Natalie Martinez was born on the 21st August 1984 in Miami, Florida, USA. She is an actress and model. She is best known for her role as Michelle Miller on the soap opera Fashion House or as the spokesmodel for JLO by Jennifer Lopez. She was in all forty-seven episodes of Fashion House from early 2006 to mid 2007. She has also been a leading cast member on the series Saints and Sinners, appearing in sixty-two episodes to date. She has just competed filming the movie Death Race, which is to be released in mid 2008. She is contracted to the Vision Modelling Agency in Los Angeles. Her mother made her try out for the job as spokesmodel for JLO, she was chosen over more than 5,000 other girls who auditioned. She is currently also in negotiations with a major producer of Mexican telenovelas to take a leading role in an upcoming series, she made the pilot in late 2006. She wants to do the part because she gets to use her parents language, Spanish, in the role, she is of Cuban decent. She has had two magazine covers so far, Cuban Cosmopolitan and Maxim UK edition, both in 2003.