Successful Quechuans: Q’orianka Kilcher

I want to introduce you to this successful Quechua actress, if you aren’t already familiar with her. #quechua #Kichwa #Peru #Ecuador #actor

The New York Quechua Initiative

Successful Quechuans is a compilation by Mark Amaro of many successful Quechuan people living  today who are also promoting the Quechuan/Native culture.   This series shows what these successful Quechuans do for a living and their current work. Actress Q’orianka Kilcher is the subject of the first post.

Q’orianka Kilcher is a Hollywood Actress most notably known for her role as Pocahontas in 2006’s New World with Collin Farrel.  Q’oriankas name means “Golden Eagle” in Quechua.

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