Rosario Dawson has garnered praise not only for her numerous leading roles, but for her work with a range of influential organizations. Dawson is an active board member of V-Day, an organization founded by Eve Ensler, where she travels worldwide to stop violence against women. In 2004, Dawson co-founded a non-partisan political organization called Voto Latino. Their outreach has targeted youth and helped register over 35,000 voters. Dawson also lends her time and efforts to the Lower Eastside Girls Club in Manhattan and is an ardent environmentalist doing work with a variety of organizations including the Environmental Media Association.
Dawson made her film debut in KIDS and has since been seen in PERCY JACKSON, SEVEN POUNDS, EAGLE EYE, SIN CITY, RENT, THE 25th HOUR & most recently, UNSTOPPABLE. She will be seen next in ZOOKEEPER.