Irene Cara

Irene Cara
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Irene Cara  American Actress
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Irene Cara was previously married to Conrad E. Palmisano (1986 - 1991).

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Irene Cara is a 63 year old American Actress. Born Irene Cara Escalera on 18th March, 1959 in Bronx, New York, New York USA, she is famous for Movie Soundtrack for the movie flashdance in a career that spans 1962–present. Her zodiac sign is Pisces.

Irene Cara has been in 2 on-screen matchups, including Debbie Allen in Fame (1980) and Philip Michael Thomas in Sparkle (1976).

Irene Cara is a member of the following lists: Epic Records artists, 1962 births and American film actors.

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Relationship Statistics

TypeTotalLongestAverageShortest
Married1 5 years - -
Total1 5 years - -

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First Name Irene
Middle Name Cara
Maiden Name Escalera
Full Name at Birth Irene Cara Escalera
Alternative Name Irene Cara Escalera, Irene T Escalera
Age 63 years
Birthday 18th March, 1959
Birthplace Bronx, New York, New York USA
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 flashdance
Music Genre (Text) Disco, Electropop, Dance-Rock, R&B, pop
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, piano/keyboards, keyboards
Record Label CTW (now Sesame Workshop), Universal Music, Warner Music Group, Epic, Geffen, Elektra, RSO, Network
Associated Acts The Electric Company/The Short Circus, Diddy, DJ Bobo
Official Websites http://irenecara.com

Irene Cara Escalera (born March 18, 1959) known professionally as Irene Cara, is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and actress. Cara sang and co-wrote the song "Flashdance... What a Feeling" (from the film Flashdance), for which she won an Academy Award for Best Original Song and a Grammy Award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance in 1984. Cara is also known for playing the role of Coco Hernandez in the 1980 film Fame, and for recording the film's title song "Fame". Prior to her success with Fame, Cara portrayed the title character Sparkle Williams in the original 1976 musical drama film Sparkle.

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NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Irene Cara63 PiscesActress
American
Conrad E. Palmisano74 TaurusStunts
American

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
The Magic Voyage1992Marilyn (English version, voice)Movie
Hearts Are Wild1992TV Show
Happily Ever After1990Snow White (voice)Movie
Gabriel's Fire1990Celine BirdTV Show
Caged in Paradiso1990EvaMovie
Bustin' Loose1987TV Show
Busted Up1986SimoneMovie
Certain Fury1985Tracy FreemanMovie
City Heat1984Ginny LeeMovie
The Gavin & Lott Show1983TV Show
Killing 'em Softly1982Jane FloresMovie
Sister, Sister1982Sissy LovejoyTV Movie
Irene1981Irene CannonTV Movie
Fame1980CocoMovie
Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones1980Alice JeffersonTV Movie
American Playhouse1980Myrlie EversTV Show
Irene Cara: Fame (Movie Version)1980CocoShort Film
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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