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Who Is Adria Arjona's Husband? Meet Edgardo Canales Whom She Wed in a Private Ceremony

Oyin Balogun
Apr 04, 2022
06:00 A.M.
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Puerto Rican actress Adria Arjona has appeared in a couple of high-ranking movies, including the 2019 banger, "Tripple Frontiers." Her private life is also as interesting as her career.


Adria Arjona is no stranger to fame, having grown up as the daughter of the famous Guatemalan singer-songwriter Ricardo Arjona. The 29-year-old made an early start to her career in Hollywood, which has been highly successful.

Adria moved to New York at age 18 and studied acting at the Lee Strasberg Theater and Film Institute. She rose to fame for her performance as Emily in season two of HBO's "True Detective" and her appearances in two episodes of CBS's "Person of Interest."

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Adria also had roles in the Amazon Prime miniseries "Good Omens" and the NBC television series "Emerald City." Despite being a famous star and the daughter of an icon, Adria loves to stay grounded.

In her early years as an actress, she worked as a waitress, which was a surprise to many fans due to her affluent background. The actress later told People that her strong value system helps her stay humble regardless of fame.

Adria Arjona attends the 2022 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted by Radhika Jones at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on March 27, 2022 | Source: Getty Images


She said, "I learned the value of money and working hard. It helped me because I got to be on my feet. And I think today I can do 16-hour days thanks to being a waitress."

The "Pacific Rim Uprising" star also named her parents as some of her biggest influences. Adria emulates her father's work ethic and relies on him for motivation, adding that the legendary songwriter is her biggest fan.



Adria's love life has been a subject of interest to many fans. The "True Detective" star loves to keep things private, but some of her social media posts revealed that her heart already belongs to someone.

Adria is happily married to her heartthrob, attorney Edgardo Canales. The couple tied the knot in the summer of 2019. The exact timeline of their relationship is not clear, but Adria shared a lovely post revealing the intimate proposal they had.

In a 2018 post in which she captioned, "A million times yes!" the actress was pictured excitedly flaunting her finger, which was adorned by a shiny luxury engagement ring.


Prior to their marriage, Adria rarely posted about her husband. However, the couple has been spotted making public appearances together, including at the 2020 Vanity Fair Oscar Party.

Adria and her man have come a long way together and share visible chemistry. According to reports, the couple is both passionate about charity. The lovebirds opted not to ask their guests for gifts but instead requested that they buy books for needy children.



Adria recently took part in the 2022 movie "Moribus." The movie is described as her most prominent work to date, and her performance seems to have earned her the accolades of both the directors and co-stars.

Adria confessed that Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was her real-life inspiration for playing in the Marvel movie. The "Good Omens" actress plays the role of Martine Bancroft, the fiancée of the titular antihero and a fellow scientist. The film is described as intriguing and action-packed.