Was a member of performance troupe Faces Theater Co., through which she performed improvisational and educational skits for teens.
Her first languages are Spanish and English.
Took job as a cashier at Burger King in the mid 90s.
Her favorite directors are Mira Nair, Alfonso Cuaron, and Pedro Almodovar.
No longer practices ballet , but still doing warm-up sometimes.
Admires John C. Reilly, Charlize Theron, also Cate Blanchett.
Her favorite music artists include Otis Redding, Sam Cooke, and Billie Holiday.