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Maria Pilar Canals is a Hispanic actress, born in Miami, Florida, September 28, 1966. She received her Theatre degree from the University of Miami's drama school, and has worked extensively in theatre in both Miami and Los Angeles. She made her network television debut in the 1993 TV series Key West and has appeared in such films as America's Sweethearts and The Master of Disguise. The Hispanic world Hispanic (Spanish Hispano, from Latin Hispānus, adjective from Hispānia, Iberian Peninsula) is a term denoting a derivation from Spain, its people and culture. ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke whilst waiting between takes during location filming. ... This article is about the city in Florida. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... September 28 is the 271st day of the year (272nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1966 (MCMLXVI) was a common year starting on Saturday (the link is to a full 1966 calendar). ... Serge Sudeikins poster for the Bat Theatre (1922). ... The University of Miami, sometimes called UM or The U, is a private university, founded in 1925, with its main campus in the city of Coral Gables in metropolitan Miami, Florida, in the United States. ... Americas Sweethearts (2001) is a romantic comedy film, directed by Joe Roth, starring Julia Roberts, Billy Crystal, John Cusack and Catherine Zeta-Jones. ... The Master of Disguise is a film released in 2002 starring Dana Carvey, James Brolin and Brent Spiner. ...

She has gained much recognition with comic book fans in recent years for her role as Hawkgirl/Shayera Hol on Bruce Timm's Justice League and Justice League Unlimited series. She also had recurring role in Static Shock as Sally Sandoval — a news reporter, and in Danny Phantom as Danny Fenton/Phantom's high school crush, Paulina. First and foremost, the term hawkgirl orignates from her being part Hawk, part Girl, and full idiot. ... Harley Quinn (concept Paul Dini) was brought to life by Timms acclaimed style Bruce W. Timm (born on February 8, 1961), is an American animator and producer. ... Justice League is an American animated television series about a team of superheroes which ran from 2001 to 2004 on Cartoon Network. ... Justice League Unlimited (or JLU) was an American animated television series produced by and aired on Cartoon Network. ... Static Shock is an American animated television series produced by Warner Bros. ... Danny Phantom is an American animated television series created by Butch Hartman for Nickelodeon, produced by Billionfold Studios. ...

Maria is married to actor David Barrera.

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Maria Canals is a Hispanic actress, born in Miami, Florida, September 28, 1966.
Maria Canals was chosen for the Hawkgirl character on "Justice League" because she has a Hispanic accent.
Maria Canals: [about Hawkgirl] She is fearless, she is mysterious, which I love about her.
Cruise Italy: La Dolce Vita, Canals of Venice, Italy (2292 words)
Venice is a colourful canvas of masterpiece art and architecture, Byzantine and baroque churches, carnivals, regattas, and milky green canals engraved with the slender silhouettes of gondolas.
We have lunch while cruising on Siloncello canal and in the afternoon we visit Torcello, the first island of the lagoon to be colonised 2000 years ago.
We moor on the Grand Canal of the island of glass, where we have dinner on board and spend the night.
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