Annette Figueroa Biography

 

A12A native of Miami, Annette Figueroa has always had a fascination with Hollywood. Growing up as a child in the suburbs of Miami, Annette always dreamed of becoming a part of that magical world.  She pursued a career in dental hygiene and after a very long and successful career, Annette felt she had left her dream to pass.  Charged with a new outlook on life, she decided to drop the career and dive into the entertainment world.
Annette began by working as an executive assistant to the world famous music production duo, The Diaz Brothers. She was in charge of scheduling and coordinating studio sessions and video shoots. Working with some of the biggest names in the music industry Pitbull, Flo Rida, Dj Khaled and Lil Jon to name a few.  Annette was able to forge a number of relationships with artist and industry professionals.  After a few years time scored a spot at the local NBC affiliate WTVJ NBC6.  There,  Annette was noticed for her natural ability with people and was asked to perform a few celebrity interviews.  She went on to interview many movie and music artist including  Will Ferrell in connection with the movie Talladega Nights, Oscar nominated director Gil Kenan,  actors Spencer Locke and Sam Lerner in connection with the movie Monster House, Sean Faris for the movie Never Back Down, super music producer Scott Storch and world-renowned reggae tone superstar Daddy Yankee.  Annette was also asked to covered several red carpet events.
Annette followed her time at NBC6 by hosting and starring in several episodes of “Designing Spaces” and “The Balancing Act” on the Lifetime Network.  Annette has also appeared in several commercials including BMW, Long John Silvers, Dial 7, The Sylvan Learning Center and Health Solutions.  She’s booked principal and lead rolls in several independent films. For the last two and a half years she has been appearing all across  the country on ABC, NBC & FOX affiliates as a spokeswoman for various products including Power Swabs and Plexaderm.  Annette is going strong and her passion, talent, people skills and work ethic are undeniable.  Another Miami native working her way in the entertainment industry.