Biography - A Short Wiki
Dascha was born in the Dominican Republic, although she grow up in Brooklyn and later in Miami. Dascha already played some small roles before; however she got noticed by her appearance in the TV series Orange is The New Black. In this TV show Dascha plays Daya. Before coming back to work on season two, she played also in the movie Gimme Shelter. In the third season of the Orange is the New Black, Dascha will be featured as regular cast for the first time. Polanco often wears creative dresses with deep cleavages during public appearances. It outlines her large natural cup size and hot curves.
Family and Personal Life
She moved to the US from the Dominican Republic when she was a child, and was raised in Brooklyn and Miami by parents Rubén Darío Polanco and Janet Polanco. She has three children.
Elizabeth Rodriguez plays her mother in Orange is the New Black.
Dascha Polanco - Bikini Photos
Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Age (as of today)
|Date of Birth
|December 3, 1982
|Place of Birth
|1.65 m, 5 feet 4 inches
|80 kg, 176 lbs
|Net Worth / Wealth
Height, Weight, and Age
Dascha Polanco's height is pretty average measuring 1.65 m. The actor weighs 80 kg. Being born on December 3, 1982, translates to an age of 41 years as of todays date (February 28, 2024).
"I have learned to watch myself and give myself constructive criticism. Although I have to cover my face and peek sometimes!"Dascha Polanco
"I doodle all the time, even if I'm on the train."Dascha Polanco
"I love fashion and am not scared to deviate from the norm."Dascha Polanco
"I'm very proud to be representing Latinas and women of color, young mothers and full-figured women. I just love that we're seeing different types of people on screen."Dascha Polanco
"I had done theater during high school and college, but with my life and everything I had going on, I decided to go for the health field, where there were stable jobs."Dascha Polanco