Natalie Martinez Biography

(Actress & Model)

Birthday: July 12, 1984 (Cancer)

Born In: Miami, Florida, United States

Natalie Martinez is an American model and actress best known for her role in the 2008 feature movie ‘Death Race.’ She is also recognized for being the spokesmodel for J.Lo by Jennifer Lopez. As an actress, she has appeared in numerous television programs and movies. A proud Latina woman, she enjoys playing the characters of strong women onscreen. She portrayed Detective Ariana Sanchez in the crime drama ‘Detroit 1-8-7’ and Detective Jamie Lovato in the crime series ‘CSI: NY’. Martinez has also done numerous music videos, the most popular one being "Rain Over Me" by Pitbull. The Miami-born beauty believes that the reason behind her success is her mother who first encouraged her to try for a career in the entertainment industry. Beautiful and sophisticated, Martinez is a woman who inspires many others with her dedication and determination to succeed. She is talented, hardworking, and classy, all at the same time. She loves dogs wholeheartedly and is an advocate for bully breeds. Martinez loves spending time with her family whenever she is not shooting.

Quick Facts

Boyfriend: Danny Masterson (ex-boyfriend)

Age: 39 Years, 39 Year Old Females


father: Manuel Martinez

mother: Odalys

Born Country: United States

Models Actresses

Height: 5'8" (173 cm), 5'8" Females

Ancestry: Cuban American

U.S. State: Florida

City: Miami, Florida

Natalie Martinez started modeling at the age of 15. While in high school, she gave an audition for J.Lo's new clothing line. She ultimately beat over 5000 girls and got selected as a model for the brand. In 2006, she was cast in the main role of Michelle Miller in the soap opera ‘Fashion House’. The following year, she appeared as Pilar Martin in the telenovela ‘Saints & Sinners’. Martinez made her film debut in 2008 when she appeared in the action thriller ‘Death Race’.
From 2010 to 2011, she played Det. Ariana Sanchez in the crime series ‘Detroit 1-8-7’. During this time, the actress also appeared in the movies ‘Shortland Street’ and ‘Magic City Memoirs’ as well as in two episodes each of ‘Sons of Tucson’ and 'El Dorado'. She next played Det. Jamie Lovato in ‘CSI: NY’ from 2012 to 2013. During this time, Martinez also had roles in the films ‘The Baytown Outlaws’ and ‘End of Watch’. Soon after this, she was cast in the main role of Deputy Linda Esquivel in the TV drama ‘Under the Dome’.
In 2015, the American actress played Jessica "Jess" Murphy in the mystery TV series ‘Secrets and Lies’. That year, she also did the movie ‘Self/less’. She began playing Alicia Mendez in the series ‘Kingdom’ the same year. After this, Martinez was cast in the films ‘The Land’ and ‘Message from the King’. She appeared in two episodes of ‘From Dusk till Dawn: The Series’ in 2016. The following year, she played Theresa Murphy in the procedural drama ‘APB’. She began appearing as Reece in the sci-fi thriller series ‘The Crossing’ in 2018.
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Personal Life
Natalie Martinez was born on July 12, 1984 in Miami, Florida, the USA. Her mother, Odalys, has always been her backbone since childhood. It was she who saw the advertisement for J.Lo's clothing line and insisted that Martinez attend the audition.
She was educated at St. Brendan High School and later attended Miami Dade College. Talking about her love life, Martinez has dated actor Danny Masterson in the past.

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