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‘Center Stage’ Premiere (2000)

The young actress with a dance background made her feature film debut in a movie about a fictional ballet academy. (Photo: RJ Capak/WireImage)

Red Carpet Flashback! 17 Years of ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Star Zoe Saldana

A New Jersey native, Zoe Saldana has been acting since 1999, when she landed a small role on Law & Order. The dancer–turned–actress has been working steadily in Hollywood ever since. The 38-year old star reprises her role as Gamora this weekend in the Marvel movie Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2. We thought we’d take a look back at her red carpet moments over the last two decades.