Marlene Forte is a Cuban-American actress. She’s also a producer. During the ’90s, she made one-time roles on television. She also appeared in the films Lena’s Dreams and Mob Queen. The following decade, she had performances in the movies Our Song, Reunion, Real Women Have Curves, Adrift in Manhattan, and Star Trek. She also had recurring roles in Crossing Jordan and Tyler Perry’s House of Payne. From 2012 to 2014, she became best known for her role as Carmen Ramos in the TNT series Dallas. She also played Elena Gutierrez in The Fosters, Graciela Aguirre in Marvel’s Runaways, and Alazne Ortega in Altered Carbon.