Who is Sierra Capri?
Sierra Capri is an American actress who gained fame after starring as Monse Finnie in Netflix’s ‘On My Block’ in 2018. Born in Baltimore, Maryland, she always dreamed of working in forensics and never thought of joining Hollywood until her junior year at Armstrong State University. Today, Capri has emerged as one of the most talented and sought after young actresses in the industry. She is an artiste who entered the industry without taking any prior acting lessons! The daughter of a single mother, Capri is a down-to-earth and hardworking soul. She is a firm believer in God and thinks that everything falls into place when you trust the almighty. She is incredibly benevolent and is associated with a number of charities, including Refugee Assistance Project and CHLA. Capri has always been good in studies. She motivates her young fans to pursue their passions wholeheartedly and encourages them to work hard to achieve their goals.
Sierra Capri has appeared in a handful of acting projects till date. In 2016, she appeared as an extra in the Oscar-nominated drama film ‘Hidden Figures.’ Two years later, she was cast in the Netflix series ‘On My Block,’ where she appeared as an Afro-Latina tomboy named Monse Finnie alongside Jason Genao. Capri got the role through an online casting website while she was studying at Armstrong State University. She got selected for the role because of her acting skills and youthful appearance.
In addition to acting projects, Capri has also worked as a model at numerous fashion shows and events in Georgia.
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Sierra Capri was born on September 8, 1998 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. She was raised alongside her three brothers. Her parents divorced when she was 12 and after that, she was raised by her single mother. Capri’s father, who is a truck driver, reportedly stays away from the family. She stood out as an individual in school and was part of every club, including the technology club and the cheerleading club. The actress has completed her junior year from Armstrong State University at Savannah, Georgia, majoring in biology.
Coming to Capri’s love life, she is possibly single. However, since the release of her series ‘On My Block,’ her name has been associated with her co-star Diego Tinoco. As the two share a close friendship, her fans have assumed that Capri and her on-screen sweetheart are dating each other in real life as well. However, neither of them has confirmed the speculation.
She cites Audrey Hepburn and Eartha Kitt as her biggest inspirations. The actress wants to perform her own stunts in her future roles. Capri has a tattoo of a Chinese alphabet on her neck. She loves organic fruits and calls them "soul food".