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Ali Landry Biography

Birth Place:
Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, United States
Actor, model

Fast Facts

  • Grew up in Cajun country in southern Louisiana
  • Was a member of the Kappa Delta sorority
  • Crowned Miss USA in 1996
  • Landed in the national spotlight in 1998 with a memorable acrobatic Doritos commercial that debuted during the Super Bowl
  • Listed as one of People magazine's 50 Most Beautiful People in the World in 1998
  • Ran the Boston Marathon in 2002
  • Recalled her experiences of being stalked in the 2005 Court TV documentary Stalkers in the Shadows
  • Met her husband, film director Alejandro Gomez Monteverde, at a Bible study
  • Starred in husband's award-winning 2006 film Bella
  • Launched a fashion line called Belle Parish in 2009