Beauty queen and telenovela actress who won Miss Venezuela in 2004. She was nominated for Best Lead Actress at the Premios Tu Mundo awards for the telenovela Pasión Prohibida.
She was born in Venezuela, and her family moved to Florida when she was sixteen and she studied theater at the University of Central Florida.
In 2005, she came in fourth at the Miss Universe Pageant.
She was married to Thomas Henry Berry from 2008 to 2013. They had one daughter together and were attempting to reconcile when they were both shot and killed in a robbery attempt.
Maria Gabriela Isler was crowned Miss Venezuela 2012 and Miss Universe 2013.