Fast Facts

  • Began performing at the age of 7 with the dance company Fantasia Juvenil.
  • At 16, was accepted into Columbia University NY- Theatrical Collaboration.
  • Studied theater at the Atlantic Theatre Company and Experimental Theatre Wing.
  • Learned to rap for her role in the indie film Filly Brown (2012).

Awards

  • 2016, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy: Nominee
  • 2015, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical: Winner
  • 2015, Critics' Choice Television Awards — Best Actress in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2016, Critics' Choice Awards — Best Actress in a Comedy Series: Nominee

Relationships

  • Genaro Rodriguez — Father
  • Henri Esteve — Ex-significant Other
  • Ivelisse — Sister
  • Magali Rodriguez — Mother

College

  • New York University, Tisch School of the Arts, New York, New York, United States

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Details

  • Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, United States
  • Birthday: June 30, 1984, Cancer
  • Profession: Actor

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