Hardly is there any movie buff who does not know Jacqueline Obradors, the popular actress best known for NYPD Blue – the crime drama series on ABC where her portrayal of Detective Rita Ortiz earned her mainstream fame. However, she had already appeared in several other television shows and movies before her break out role and since then, the famed actress has been busy recording even more success both on the big screen and the small screen.
Jacqueline has gone ahead to earn accolades in the form of awards and nominations for both Blockbuster Entertainment and ALMA. Presently, the veteran actress is poised to appear in more productions which will surely go to increase her fame. Jacqueline is beautiful, confident as well as a strong woman who spends her leisure time in activities like traveling and she also enjoys yoga. Below is a low-down of everything you should know about her.
Jacqueline Obradors’ Bio
Jacqueline Obradors is the daughter of Argentine parents, she was born in San Fernando Valley California in the US on the 6th of October 1966. The celeb actress had humble beginnings with her mum Angie earning a living as a church worker while Albert Obradors her dad owned and ran an office cleaning business.
There are no details on her academics but before venturing into acting, Jacqueline was employed at the Hughes Market located in Canoga Park, CA, working in the capacity as a cashier. Coming into the acting industry, she joined the cast of Parker Lewis Can’t Lose – a drama series released in 1990. Later, the young star came on Problem Child 3 – a television flick and the film Soldier Boyz. The year 1996 saw her on the set of Murder She Wrote in a single episode. The same year, Jacqueline Obradors appeared in Sliders and The John Larroquette Shows, though she had to wait a couple of years to play the role of Angelica in the film Six Days, Seven Nights.
After her role as Angelica, she was cast in several productions including Battery Park and Jesse which were drama series and the movie Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo. NYPD Blue – the drama series where she was cast as Detective Rita Ortiz started showing in 2001 and while she was still on it, Jacqueline Obradors also made appearances in three films like A Man Apart, Tortilla Soup and Unstoppable. The popular actress also showed up in television programs titled George Lopez and Freddie, following which she joined the cast of the TC flick titled Crossing Over giving expression to the character of Phadkar in 2009.
Other productions that featured her on set include the 2010 drama series Paloma Reynosa, The Glades 2011 and the drama Young Justice: Invasion. She was also on the 2014 Bad Asses, Lopez in 2016 and 2017 Mayans MC.
5 Things You Need To Know About The Actress
1. Awards and Nomination
Jacqueline Obradors’ role in Six Day Seven Nights alongside Harrison Ford earned her a nominee for a Blockbuster Entertainment Award. She was also nominated for an ALMA recently.
2. Net Worth
She has appeared in quite a few successful Box office movies like A Man Apart which grossed $44, 350, 926 and Tortilla Soup with earnings of $4, 574,762. In fact, Jacqueline Obradors belongs to the millionaires club of Hollywood. However, her annual income has never been officially released, but the actress’ net worth is pegged at $5 million as of our last update.
3. Relationship History
It is public knowledge that the celeb actress is married to actor Juan Garcia. According to sources, they exchanged wedding vows in a private ceremony with family and few close friends in attendance, but the duo has decided to withhold the date of their wedding from the public.
The only obvious fact is that their marriage has lasted long, though there is no sign of any child on the horizon. Speculations are that the couple is not ready to take on the responsibility of having children, even with that, rumors have been making the rounds about an imminent divorce for the duo but both have kept mute on the matter.
4. Body statistics
Jacqueline Obradors is not very tall; she stands 5 feet 5 inches in height with a matching weight of 127 pounds. The brown-eyed brunet has bust, waist and hips measurements of 34-25-32 inches.
The famed actress has appeared in two movies of similar names yet they are unrelated. The first is a 1996 production called Crossing Over and the second movie also titled Crossing Overcame in 2009.