Born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela, the bilingual actress endeared herself to audiences with her series regular role on Sony’s smash hit series ROSARIO TIJERAS – which became #1 in Netflix LATAM and Mexico. Her dramatic arc as Paula Restrepo in a star-crossed romance, made her a universal fan favorite.

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Most recently, Ariana made her mark on the big screen starring in and co-writing Floyd RussAYAR (SXSW 2021). Her “marvelous, unhinged lead performance” (IndieWire) has received great accolades from critics. The film was acquired by Gravitas Ventures and went on to have a theatrical release later that year.

Ron Pedrique has garnered an impressive body of work since the beginning of her career in Venezuela. She began working as a TV Show Host and later became an actress after winning a scholarship in one of Mexico’s most respected performing arts schools, CEFAT. Her notable credits include series regular roles on TWO LAKES (available on Amazon Prime MX), the authorized biographical series of renowned Mexican singer José José (available on Netflix U.K, Netflix A.U., and Netflix LATAM), as well as co-hosting two prime-time shows – EL HORMIGUERO MX and LIP SYNC MÉXICO alongside Nicky Jam by VIACOM’s original franchise.

In an effort to continue to break boundaries in storytelling and representation, Ariana has gained Screenwriting and Cinematography certifications both awarded by NYU Tisch School of Arts.

She currently lives in Los Angeles and is an avid advocate of adopting animals without a home.