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April 25, 1992|
Adria Arjona Torres (born April 25, 1992) is a Guatemalan and Puerto Rican actress. She is best known for her role as Emily in the HBO television series True Detective (2015) and as Dani Silva in two episodes of the CBS television series Person of Interest (2014, 2015). She starred in the NBC television series Emerald City as Dorothy Gale.
Life and career
Arjona was born in 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-born singer-songwriter in Latin America. As a child, she traveled often. Her father took her along on his tours allowing her to experience art, music, and a bohemian lifestyle since she was born. At age 12 she moved to Miami and lived there until she was 19, when she moved to New York City on her own. While living in New York, she worked as a waitress and a hostess while studying acting at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute.
|2015||Wedding in New York||Patricia|
|2016||The Belko Experiment||Leandra Florez|
|2018||Pacific Rim Uprising||Jules Reyes|
|Life of the Party||Amanda|
|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|
|2018||Good Omens||Anathema Device||upcoming|
- "Adria Arjona". Interview.
- Hansen, Lena (March 14, 2018). "Hollywood It Girl Adria Arjona Worked Double Shifts as a Waitress Despite Her Famous Dad". People.com. Retrieved March 27, 2018.