Jackie Cruz is a Dominican-American actress, a musician, as well as a former model who is widely known for portraying her role on a Netflix TV series known as Orange Is the New Black as Marisol Gonzales. Talking about her personal life biography, Cruz has not got married yet. As she has maintained to keep her personal life very low, it is also not known whether she has a boyfriend or is dating anyone. But there is a rumor that she is a lesbian. She was also romantically linked with her girlfriend Kourtney Kardashian and they were spotted kissing each other at the lesbian party club.
Now, let us gain few more information related to the bio of Cruz which has been extracted from various sources. She is the native of Queens, New York City, United States of America. She came into this world on 8th August of the year 1986 which has now made him reach the age of 30. He was grown up between Los Angeles and the Santiago Dominican Republic. Cruz was raised up by her single mother. She also fluently speaks English as well as Spanish.
It was at the age of 7 when she was inspired to become an entertainer after watching Whitney Houston in the Bodyguard. At age 16, she moved out of the apartment of her mother and became homeless. When she was 17, she became the victim of a car accident and after that, she suffered a collapsed lung and a coma and having to undergo brain surgery. The song of her entitled as Sweet Sixteen is based on that incident.
Talking about her singing career, when she was in her high school, she worked with will.i.am’s producers in a girl group known as Krush Velvet. Although the group never signed to the record label. In 2010, her debut entended play, Hollywood Gypsy was released independently. In 2009, Cruz started to make her appearances on E! TV series called Kourtney and Khloe Take Miami. Her other filmography includes The Shield, My Own Worst Enemy, and Orange Is the New Black.
Jackie Cruz is one of the most popular and loved celebrity on the television screen whom we’ve been knowing and seeing daily. Some of you may also be the fan of her since a long time as well as some of you may also love to access some other news related to her. Some of us may also have the information regarding her personal life, as well as the professional career from different gossip pages, newspaper, and magazines. Cruz has been active in this field since years and during these periods, she has already gained numbers of fans in her social networking sites such as Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
Jackie Cruz stands at the height of five feet and nine inches which is 1.75 m that suit her personality. As she was born in the month of August, her zodiac sign is Leo. Her weight has been recorded as 120 lbs that is 54 kg. She belongs to Dominican-American nationality and is of Dominican ethnicity. During her career till now, Cruz has gained a big amount of the salary and the net worth of her is estimated to be around $1.5 million.