- Is the eldest of five children.
- Began acting career by appearing in car commercials as a child.
- Moved to Miami in 1999, where she auditioned for and landed the lead role of the soap opera Enamorada.
- Won the I'm Sexy and I Know It Award at the 2013 Premios Tu Mundo.
- Rapper Pitbull is the godfather of her son Nickolas.