Originally from Chicago, Sari is a classically trained Mexican-American actress with her BFA from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She has also studied with the late Jane Alderman, Joyce Piven, at iO, and at The Actors Gymnasium. 

Sari has worked with notable Chicago theaters including Goodman Theatre, Teatro Vista, and Victory Gardens. She has also worked with Theater Unleashed in Los Angeles.

Television credits include a recurring role on Empire (FOX). She has also appeared in The Exorcist (FOX), Chicago Fire (NBC), and Sirens (USA).

The critically acclaimed feature film, Signature Move, a comedic female love story, in which Sari plays a leading role, made it's world premiere at SXSW this past year, and has gone on to win a number of awards across the globe.

Sari is currently playing the role of Lucia in Tanya Saracho's Fade at Victory Gardens, a co-production with Teatro Vista.

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