Zoe Saldana talks GOG2: ‘I loved being back with everybody and feeling like I was part of that family again…’

A natural born female warrior, Saldana is fiercely proud of her Caribbean heritage (born in New York City, her family moved to the Dominican Republic when she was 10 after her father died in a car accident.) Growing up with strong Latina female role models both “emboldend and inspired” her as an actress and it’s her forceful side as well as her lithe beauty that first appealed to director James Cameron when he chose her to play Neytiri in Avatar, a role she will return to shortly when Cameron begins shooting the three back-to-back Avatar sequels later this year.

‘I loved being back with everybody and feeling like I was part of that family again…’

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