|Daniella Alonso Quick Info
|5 ft 6½ in
|Date of Birth
|September 22, 1978
Daniella Alonso is an American actor, former fashion model, producer, and director. She is known for playing Catherine in the drama series Animal Kingdom, Cristal Carrington in The CW soap opera Dynasty, Anna Taggaro in the drama series One Tree Hill, PFC Marisol ‘Missy’ Martinez in the horror film The Hills Have Eyes 2, Dr. Landry de la Cruz in the NBC medical drama series The Night Shift, Nora Clayton in the post-apocalyptic science fiction series Revolution, Zoey Barlow in the medical drama series The Resident, Lisa Douglas in the police procedural crime drama series Criminal Minds, Brenda Serrano in the ABC mockumentary series My Generation, Carlotta Alonso in the sports drama series Friday Night Lights, Amber in the slasher film Wrong Turn 2: Dead End, and Marisol in the drama series Being Mary Jane.
New York City, New York, United States
Daniella Alonso attended Marymount Manhattan College and received a degree in Communications.
Actor, Former Fashion Model, Producer, Director
- Siblings – She has a brother.
Daniella Alonso has been signed with Innovative Artists, Talent Agency, Santa Monica, California, United States.
5 ft 6½ in or 169 cm
53 kg or 117 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Daniella Alonso has dated –
- Aaron Hernandez – She was romantically involved with Aaron Hernandez in the past.
- Jeff Schine – On November 5, 2020, she stated on a podcast that she was pregnant with her first child and Jeff Schine and Alonso were blessed with a daughter named Inara in 2021.
Race / Ethnicity
Mixed (Hispanic and Asian)
Daniella Alonso is of Native [Inca] Peruvian and Japanese descent on her father’s side and has Puerto Rican ancestry on her mother’s side. She also has Filipino roots.
Chiseled facial features
She appeared in a TV commercial for Ortho Evra birth control patch in 2004.
In 2013, Daniella Alonso was part of an advertising campaign for PETA that asked consumers to wear synthetic leather.
She has also been cast in commercials for several brands such as Clairol, Clean and Clear, Kmart, Target, Footlocker, CoverGirl Makeup, and Volkswagen.
Daniella Alonso Facts
- She has said that she “grew up in a pretty much all-woman household in NYC” but added that her father, grandfather, and uncles also had “strong influences” in her life.
- Daniella Alonso was discovered by the Ford Modeling Agency and eventually started booking jobs for teen magazines like Seventeen, YM, and Teen.
- In Maxim‘s Hot 100 List, she was ranked at #41 in 2006 and at #97 in 2013.
- She played the character of a beautiful young woman named Divina Martinez in the 2015 action comedy film Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2.
- Alongside Scott Adkins and Bruce Payne, Daniella Alonso co-starred as Rose Matthews in the 2015 horror film Re-Kill.
- Daniella co-starred as Catherine Blackwell, Baz’s wife who is the mother of their daughter Lena, in the family crime drama series Animal Kingdom in 2016.
- Daniella has a 4th level green belt in Karate.
- She loves animals and has been a supporter of PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals).
- She is well-versed in Spanish.
- In 2019, Daniella Alonso started appearing as Cristal Jennings Carrington in the television series Dynasty, based on the 1980s prime-time soap opera of the same name.
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