- Father Juan Carlos is a reggae artist that performs under the name Johnny Dread and Guardiola often joined him onstage from a young age.
- Worked as a model before turning to acting.
- Auditioned for the role of Mylene Cruz in The Get Down with the Alicia Keys song "Fallin'."
- Learned she landed the role in The Get Down while hiking in the hill behind the Hollywood sign.
- Jaia Guardiola — Sister
- Zunai Guardiola — Sister
- Venice Pink — Mother
- Juan Carlos — Father