Zoe Saldana MoviesZoe Saldana was born on June 19, 1978 in New Jersey. Her mother is a Puerto Rican and her father is a Dominican. Her family moved to Queens in New York when she was growing up.
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When she was 9 years old, her father died in a car accident. Her mother then took the family to the Dominican Republic where she spent the next 7 years of her life. It was there that she discovered her interest in the performing arts, particularly ballet dancing.
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To receive training in her newfound interest, she attended ECOS Espacio de Danza, a prestigious dance academy in Dominican Republic. There, she learned and improved her skills in ballet, modern Latin dance, and jazz. Her dance training became her open door to the field of acting.
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When her family went back to the US, she pursued her passion for dancing. At the age of 17 years old, she became a part of the Faces theater troupe and started performing with them. The group would stage performances that had encouraging themes for common teenage problems like substance abuse.
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Zoe Saldana valued these performances very much. She loved the fact that they allowed her to have a positive influence in the lives of young people. During this time, she was able to have a TV guest appearance for an episode of Law & Order.
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She also became a part of the New York Youth Theater. While she was with the group performing a Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat production, she was approached by a talent scout and was later on recruited by the talent agency. She then auditioned for the movie Center Stage.
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Her years of ballet training and her exposure to acting allowed her to get the role of a stubborn ballet dancer named Eva Rodriguez. The movie Center Stage came out in 2000. It was her first appearance on the big screen.
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In 2003, Zoe Saldana was noticed when she appeared in the movie The Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl starring Johnny Depp. She played the role of Anamaria, a pirate from whom lead character Jack Sparrow stole a ship. Anamaria joined the crew of Will Turner and Mr. Gibbs so she could get back on Jack Sparrow, who promised to give her the ship called Interceptor.
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In 2004, she appeared in The Terminal, a movie which starred Tom Hanks and Catherine Zeta-Jones, a movie was directed by Steven Spielberg. In 2005, she starred with Ashton Kutcher and Bernie Mac in the comedy film Guess Who. And in 2009, she played the role of Uhura in the movie Star Trek.
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Her biggest break came in 2009 when she landed the role of Neytiri in the James Cameron movie Avatar. The hit movie made use of motion capture technology and special visual effects that made the film one of a kind. The role of Zoe Saldana in Avatar opened up a lot of new opportunities for the advancement of her career and increased her popularity.

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