Saundra Santiago


SAUNDRA SANTIAGO, who currently portrays Beatriz in the world-premiere production of Victoria E. Calderon's Manipulation at Off-Broadway's Cherry Lane Theatre, appeared on Broadway in Nine, A View From the Bridge, Chronicle of a Death Foretold. Off-Broadway: Hello Again, Bedfellows, Young Girl and the Monsoon, Spike Hells, Road to Nirvana. She portrayed Eva in the national tour of Evita. TV credits include series regular Gina Calabrese on "Miami Vice," "To Sir With Love (Part II)," "Edna Buchanan," "Law & Order," "One Life to Live," and recurring characters Jean and Joan Cusamano on HBO's "The Sopranos." She was the recipient of an ALMA Award for Outstanding Actress on
"Guiding Light" for playing Carmen Santos. Film: High Life, Nick and Jane, Carlito's Way, Beat Street and Garmento. Lifetime member of The Actors Studio.