Played by Audrey Esparza
Audrey Esparza plays Tasha Zapata in the NBC drama "Blindspot."
Esparza has appeared in a variety of television projects, including recurring roles on "Power" and "Black Box." Other TV credits include "Blue Bloods," "The Following," "The Americans," "Golden Boy" and "Madam Secretary." Esparza can be seen recurring on the upcoming series "Public Morals."
On stage, Esparza co-starred in Rattlestick Playwrights Theater production of "Underneath My Bed." Other theater credits include "Post No Bills," "The Leak," "One Night in the Valley," "Tetrology" and "Sangre."
Esparza was born and raised in the U.S./Mexico border city of Laredo, Texas. She graduated from Tisch School of the Arts at New York University, spending all four years at the Experimental Theatre Wing.
Esparza currently resides in New York.