Born in Miami, Florida, Natalie Martinez is a model and actress probably best known for her role in the film Death Race.
Natalie graduated from St. Brendan High School in 2002 and later attended Miami Dade College. When she was 15, she took some photos and landed a spot for TJ Maxx. As a high school senior, she applied to be the model for J. Los clothing line.
She beat out thousands of other hopefuls to become the spokesmodel for JLO by Jennifer Lopez and also appeared in music videos, including Rain Over Me by Pitbull, and others for Sean Paul and Justin Timberlake. Natalie has also appeared in Maxim, Stuff and Open Your Eyes.
Natalie said of modeling, Its all in your eyes. You have to look at the camera like you want it. Its supposed to be very sexy. And yet, she knows modeling has its limits. I want to have something to fall back on. Im not going to be beautiful forever (maxim.com).
Shes made guest appearances in telenovas and the crime drama Detroit 1-8-7 and the feature film End of Watch.
Natalie Martinez said of End of Watch: The film really gives you anxiety, not just because of the brutality, but also because you get so invested in the characters. The whole cast had great chemistry, and Im proud to have been a part of it.
Natalie said in an interview with Maxim, Growing up in Miami definitely made me an active person. Im always running in the park with my dogs or skateboarding with friends. I also train MMA, specifically Muay Thai. Im planning to get in the ring soon, but just for fun.
Natalie Martinez misses the beach and warm weather in Miami. She said of Cubanas, [Were] very strong women. So dont mess with us, dont take us for granted!
When asked if she thinks people in Miami have more sex than people in other cities, based on a poll, she said, Probably. Were always half-naked, and everyone comes here to have a good timeand sex is a really good time!
When considering dating a guy, Natalie said, Im a tough cookie, so I need a mans man who is independent and outgoing. Jealousy is probably my biggest turnoff. That and being a bad kisserthe best way for a guy to get my attention is to make me laugh. And she has girl crushes. I could give you a whole list! (maxim.com).
Natalie Martinez thinks her butt is her best feature. Every year my body gets a little more voluptuous, and Ive learned to appreciate it.
Natalie Martinez splits her time between Los Angeles and Miami.