About CARMEN PÉREZ
Carmen Pérez is an award-winning actress, charting singer, songwriter, visual artist and a U.S. Army Veteran (not activist). She was born in Bronx, New York and raised mostly in Puerto Rico. At 17 years old, she joined the U.S. Army active duty for 6 years. After being stationed overseas and in Washington, D.C., becoming a Sergeant by the age of 21, earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Government and International Politics with a minor in Legal Studies at George Mason University, she moved to Hollywood to pursue an acting career.
Carmen Pérez is currently recurring as Captain Vasquez on the Robert Rodriguez/Mark Burnett hit/Emmy-nominated TV series “Lucha Underground.” She has over 60 acting credits and won Best Supporting Actress by the Valley Theatre League Artistic Director Achievement (ADA) Awards for the play “Soldiers Don’t Cry” in 2003. She has had starring roles in He’s Just Not That Into You, Nip/Tuck, Everybody Hates Chris, General Hospital, amongst others.
As a singer/songwriter, an instrumental chillout/lounge music piece “Pajarito,” she co-wrote/co-composed with Matt Powell will be in the Café Del Mar ~ Dreams 9 album, to be released October 31, 2016. She has had hits on Billboard's Top 40 Hot Dance Club Play & Top 10 UK Commercial Pop Charts, “Emergency” & “Overload”, and UK chart topper, the Super Stylers remix of “Run Little Devil.” She also released an experimental album (Collective Fantasy) in 2014. She is currently working on her next EP to be released 2017 & a few music collaborations, including with an international act called Fantastiques.
As a visual artist, Carmen has been acclaimed for using bold edges and vibrant colors and is continuously inspired by her experiences and world travels. She has exhibited her artwork in the Los Angeles area and sold artwork on both the United States & internationally, including art commissions. For more information on her artwork, please visit www.carmenperezart.com.
News & Updates
April 24, 2017 - Carmen Pérez has been busy moving to Norway and getting situated there. In the mean time, she has now released an official lyric video for "Let It Rain", one of the songs in the "Space Girl" EP. Here's the link ~ https://youtu.be/oA1u780g3qI
March 14, 2017 - "Space Girl" music video is launched today! Link on YouTube is https://youtu.be/waEQTTG-J4c.
February 26, 2017 - One of Carmen Perez's international collaborations Fantastiques' 3rd EP "Ascension" is released and two of the songs from previous EPs will be featured in the Cirque Infernal in Toulouse, France opening March 31, 2017.
February 3, 2017 - Carmen Perez books and records a Spanish singing voiceover for a studio feature film starring Michael Keaton!
February 1, 2017 - Carmen Perez is featured in Top Mega News Magazine. To read more, click HERE.
January 26, 2017 - Carmen Perez will be LIVE via Google Hangout with the Masks Mats & Mayhem show at 6:45 P.M. Pacific Time to talk about the TV series "Lucha Underground", her role as Captain Vasquez in it, her new music, "Space Girl" & more. To tune in, click HERE & you can also stop by her Google+ Channel at https://plus.google.com/+CarmenPerezChannel.
January 23, 2017 - The music video for "I Love The Way You Kiss" is LIVE! Link: https://youtu.be/p5GAVcW3U34
January 19, 2017 - "She is producing mainstream medicine for the audience." WOW! What a FANTASTIC review on "Just What The Doctor Ordered" by KMS Music Blog! To read the full article, please click HERE.
January 18, 2017 - The music video for "Just What The Doctor Ordered" is LIVE! Link: https://youtu.be/Rc8k8zKTt9I
January 16, 2017 - Carmen Perez will be on live radio this morning from 10-12 Morning Coffee on PaxStereo.tv ~ Click on link to listen: http://paxstereo.tv/nu-new-sportz-broadcast/
January 13, 2017 - "Space Girl" is now on iTUNES ~ Click HERE to get it. :)
January 11, 2017 - The music video for the Spanish version of "Rocket Science", called "Genio" is now live. Click HERE to watch.
January 10, 2017 - Rude Boy Magazine/Blog article - "Carmen Perez Is A Renaissance Woman" ~ To read more, click on http://rblmag.com/carmen-perez/.
January 5, 2017 - Carmen Perez interviews on live radio with Aaron Sanchez's 'The Morning Show' at KMET1490am.com for the World Premiere of her EP 'SPACE GIRL'. She talks about her music, her "Rocket Science" music video, her acting role on "Lucha Underground" among other things.To watch "Rocket Science" - Click HERE.
January 1, 2017 - TAEM News Flash! Singer CARMEN PEREZ in the News Again! Online magazine TAEM & Eerie Digest interview Carmen Perez. Click HERE to read full interview.
October 25, 2016 - "Pajarito," a fusion of classical Spanish guitar & electric chillout/lounge musicpiece Carmen Perez co-composed is included in the "Café Del Mar ~ Dreams 9" album, released October 31, 2016.
August 15, 2016 - As a U.S. Army Veteran, Carmen Perez was inducted into the American Legion - Hollywood Post 43 (Home Of The Stars).
February 11, 2016 - Actress Carmen Perez joins the cast of "Lucha Underground." (Flickering Myth)