- Is of Mexican and Puerto Rican descent.
- Made her professional stage debut at 7, as a dancer in the ballet Cinderella at Chicago's Auditorium Theatre.
- Started working in commercials at 9; continued part-time through high school.
- Majored in economics, journalism and French at Northwestern University.
- Considered becoming a professional photographer or a UN translator.
- Worked on Wall Street as a mutual-funds analyst for an investment survey company.
- Tutors Spanish to junior-high and high-school students.
- 2011, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: Nominee
- Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States (2000)
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- Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, United States
- Birthday: November 28, 1978, Sagittarius
- Profession: Actor