Most famous for playing the recurring character of Shana Fring on ABC Family's Pretty Little Liars, this Texas-born actress also appeared as Lana on The Nine Lives of Chloe King.
Before beginning her acting career, she competed in the Discovery Kids channel's Endurance and also appeared on NBC's Fear Factor.
She acted in a 2013 episode of the science fiction series The Tomorrow People.
Born into a family of Cape Verdean heritage, she grew up in Dallas, Texas.
She and Cody Christian were both in the cast of Pretty Little Liars.