Birthday: 9th May
Rosario Dawson is an American actress. Her film roles include Josie and the Pussycats (2001), Men in Black II (2002), Rent (2005), Seven Pounds (2008), Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010), Unstoppable (2010) and Zookeeper (2011). Dawson has provided voice-over work for Disney/Marvel, Warner Bros./DC Comics, and ViacomCBS's Nickelodeon unit.
Dawson is also known for having several roles in film and television adaptations of comic books. These include Claire Temple in five of the Marvel/Netflix series (2015–2018), and providing the voices of Diana Prince/Wonder Woman in the DC Animated Movie Universe and Space Jam: A New Legacy and Barbara Gordon/Batgirl in The Lego Batman Movie. In 2020, she portrayed Ahsoka Tano in the second season of The Mandalorian and The Book of Boba Fett, and stars in Disney+ original series Ahsoka.
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WATCH ROSARIO DAWSON THIS WEEK...
The Haunted Mansion (2023)
Astrophysicist Ben Matthias joins Father Kent, legitimate psychic Harriet and university professor Bruce Davis at Gracey Manor, the new home of medic Gabbie and her nine-year-old son Travis. The building is haunted and Ben possesses a camera lens that can reportedly capture these ghosts. Comedy horror based on the Disney theme park attraction.
Star Wars TV Series
A pivotal character from Star Wars: The Clone Wars, who appeared in the second series of The Mandalorian, takes centre-stage in an eight-part adventure set after the fall of the Empire, Ahsoka Tano (Dawson) trained under Anakin Skywalker during the Clone Wars but she turned her back on the Jedi Order to forge her own path of heroic endeavour firmly on the light side of the Force. An emerging threat to a vulnerable galaxy compels Ahsoka to investigate, facilitating close encounters with friends and foes including Mandalorian warrior Sabine Wren (Natasha Liu Bordizzo), expert pilot Hera Syndulla (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) and mercenary for hire Baylan Skoll (Ray Stevenson).
Seven Pounds (2008)
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The LEGO Batman Movie (2017) - Sunday 15th October, 7:30pm - Sky Cinema Animation
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