Denise Santos was born and raised in Miami, Florida by parents who immigrated from Ecuador and Colombia. A fluent Spanish and English speaker, thanks to her mother who insisted that she speak Spanish at home. As a young adult, Denise attended drama classes in school and continued to pursue any acting opportunities she could. She is deeply involved in creating community for those who feel under-represented in the media. In 2017, Denise founded Latinas in Media Atlanta and co-produced the first diversity showcase in Atlanta focused on presenting original one-act plays, directed and produced by a cast of local, diverse talent.
Denise remains in on-going classes and continues to collaborate with creatives
within the theatre, film, and television industry. Some of Denise's on screen credits include, The Resident (Fox), MacGyver (CBS), Family Blood (Netflix), and 30+ National and Regional commercials. Stage credits include, Eve Ensler's,The Vagina Monologues, Carmen Rivera's, La Gringa,
and Alan Ball's, Five Women Wearing The Same Dress,
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