Born on July 26, Francia Raisa
was born and raised in Southern California by her mother Virginia Almendarez and her father Maximo Renan Almendarez Coello. Her father is the number one disc jockey in Los Angeles on 97.9 FM, La Raza and is also known to many as the Latin radio personality El Cucuy
As a junior in high school, Raisa started to model for print ads, star in commercials, and even dabbled in the world of sitcoms. After shooting Bring it On- All or Nothing starring opposite NBC's Heroes' Hayden Panettiere, Raisa starred in the Nickelodeon film Shredderman Rules. This past summer she was shooting a lead role in Underground, directed and written by Tinieblas González and starred as the lead female role of MGM's ABC Family TV movie, The Cutting Edge 3: Chasing the Dream.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2008.
Francia Raisa Facts
|Bring It On: The Championship Collection
|The Cutting Edge: Fire & Ice
|The Wrong Car
|The Cutting Edge
|The Secret Life of the American Teenager: Volume Five
|Bring It On: Cheertastic 3-Movie Pack
|WWE: Christmas Bounty
|The Secret Life of the American Teenager: Season 2