Stephanie Beatriz is an American actress who has emerged as one of the most promising actresses in the industry in the recent years. She began performing on stage while she was still in college and later moved to New York City to pursue acting. Beatriz made her screen debut in 2009 in an episode of Kyra Sedgwick’s ‘The Closer’. Four years later, her film debut came about in the 2013 drama ‘Short Term 12’. After playing a series of guest roles, she was cast as the smart, tough, and aloof detective Rosa Diaz in the police sitcom ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’. The show has become a huge critical and commercial success, effectively making Rosa Beatriz’s breakthrough character. Recently, she starred in Jessica M. Thompson’s drama ‘The Light of the Moon’, for which she received much critical acclaim.