Sofia Pernas (born on 31st July 1989) is a famous Moroccan-American actress. She is popular for portraying the recurring role of Marisa Sierras on the long-running show The Young and the Restless in 2015. She has also starred in popular TV series like NBC’s The Brave, and NCIS. She is currently playing the main role of Lexi Vaziri in the CBS series Blood & Treasure.
Sofia Pernas Actress, Age, Biography, Wiki
|Debut||The Immortal Voyage of Captain Drake, 2009 (Television film)|
|Height||5’7″ or 1.68 m or 168 cm|
|Weight||59 Kg or 139 Lbs.|
|Date of Birth||31st July, 1989 (31 years old in 2020)|
|Residence||Orange County, Los Angeles, California, USA|
|Father||Name not known|
|Mother||Name not known|
|Eye color||Light Brown|
|Hair color||Dark Brown|
|Affairs||Christian Kane (2011-2013)|
|Net Worth||$1 million (approx.)|
Early life and Background
Sofia Pernas was born in Fes, Morocco. Her father is from Spain and her mother is from Morocco. Both of her parents are multilingual. She has a Moroccan-American nationality. She has both Moroccan and Spanish heritage. Her parents moved to Orange County, Los Angeles, United States of America when she was five years old. She is fluent in German, English, Spanish, and Arabic. Sofia wanted to pursue journalism and make a career in it, as a child.
Her multilingual skills and her travelling experience could have added to this career, but she chose to do modelling & acting ( after being scouted ) and signing with her first agency. She started doing modelling which helped her get to an acting agent. Finally, in 2009, she got her first television film The Immortal Voyage of Captain Drake where she played the role of Isabella Drake.
Sofia Pernas has been in a few relationships in the past, but after moving into the acting industry she was in a relationship with Christian Kane, an American actor, singer-songwriter. He is known for his role in television series like Leverage, Angel, The Librarian. He has done movies like Just Married, Taxi. The couple were in a relationship for two years from 2011 to 2013, before calling it quits.
|Destination||Los Angeles, California|
Sofia wanted a career in Journalism, but she changed her mind when she was scouted by a modelling scout. She made her career in acting and modelling. Her career began when she got her first film The Immortal Voyage of Captain Drake in 2009, where she portrayed Isabella Drake. She has been cast in more than ten titles, these include films like Age of the Dragons in 2011, Roger Corman’s Operation Rogue in 2014, Indigenous in 2014, and television series Jane the Virgin, The Brave, He Knows You Every Move in 2018, etc.
In 2011, She played the roles of Marine First Lieutenant Gabriela Flores in the series NCIS for two episodes, and Sister Lupe in Leverage. From 2014 to 2018 she did six titles, which include The Green Ghost, The Young and the Restless, Transylvania, etc. Her recurring role of Marisa Sierras in The Young and the Restless made her famous and popular in the industry. Her next film Secret Society of Second Born Royals is set to release in July 2020. Sofia is currently playing the main role of Lexi Vaziri in the ongoing CBS series Blood & Treasure.
- Age of the Dragons in 2011 as Rachel
- Roger Corman’s Operation Rogue in 2014 as Jenna Wallace
- Indigenous in 2014 as Elena
- The Green Ghost in 2018 as Karina
- Secret Society of Second Born Royals in 2020
- The Immortal Voyage of Captain Drake in 2009 as Isabella Drake (Television film)
- NCIS in 2011 as Marine First Lieutenant Gabriela Flores
- Leverage in 2011 as Sister Lupe
- The Young and the Restless in 2015 as Marisa Sierras
- Transylvania in 2016 as Coriander (Television film)
- Jane the Virgin from 2016-2017 as Catalina
- The Brave from 2017-2018 as Hannah Rivera
- He Knows Your Every Move in 2018 Ramona (Television film)
- Blood & Treasure from 2019-Present as Lexi Vaziri
Lesser known Facts
- The actress has more than forty-thousand followers on her Instagram.
- Sofia has travelled to a lot of places around the world.
- She was more interested in journalism than in modelling or acting like a child.
- She loves learning new languages and travelling to new places.
- Sofia has a sweet tooth, she loves cakes, pastries and chocolates.
- She keeps her fans updated about her personal life through her social media accounts regularly.