Actress Ana De Armas has become quite a prominent name within the industry with her recent projects. The actress who started her career by starring in a Cuban movie later moved to Hollywood in 2015. Recently, she was seen in Deep Waters in which she starred alongside Ben Affleck. Moreover, the actress has an exciting line-up of projects for this year with her upcoming Marilyn Monroe biopic. The actress, although, ventured here just a few years ago has worked in several notable films.
Early Life of Ana De Armas
Armas was born in 1988 in Havana, Cuba where she enrolled in Havana National Theatre at 14 following her acting interest. In Cuba, she worked in films like “Una rosa de Francia,” “El edén Perdido,” and “Madrigal.” Shortly, she moved to Madrid, Spain at the age of 18. There she was roped in a teenage drama series at the basis of her film “Una rosa de Francia.” She portrayed the role of Carolina in the series named “El Internado.” She earned a name in Spain by portraying the role for six seasons in the series. Moreover, she worked in movies like “El callejón” in 2011 and “Anabel” in 2015.
Hollywood Career Of Ana De Armas
Eventually, she decided to explore Hollywood and moved to LA in 2015. For the initial four months there, she trained to learn English. Moving on, her first project came along which was opposite Keanu Reeves in Knock Knock. In 2016 she worked in the film Exposed which was produced by Reeves. Moreover, in the same year, she worked in Hands of Stone and War Dogs.
In 2017, Armas appeared as a hologram in Blade Runner 2049. The actress garnered positive reviews for the role and also attained public attention. Furthermore, her notable work until then came in 2019 with Knives Out. Along with positive reviews this time she also landed a nomination for a Golden Globe Award in the Best Actress in a Motion Picture Comedy or Musical category.
In 2020, Ana worked in four films “The Informer,” “The Night Clerk,” “Sergio,” and “Wasp Network.” Her work in all four of them was noted by the audience and critics alike. Ana De Armas then played Poloma, a Cuban CIA agent in the popular film “No Time To Die”. The film starred Daniel Craig and was released in 2021. Furthermore, within the same year, she worked for Deep Waters that released recently this year. Now, Ana De Armas is set to appear as icon Marilyn Monroe in her biopic Blonde.
Armas’ Net Worth
The actress presently has a reported net worth equalling $4 Billion. Moreover, she is also working on a project with her Knives Out co-star Chris Evans. Both of them were recently spotted shooting for the upcoming movie Ghosted. Previously, Scarlett Johansson was about to play the lead opposite Evans. However, the actress parted ways with the project, apparently, due to timeline and date issues. Consequently, Ana De Armas whose chemistry with Evans was already set in Knives Out came on board.
The film doesn’t have many details to spill as yet, however, it’s going to be a romantic action-adventure. Moreover, Deadpool and Zombieland writers Paul Wernick and Rhett Reese are in charge of the script. And Dexter Fletcher is directing the project. Apart from this, Chris Evans and Ana will also be seen in the upcoming Netflix film The Gray Man. The film will hit the screens towards the end of this year.