Bianca Alexa Santos is a first-generation American who was born in Los Angeles to Cuban and Brazilian parents. Her father, Carlos Santos, is a Brazilian from Rio de Janeiro, and her mother, Carmen Carnot, is a Cuban from Havana. She has a younger brother named Tiago. She made her mark as an actress and producer, known for The Duff (2015), Ouija (2014) and Priceless (2016). Her breakthrough role was Lexi Rivera in The Fosters (2013). She is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese.