MANDO & FRIENDS: FRANCIA RAISA (S2, E18)


Francia Raísa stops by M&F to catch up with Mando! They reminisce on how she first started her career — from modeling and dancing at an early age to then falling in love with acting. The 'How I Met Your Father' star shares that her comedic timing came natural in her new role as "Valentina." Francia then breaks down the keys to her success; manifestation, constantly working on her craft and keeping her self physically and mentally healthy. The Honduran-Mexican actress takes a moment to talk about how she takes care of her mental health: journaling, therapy and paying attention to what her body needs. Get to know Francia beyond her brilliant characters.

Mando Fresko wants to introduce you to his friends. ’Mando & Friends’ presented by Verizon features world-renowned Latinx artists musicians, high-level athletes changing the game, award winning actors, top market broadcast professionals — and social media stars breaking the internet. These stories being told have never been shared on any other platform. Talks about growing up in a Latinx household, inspiring career journeys, discussions on why representation matters, their latest projects and how technology plays a vital role in their daily lives.

This isn’t an interview. Just a convo between friends.