The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States
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Total Recall (1990)
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Rachel Ticotin (born November 1, 1958) is an American film and television actress. Ticotin (pronounced tick-oh-tin) was born in the Bronx, New York, the daughter of Iris Torres, a Puerto Rican educator, and Abe Ticotin, a Jewish used car salesman. Her brother, Sahaj, is a musician and the lead singer for his rock group, Ra. Ticotin grew up in the South Bronx, which has a large population of Puerto Ricans, and where she received her primary and secondary education. Ticotin`s parents enrolled her in the Ballet Hispanico of New York where she took ballet lessons. Among the movies in which she has been cast in are the following, Critical Condition (1986) as Rachel Arwood, Where the Day Takes You (1992) as Officer Landers, Falling Down (1993) as Detective Sandra Torres, Total Recall (1990) as Melina alongside Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sharon Stone, (1997) as Mcbride alongside Omar Epps in First Time Felon and Con Air (1997) alongside Nicolas Cage, where she earned an ALMA Award for her role as prison guard Sally Bishop. In 1995, she played the role of Doña Inez, the Mexican mother of Don Juan DeMarco in the tongue-in-cheek romantic comedy of the same name, with Johnny Depp playing the title role. Ticotin has participated in over 40 film and television series, recently appearing in Man on Fire (2004) as Mariana and The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (2005). Ticotin was cast as Vangie Gonzalez Taylor in the second season of PBS`s television series American Family alongside Edward James Olmos, Esai Morales, Raquel Welch and Kate del Castillo. Ticotin most recently appeared on television in season 2 of the popular ABC series Lost. She was cast as Captain Teresa Cortez, mother of Michelle Rodriguez`s character Ana Lucia Cortez.
In 1983, Ticotin married David Caruso, with whom she had a daughter, Greta, born June 1, 1984. In 1989, she divorced Caruso and in 1998 married Peter Strauss, to whom she is still married.
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Rachel Ticotin (born November 1, 1958) is an American film and television actress. She has appeared in films such as Fort Apache, The Bronx; Total Recall and Con Air. She has appeared in the NBC legal drama Law & Order: Los Angeles as Lt. Arleen Gonzales.
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Married||Peter Strauss and Rachel Ticotin
have been married since 31st Dec 1998. |||
Peter Strauss and Rachel Ticotin have been married for 17 years. They were dating for 1 year after getting together in Dec 1997 and were married on 31st Dec 1998.
Rachel Ticotin was previously married to David Caruso (1983 - 1987).
She has also been in relationships with Arnold Schwarzenegger (1989).
Rachel Ticotin has a daughter named Greta, age 32.
Rachel Ticotin is a 57 year old American Actress. Born on 1st November, 1958 in The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States, she is famous for Total Recall (1990) in a career that spans 1978-present. Her zodiac sign is Scorpio.
Rachel Ticotin has been in 6 on-screen matchups, notably with Andy Garcia in Steal Big Steal Little (1995), Arnold Schwarzenegger in Total Recall (1990), Bryan Brown in F/X2 (1991), Kiefer Sutherland in Desert Saints (2000) and Paul Newman in Fort Apache the Bronx (1981).
Rachel Ticotin is a member of the following lists:
American actresses of Puerto Rican descent,
Actresses from New York City and
American stage actresses.
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