Katya Martín
Katya Martín
as Juana Sánchez

Actor Biography

Katya Martín will next be seen starring in ABC's "Promised Land," an epic, generation-spanning drama about two Latinx families vying for wealth and power in California's Sonoma Valley.

Her credits include BBC's "Roadkill" with Hugh Laurie, Lifetime's "Ten" opposite Dylan Arnold, Showtime's "The Affair" with Dominic West and Ruth Wilson, and "My First Miracle" with Sean Patrick Flannery.

Martín is also an emerging writer, director, and producer; her shorts having been accepted to multiple film festivals around the world. "Vandal," a short film which she wrote, produced and starred in, was chosen as part of the official selection for Venice Film Week (2015), the official selection for the short film corner at Cannes (2015), and the SOHO International Film Festival (2015) among others. Additionally she has also created digital content for brands such as Red Bull, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Credo Beauty, American Ballet Theater and more.

Martín, originally from Spain, is fluent in English, Spanish and French, and based between New York, Los Angeles and London.