1. The show everyone is talking about: East Los High
Here are 8 fun facts about the cast of East Los High, a drama about the lives of teens in East Los Angeles, told from the Latino-American perspective.
2. Janine Larina (Jessie)
FUN FACT: Janine is the eldest of five children, and her family originates from Guadalajara, Mexico.
3. Gabriel Chavarria (Jacob)
FUN FACT: Gabriel is 5”7, according to his Model Mayhem account.
4. Alicia Marie Sixtos (Maya)
FUN FACT: Alicia is of Portuguese and Mexican descent.
5. Noemi Gonzalez (Soli)
FUN FACT: Noemi was selected to participate in Disney/ABC Television Group’s Talent Showcase in 2012. She was amongst 12 actors to be chosen out of a pool of over 7,000 candidates.
6. Tracy Perez (Vanessa)
FUN FACT: Tracy was born and raised in New York City, but she officially moved to Los Angeles in 2011.
7. Jorge Diaz (Paulie)
FUN FACT: Los Angeles native, Jorge Diaz, is lactose intolerant according to the trivia on his imdb.
8. Danielle Vega (Ceci)
FUN FACT: When she was nine, Danielle was a cast member on the children’s television show, “Barney And Friends.”
9. Hector David (Cristian)
FUN FACT: Hector played Mike the Green Ranger in Power Rangers: Super Samurai.