Lourdes Benedicto Bio



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Lourdes Benedicto is an American actress best known for her role Eva Rios on the series Nine, and for her role Alicia Lawson on the series Cashmere Mafia. Lourdes Benedicto was born on November 12, 1974 in Brooklyn, New York.  Lourdes first appeared in the 1990 movie Gryphon as Monica.  In 1996 Lourdes had a prominent recurring role on the series NYPD Blue as Gina Colon. 


In 2000 Lourdes was cast as one the main character on the series Titans as Samantha Sanchez but the series was cancelled after 13 episodes.  Lourdes also had a prominent role on the series 24 as Carrie Turner a former friend and boss of one the main character Michelle. 


In 2009 Lourdes had a prominent role on the series V as the fiancÚ of Ryan Nichols and the mother of his half human and alien baby. 

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1996-2000 NYPD Blue as Gina Colon

1999 Law & Order Special Victims Unit as Angela Torres/Sho Ling-Fu

2000 Resurrection Blvd as Darcy

2000-2001 Titans as Samantha Sanchez

2001 Dawson's Creek as Karen Torres

2001 ER as Rena Trujillo

2001 Strong Medicine as Carmen Infante

2003 24 as Carrie Turner

2003 The Lyons Den as Lisa Falward

2005 The Dead Zone as Eva Cortez

2006-2007 The Nine as Eva Rios

2008 Cashmere Mafia as Alicia Lawson

2008 Numb3rs as Estella Ramirez

2009-2010 V as Valerie Stevens

1999 Drive Me Crazy as Chloe Frost

2002 The Locket as Amanda Ibarra

2003 The Fighting Temptations as Rosa Lopez

2003 Two Days as Rachel Adams

2005 Silver Bells as Lizzie

2006 Unbeatable Harold as Cinnamon

2010 Stew as Yolanda