Actress Lana Lourdes was born on January 14, 1972 in Detroit, Michigan, to a shoe factory worker and a nurse. She graduated with a bachelor degree in arts, and had her first stage appearance in a small off-Broadway production. She used the critical acclaim for her performance to land another acting job. In the mid 90’s Lana Lourdes appeared in an interesting mix of projects. Her range of roles included appearances in TV movie, comedy, action-adventure film, and a guest appearance on the popular show “Earl”. Apart from her on screen success, Lana Lourdes also proved her acting abilities on the stage. Her mix of interesting projects, and her devotion to acting, brought her glowing reviews. Actress Lana Lourdes has received an array of honors, including two Obie Awards, one for breakthrough, and other for best lead actress in a studio theatre production. She continues to tackle various projects, proving her undisputable acting abilities.