Quick Facts Dascha Polanco

  • NameDascha Polanco
  • FatherRub?n Dar?o Polanco
  • MotherJanet Polanco
  • NationalityDominican American
  • EthnicityWhite
  • ProfessionActress
  • Net Worth$5 million
  • Eye ColorBrown
  • Hair ColorBrown
  • Body MeasurementsN/A
  • Weight in KG57 KG
  • MarriedYes
  • Married toN/A
  • ChildrenTwo
  • EducationHunter College
  • AwardsNot Yet
  • MoviesGimme Shelter 2013
  • TV ShowOrange Is the New Black Since 2013

Dascha Polanco is one of the renowned personalities who is best recognized for the character as Dayanara on the comedy-drama web television series, Orange Is the New Black.

Dascha has two children, Dasany and Aryam but she hasn’t shared any information about her husband and likes to keep it in that way. 

Dascha Early life and Education

The Dominican American actress, Dascha Polanco was born on 3rd December 1982 in the Dominance Republic and moved to United State at a young age. Polanco was born to her father, Ruben Dario Polanco, mechanic and mother, Janet Polanco, cosmetologist.

The beautiful girl, Dascha Polanco pursued her bachelor’s degree in psychology from the Hunter College. After that, she started to work at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx while enrolled at the nursing school.

Dascha Polanco Career

Firstly, Dascha began her career on the television series, Unforgettable and NYC 22 as a supporting role. Her outstanding performance on the tv series was highly appreciated finally leading her way to her Tv series, Orange Is the New Black as a Dayanara along with Taylor Schilling, Laura Prepon, and Michael Harney, which is regarded as one of the most comedy programs till this date.

From the tv series, Orange Is the New Black, Polanco won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series.

After giving her diligent performance on the tv series, Dascha got an offer for the movie,  such as The Cobbler, Joy, The Perfect Match and much more. Currently, Polanco is busy with her popular tv series, Orange Is the New Black.

Dascha Personal life

In concern to her personal life,  Dascha has two children, Dasany and Aryam but information about her husband is hidden behind the walls. She likes to keep her personal life secret. And she has also managed to keep a very low profile within the social sites. Apart from this, she was pregnant at the age of 18 currently she has the responsibility of the two children.

Apart from this, she was pregnant at the age of 18 currently she has the responsibility of the two children. Dascha and her husband are happily living their married life with their children.

Dascha Net worth

Polanco earns a tremendous amount of money from her career. She has featured in several movies and TV series through which she receives a decent amount of money as salary. She also earn a good sum of money as an endorsement. 

Allocating information from several sources it is found out that her current net worth is estimated to be around $1.5 million as along with her attractive salary from which she lives a luxurious life with her children.