|Yara Martinez Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 5 in|
|Date of Birth||August 31, 1979|
Yara Martinez is a Puerto Rican actress who is known for her portrayal of Kelly in Hollywood Heights, Dr. Luisa Alver on Jane the Virgin, and Isabella “Izzy” Colón in Bull.
Los Angeles, California, United States
Martinez attended Christopher Columbus High School and Our Lady of Lourdes Academy in Miami.
- Siblings – She has 2 sisters.
- Others – Alicia Alonso (Grand Aunt) (Prima Ballerina), Blanca María “Cuca” Martínez del Hoyo (Grand Aunt), Elizardo (Grand Uncle), Antonio (Grand Uncle), Laura Alonso (Aunt)
Martinez is represented by Agency for the Performing Arts and D2 Management.
5 ft 5 in or 165 cm
54 kg or 119 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Martinez has dated –
- Joe Lewis – Yara married executive producer Joe Lewis in 2018.
Race / Ethnicity
She has Cuban and Puerto Rican ancestry.
- Beautiful eyes
- Wide smile
She has been featured in the commercials for various brands including Amazon Instant Video.
Yara Martinez Favorite Things
- Loose Cannon Films – Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, Mommie Dearest, Steel Magnolias, Death Becomes Her, The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Source – AV Club
Yara Martinez Facts
- She was brought up in Miami.
- Growing up, she loved to go water skiing.
- Yara had trained as a ballet dancer for 10 years before transitioning into acting.
- She considers exercising as a way of relieving herself of negative energy. Besides weightlifting, she trains in spinning, shadowboxing, and the bar method.
- During her younger years, she was a cheerleader for Christopher Columbus High School as well as Our Lady of Lourdes Academy.
- As of 2011, her father had been residing in San Juan.
- Yara made her debut TV show appearance in S*x and the City in 2001. She was cast alongside the likes of prominent actors Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis, and Cynthia Nixon.
Featured Image By Yara Martinez / Instagram