Laura Gómez

Laura Gómez
Dominican Republic
Stories from Central America and the Caribbean

Laura Gómez is best known for transforming herself into “Blanca Flores” on the award-winning NETFLIX series Orange is the New Black. She’s also appeared on Law & Order: SVU and David Simon’s HBO miniseries Show Me A Hero (2015). Film roles include the independent film, Samba (2017), directed by award-winning filmmakers Laura Amelia Guzmán and Israel Cardenas which premiered at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival. Gómez is the Spanish announcer for the brand CoverGirl and has lent her voice to numerous audiobooks. Gómez started her journey in her native country, Dominican Republic, moving to New York City at 21-years-old to pursue acting.