Birth Place Matching "Ponce, Puerto Rico" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
2. Lymari Nadal
Actress | American Gangster
Lymari came to Los Angeles in 2001, and at 22 years old finished her Masters degree in Chemistry at the University of Puerto Rico, where she also took acting classes.
After graduating, she went on to work in theater in San Juan. Her first TV show, a sitcom based on her own experiences in grad ...
4. Miriam Colon
Actress | Scarface
Miriam Colon was born on August 20, 1936 in Ponce, Puerto Rico as Miriam Colon Valle. She was an actress, known for Scarface (1983), Sabrina (1995) and Goal! The Dream Begins (2005). She was married to Fred Valle and George Paul Edgar. She died on March 3, 2017 in New York City, New York, USA.
10. Rafael Leyva
Cinematographer | The Oath
Named one of the ASC's 2018 Rising Stars of Cinematography, Rafael Leyva is a Los Angeles based Director Of Photography from Ponce, Puerto Rico. This island native started his journey as an aspiring film maker in New York City when he was 19 years old. It was there that he fell in love with ...
11. Roseny Carrero
Self | SoMe
Roseny Carrero was born and raised in Ponce, Puerto Rico to puertorican parents and has two brothers. Her family moved to Colorado Springs, CO when she was 8 years old. With a passion and love for the arts at a very young age, she relocated to Hollywood and continued studying Theatre and Acting ...
Actor | On My Block
Born Daniel Vargas Graulau in Ponce, Puerto Rico. He attended American International College in Massachusetts, earning a B.A. in Sociology and later an M.A. in Psychology. His interest in acting began his last year of graduate school when he attended the Stella Adler Conservatory in New York where ...
13. Ivelisse Velez
Actress | WWE NXT
is a Puerto Rican professional wrestler. In 2011, she was a contestant on WWE Tough Enough, but was eliminated from the competition due to injury. WWE signed her in November 2011 and Vélez adopted the ring name Sofia Cortez as she appeared in WWE's developmental territory Florida Championship ...
14. Elin Ortiz
Producer | Prohibido amar en Nueva York
Elin Ortiz was born on December 14, 1934 in Ponce, Puerto Rico. He was an actor and producer, known for Prohibido amar en Nueva York (1982), Soraya (1956) and El show de Iris Chacon (1972). He was married to Charytin and Iris Chacón. He died on June 12, 2016 in Miami, Florida, USA.
Actor | Captain Ron
Diego de la Texera was one of the founders of Sandino Filmes, a pioneering film company in San Juan, where he worked for many years as cinematographer and producer. In the 70's he migrated to El Salvador, where he wrote, photographed and directed the documentary "El Salvador: el pueblo vencerá" (...
17. Marta Romero
Actress | La sombra del murciélago
Marta Romero was born on February 17, 1928 in Ponce, Puerto Rico. She was an actress, known for The Shadow of the Bat (1968), Un Latin lover en Acapulco (1968) and Maruja (1959). She was married to Dr. Elías Najul. She died on May 31, 2013 in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
20. Miguel Godreau
Actor | Altered States
Miguel Godreau was born on October 17, 1946 in Ponce, Puerto Rico. He is known for his work on Altered States (1980), Aijou monogatari (1984) and Swashbuckler (1976). He was married to Judith Jamison. He died on August 29, 1996 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA.
23. Tommy Muñiz
Actor | Lo que le pasó a Santiago
Tommy Muñiz was born on February 4, 1922 in Ponce, Puerto Rico as Lucas Tomás Muñiz Ramírez. He was an actor and producer, known for Lo que le pasó a Santiago (1989), Los Garcia (1975) and La criada malcriada (1965). He was married to Luz María García. He died on January 15, 2009 in San Juan...
25. Giovanni Niubo
Actor | Lincoln Rd.
Giovanni Niubo is an American actor and singer born and raised in Miami.
His mother, Chelin is Cuban with Spanish ancestry. He has three older siblings, all a decade older than him. Humble beginnings took place in 2003 when he started his professional acting career on stage, appearing in William ...
27. Gilluis Pérez
Actor | Nicky Jam: El Ganador
Gilluis Fernando Pérez is a New York City-based actor, born and raised in Ponce, Puerto Rico. He is half Dominican and Puerto Rican. He recently played Chino in the Netflix hit series El Ganador/The Winner. He played roles in Award-winning films as Marcos in Revolt, Rene in Sin Filo and as Guillo ...
Producer | An Evil Mind
Born in Ponce, Puerto Rico, Wilfred Rodriguez has always been an avid fan of cinema; the world of film making intrigued him and it became his passion. At the age of nine, he moved to New York. In high school, Wilfred had the opportunity to participate in the school's video program, where he was ...
30. Ricky Ledee
Actor | For Love of the Game
Ricky Ledee was born on November 22, 1973 in Ponce, Puerto Rico as Ricardo Alberto Ledee. He is an actor, known for For Love of the Game (1999), 1999 American League Championship Series (1999) and 1998 American League Championship Series (1998). He is married to Theresa Kokinakos. They have three ...
Actor | Bite! The Musical
Juan Carlos Cruz Echevarria was born on August 27, 1994, in Ponce, Puerto Rico. This Puerto Rican artist has stood out since childhood in various areas of the performing arts. He has participated in plays, musicals and short films. Among his skills are acting, dancing and singing. His most ...
33. Ruth Fernández
Actress | Frente al destino
Ruth Fernández was born on May 23, 1919 in Ponce, Puerto Rico as Ruth Noemí Fernández Cortada. She was an actress, known for Frente al destino (1964), Caña brava (1966) and The Fiend of Dope Island (1960). She was married to Juan Guilbe and Tito Henríquez. She died on January 9, 2012 in San ...
35. Andy Rivera
Producer | In the Hands of Doctors
Andy Rivera was born in May 1961 in Ponce, Puerto Rico. He is an actor, print model, and producer, known for Gospel According to Harry (1994), Shooting The Prodigal (2015), American Genius (2015), King Lear (2015), and Impure (2016). Playing guitar and singing from his high school and college days,...
42. José Torres
Actor | The Last Fight
Jose Torres was a member of the 1956 US Olmpic Boxing Team. As an amateur boxer he won the 1958 Inter-City Golden Glives Boxing Championship. Turned professional on May 24, 1958 knocking out Sgt. Gene Hamilton in one round in Broojlyn, New York. Was undefeated until 1963. With a record of 26-0-1 ...
Actress | La Leyenda
Carmen Nydia Velásquez was born on October 6, 1947 in Ponce, Puerto Rico. She is an actress, known for La Leyenda, A Flight of Hope (1993) and Los Reyes: La verdadera historia de Buster y El Camaleón (2014).
46. Edwin Villa
Stunts | The Invasion
Born in (Ponce) Puerto Rico, Raised in Burke Virginia, Edwin Villa has traveled a long way to the west shores of California in pursuit of his God given dreams. He is a master of the martial arts, holding 15 years of experience.
Thanks to his talents he was given the opportuninty to work first as a ...
49. Javier Culson
Javier Culson was born on July 25, 1984 in Ponce, Puerto Rico as Javier Culson Pérez.