July 16, 1985
Height & More
5 ft 5 inch
Rosa Bianca Salazar (/ˈsæləzɑːr/; born July 16, 1985) is an American actress. She had roles in the NBC series Parenthood (2011–2012) and the FX anthology series American Horror Story: Murder House (2011). She made her breakthrough and is best known for portraying the title character in the film Alita: Battle Angel (2019).
Salazar appeared in The Divergent Series: Insurgent (2015), Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015), and Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018) and also appeared in the Netflix films The Kindergarten Teacher (2018) and Bird Box (2018). She is currently starring in the Amazon Prime series Undone (2019–present).
Rosa Bianca Salazar was born on July 16, 1985, in Canada. She is of Peruvian and French descent. She grew up in Washington, D.C., and nearby Greenbelt, Maryland. Salazar attended Eleanor Roosevelt High School in Greenbelt and was active in the school theatre program.
Salazar has enjoyed entertaining others since the age of 15 and became serious about becoming an actress after moving to New York City as a young adult, where she worked with College Humor.
She appeared in several sketches. Shortly after relocating to Los Angeles in 2009, Salazar landed recurring roles on two hit TV series: American Horror Story: Murder House and Parenthood. In 2015, Salazar co-starred in various sequels: The Divergent Series: Insurgent as Lynn, and Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials as Brenda.
In 2018, Salazar starred in Maze Runner: The Death Cure.
In 2019, Salazar made her major studio lead debut with the film Alita: Battle Angel. The film is an adaptation of the manga Gunnm and was directed by Robert Rodriguez.
She Was born in Washington, District of Columbia, and was raised in Greenbelt, Prince George’s County, Maryland.
She moved to Manhattan, New York, New York County, New York, as a young adult and began acting.
She moved to Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, in 2009, and pursued acting.
She wears American Apparel jeans every day of my life.
She can fall asleep on a dime.
She likes very minimal stuff. She’s a tomboy at heart – and in the body!