BirthdayMarch 18, 1959
BirthplaceNew York City, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Irene Cara

    Full name: Irene Cara
    Also known as: Irene Cara, Cara, Irene
    Professions: American singer and actress
    Occupation: Singer, songwriter, actress, producer, dancer

  2. Irene Cara Measurements

    Height: 5' 4" (1.63 m)

  3. Irene Cara Known for

    Fame (1980), The Electric Company (1971), The Full Monty (1997), City Heat (1984)

  4. Irene Cara Biography

    Irene Cara Escalera (born March 18, 1959), better known simply as Irene Cara, is an American singer, songwriter and actress. She became famous for her role in the 1980 film Fame, earning her a Golden Globe nomination, and her recording of the song "Fame" became an international hit. Cara won an Academy Award in 1984 in the category of Best Original Song for co-writing "Flashdance... What a Feeling", which also became an international hit."

  5. Irene Cara Family

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