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Paz De La Huerta Biography

Birth Name:
María de la Paz Elizabeth Sofía Adriana de la Huerta
Birth Place:
New York, New York, United States
Actor, screenwriter

Fast Facts

  • Her father is the Spanish Duke of Mandas and Villanueva; and her mother, an expert on women's issues in Third World countries, has consulted with the UN
  • Parents divorced when she was 12
  • Met friend and future fashion designer Zac Posen while both were attending St
  • Ann's School in Brooklyn
  • Studied at the Actors Studio after graduating high school
  • Supported herself for a time by serving lawsuits


  • 2010Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: winner