Irene Cara

Irene Cara

Irene Cara  American Actress

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Irene Cara is a 57 year old American Actress. Born Irene T Escalera on 18th March, 1959 in Bronx, New York, NY, she is famous for Movie Soundtrack for the movie in a career that spans 1968–present. Her zodiac sign is Pisces.

Irene Cara has been in an on-screen matchup with Debbie Allen in Fame (1980).

Irene Cara is a member of the following lists: Best Original Song Academy Award winning songwriters, American female country singers and American musical theatre actresses.

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Longest Relationship5 yrs
Shortest Relationship5 yrs
Average Relationship Length5 yrs
First Name Irene
Last Name Cara
Full Name at Birth Irene T Escalera
Age 57 years
Birthday 18th March, 1959
Birthplace Bronx, New York, NY
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Ethnicity Multiracial
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer, songwriter, actress, producer, dancer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Movie Soundtrack for the movie
Music Genre (Text) Disco, electropop, dance-rock, R&B, Electropop, Dance-Rock, Dance-rock
Music Genre Pop, Pop/Rock
Year(s) Active 1968–present, 1962–present
Music Style Adult Contemporary, Soft Rock, Contemporary Pop/Rock, Classical
Music Mood Stylish, Cheerful, Rousing, Bright, Lively, Slick
Instrument Vocals, Actor
Instrument (text) Vocals, piano
Record Label CTW (now Sesame Workshop), Universal Music, Warner Music Group
Associated Acts The Electric Company/The Short Circus, Diddy, DJ Bobo, DJ BoBo
Official Websites http://irenecara.com

Irene Cara (born Irene Cara Escalera; March 18, 1959) is an American singer, songwriter and actress. She became famous for her role as Coco Hernandez in the 1980 film Fame, earning her a Golden Globe nomination, and her recording of the song "Fame" became an international hit. Cara won an Academy Award in 1984 in the category of Best Original Song for co-writing "Flashdance... What a Feeling", which also became an international hit.

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NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Irene Cara57 PiscesActress
American
Conrad E. Palmisano68 Taurus

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
The Magic Voyage1992Marilyn (English version, voice)Movie
Hearts Are Wild1992TV Show
Happily Ever After1990Snow WhiteMovie
Gabriel's Fire1990Celine BirdTV Show
Caged in Paradiso1990EvaMovie
Bustin' Loose1987TV Show
Busted Up1986SimoneMovie
Certain Fury1985TracyMovie
City Heat1984Ginny LeeMovie
Killing 'em Softly1982JaneMovie
Sister, Sister1982Sissy LovejoyTV Movie
American Playhouse1981Myrlie EversTV Show
Fame1980CocoMovie
Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones1980Alice JeffersonTV Movie
Roots: The Next Generations1979Bertha Palmer HaleyTV Show
Sparkle1976SparkleMovie
What's Happening!!1976MariaTV Show
Apple Pie1976DancerMovie
Aaron Loves Angela1975AngelaMovie
Kojak1973AmyTV Show
The Electric Company1971Iris - Member of the Short CircusTV Show
Love of Life1951Daisy Allen (1970-1971)TV Show
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IM2NICE4UNov 14, 2008

IRENE WAS AN EXTREMELY ATTRACTIVE, TALENTED AND UNDERATED ACTRESS. SHE WAS CLASSY AS WELL. NEVER REACHED HER POTENTIAL...


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