Adalgiza is an Afro-Latina. A Dominican American actor, director, Adalgiza graduated from the prestigious Atlantic Theater Acting School in NYC. You can see her in such series as Shameless, Notorious, I'm Dying Up Here, Castle, Franklin & Bash, House of Lies, Criminal Minds, Battle Creek and working opposite the legendary Helen Mirren in HBO's Phil Spector. Spanish is her 1st language. Born and bred in Brooklyn, Adalgiza made her way to Los Angeles in 2008. She has a dog named Bella she adopted in 2012.