There Are No Glass Ceilings Left for Cristela Alonzo

There Are No Glass Ceilings Left for Cristela Alonzo

Television Cristela AlonzoCristela Alonzo is used to being the first. She was the first Latina to create and star in her own network sitcom, Cristela. She was the first Latina to voice a lead in a Pixar film, as Cruz Ramirez in 2017’s Cars 3. That same year, she became one of the first Latinas to perform in a Netflix stand-up special, Cristela Alonzo: Lower Classy. This past October, she became one of the only Latinas to host a nationwide game show, the CW Network’s reboot of Legends of the Hidden Temple.Alonzo is immensely proud to have broken so many barriers. And, of course, she’s grateful for the opportunities she couldn’t have imagined while growing up as the daughter of an undocumented Mexican mother in South Texas.…

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