Dania Ramirez

  • Birth Place: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Profession: Actor

Fast Facts

  • Moved with her family from the Dominican Republic to New Jersey at age 10.
  • Discovered at age 15 while working retail.
  • Played volleyball while at Montclair State.
  • Appeared opposite Freddy Rodriguez in the music video for Carlos Santana's "Into the Night."
  • Played a potential slayer in Buffy the Vampire Slayer, mutant Callisto in X-Men: The Last Stand and superhuman Maya on Heroes.


  • Gaia Jissel Ramirez Land — Daughter
  • Jessy Terrero — Ex-fiancé
  • John Aether Ramirez Land — Son
  • John Beverly Amos Land — Husband


  • Montclair State University, Montclair, New Jersey, United States