Laura Gómez is a Dominican actress. She has also ventured into writing and directing. Prior to acting on TV and film, she worked in theater and as a voice actress. In 2008, she made her television debut in an episode of Law & Order. Some years later, she landed the role of Blanca Flores in Netflix’s Orange Is the New Black. This is a role she played recurrently from 2013 to 2019, gaining her mainstream recognition. At the same time, she appeared as Selena Cruz in some episodes of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit from 2014 to 2015. She went on to have more recurring characters – as Dama Montero in Show Me a Hero and Cecilia in Anne+. She also guest-starred in an episode of The Last O.G.