Zoe Yadira Saldaña Nazario
, known by her stage name as Zoe Saldana
or Zoë Saldaña
, is an American actress and dancer who had her breakthrough role in the teen films: Center Stage
as Eva Rodríguez, and Crossroads
as Kit. She is also known for her roles as Nyota Uhura
in Star Trek
in James Cameron
and is featured in Pandora: The World of Avatar
at Disney's Animal Kingdom
, and Cataleya Restrepo in Colombiana
For Disney, she played Gamora in the 2014 Marvel science-fiction film, Guardians of the Galaxy, a role which she reprises in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Avengers: Infinity War, and Avengers: Endgame. She also played Anamaria in the 2003 Disney fantasy adventure film, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl. She will even reprise her role as Neytiri in Avatar 2.
Zoe Saldana attending the 2012 Independent Spirit Awards.
Zoe Saldana at premiere of Guardians of the Galaxy in July 2014.
Zoe Saldana arrives at the 87th annual Academy Awards in February 2015.
Zoe Saldana speaks at the 2016 San Diego Comic Con.
Zoe Saldana at her Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony in May 2018.