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Justina Machado is a talented and versatile actress who continues to endear audiences and earn critical acclaim for her work on stage, television and film. Machado will soon be seen in the upcoming Blumhouse produced, The Horror of Dolores Roach, as the title character for Amazon. Machado recently hosted The Culture Is: Latina for MSNBC.
Machado starred in the hit comedy One Day at a Time, a reimagining of the Norman Lear classic, opposite Rita Moreno. The Emmy Award-winning series follows three generations of a Cuban American family living under one roof. Machado played Penelope, a newly single war veteran raising her two children with the help of her mother (Moreno). In 2018, Machado earned her first Critics’ Choice Television award nomination. She was also awarded two Imagen Foundation Awards for Best Actress and one for