Camila Banus was born July 22, 1990 in Miami Beach, Florida. Since she can remember, she has been entertaining friends and family members with her acting and dancing abilities.
Banus worked most of her life in Miami in national commercials and Spanish television shows. She also has trained many years in dance.
Banus got her first taste of daytime TV in 2008 while working as Lola on One Life to Live. She then worked on an ABC pilot called See Kate Run and Disney XD's I'm in the Band and Zeke and Luther.
Banus is currently working as Gabriella Hernandez on NBC'S Days Of our Lives.
Days of our Lives
October 4, 2010 to Present
ACME Saturday Night
Zeke and Luther
I'm in the Band
One Life to Live
October 16, 2008
to May 15, 2009
See Kate Run
Seguro y urgente
Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actress (2012, 2013, 2014
; for Days of our Lives)
International Vocal Competition
Winner, Gold Medal (Verona, Italy; 1996)
Miss Florida Teen USA Pageant
Second Runner-Up (1998)
Metro Lyric Opera Competition
Winner, (New York City; May 1999)
PLACE OF BIRTH: Miami Beach, Florida
DATE OF BIRTH: July 22, 1990
Speaks Swedish, Farsi, French, Italian, and Russian
Competed in the Miss Florida Teen USA Pageant in 1998, finishing as the second runner-up.
Daytime Emmys Nomination, Outstanding Younger Actress (2015; for Days of our Lives)
Lived in Sweden until age 7
Daytime Emmys Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Younger Actress (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015; for Days of our Lives)