Juani Feliz 

Juani Feliz

TV/Film Actress

October 2019

Juani has been offered a major supporting role in Michael Carney's next film QUIET IN MY TOWN, filming in Thomasville, Georgia this fall. 

She'll  be playing the role of Janet, an expecting mother that moves into a small southern town with her husband Jim. 

Their fresh start is quickly upended as they are pulled into the stark intolerance, hypocrisy and secrets that plague this seemingly perfect American town.


April 2019




Juani is back for another episode of  BLUE BLOODS

playing Corey Vallejo -- a young college professor 

 going toe to toe with Commissioner Reagan! 

Catch her on the second to last episode of the 9th season!


March 2019

Juani booked a series regular role in the 

ABC romantic drama pilot UNTIL THE WEDDING, 

directed by Susannah Grant, written by Becky Mode, produced by Sarah Timberman, Carl Beverly, Alon Aranya, ABC Studios and Reshet Media.

She will be shooting the pilot in Malibu this month! 

February 2019





Juani has joined the 6th season of POWER on Starz

in a potentially recurring role.

January 2019


 Juani guest stars in CBS' BLUE BLOODS as Corey Vallejo, 

an outspoken young college professor, determined 

to disrupt things for Commissioner Reagan. 




December 2018

Catch Juani as Zoey Swanson in the new film CANAL STREET

hitting theaters Martin Luther King Weekend 2019. 



August 2018 

Juani attended the 2018 NEW YORK LATINO FILM FESTIVAL presented by HBO

for an exclusive screening of her latest film CANAL STREET and Q&A session with the some of the cast & creatives behind the film. 


July 2018

Juani just wrapped on the short film BELOW THE BELT, in which she stars alongside fellow ABC Showcase alum Mark St. Cyr (director), 

Laurence Covington, and Ethan Hutchison. Juani got to play the role of Diana, a skilled boxer that proves toughness and vulnerability can coexist in the ring. 


Catch Juani on the final season of SHADES OF BLUE,

working opposite Jennifer Lopez, Dayo Okeniyi and Victor Turpin.

May 2018

Juani worked on the CBS All Access' new drama thriller series ONE DOLLAR,  directed and executive produced by Craig Zobel. 


March 2018 


The most prestigious newspaper in the Dominican Republic, LISTIN DIARIO, 

published an article about Juani! 

The article details her journey; from immigrating to New York from the Dominican Republic with her parents, her upbringing in the Bronx, her studies at Harvard, and her growing career as a Latina actress in Hollywood. 



Juani was invited to participate in the closing event of the 2018 Women's International Film Festival: 

a sneak peak screening of Canal Street and Q&A discussion with some of the cast (Juani,  Mekhi Phifer & Katie Chang)

director Rhyan LaMarr and executive producers of the film.


February 2018


Juani was interviewed on live TV in the Dominican Republic, in Telemicro's "De Extremo a Extremo." 

There she spoke about her journey from being born in the Dominican Republic, being raised in the Bronx, 

to her experience at Harvard and her most recent accomplishments as an actress.

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Juani and the cast and crew of CANAL STREET were invited to the

 PAN AFRICAN FILM FESTIVAL

to participate in an Exclusive Preview and Q&A discussion about the film.



October 2017


Juani was featured in an entertainment article of amNewYork

alongside her fellow 2017 ABC Discovers Talent Showcase castmates, Moises Acevedo and Mandi Masden. 

July 2017


      Juani is one of the 12 actors (out of approximately 10,000!) selected to participate in this year's    

     ABC DISCOVERS: NY TALENT SHOWCASE !!!

June 2017



Juani worked on SHADES OF BLUE opposite Jennifer Lopez, Dayo Okeniyi, 

Victor Turpin, Christopher James Baker and Nick Wechsler

May 2017


Juani just got back to NYC after spending a month in Chicago filming the movie CANAL STREET ...

Juani had an amazing time on set -- working with director Rhyan LaMarr, the producers, cast and crew of the film! 

She also enjoyed exploring the beautiful city of Chicago..


Here are some pictures of Juani hanging out on the set of CANAL STREET and a behind the scenes clip:  

February 2017


Juani will be starring alongside Bryshere Gray, Mykelti Williamson, Kevin Quinn, Katie Chang, and Mekhi Phifer in the upcoming independent thriller drama CANAL STREETwritten and directed by Rhyan LaMarr...


CANAL STREET is slated to shoot in Chicago this Spring!

August 2016



Juani worked with Jack Black and Jenny Slate on the feature comedy THE POLKA KING,

 co-directed by Maya Forbes and Wallace Wolodarsky, produced by Red Hour Films, and distributed by Netflix..


Here's a picture of Juani with Wallace Wolodarsky, Jack Black, Jenny Slate, 

Maya Forbes, and China Forbes on the set of THE POLKA KING 

July 2016

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The Senior Editor and Entertainment Director of LATINA MAGAZINE invited Juani over to their NYC office to chat and learn more about Juani and her acting career...


They discussed Juani's role in The Purge: Election Year, her acting career, and her goals and aspirations to become an inspirational role model for young women of color.


June 2016

    Images of Juani, the writer and director of THE PURGE trilogy James DeMonaco, producer Jason Blum of Blumhouse Productions 

and producer Sebastien Lemercier  -- at The Purge: Election Year Screening and Inaugural Ball...

                                                                            The countdown has begun, for this year's annual PURGE!                                                       

                                                                    Here are some promo clips for THE PURGE: ELECTION YEAR featuring Juani!

                                                                           Juani spotted on a billboard for THE PURGE: ELECTION YEAR.... 

February 2016

                                                                                            Just think of all the good the Purge does...

The official trailers for THE PURGE: ELECTION YEAR are out !!  Can you spot Juani?? 

Go watch the film when it comes out July 1st!!

      

                                                                                        Juani just booked a MAYBELLINE commercial! 

January 2016

Juani booked and filmed for a principal role in the new Marvel film DOCTOR STRANGE, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Rachel McAdams! 

September 2015

Juani booked and filmed  a principal role in Universal Pictures' and Blumhouse Productions' THE PURGE 3, written and directed by James DeMonaco!