Michelle Rodriguez: From Extra to Star!:
Michelle Rodriguez began her acting career as an extra, playing bit parts in films. Her big break came in 2000 when she auditioned for and landed the lead role in Girlfight. Her firey performance led to Girlfight winning a Grand Jury Prize at Sundance in 2000.
Michelle Rodriguez on the Big and Small Screen:
After her smashing success in Girlfight, Michelle Rodriguez went on to star in 3AM, The Fast and the Furious, Resident Evil and Blue Crush. She then landed a role in Lost, one of TV's hottest dramas.
Michelle Rodriguez in BloodRayne:
Michelle Rodriguez played in BloodRayne in 2005 with Kristanna Loken. In an interview with FHM magazine Kristann Loken said of she and Michelle, "Wed hang out, drink a lot of crappy vodka and hit the clubs. One of them had a pool inside it. We would go, get really drunk and end up swimming in it by the end of the night." When asked by FHM if she made out with Rodriguez, Loken replied, "I plead the fifth on that."
Michelle Rodriguez & Kristanna Loken:
Kristanna Loken is talking more now about her relationship with Michelle Rodriguez. In an interview with The Advocate magazine in November 2006, Kristanna Loken admitted she is involved with Michelle Rodriguez. When the interviewer asked Loken about her relationship with Rodriguez, Loken laughed and said, "Just don't look upstairs, OK?"
Although people have speculated about Michelle Rodriguez's sexual orientation since her break-out role in Girlfight, Michelle Rodriguez has not come out as lesbian or bisexual.
Michelle Rodriguez Quotes:
"I don't want people thinking of me sexually. I don't want people to be like, 'She's hot-looking,' you know? I want them to listen to me for what I am saying."
"My favorite part of my body is my brain. I think no matter what my body looks like I won't be satisfied unless I know how to use it."