Trini Alvarado

Born Jan 10, 1967

Trinidad "Trini" Alvarado is an American actress best known for her performances as Margaret "Meg" March in the 1994 film adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's novel Little Women and Lucy Lynskey in the comedy/horror film The Frighteners. She also has had notable stage performances and singing roles in musicals. Alvarado recently appeared on the Fox TV show Fringe.… Read More

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1967 Birth Born on January 10, 1967.


1978 11 Years Old Alvarado made her show business debut at the age of seven when she joined her family's dance troupe, and that led to roles on stage, including the role of Melinda in Elizabeth Swados' Broadway musical Runaways in 1978. … Read More
1980 13 Years Old In 1980, Alvarado appeared in Times Square with Tim Curry and Robin Johnson, in which she and Johnson sang together "Your Daughter is One."
1984 17 Years Old There followed roles in a string of TV shows and movies before she appeared on the big screen again, in Gillian Armstrong's 1984 drama Mrs. Soffel.
1985 18 Years Old In 1985, Alvarado took on the role of Anne Frank in the off-Broadway musical Yours, Anne. … Read More


1987 20 Years Old Her next roles - the young Lisa Titus in the ill-fated 1987 film The Chair, the tough, smart-aleck May "Mooch" Stark in the frank, girl-dominant teen movie Satisfaction - led up to playing the daughter of Stella Claire (portrayed by Bette Midler), in another version of Stella. … Read More
1992 25 Years Old After Stella, Alvarado played the role of Elinor Hartley in American Friends, which Michael Palin both wrote and starred in. Alvarado later worked alongside John Goodman again on the 1992 biopic The Babe, playing the role of Helen Woodford Ruth.
1994 27 Years Old Alvarado would get the chance to work with director Gillian Armstrong again on the 1994 film adaptation of Little Women. … Read More
1995 28 Years Old Alvarado's next film was 1995's The Perez Family, co-starring Alfred Molina, Anjelica Huston and Marisa Tomei. … Read More


2000 33 Years Old She played various roles on the small screen, appearing alongside Eric Stoltz for the third time, in 2000's The Last Dance amid a string of TV guest appearances and movies.


2008 41 Years Old Most recently, she played the role of Samantha Loeb in the Fox TV sci-fi drama Fringe, appearing in two episodes in 2008 and 2009.
2009 42 Years Old Alvarado had a role in the films All Good Things, which also starred former co-star Kirsten Dunst, and The Good Guy, which had been screened at the Tribeca Film Festival on 26 April 2009. … Read More
2014 47 Years Old In May 2014, she appeared in the episode "Forget Me" of the single-season ABC series Black Box, her first acting job in over four years.
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