The Motherf**ker With the Hat
Veronica, a feisty, foul-mouthed New Yorker whose ex-con boyfriend accuses her of infidelity.
A native New Yorker, Rodriguez has functioned as a muse to Motherf**ker playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis, appearing in four of his shows.
Other Honors for this Role:
—Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
This is Rodriguez’s first Tony Award nomination.
Rodriguez once worked as a waitress at the same restaurant as fellow Featured Actress nominee Edie Falco.
“I love being 'that chick.’ I love being super-tough, but if I need to put on a dress and do my hair and makeup, I can do that too.” —Rodriguez in an interview with Broadway.com on 4/7/11