UPN - Live Shot

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[Wanda De Jesús]

Wanda De Jesús

DB: 8/26 New York, NY

Wanda De Jesús stars as investigative reporter Liz Vega in Live Shot, the new, fast-paced ensemble drama series from RYSHER Entertainment for broadcast on UPN.

A former series regular on the primetime drama Mariah as well as daytime drama Santa Barbara, De Jesús' impressive television credits also include guest starring roles on such series as Civil Wars, Equal Justice, L.A. Law, Lifestories, Babylon 5, Hitman, Another World, Matlock, Grand Slam, Prime Target and Our Family Honor. She has also co-starred in the feature films "Downtown," "Robocop 2," the soon-to-be-released "Glass Shield" with Ice Cube and "Captain Nuke and the Bomber Boys" with Martin Sheen and Joe Mantegna.

De Jesús has put her extensive training to work in a variety of Broadway, Off-Broadway and regional stage productions, including "Cuba and his Teddy Bear," with Robert DeNiro; "Death and the Maiden," with Jimmy Smits; "Floating Islands"; "Summer and Smoke," with Christopher Reeve; "The Day You'll Love Me"; "The Bronx Zoo"; "Miriam's Flowers"; "Women Without Men"; "Ariano," directed by George C. Wolfe and "Antigone."

She is the recipient of the Nosotros organization's Golden Eagle Award.

A native of New York, she resides in Los Angeles.

Live Shot is produced by RYSHER Entertainment for broadcast on UPN.

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Last modified on July 17, 1995