|Date of birth||2 August 1962|
|Origin||New York, NY, USA|
Norma Maldonado has acted in numerous guest star roles in television series and films. In television, Norma's appearances include episodes of primetime series such as FlashForward (2010), Desperate Housewives (2007), Criminal Minds (2006), Crossing Jordan (2006), Veronica Mars (2005), NYPD Blue (1999 and 2004), ER (2001 and 2002), 24 (2001), Boston Public (2001), Felicity (1998) and Mad About You (1996). She also appeared as "Marina Rojas" in several episodes of General Hospital (1994-1995). In film, Norma has had roles ranging from portraying an unnamed woman in Erin Brockovich (2000), "Joan" in The Employee of the Month (2002), to "Gloria" in For Heaven's Sake (2008).
Besides acting, Norma has done voice-over work for documentaries and for the Puerto Rican market. She is the narrator for KidSmartz (2003), a short documentary about abduction prevention for parents and children.
- Norma Maldonado is has a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Puerto Rico, and an M.A. in Journalism from the University of Georgia.
- Norma's brother, John Vargas, is also an actor.