Monica Raymund

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Birth Date: July 26, 1986

Age: 37 years old

Birth Place: St. Petersburg, Florida

Monica Raymund is an American actress best known for her starring roles as strong women in "Lie To Me" (Fox 2009-2011) and "Chicago Fire" (NBC 2012-). Raymund was born on July 26, 1986 in St. Petersburg, Florida to a Jewish father and Dominican mother. She participated in high school theater, going on to attend Juilliard to study acting. While in school, she appeared in many Juilliard theatrical performances, including "Animal Farm" and "Cymbeline." After graduating in 2008, she quickly landed small TV roles, her first an appearance in an episode of "Law And Order: SVU" (NBC 1999-). In 2009, she landed a starring role in "Lie To Me" as Ria Torres, a talented but volatile lie-detecting investigator. In another legal role, she played an attorney in the third season of the critically acclaimed drama "The Good Wife" (CBS 2009-). Her best known role was as Gabriela Dawson, a paramedic with a big heart who often lands herself in trouble on "Chicago Fire" and its spin-off "Chicago P.D." (NBC 2014-).

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Monica Raymund as Jackie Quinones in 'Hightown' Season 3

‘Hightown’ Final Season First Look: Jackie’s a Mess But Determined to Solve Case (VIDEO)

Kiefer Sutherland in 'The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial'

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Lance Reddick and Kiefer Sutherland in 'The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial'

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Charlie, Barnett Lauren German, Monica Raymund

‘Chicago Fire’ Turns 10: Where Are Its Alums Now?

Jesse Spencer in Chicago Fire

How 5 One Chicago Actors Returned to Their Former Shows

Monica Raymund as Dawson in Chicago Fire

How Monica Raymund’s Role in the ‘Dark Woods’ Podcast Compares to ‘Chicago Fire’s Dawson

Monica Raymund as Jackie, James Badge Dale as Ray in Hightown

‘Hightown’: Monica Raymund & James Badge Dale on What’s Ahead for Jackie & Ray (VIDEO)

Monica Raymund as Jackie in Hightown

‘Hightown’ Season 2 Trailer: Will Jackie Take Down Frankie? (VIDEO)

Monica Raymund as Jackie in Hightown
Fall Preview

‘Hightown’ First Look: Jackie Quiñones Has a New Uniform in Season 2 (PHOTO)

'Hightown' Season 2 First Look Images, Monica Raymund & James Badge Dale

‘Hightown’ Sets Season 2 Premiere Date at Starz — Get Your First Look (PHOTOS)

Jesse Spencer as Matt Casey in Chicago Fire - Season 9, Episode 8
Spoiler Alert

‘Chicago Fire’ Romance Drama: Will Casey Reach Out to Dawson?

One Chicago Alums

Where Are 10 ‘Chicago Fire,’ ‘P.D.’ & ‘Med’ Alums Now?

Hightown - James Badge Dale, Dohn Norwood, Monica Raymund
Spoiler Alert

‘Hightown’ Cast & EPs Break Down the Season 1 Finale

Monica Raymund in Hightown, renewed Season 2 Starz

Starz Renews Monica Raymund’s ‘Hightown’ for Season 2

One Chicago Characters Who Should Return

7 Characters Who Need to Return to One Chicago Next Season

Monica Raymund Hightown Episode 2 Jackie Sneak Peek

‘Hightown’: Jackie Turns to Her Therapist for Advice on Her Investigation (VIDEO)

Hightown in Monica Raymund in Season 1 as Jackie Preview

Monica Raymund Previews Her Gritty Turn in Starz’s ‘Hightown’

Hightown Season 1 2020

Roush Review: Getting Down and Dirty in Starz’s ‘Hightown’

Hightown Season 1 Cast Preview

‘Hightown’ Cast & EPs Introduce the Darker Side of Beautiful Cape Cod


Get Your First Look at Monica Raymund in Starz’s ‘Hightown’ (VIDEO)

Hightown Season 1

Monica Raymund Compares Her ‘Hightown’ Character to ‘Chicago Fire’s Gabby Dawson

Chicago Fire- Season 8

See Dawson & Casey Reunite in ‘Chicago Fire’ Fall Finale Promo (PHOTOS)

Chicago Fire - Season 4 - Monica Raymund

8 Things We Want From Monica Raymund’s ‘Chicago Fire’ Return (PHOTOS)

One Chicago

Why and How 8 Actors Exited the ‘One Chicago’ Franchise (PHOTOS)

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit - Season 20

‘Chicago Fire’ Alum Monica Raymund on Joining the ‘SVU’ Family & Her Darker Role in Starz’s ‘P-Town’

Chicago Fire - Season 6
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Farewell Gabby! How ‘Chicago Fire’ Handled Monica Raymund’s Exit

Chicago Fire - Monica Raymund as Gabriela Dawson

Monica Raymund Moves From ‘Chicago Fire’ in Heroin Epidemic Drama ‘P-Town’

Chicago Fire - Season 6

How Will Gabby Dawson Leave ‘Chicago Fire’? 3 Theories on Monica Raymund’s Exit

Chicago Fire - Season 6

Monica Raymund Confirms Departure From ‘Chicago Fire’ After Six Seasons

Chicago Fire - Season 6

Who Will Return for Season 7 of ‘Chicago Fire’?

Monica Raymund as Gabriela Dawson and Jesse Spencer as Matthew Casey - Chicago Fire

‘Chicago Fire’ Preview: Dawson Takes the Lead During an Intense Rescue

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‘Chicago Fire’ Celebrates 100th Episode With Emotional Fall Finale

Chicago Fire - Season 5

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Chicago Fire

‘Chicago Fire’: First Look at Dawson and Casey’s Near Miss

Chicago Fire Season Finale

‘Chicago Fire’ Finale: Casey and Dawson Put Some Distance Between Them (VIDEO)