Today the talented actress turns 36 years old, and with an impressive resume we might add. Despite living a simple life, the married star has had some unique roles.
Going for what she feels is right, (“that poor representation of women in our art is boring. I don’t want to pay $14 to sit in a theater to watch a man help a woman open a jar,” the star said in a Q&A) the Latina has made us love, envy, and root for her throughout her film resume.
Each role she took ultimately shaped her career into what it is now. As we blow out her candles, flip the page and learn why ten films were significant in Saldana’s career.