Patricia Velásquez
Venezuelan actress and model
Patricia Velásquez
Patricia Carola Velásquez Semprún is a Venezuelan actress and fashion model.
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My Voice: Patricia Velasquez
Melbourne Weekly - almost 5 years
<a class="fplink fp-213842" href="/Patricia+Velasquez+1">Patricia Velásquez</a> provides weekend respite to carers of people living with dementia.
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Celebrity Apprentice: Patricia Velasquez Loses, While Trump Critizes Mendoza's Man - Fox News
Google News - about 5 years
Us Magazine Celebrity Apprentice: <a class="fplink fp-213842" href="/patricia+velasquez+1">Patricia Velásquez</a> Loses, While Trump Critizes Mendoza's Man Fox News May 10, 2007: Actress <a class="fplink fp-213842" href="/patricia+velasquez+1">Patricia Velásquez</a> attends the Wayuu Taya Foundation fundraiser at the Soho Grand Hotel in New York City.Gety Print Email Share Comments Recommend Tweet Related Stories Celebrity Apprentice: Patricia Velásquez and Dayana Mendoza ... 'The Celebrity Apprentice' star Donald Trump fires Cheryl TiegsReality TV World 'Celebrity Apprentice' Recap: A New Season BeginsRollingStone.com 'Celebrity Apprentice' premiere: Frat pack trumps femme forteNew York Daily News Huffington Post -CNN (blog) -TV Series Finale all 219 news articles »
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DVD Review - Almighty Thor (2011) - Flickering Myth (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Assisting him in this quest is the demigoddess Jarnsaxa (Patricia Velasquez) and the pair set out to retrieve the Hammer on a journey that takes them from Asgard to Los Angeles, with Loki in hot pursuit. Looking past the obvious budgetary issues and
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Se estrena largometraje venezolano en Montreal - Nueva Prensa de Oriente
Google News - over 5 years
“Lo único que puedo de-cir es que estamos todos muy contentos y no, yo no soy garantía de éxito”, escribió desde Jerusalén Patricia Velásquez. “Soy parte de un grupo que trabajó muy duro para llevar a cabo una historia que ojalá les guste
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Almighty Thor DVD Review - The Film Pilgrim
Google News - over 5 years
Patricia Velasquez (Anck Su Namun in The Mummy) turns up for no apparent reason and struggles to breathe any life into her character. Worse still is Richard Grieco who initially hams it up as Loki only to look increasingly bored as the film progresses
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Actress Patricia Velasquez: Working in My Land, Venezuela, Is a Vital Need - Latin American Herald Tribune
Google News - over 5 years
WASHINGTON – Venezuelan actress Patricia Velasquez, who has made her career in the United States and lives in Los Angeles, feels it “a vital need” to make films in her own country, as she did with her last movie “Cenizas Eternas” (Eternal Ashes),
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Lights, camera, 10 days of festival - Vancouver Sun
Google News - over 5 years
Later came Venezuelan director Margarita Cadenas, accompanied by the stars of her Amazonian adventure Eternal Ashes, Patricia Velasquez and the glamorous Danay García; French director Bertrand Tavernier, who will be presenting a series of his favourite
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"No vi a Patricia Velásquez como un elemento de marketing" - El Universal (Venezuela)
Google News - over 5 years
La cineasta venezolana radicada en Francia cuenta con Patricia Velásquez como productora ejecutiva y actriz principal en un relato de amor filial: Una mujer es dada por muerta en la selva amazónica. La hija, criada en las mieles de la &quot;civilización&quot;;
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Patricia Velásquez: "No soy garantía de éxito" - El Universal (Venezuela)
Google News - over 5 years
La película cuenta con la producción ejecutiva de Cadenas, Pilar Arteaga y Patricia Velásquez, quien también actúa en la cinta. &quot;Lo único que puedo decir es que estamos todos muy contentos y no, yo no soy garantía de éxito&quot;, escribió desde Jerusalén
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UN urges greater appreciation of indigenous culture and creativity - NewDesignWorld (press release)
Google News - over 5 years
Patricia Velasquez, an indigenous model and actress from Venezuela, will today address a special event at UN Headquarters via video message, highlighting the work of her own Wayuu Taya Foundation to help improve the lives of Latin American indigenous
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UN urges greater appreciation of indigenous culture and creativity - Bikya Masr
Google News - over 5 years
Patricia Velasquez, an indigenous model and actress from Venezuela, on Tuesday addressed a special event at UN Headquarters via video message, highlighting the work of her own Wayuu Taya Foundation to help improve the lives of Latin American indigenous
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Russell Simmons, Danny Simmons & Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation Announce ... - JohnJohnSaidIt.com
Google News - over 5 years
Event Chairs include LaLa Anthony, Marc J. Leder, Katie Lee, Esther Silver-Parker, Uma Thurman and Patricia Velasquez. Lucille Blair and Kehinde Wiley will serve as Art Auction Chairs. Shamin Abas, Angella Forbes, and Natasha Silver will serve as the
