Mexican-Lebanese actress Edy Ganem was born in Modesto, California. Before landing the highly coveted role of Valentina in "Devious Maids," Ganem was part of several independent feature films including "Black Limousine" with David Arquette and Vivica Fox; "Like Crazy" with Jennifer Lawrence, Anton Yelchin and Felicity Jones; and "Lola’s Love Shack," directed by Patrick Perez, which won Outstanding Cast at the Action on Film film festival. Her recent TV credits include roles on CBS’ "¡ROB!," Fox’s "The Cleveland Show" and MTV’s "Livin’ Loud," which was featured in the TV Festival at Cannes.
Valentina is a headstrong eighteen-year-old with a rebellious streak. Against the advice of her mother, Valentina gets a job working as a maid for the sinister Adrian and Evelyn Powell. While her boyfriend, Remi, is still in Africa on a medical mission, a sexy new pool boy named Ethan is determined to capture her interest. Valentina has always desperately wanted to be treated as an adult—and soon she will have to make some very grown-up choices.