Brooklyn Center Cinema
in collaboration with the
Brooklyn College Arts Council
"Girlfight" is Michelle Rodriguez's feature
film debut. Found at an open casting call
in New York City, Rodriguez was one of
350 hopeful actors who were considered
for the lead. She had never acted or
boxed before the film.
Now living in Jersey City, she divided her
childhood between the Dominican
Republic, Texas and Puerto Rico.
Rodriguez trained for five months with a
professional boxing coach in preparation
for her role as the angry and fearless
5:30pm - Walt Whitman Theatre