Who is Dasany Kristal Gonzalez?
Dasany Kristal ‘Sany’ Gonzalez was born under the zodiac sign of Sagittarius on 16 December 2001, in New York City, USA; she holds American nationality, and her ethnicity is mixed of Dominican-American, and Hispanic descent. She is perhaps known best as the daughter of the actress Dascha Polanco, but is also known for her appearance as a 14 Year Old Dayanara in the episode “Tied to the Tracks” of the series “Orange Is the New Black”.
Early life and education
Dasany was raised by her mother, but the name of her father hasn’t been revealed; she has a younger half-brother Aryam.
She attended a local high school, and upon matriculating in 2019, she didn’t enroll at college but launched her career as an entrepreneur.
Dasany designed the line of lip-glosses and lashes, through being the owner of the company SassySany, and her products can be bought online on sassysany.com, and can also be seen on Instagram created under the name @sassysany.
Dasany’s personal Instagram account was established under the moniker ‘princess. Sany’, and is being followed by nearly 35,000 people; she launched her YouTube channel on 17 March 2020 under the same moniker, which is currently followed by over 400 people.
On 6 December 2021, Dasany uploaded her first official music video “RUDE GYAL”, which has been viewed over 300 times, and under the video, her fans commented how much they liked her song.
Love life and relationships
There were various rumors concerning both Dasany’s love life and sexual orientation, however, she hasn’t spoken about any man or woman whom she has been with.
As of December 2021, Dasany seems to be single, hasn’t been married or engaged, and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
One of Dasany’s favorite hobbies is modeling – she posts photos of herself in various clothing combinations onto her Instagram account.
She likes to sing and dance, her favorite musicians are Nicki Minaj, Jay-Z, and Drake, and her favorite songs are “I’m Legit”, “Race My Mind”, and “Money, Cash, Hoes”.
In her spare time, she likes to hang out with her friends, and go to the cinema, and nightclubs. She’s into traveling, and has visited several US states, with her favorite travel destination being Miami, Florida; she’s dreaming of visiting Bora Bora, French Polynesia.
Dasany is a big fan of movies – her favorite actors are Dylan O’Brien and Cillian Murphy, and her favorite actresses are Zendaya and Scarlett Johansson, with her favorite movies “The First Time”, “On the Edge”, and “Rough Night”.
Age, height, and net worth
Dasany is 19 years old, and has long, dark brown hair and brown eyes. She weighs around 120lbs (54kgs), and is 5ft 3ins (1.62m) tall, with vital statistics of 33-25-34.
As of December 2021, her net worth has been estimated at close to $500,000, with most of her income generated through her company.
Who is Dascha Polanco?
Dascha Yolaine Polanco was born under the zodiac sign of Sagittarius on 3 December 1982, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, so her ethnicity is Dominican.
She is an actress with over 20 credits to her name, perhaps known best for her role as Dayanara Diaz in the series “Orange Is the New Black”, which had 149 award nominations and won 53, including four Primetime Emmys.
For her performance, Dascha won American Latino Media Arts (ALMA) Award Special Achievement in Television, and three Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series, in 2015, ’16, and ’17, which she shares with other actors from the series.
Although Dascha was born in the Dominican Republic, when she was a child her family moved to the United States, so she spent most of her childhood in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, New York City, and in Miami, Florida. Her father was a mechanic and her mother a cosmetologist; she has two siblings, a brother and a sister, whose names remained unknown to the public.
Dascha attended a local high school, and upon matriculating in 2000, she enrolled at Hunter College, from which she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, in 2004.
She didn’t make her acting debut until 2011, portraying Estella in an episode of the series “Unforgettable”, followed by roles in movies such as “Gimme Shelter”, “The Cobbler”, “Joy”, and “The Perfect Match”, before she was cast to play one of her most notable roles on television, as Dayanara Diaz in “Orange Is the New Black”.
In 2019, Dascha made an appearance as Nurse acting alongside Al Pacino, Robert De Niro and Joe Pesci in the movie “The Irishman”, a biographic crime drama which had 350 nominations, including 10 for Oscars, and won 73 awards.
In the same year, she portrayed Ximema in the short movie “Spilt Milk”, which brought her an award Indie Grits, US Narrative Short Grit Special Mention- Acting, in 2020.
Dascha was next cast to play Cuca in the romantic musical drama “In the Heights” starring Anthony Ramos, Leslie Grace, and Corey Hawkins; the movie had 15 award nominations and won three, with Dascha nominated for Hollywood Music In Media Award (HMMA) Song – Onscreen Performance, which she shares with the other cast members.
Her most recent role was in the short TV series “Karma’s World”, in which she portrayed Ms. Camilla Torres. She’s also acted in the two movies = “Samaritan” and “Blood Relative” – with premieres announced in 2022.
Speaking of Dascha’s love life, it was quite interesting – she had her first boyfriend back in high school with whom she got pregnant at the age of seventeen. There are various rumors, but the only known thing about her relationships is that her children are from two fathers, although then were some speculations that she has one more child with a third man.
Dascha hasn’t spoken about her love life, as she prefers to keep it private, however, in an interview for liverampup.com in 2017, she stated: ‘I’m engaged to a good-hearted man that supports me and allows me to be me. We met at the Dominican Day parade’.
As of December 2021, it seems that Dascha is single, she was engaged, but hasn’t married, and has two children.
She is 39 years old, with long, curly brown hair and brown eyes; she weighs around 138lbs (63kgs) and is 5ft 4ins (1.65m) tall. Her net worth, as of late 2021, has been estimated at $5 million.