Diane Guerrero is a beautiful American actress who was born to Colombian parents in the US but her family was unfortunately deported back to Colombia when she was very young. Venturing into acting was no mistake for Diane as she grew up with the zeal of being an actress someday.
She had her breakthrough in the film industry with her appearance in the 2013 TV series Orange is The New Black. Her amazing role in the five seasons of the series contributed to the film going on to win the Screen Actors Guild Awards three consecutive times.
Guerrero is also a committed volunteer with several non-profit organizations which are aimed at helping immigrants in the United States and her selfless service earned her presidential recognition as the Presidential Ambassadors for Citizenship and Naturalization by former president Barack Obama.
Who Is Diane Guerrero?
The pretty American actress who is a popular face in the series Orange is the New Black was born in New Jersey, in the United States, on the 21st day of June 1986. Diane’s parents are Colombian citizens who migrated to the United States of America to look for greener pastures. Unfortunately, when she was 14, they were sent back to their home country alongside her brother. The young Diane was later taken in by another Colombian family in Boston where she spent most of her childhood.
Diane Guerrero studied at the Boston Arts Academy where she majored in Music before proceeding to study Political Science and Communication.
When Diane eventually decided to enhance her acting career, she relocated to New York in 2011 to study acting professionally at the Susan Batson Studios. Her breakthrough role came in 2012 when she acted in the web series Orange is the New Black, playing the role of Maritza Ramos. Diane gave such an outstanding performance that made the series land several awards and recognition. Also, Diane Guerrero is popular for her appearance in the sitcom Jane the Virgin.
Diane Guerrero also has films she has appeared in including Open Vacancy where she played the role of Tatiana, Saved by the Pole as Princess, Emoticon as Amanda Nevins, My Man Is a Loser as Malea, Beyond Control as Tash and so many others. Some television series which she has been featured in include: Blue Bloods as Carmen, Person of Interest as Ashley, Taxi Brooklyn as Carmen Lopez, Superior Donuts as Sofia, Elena of Avalor where she voiced Vestia in three episodes of the series and she’s set to be featured in the DC Universe series Doom Patrol where she will be playing the role of Crazy Jane.
Aside from her acting career, Diane Guerrero is a well-recognized volunteer and an ambassador for the Immigration Legal Resource Center, a nonprofit group with the sole purpose of giving quality education to the public concerning matters about immigrants. She is also a member of the board for the Mi Familia Vote, which is also a nonprofit group with the sole aim of fighting for the social justice of immigrants.
Diane’s relentless effort towards her selfless service earned her the position of Ambassador for Citizenship and Naturalization which was given to her by President Barrack Obama in 2015. Recently, she gained recognition at the 2018 Phillip Burton Immigration & Civil Rights Awards to keep up with her selfless services.
Who Is Her Boyfriend?
Diane Guerrero was known to have been in a committed relationship in the past with Joseph Ferrara, a guy who hails from New Jersey and is said to have been working in a coffee shop. The pair had a very lovely relationship while it lasted as Diane is said to have considered Joseph a great partner, however, their love ended a year later for reasons unknown.
Although Diane Guerrero maintains her relationship status as single, she was seen around with an unknown guy at Miami Beach back in April 2017.
Diane Guerrero Net Worth
The gorgeous American actress has amassed a good figure for herself in terms of earnings as is evident in the comfortable life she is leading. Although she has not revealed her specific earnings, sources have pegged her net worth at approximately $2 million and above.