Jacqueline Obradors: Marisol Reyes

Jacqueline Obradors
Jacqueline Obradors

Jacqueline Obradors story is an interesting one! She has had a long and illustrious, varied career! In short, I was impressed by this actress!

Jacqueline Obradors Biography

About Jacqueline

First, Jacqueline Obradors, is an American actress who is best recognized for appearing as Detective Rita Ortiz on the ABC’s crime drama series ‘NYPD Blue’. In the past, she has also guest-starred in a number of TV series, such as ‘Diagnosis Murder’, ‘The John Larroquette Show’, ‘L.A. Doctors’, ‘Cold Case’, ‘The Glades’, ‘Young Justice: Invasion’ and will appear in ‘Mayans MC‘, just to name a few.

LOS ANGELES – JANUARY 20: The cast of “NYPD Blue”, (L-R) Jacqueline Obradors, Dennis Franz, Currie Graham, Bonnie Somerville, Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Henry Simmons, Gordan Clapp and Bill Brochtrup pose for a portrait on the Twentieth Century Fox lot on January 20, 2005 in Los Angeles, California. The series aired it’s final episode on March 1, 2005. (Photo by vince Bucci/Getty Images)

In addition, the actress has also performed on the silver screen, making appearances in films like ‘Six Days, Seven Nights’, ‘Tortilla Soup’, ‘A Man Apart’, ‘Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo’, ‘Unstoppable’, ‘Crossing Over’ and ‘Bad Asses’.

Other Projects and Awards

Furthermore, Jacqueline Obradors has appeared in several popular magazines like ‘Playboy,’ ‘People,’ and ‘Stuff.’ As a matter of fact, her acting skills have earned her multiple nominations for the ALMA Awards and Blockbuster Entertainment Awards.

Jacqueline Obradors’ Early Life and Education

*** Local Caption *** 06/00/1998. A Jacqueline Obradors, actress, photo session.

In the first place, Jacqueline Obradors was born Jacqueline  Danell Obradors on October 6, 1966, in San Fernando, California to Angie and Albert Obradors. Her parents emigrated to the United States from Argentina before she was born. Her mother Angie was a church worker and father Albert was an office cleaning business owner. She is 5’ 4” Tall. Additionally, Jacqueline worked as a cashier at Hughes Market in Canoga Park, California before she decided to pursue a career in acting. Without a doubt, the actress is a beautiful, strong, and confident woman. She enjoys yoga and travelling.

Jacqueline Obradors’ Career

Jacqueline Obradors began her career in acting with an appearance in a television Parker Lewis Can’t Lose in 1992 and subsequently landed one-off roles in series such as Diagnosis Murder, Murder She Wrote, George Lopez, Franklin & Bash, The Glades.

In the beginning, Jacqueline’s first film role came in the form of Red Sun Rising (1994), and she later worked as Vasquez in the 1995 movie Soldier Boyz. Obradors got her breakthrough movie three years later when she starred opposite Harrison Ford in Six Days Seven Nights (1998). She earned a Blockbuster Entertainment Award nomination for her performance in the movie.

SIX DAYS SEVEN NIGHTS, from left, David Schwimmer, Jacqueline Obradors, 1998, ©Buena Vista Pictures

Later, she played the recurring characters Detective Elena Vera in Battery Park (2000), Sofia in Freddie (2005-06) and Paloma Reynosa in NCIS (2010).

In 2001 she voiced Audrey Rocio Ramirez in the animated Disney’s Atlantis: The Lost Empire, as well as its 2003 sequel Atlantis: Milo’s Return.

Soon after this, she starred in the film ‘Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo’ as well as in the drama series ‘Jesse’ and ‘Battery Park’.

During this time, she also appeared in the movies ‘A Man Apart’ and ‘Unstoppable’ and, thereafter, was featured as Phadkar in the flick ‘Crossing Over’ in 2009

The American beauty made a guest appearance in the drama series ‘Paloma Reynosa’ in 2010. The following year, she appeared in an episode of ‘The Glades’. Jacqueline Obradors did the movie ‘Bad Asses’ in 2014.

Without a doubt, Jacqueline Obradors is best  known for her 2001 role of Detective Rita Ortiz on ABC’s NYPD Blue. She is represented by Luber Roklin Entertainment and Kazarian Measures Ruskin & Associates.

Personal Life

For one thing, Jacqueline Obradors is married to Juan Garcia. Not to mention, her husband Juan Garcia is a movie producer known for his involvement in movies like The Net, Bounce, and El Mariachi.


  • Lucifer (TV Show)  – Alexa – 2018
  • The Secret Life of the American Teenager (TV Show) –   2013
  • NCIS (TV Show) – Paloma Reynosa – 2010
  • Cold Case (TV Show) – Julie Ramierez – 2009
  • Freddie (TV Show) – Sofia – 2006
  • NYPD Blue (TV Show) – Detective Rita Ortiz – 2005
  • George Lopez (TV Show) – Gloria – 2003
  • A Man Apart (Movie)- Stacy Vetter – 2003
  • Atlantis, Milo’s Return (Movie) – Audrey – 2003
  • Some of My Best Friends (TV Show) – Michelle – 2001
  • Tortilla Soup (Movie) – Carmen Narajano – 2001
  • Atlantis: The Lost Empire (Movie) Audrey Ramirez – 2001
  • Strong Medicine (TV Show) – Delores Rivera – 2000
  • Battery Park (TV Show) – Elena – 2000
  • Jesse (TV Show) – Irma – 1999-2000
  • Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (Movie) – Elaine Fowler – 1999
  • Six Days, Seven Nights (Movie) –  Angelica -1998
  • Silk Stalkings (TV Show) – Maria – 1997
  • Murder, She Wrote (TV Show) – in the episode Death Goes Double Platinum — 1996
  • Live Shot (TV Show) –  Sonya Lopez – – 1995

Mayans MC

Specifically, Jacqueline Obradors will play Marisol Reyes, the matriarch of the Reyes family. Therefore, she is Angel and EZ’s mother. Although, Marisol’s rosary may be worn, her righteous sense of justice remains vibrant. Also, Edward James Olmos plays the Reyes clan’s patriarch. In conclusion, she was mentioned in the series’ premiere episode, “Perro/Oc” and we learned a little more about her in the second episode, “Escorpión/Dzec.” In conclusion, stay tuned to see what additional information about her Episode 3 will bring.

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