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30 Reasons Why Zoe Saldana Is Amazing

Our love for the "Star Trek: Into Darkness" star knows no bounds.

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19. She's a fantastic role model.

"Women are reminded of their age all the time and it's usually by a fricking fat, big-bellied old man with a comb-over and you look at him and you're like, "Really? Give me a break. You just have more money and more power in this situation than I do, but not in my life." - ZS

Light it up BLUE for World Autism Awareness Day! #LIUB - ZS

Zoe Saldana

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Light it up BLUE for World Autism Awareness Day! #LIUB - ZS

"I'm a massive sci-fi fan. When they were prepping me to go on the Star Trek tour, some of the marketing people asked me to say that Star Trek was a great film for women to see. And I said, 'Why would I do that? Aren't they coming anyway?' I honestly thought every girl loved sci-fi. I was raised in a home where we watched 2001, Blade Runner, ET, and my heroes were Ripley and Sarah Connor (from the Alien and Terminator films), and I thought all girls were like that. I mean, are we only meant to read Jane Austen?" - ZS

27. She shares great advice.

"Nothing is worth more than laughter. It is strength to laugh and to abandon oneself, to be light." -Frida Kahlo

Zoe Saldana

@zoesaldana

"Nothing is worth more than laughter. It is strength to laugh and to abandon oneself, to be light." -Frida Kahlo

Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are.” ― Marilyn Monroe

Zoe Saldana

@zoesaldana

Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are.”

― Marilyn Monroe

I've never seen a smiling face that was not beautiful. ~Author Unknown

Zoe Saldana

@zoesaldana

I've never seen a smiling face that was not beautiful. ~Author Unknown