Jaina Lee Ortiz is an American actress and dancer who gained widespread fame and popularity for playing Detective Annalise Villa on the Fox police drama Rosewood from 2015 to 2017. She is currently portraying the lead character in the ABC drama series Station 19 and Grey’s Anatomy.
Jaina Lee Ortiz Biography
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Birthday / Date of Birth
Jaina Lee Ortiz was born on November 20, 1986, in Fort Ord, California, USA.
She is currently 36 years old.
She has Puerto Rican ancestry.
Ortiz attended the City University of New York and Herbert H. Lehman College, New York City, New York, United States.
She also got training in the Meisner technique with the Maggie Flanigan Studios for 2 years. She also took Salsa/Mambo classes at the age of nine, and by 15, she started teaching others.
Ortiz was born to Daisey Sara Acevedo and Joe Ortiz, a retired NYPD 1st grade Detective. She was raised in The Bronx, New York. She is the only child of her parents.
Jaina Lee Ortiz Husband
Jaina Lee Ortiz married her husband TV writer Brad Marques in 2010. She’s currently single and appears that she’s not married to anyone yet after she ended her marriage with her estranged husband Brad a few years ago.
- In feet – 5 feet 5 inches
- In centimeters – 165 cm
- In meters -1.65 m
- In Kilograms – 53 kg
- In Pounds – 117 bs
- Measurements – 36-25-36
- Bust – 36 inches
- Waist – 25 inches
- Hip – 36 inches
- Bra Size – 34C
She has impressive measurements with an hourglass body figure.
She wears a size 8 (US) shoe.
Her dress size is 8 (US).
Jaina Lee Ortiz made her onscreen debut with the comedy-drama film “Girls Trip” as herself in 2017.
Before that, she appeared in short films and student films such as “Sad Spanish Song”, “Laid Out”, “High Voltage” and “Misfire”.
Ortiz made her mark in the television arena as herself on the reality TV show “Scream Queens” in 2010.
As a versatile actress, she is known for her roles as Detective Annalise Villa on the Fox police drama “Rosewood” (2015-17), Angela Tio in “Shooter” (2017), and Lt. Andrea “Andy” Herrera in the ABC drama series “Station 19” (2018-Present).
Ortiz has done TV commercials and print ads for Kaplan College, Kay Jewelers, The General, McDonald’s, Macy’s Activewear, and Ford Warriors in Pink.
Jaina Lee Ortiz Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $1 million, according to the media.
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Jaina Lee Ortiz Facts
She is a professional salsa dancer and travels internationally as a professional instructor and performer since the age of 16.
Jaina used to work as a make-up artist for MAC Cosmetics to support herself while learning the Meisner technique at the Maggie Flanigan Studio.
She was a contestant on the 2nd season of VH1’s Scream Queens in 2009, finishing as the first runner-up.
She has a pet dog named Zorro.
She moved to Los Angeles, landing her a staring role in the 2014 Amazon pilot “The After”, produced by Chris Carter, but the show never made it to a series.
In 2018, Ortiz began playing the lead role on the ABC drama series, Station 19, which is a spin-off to ABC’s longest-running drama series Grey’s Anatomy.