Rosario Dawson

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Quotes (39)

  • Rosario: I walk into a club, and the first thing I did was notice how sticky the floor was from all the beer and how unattractive the lowlifes were. So I never got sucked into it.

  • Rosario: When I see a woman who is all gaunt and emaciated, I don't think she's beautiful. She reminds me of a Chihuahua that's freezing and shaking.

  • Rosario Dawson: I like exploring my sexuality and my body but I don't think it's ever gratuitous at all. Even if you see me on the cover of a magazine I'm not going to be up there like some porn star.

  • Rosario Dawson: I always thought my jawline was manly. I have this pockmark on my chin from when I was 9. I used to get freaked out about it because people thought it was a pimple. But those are the things I've become really comfortable with as I've gotten older. My scars.

  • Rosario Dawson: You only live once. You don't want your tombstone to read: 'Played it Safe.'

  • Rosario Dawson: As an actor there are times when you're sitting around and wishing you were working, so you've got to just take it when it comes.

  • Rosario Dawson: My grandmother just turned 71. She told me all about anal bleaching because she saw it on Jerry Springer. She’s like, “They take the hair off and then they …” But the point is, me and my grandmother are talking about anal bleaching. Don’t talk to me about what is appropriate or controversial!

  • Rosario Dawson (on the controversy that surrounds ’Clerks 2’): Look, sexism is real. Racism is real. All of those different things are very real, but we are not allowed to talk about them because you don’t talk about that kind of stuff in mixed company. That’s what makes it so funny. The only reason it’s controversial is because we’re uncomfortable talking about these subjects ourselves.

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Trivia (25)

  • Rosario is ranked #30 in the "100 Hottest Brunettes of AIM".

  • Ethnicity: Cuban, Native American, African American, Puerto Rican, and Irish American

  • Doesn't think she's got a great figure - because she isn't symmetrical

  • She attended an alternative school in downtown Manhattan.

  • Rosario got her first Producer credit for the film Descent, which she also starred in. The film premiered at the 2007 Tribeca film festival.

  • Rosario was chosen as one of People Magazine's annual 100 Most Beautiful People in May 2007.

  • She did voice work for the song "She Lives In My Lap" by Outkast on their album Speakerboxxx/The Love Below.

  • She appeared in Aaliyah's music video, "Miss You".

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