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Zulay Henao talks about playing Marianna on Love Thy Neighbor, a new TV sitcom airing on Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network.
Zulay Henao was born in Medellin, Colombia on May 29, 1979, and moved to the United States with her family when she was four years old. Living in New Jersey, she knew from an early age that she wanted to be an actress. But Henao didn’t follow the conventional route to fame. In fact, she took a pit stop and joined the U.S. Army after graduating from high school. While stationed at Fort Bragg, N.C., she found time to study at Methodist College. After completing her commitment to the military, Zulay decided to pursue her dream of performing.