Adria Arjona

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Adria Arjona
Adria Arjona Torres

(1992-04-25) April 25, 1992 (age 28)
Alma materLee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute
Years active2012–present
Parent(s)Ricardo Arjona
Leslie Torres

Adria Arjona Torres (born April 25, 1992) is a Puerto-Rican actress and model. She played the role of Anathema Device in the TV adaptation of Good Omens (2019) and will appear in the upcoming Morbius (2021).

Early life[edit]

Arjona was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, and lived in Mexico City until she was twelve. Her mother, Leslie Torres, is Puerto Rican, and her father, Ricardo Arjona, is a Guatemalan singer-songwriter. As a child, her father took her along on his tours, and she traveled often.[citation needed] At age 12, she moved to Miami and lived there until she was 18, when she moved to New York City on her own.[1] There she worked as a waitress and a hostess while studying acting at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute.[2]


She is best known for her roles as Emily in season two of the HBO anthology television series True Detective (2015) and as Dani Silva in two episodes of the CBS television series Person of Interest (in 2014 and 2015), as Anathema Device in the Amazon Prime mini-series Good Omens, and for voicing the character of Ramirez in the popular game Fortnite. She starred in the NBC television series Emerald City as Dorothy Gale.[3][4]

In December 2018, Arjona entered negotiations in Sony's Spider-Man spinoff Morbius to portray the film's female lead, Martine Bancroft; her involvement was confirmed at the end of January.[5]

Arjona appeared as a minor character in the film Triple Frontier released in March 2019 and later a starring role in the Netflix movie 6 Underground, released in December 2019.



Year Film Role Notes
2012 Loss N/A Short film
2015 Wedding in New York Patricia
Eos Woman Short film
2016 The Belko Experiment Leandra Florez
2018 Pacific Rim: Uprising Jules Reyes
Life of the Party Amanda
2019 Triple Frontier Yovanna
6 Underground Five
2021 Morbius Martine Bancroft Post-production
TBA Sweet Girl Post-production


Year Title Role Notes
2014 Unforgettable Suzy Houchen Episode: "Cashing Out"
2014–15 Person of Interest Dani Silva 2 episodes
2015 Narcos Helena Episode: "The Sword of Simón Bolivar"
2015 True Detective Emily 6 episodes
2017 Emerald City Dorothy Gale 10 episodes
2019 Good Omens Anathema Device 5 episodes
2020 Monsterland Mermaid Episode: "Palacios, Texas"

Video games[edit]

Year Title Role
2017 Fortnite Ramirez


  1. ^ Ortved, John (June 1, 2015). "Adria Arjona". Interview.
  2. ^ Hansen, Lena (March 14, 2018). "Hollywood It Girl Adria Arjona Worked Double Shifts as a Waitress Despite Her Famous Dad". Retrieved March 27, 2018.
  3. ^ Stanhope, Kate. "NBC's 'Emerald City' Casts 'True Detective' Actress as Dorothy". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  4. ^ Muncy, Julie (December 15, 2018). "Jared Leto's Morbius Might Have Found His Tragic Bride". io9. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  5. ^ Couch, Aaron (December 14, 2018). "'Morbius': Adria Arjona in Early Talks to Join Jared Leto". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on December 15, 2018. Retrieved December 15, 2018.

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