Francia Raisa
Francia Raisa

Gender

Not Available

Known Credits

7

Francia Raisa

Date of Birth: Not Available

Birthplace:  Los Angeles, California, USA

 

 

Biography

Francia Raisa is a Gracie Award and La Femme Film Festival Rising Star Award recipient and a 2012 Teen Choice, IMAGEN and an ALMA award nominee for her portrayal of Adrian Lee on ABC Familys critically acclaimed series The Secret Life of the American Teenager (2008) and she continues to prove herself as a star on the rise. She was featured on the August cover of Backstage magazine as one of Young Hollywoods top Latinos in American TV and film, further cementing her status as a star to watch. Francia was born and raised in Southern California to mother Virginia Almendarez of Mexico and father Maximo Renán Almendariz Coello of Honduras (one of the most recognized radio personalities and #1 Latino DJs in Los Angeles). At age five Francia began taking dance lessons in all styles from tap to jazz to acrobatics to hip-hop and Polynesian. She also trained in karate and ice skating.

Known For

Filmography

UnREAL

UnREAL

as Inez

2015

Christmas Bounty

Christmas Bounty

as Tara Bell

2013

The Mindy Project

The Mindy Project

as  Katie

1969

Dear White People

Dear White People

as  Vanessa

1969

Grown-ish

Grown-ish

as Ana Torres

1969