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Francia Raísa

Actress
Francia Raísa appears in the Freeform original series Grown-ish, the spin-off of
ABC’s award-winning hit series Black-ish. Raísa stars as Ana, an outspoken and conservative freshman, alongside Yara Shahidi’s Zoe as they try to navigate the world of college. The series, which was just renewed for a second season, premiered in January 2017, garnering Freeform’s highest ratings in network history.
 
A Los Angeles native, Raisa launched her career in 2006 starring opposite Hayden
Panettiere in Bring It On: All Or Nothing. She appeared in the Nickelodeon movie Shredderman Rules, and the ABC Family films, The Cutting Edge: Chasing The Dream and The Cutting Edge: Fire and Ice. Her additional feature film credits include: Netflix’s The Secrets of Emily Blair, Fired Up!, Underground, and Dirty Lies.
 
Raísa has starred as Adrian Lee on the hit ABC Family show The Secret Life of the American Teenager for five seasons alongside Shailene Woodley. She was nominated for a Teen Choice Award in the category of ‘Choice TV: Female Scene Stealer,’ as well as Imagen and ALMA Awards for her work in the series. Other television credits include: Dear White People, The Mindy Project, and ABC Family original film Christmas Bounty.