Ana Ortiz, American actress and singer, was honored as the best actress with Imagen Foundation Awards for three times. She is well recognized for her outstanding acting and performance. Ana Ortiz’s husband is a famous musician.
Actress Ana Ortiz was born in New York, U.S. on January 25, 1971. Her birthplace is located in Manhattan, New York. She is also known as Ana Lebenzon. Her birth sign is Capricorn.
She is the daughter of her father named Angel L. Ortiz who is the former Philadelphia City Council. Her mother is Irish American.
She is a gorgeous actress with height five feet and four inches. She has well maintained her body figure. Currently, she is 46 years old.
Actress Ana Ortiz is residing in Los Angeles, California. She is working professionally as an American actress and singer. She is a married woman. Ana Ortiz’s husband is a musician who is the father of her two cute children.
She was born in Manhattan, New York, United States of America. It is known that she was raised in the upper-class family. She holds an American nationality. Actress Ana is of Irish, Puerto Rican, and American descent.
Actress Ana Ortiz wants to become a ballerina since her childhood days. To achieve her dream, she studied ballet for eight years. Later, she left it due to the pain of dancing en pointe.
Later, she developed her interest in singing. The same could be guessed for Ana Ortiz’s husband.
Ortiz attended the University of Arts in Philadelphia. Then, she joined the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Arts and Performing Arts in New York.
Ana Ortiz made her debut as a singer in Dangerous Liaisons. Since 1995, she made her acting debut. She played a role of C Block Inmate in the movie, ‘Condition Red.’
She appeared on TV shows ‘NYPD Blue’, ‘Dr. Quinn: Medicine Women’, ‘Everybody Loves Raymond,’ ‘Commander in Chief,’ ‘ER,’ ‘Over There’ and ‘The New Adventures of Old Christine.’
After that, she performed a role of pregnant woman in the TV film ‘Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman: The Movie’ in 1999. She appeared in comedy series, ‘Kristin’ in 2001.
In 2006, she starred as lead character sister in the ABC comedy-drama series ‘Ugly Betty.’ The drama series Ugly Betty ended in 2010.
In 2007, she starred in the movie ‘Tortilla Heaven.’ In 2008, she appeared in the made-for-television movie ‘Little Girl Lost: The Delimar Vera Story.’
In 2009, she appeared in movie ‘Labor Pain.’ She appeared in the music video for Enrique Iglesias and Juan Luis Guerra’s ‘Cuando me enamoro’ in 2010.
She also appeared in the film ‘Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son’ in 2011, and Comedy series ‘Hung.’ In 2012, she appeared as a lead role of ABC comedy-drama pilot ‘Devious Maids’
She also starred in the independent films ‘Sleeping with the Fishes’, in 2013 and ‘Such Good People’ in 2014. In 2013, she cast as a special guest star in ABC prime soap opera, ‘Revenge.’
Similarly, she starred on two ABC shows, ‘How to Get Away with Murder’ and ‘Black-ish’ in 2014. She also cast in the gay –drama, ‘Love is All You Need?’.
Besides these, she had a voice role in ‘Batman: Gotham Knight,’ ‘Noah’s Ark; The New Beginning’ and ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph’.
She earns a chunk of money from her acting career. She has already cast in different films and TV series. Her net estimated worth is $2 million. Ana Ortiz’s husband might earn more than her income from his musical career.
Talking about her private life, she is living happy married life with her beloved husband and two children. She married her boyfriend on June 9, 2007, in Rincon, Puerto Rico. Ana Ortiz’s husband, Noah Lebenzon is a musician.
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They have one baby girl and one baby boy. Their first child name is Paloma Louise Lebenzon. Paloma Louise was born on 27th of June 2009. She gave birth to another baby boy on September 24, 2011. His name is Rafael Lebenzon.
In her leisure time, she enjoys hiking, softball, horse riding. She also loves to write poetry. She also works as a social leader. She actively participates in social awareness campaign like domestic abuse.
She is active on social networks including Instagram. She often posts her picture on her Instagram account.
Ana Ortiz is famous for her acting in both film and TV series. She received several awards for her performance in movies and TV series. In 2013, her film ‘Sleeping with the Fishes’ was nominated for ‘Imagen Award for Best Actress’ as Kayla Fish.
Her TV film ‘Little Girl Lost: The Delimar Story’ was also nominated for ‘Imagen Award’ for the best-supporting actress.
Her TV series ‘Ugly Betty’ has also won awards which began from 2006 to 2010. She has been awarded ‘ALMA Award’ for Outstanding Supporting Actress.
For the TV series Ugly Betty, she was again nominated for ‘ALMA Award ‘ in 2009, ‘Imagen Award’ in 2008-09, ‘NAACP Image Award’ in 2010, ‘Screen Actors’ in 2007-08.