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Russell Simmons, Danny Simmons & Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation Announce ... - MarketWatch (press release)
Google News - over 5 years
Event Chairs include LaLa Anthony, Marc J. Leder, Katie Lee, Esther Silver-Parker, Uma Thurman and Patricia Velasquez. Lucille Blair and Kehinde Wiley will serve as Art Auction Chairs. Shamin Abas, Angella Forbes, and Natasha Silver will serve as the
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Ibermedia brindará apoyo económico a cuatro proyectos costarricenses - RedCultura.com
Google News - over 5 years
Finalmente “Al otro lado de la Orilla” de Patricia Velásquez está basado en el libro “Única mirando al mar” de Fernando Contreras y trata sobre una historia de amor entre dos adultos mayores, que sucede en un basurero municipal de San José
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Stars Shine For Hamptons In Haiti Fundraiser At Ross School - Hamptons.com
Google News - over 5 years
... Courtney Ross, Beth O&#39;Donnell, Alison Thompson, Kristine Szabo, Andrew Saffir, Amanda Patricia Velasquez, Marc Baptiste, and Ross Bleckner are just some of the stars to appear at &quot;The Hamptons For Haiti&quot; fundraiser to be held at the Ross School
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Fundación Wayúu Taya: Una bendición para el pueblo guajiro - RSE Venezuela (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
La Fundación Wayúu Taya es una organización sin fines de lucro, creada por la reconocida modelo y actriz venezolana Patricia Velásquez, en el año 2002. Su principal misión es mejorar la calidad de vida de los indígenas latinoamericanos; exaltando su
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Dudamel y la Sinfónica le ponen música al Bicentenario - El Impulso
Google News - over 5 years
Daniel Alvarado, junto a la modelo internacional Patricia Velásquez y el actor y cantante DJ 13 se encargaron de darle apertura al acto cultural, con la lectura de unos textos que referían la unión del continente americano bajo una misma bandera: la
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Patricia Velásquez
    FORTIES
  • 2015
    Age 44
    In February 2015, Velásquez released her memoir Straight Walk, discussing her struggles growing up in poverty in Venezuela and how her relationship with Sandra Bernhard made her realize she was a lesbian.
    More Details Hide Details This makes her the world's first openly lesbian Latina supermodel. She has a daughter, Maya, with her ex-girlfriend Lauren; they separated after eight years together.
  • THIRTIES
  • 2010
    Age 39
    In 2010, after the devastating Haiti earthquake, she had the Wayuú Tayá Foundation commission a special symbol of hope to raise money for the victims of the Haiti earthquake along with the slogan: Keep the "H" Close to Your Heart—Help Haiti Hope.
    More Details Hide Details She is fluent in English, French, Italian, and Spanish.
  • 2002
    Age 31
    In 2002, Velásquez founded the Wayúu Tayá Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to assisting the Wayúu, a Venezuelan indigenous group.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 2001
    Age 30
    This led to a large number of further modeling engagements, which ultimately culminated in her being ranked No. 45 on the Maxim Hot 100 Women of 2001 and No. 16 in Stuff magazine's "102 Sexiest Women in the World" poll in 2002.
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  • 1999
    Age 28
    Velásquez played Anck-Su-Namun in the 1999 film The Mummy and its 2001 sequel The Mummy Returns.
    More Details Hide Details She had a special appearance on "Breaking the Girl" video of the alternative rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers. Velásquez played the character of Begoña on several episodes of The L Word during its 5th season (2008). She had a recurring role on the television series Arrested Development playing Marta Estrella. On CSI: Miami, in the episode "From The Grave", she appeared as a guest star, playing Celia Gonzalez. She had a recurring role in the first season of Rescue Me playing Nez, the ex-girlfriend and mother of Franco's daughter, Keela. She most recently guest starred on Ugly Betty. Velásquez competed on behalf of the charity Wayúu Tayá Foundation on the twelfth season of The Apprentice. She was fired in week 6, on 25 March 2012.
  • 1998
    Age 27
    In 1998, she paced down runways in ready-to-wear fashion shows for designers such as Antonio Berardi, Bella Freud, Corinne Cobson, Claude Montana, and Dolce & Gabbana.
    More Details Hide Details As for print advertising, Velásquez appeared in ads for Chanel's Allure, Roberto Verino's Verino fragrance, as well as Victoria's Secret. Early in her modelling career, she appeared in several issues of the annual Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
  • TEENAGE
  • 1989
    Age 18
    In 1989, she participated in the Miss Venezuela pageant, where she placed as 2nd runner-up (technically 7th place in the 1989 edition of the pageant).
    More Details Hide Details After 3 years of college studies, Velásquez left for Milan, Italy, in pursuit of a modelling career. In 1997, she studied acting in Los Angeles and New York.
  • 1987
    Age 16
    She attended San Vicente de Paul High School, graduating in 1987.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1971
    Age 0
    Born on January 31, 1971.
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