Callie Hernandez stars in GRAVES as “Samantha,” a tattooed, free-spirited waitress who becomes the President’s muse, encouraging him to break loose of previous beliefs.
A natural talent, with a striking presence, Callie Hernandez is quickly establishing herself as one of Hollywood’s most sought after young talents.
Hernandez can most recently be seen in Ridley Scott’s blockbuster ALIEN: COVENANT – the sixth installment in the popular ALIEN franchise – opposite Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston and Billy Crudrup. The 20th Century Fox film was released in May 2017. She has also wrapped production on David Robert Mitchell’s crime thriller UNDER THE SILVER LAKE opposite Andrew Garfield, Riley Keough and Topher Grace, which was recently acquired by A24.
Hernandez can also be seen as ‘Tracy’ in the Academy Award® winning musical LA LA LAND from director Damien Chazelle, opposite Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling. That same year, she starred as the lead in Lionsgate’s found footage horror sequel BLAIR WITCH, which made its debut at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival. This follows roles in Robert Rodriguez’s cult classics MACHETE KILLS and SIN CITY: A DAME TO KILL FOR.
On the small screen, Hernandez stars on the EPIX political satire series GRAVES opposite Nick Nolte, which was recently renewed for Season 2. She stars in the leading female role of ‘Samantha’, a free-spirited waitress who meets Graves (Nolte) during his journey. Becoming his muse and often following along for the journey as he seeks to right his self-perceived wrongs. Prior, she appeared in Robert Rodriguez’s horror series FROM DUSK TILL DAWN: THE SERIES.
The Texas native currently resides in Los Angeles.