Zulay Henao a Colombian-American film and television actress is generally recognized among the people for her role as ‘Nikki’ in the horror movie ‘Hostel: Part III’. Also, Henao appeared in various movies such as Takers, Boy Wonders, The Single Mom Club, and many more.

Early Life Infromation Of Zulay Henao

Actress Zulay Henao was born on May 29, 1979, in Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia under the star sign of Gemini. Henao was raised in Colombia for four years however, later her entire family relocated to New Jersey, United States. 

Concerning, Henao’s education she graduated from high school in New Jersey. However, after her graduation from high school, she served in the U.S Army for three years which lead her education halfway.

 Career of Zulay Henao

 In 2005, Zulay appeared in ‘Film 101’, ‘Clearview’ low-budget movie. Shortly after in 2007 she made her first T.V. series debut in the drama ‘Lifetime.’ Following the same year, she also guests starred in the ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit’ as ‘Forensics Tech Casanueva’

Likewise, she was also offered supporting roles the same year in the movie ‘Illegal Tender’ and ‘Feel the Noise.’ Besides, in 2008 she starred in the horror movie ‘Grizzly Park.

Also, in 2009, Henao was offered for the female lead role in the sports action movie ‘The Fighting’ alongside well-known actor Channing Tatum. Also, she played in the science fiction movie S.Darko. Furthermore, she also showed up in several movies such as Takers(2010), Hostel: Part III(2011), Boy Wonder (2011).

Aside from that, she also portrayed the role of ‘Marianna Perez’ in the T.V. series ‘Love The Neighbour’ following with 26 episodes.

Relationship of Zulay Henao

As of now, Zulay Henao is not married, but she is in a dating relationship with American actor and director Kevin Connolly since 2019. With her partner, she has welcomed a girl named Kennedy Cruz Connoll in June 2021.

Zulay Henao with her partner Kevin Connolly
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Prior to this, she has faced two unsuccessful relationships. From 2008 to 2010 she dated Terrace Howard(American singer and actor, also well-known for his cast in the movie Empire). The duo seems to be dating each other since 2008 and got engaged in 2009. Likewise, Howard also announced their engagement, but unfortunately, the couple did not get a chance to share the vows.

Their relationship breakup leads to several controversies and confusion around the media when there was an announcement made by Zulay’s agent that the actress never dated Terrence neither was engaged.

Later on, in 2014 she started dating Joel Rush. But the detail on their relationship is missing.

Net Worth of Zulay Henao

Through her dedication and devotion, Henao is successful at achieving a hefty amount of money in her net worth. As of 2021, her estimated net worth is around $1 million which she achieved through her acting career.