
2010Sons of TucsonMaggie Morales2 episodes
2010El DoradoMaria MartinezTV Mini-series; 2 episodes
2010–2011Detroit 1-8-7Det. Arianna SanchezMain cast; 18 episodes
2012Widow DetectiveMaya DavisTV Movie
2012–2013CSI: NYDet. Jamie LovatoRecurring cast; 11 episodes
2013–2014Under the DomeDeputy Linda EsquivelMain cast
2014–presentSecrets & LiesJess MullenMain cast

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