Rosario Dawson

American actress (born 1979)

Rosario Isabel Dawson (born May 9, 1979) is an American actress. Her first movie was Kids in 1995. Since then, she has become known for her roles in Men in Black II (2002),[1] 25th Hour (2002), The Rundown (2003), Alexander (2004), Sin City (2005), Death Proof (2007), Eagle Eye (2008), Unstoppable (2010), César Chávez (2013), Trance (2013), The Lego Batman Movie (2017) and Zombieland: Double Tap (2019).

Rosario Dawson
Dawson in 2022
Rosario Isabel Dawson

(1979-05-09) May 9, 1979 (age 45)
Years active1995—present

She also plays Ahsoka Tano in the Disney+ Star Wars series The Mandalorian and Ahsoka.

Dawson endorsed Barack Obama for re-election in 2012,[2] and Bernie Sanders for the Democratic nomination in the 2016 and 2020 presidential primaries.[3][4]

She dated U.S. Senator Cory Booker from 2019 until 2022.[5][6][7] Dawson adopted a 12-year-old girl in 2014.[8]

In February 2020, Dawson publicly came out as a member of the LGBT community.[9][10]


  1. Drumming, Neil (April 14, 2006). "Spotlight on Rosario Dawson". Entertainment Weekly. Archived from the original on March 23, 2012. Retrieved April 10, 2007.
  2. Smialek, Jeanna (September 5, 2012). "Democrats use DNC to woo Latino vote". The Daily Tar Heel. Retrieved April 25, 2016.
  3. Kahn, Mattie (March 25, 2016). "Rosario Dawson Supports Bernie Sanders in Powerful Open Letter". Elle. Retrieved April 25, 2016.
  4. Belle, Elly (March 11, 2020). "Plot Twist: Rosario Dawson & Cory Booker Just Endorsed Different Candidates". Refinery29. Retrieved March 18, 2020.
  5. Kurtz, Judy (March 14, 2019). "Rosario Dawson confirms relationship with Booker". The Hill. Washington, D.C.: Capitol Hill Publishing Corp., a subsidiary of News Communications, Inc.
  6. "Rosario Dawson and Sen. Cory Booker Have Split After More Than 2 Years as a Couple". People. February 13, 2022.
  7. "Cory Booker and Rosario Dawson Break Up After Three Years of Dating". Vanity Fair. February 13, 2022.
  8. Marquina, Sierra (December 2, 2014). "Rosario Dawson Adopts 12-Year-Old Daughter". Us Weekly. Retrieved June 2, 2018.
  9. Gilchrist, Tracy E. (2020-02-18). "Rosario Dawson Comes Out as LGBTQ While Explaining She Hadn't Before". Advocate. Retrieved 2020-02-18.
  10. Maurice, Emma Powys (2020-02-18). "Marvel star Rosario Dawson just came out while making an important point about bi-erasure". PinkNews. Retrieved 2020-02-18.

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