Puerto Rican-born actress Lymari Nadal signed for her first high-profile role as Eva in Ridley Scott's acclaimed period crime saga American Gangster (2007), opposite Russell Crowe and Denzel Washington. For that effort, Nadal and her co-stars netted a Screen Actors Guild nomination for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.
Biography by Nathan Southern
- Moved to the United States in 2001.
- Worked in theater in San Juan after earning her master's degree.
- ABC developed a sitcom based on her experiences in grad school, but it was never picked up.