Birthday: August 12, 1982
Birthplace: Quezon City, Philippines
Maria Izadora Ussher Calzado, daughter of Filipino choreographer and TV director, Lito Calzado and Irish-Spanish-Filipina, Mary Ann Ussher,started out as a voice talent for Tagalog-dubbed Mexican soap operas before she took a chance in show business. Over the years, she became one of the most compelling drama actors in the Philippines. She has received numerous acting awards from different award-giving bodies. Iza is also considered as one of the most beautiful and sexiest Filipino actresses of today.