American actor and producer Benjamin Bratt has worked in both movies and on TV. In the 1990s, he had small parts in movies like “Demolition Man,” “Clear and Present Danger,” and “The River Wild” (1994). From 1995 to 1999, he played Detective Rey Curtis of the New York City Police Department on the NBC drama series Law & Order.
Bratt made the 2017 movie Dolores, which is about the life of American labor leader and civil rights activist Dolores Huerta. The movie was praised by critics and won several awards. Bratt won a Screen Actors Guild Award and was also nominated for two more. He has won four ALMA Awards and has been nominated for both a Primetime Emmy Award and a Blockbuster Entertainment Award. He is a member of the American Indian Movement and works for it.
On Thursday’s episode of Today with Hoda & Jenna, the 59-year-old actor told Hoda Kotb and Jenna Bush Hager about his marriage to actress Talisa Soto. Now people are curious to know what did he say about his wife and their 20-year marriage. Read on to know everything in detail.
Know About Benjamin And Talisha’ Happy Married Life
Soto and actor Benjamin Bratt started dating at the Montreal World Film Festival, where they both saw the premiere of Piero. In the movie, they were lovers. They got married in San Francisco on April 13, 2002, and now have two children.
Benjamin Bratt has been married for over 20 years, and he still loves his wife as much as he did on their first date. He told in the show, “The secret is that we just like each other. We have a lot of respect for each other, and our kids are the most important thing in our lives,” he said. “She always makes me smile. She’s funny, and she cares a lot. Every day, she shows me how lucky I am.”
Bush Hager asked Kotb, “Are you crying?” Kotb sighed and said, “Oh, my god.” “Kinda!” Kotb laughed and said, “I see.” Before the segment ended, Bratt gave his wife one last compliment and added with a smile, “By the way, have you seen my wife? She’s gorgeous.
Meet Benjamin Bratt’s Wife, Talisa Soto
Miriam Talisa Soto used to be an actress and a model. She is well-known for her roles as Bond girl Lupe Lamora in the James Bond movie Licence to Kill (1989) and as Kitana in the fantasy action movies Mortal Kombat (1995) and Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (1997). Soto was a model before she became an actress. She was in magazines like Mademoiselle, Glamour, and Elle.
Soto was born on March 27, 1967, in Brooklyn, New York City. He was the fourth and last child of parents from Puerto Rico who moved to New York. When she was young, her parents moved to Northampton, Massachusetts, where she grew up and went to public schools with her siblings.
People magazine picked Soto as one of the 50 most beautiful people in the world in 1990. In 1995, she was on the cover of the “Swimsuit Issue” of Sports Illustrated. She was #58 on Maxim’s list of the Hot 100 Women of 2002. Soto got married to the actor Costas Mandylor in 1997. In 2000, they split up.