- Date of Birth:
- June 12, 1950
- New York City
Sonia Manzano (born Sonia Manzano in New York City, New York on June 12, 1950) is an American actress and writer. Although she has a very extensive list of credits, Sonia is best known for her role in Sesame Street where she played Maria for 45 years. She announced her retirement from the iconic show in 2015. During her acting career, Sonia wrote a children’s book by the name of No Dogs Allowed.
Best Known For:
Sonia Manzano is best known for her role as Maria in Sesame Street.
Sonia Manzano is married to Richard Regan (1986) and has one daughter with him named Gabriella.