Mayte Michelle Rodriguez
Mayte Michelle Rodriguez was born on July 12, 1978. Mayte Michelle Rodriguez better known as Michelle Rodriguez, is an American actress, known for starring in films such as Girlfight, The Fast and the Furious, Resident Evil and S.W.A.T. as well as her role in the television series Lost.
Mayte Michelle Rodriguez was partly raised by her devoutly religious maternal grandmother and was brought up in her mother’s Jehovah’s Witnesses religion, though she has since abandoned that specific faith. Rodriguez moved to the Dominican Republic with her mother when she was eight and lived in Puerto Rico when she was 11, later settling in Jersey City, New Jersey. She dropped out of high school but later earned her GED. Rodriguez briefly attended business school before quitting to pursue a career in acting with the ultimate goal of becoming a writer and director