Dascha Polanco

The famed radio personality sat down with 'Orange Is The New Black' actress Dascha Polanco to discuss feminism, self-love, inclusion, her new role in Ava Duvernay's 'When They See Us,' and more.

Dascha Polanco emerged as one of the many breakout stars on Netflix’s prison comedy Orange Is The New Black in her role as Dayanara “Daya” Diaz. Today, Polanco turns 35 and she has decided to bless the masses with her exceptional assets.

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For the past few years Orange Is The New Black has blessed the culture with a bevy of new stars that we love and others we lust. Dascha Polanco falls particularly into the latter as far as most men are concerned and her star has taken off since making a name for herself on the […]

Dascha Polanco, never one to be shy about showing off her curves, did the world a favor by attending The Blonds New York Fashion Week sans pants. The curvy Orange Is The New Black actress hit the event with a black and white bodysuit that left nothing to the imagination.

The lovely Dashca Polanco has made a name for herself both as a standout star on Netflix’s hit drama Orange Is The New Black, but also as a rising fashion maven. However, Ms. Polanco blasted high-end designers for not dressing her for the many red carpet events she attends because of her size.

Actress Dascha Polanco is on a mission to help the people of Haiti. The Orange is the New Black star and newly-named United Nations global ambassador, traveled to the Island country earlier this month on what became a life-changing journey.

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Over the past few years the popularity of Netflix’s original series Orange Is The New Black has catapulted the stars of many relatively unknown actresses to Mesosphere heights. Amongst those is the sultry Dominican born Dascha Polanco, who recently found herself cast in the critically-acclaimed film Joy, and the star laden film The Perfect Match.

Orange is the New Black actress, Dascha Polanco wants to steer clear of the teenager she’s accused of attacking. Polanco claims 17-year-old accuser Michelle Cordona, is harassing (and provoking) her, so she’s moving out.


Dascha Polanco, aka Daya from Orange Is The New Black, had the Internets on fire when word got out that she had been arrested for allegedly putting hands on a teenaged girl. Today (Dec. 14), she addressed the incident on the Huffington Post, quoting Drake lyrics in the process.