The daughter of Guatemalan way into Hollywood on merit.
Ricardo Arjona is pure verb, but his daughter Adria is a noun beautiful. The actress of 23 years appears in the second season of True Detective series, released last month worldwide, in which she plays Emily, the girlfriend of Paul Woodrugh sexi (Taylor Kitsch), who also appears in the HBO show.
Adria, the eldest daughter of the relationship his father had with Puerto Rican Leslie Torres, who the singer broke up in 2005, also won the title of the Emerald City series, NBC, which will be held soon and is inspired The Wizard of Oz.
In an interview with men's magazine GQ, Adria says his technique is to keep the mystery romance and pretend it is not interested in the guy who courts. However, sometimes it does not give result. "Men are intimidated because they do not understand; should be taught to read minds, "he said.
In the first scene of True Detective in which he appears, Adria has a very "special" performance, receiving the official Woodrugh in his bed in tiny lingerie, and when the star leaves the bathroom a scene of sexual content.
For the actress, this type of paper are important because they are beyond a stereotype of Latinos. "We are proud that the US market is opening doors to women and Latino men, and they see that not only the 'mommy'; but it's okay to be open to natural America that has both good and bad.
The Hispanic market is also understood that not all are like that, that some are painful. "
His arrival in the HBO production talent to join Collin Farrell, Vince Vaughn Rachel McAdams and was the largest, over his performance in the challenge series.
"It was a challenge to get to this TV show, but here you feel in family and work as a team and not feel a challenge, it's like being at home. The challenge rather it was in, "he says.
Adria began her career in modeling and was gradually finding the opportunity to go to castings while working as a hostess in bars in New York. Currently, she lives in Los Angeles, where still looking projects.
"I feel very lucky, I feel I do not think so. I'm very happy with how people are reacting to the series. I feel very proud to be part of a show like this, because the things that makes a production like this are elegant and very deep, "he says.
Adria explains the universal.com.mc for her surname Arjona is not a burden and recognizes that his father did help him at first.
"My dad helped me because he put me on a stage and showed me the world, advised me to read great books, he gave me the tools," he says.
Besides appearing on the HBO series, the 23-year-old was in two seasons of Person of Interest (CBS). His other television appearances were in Unforgettable (CBS) and Narcos (Netflix).
According to his autobiography site imdb.com, he studied acting at Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute.