Jordana Brewster

She is one of the few Latina’s that has ever starred in a franchise of its kind.

Jordana Brewster is a talented actress and model born in Panama with an incredibly successful career and over 4.3 million followers on Instagram.

Brewster is an actress and model born in Panama City, Panama that started her career in the entertainment industry as a young girl. Born the oldest of two daughters in 1980 to a swimsuit model from Brazil named Maria, and an investment banker named Alden, she got a small part as a child dancer in the 1988 Brazilian kids series Xuxa Against Evil. She left Brazil at the age of 10 and moved to New York City where she went to college and pursued acting.

Jordana Brewster, HOLA! USA Digital Cover©Hola

As a young actress, she starred in one episode of All My Children in 1995 before going on to star in over 100 episodes of As the World Turns. Brewster made her film debut in Robert Rodriguez’s 1998 horror film The Faculty and her life and career changed forever in 2001 when she was cast as Mia Toretto in The Fast & Furious opposite Vin Diesel and Paul Walker. Following the release of the film, she took a break from acting to finish school and graduated from Yale University in 2003 with a degree in English. She made her return to film immediately after starring in films like D.E.B.S. (2004) Annapolis (2006), and The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006).

Her beauty and style has always been appreciated and Maxim magazine has placed her on their annual Hot 100 Sexiest Women in the World list several times.

Jordana Brewster, HOLA! USA Digital Cover©Hola

In 2005, she was named the 54th sexiest woman, and in 2009 she reached number 9 with the release of Fast & Furious. Brewster reprised her role as Mia in the 4th, 5th, 6th, and 7th installment of the franchise as Brian O’ Conner’s (Walker) girlfriend. Unfortunately, Walker passed away before the movie was finished filming and the actress had the emotional task of standing across from his brother onset to finish the film. Following the tragedy, she took a step back from the franchise but returned for F9 (2021), which she discussed with HOLA! USA in an exclusive interview.

Along with Michelle Rodriguez, Brewster is one of the few Latina’s that has ever starred in a franchise of its kind.

The Fast and the Furious Premiere©GettyImages

Aside from film, she Brewster is an amazing mother and met the father of her children, Andrew Form onset of The Texas Chainsaw Massacre. They have two sons named Julian, 7, and Rowan, 5. The former couple got married in 2007 and she filed for divorce in 2020.

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