Paola Nicole Andino
|Date of Birth||
March 22, 1998 (age 16)
|Place of Birth||
Andino was born in Bayamón, Puerto Rico, and moved to Dallas, Texas, at the age of three. As a child, she danced competitively as a member of Lewisville's Footlights Dance Studio; at the age of ten she started taking acting classes with Antonia Denardo at Denardo Talent Ventures in Lewisville. After a guest appearance in an episode of Grey's Anatomy, in 2011 she starred in Hallmark Hall of Fame's movie Beyond the Blackboard. In December 2012 she got the role of Emma Alonso, the female lead, in the series Every Witch Way, which started airing in January 2014. For this role she was nominated as Best Young Actress at the 29th Imagen Awards.
|2011||Beyond the Blackboard||Maria|
|2014 - Present||Every Witch Way||Emma Alonso|
- She has an 18 year old older brother.
- Loves Puerto Rican food, Italian food, and sweets!
- She has a huge stuffed animal collection she can't seem to grow out of.
- She has a great range in favorite musicians and bands include The 1975, The Weeknd, James Vincent McMorrow, The Lumineers, Bastille, Arctic Monkeys, Birdy, Ed Sheeran, and more!
- Hopes to do a movie someday that includes singing and/or dancing because she used to dance competitively and participate in a choir during her elementary school years.
- If she was actually a witch, she would teletransport to the depths of the ocean or outer space, the two places that fascinate her the most.
- She looks up to Natalie Portman.
- She enjoys movie nights with her friends or visiting the beach on summer days.
- "Remember how far you've come, not just how far you have to go. You are not where you want to be, but neither are you where you used to be" is her favorite quote.
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