Breakthrough star Montse Hernández stars in the new Cartoon Network show BEN 10 as the voice of Gwen.
ABOUT BEN 10: Ben Tennyson, a 10-year-old boy, discovers a magical device that can turn him into 10 different alien heroes, each with its own unique abilities. With this newfound power, Ben, Grandpa Max, and cousin Gwen help others and stop evildoers – but that doesn’t mean he doesn’t cause some superpowered kid mischief once and a while.
Jane The Virgin’s star Montserrat (Montse) Hernández was born in Dallas, Texas. She is a Mexican-American actress, voice talent, singer and writer. She began acting at a young age doing national commercials. Later, in 2009, she had the opportunity to play the role of Natalia in the award-winning children series Barney. At age 12, Montse’s family moved to Los Angeles, California so she could pursue a professional acting career. The move proved fruitful, as Montse landed the titular role of “Young Jane” in the CW’s award- winning show Jane The Virgin. Since then, she has also recurred in popular series such as NBC’s The Night Shift (2015) and USA’s Colony (2016). The year 2016 also marked Montse’s feature film debut in the movie Lowriders, acting alongside Eva Longoria, Academy Award Nominee® Demian Bichir, Melissa Benoist and Gabriel Chavarria. In early 2017 Montse landed the starring role in the new Cartoon Network show Ben 10. Her work include several short films and animated shows she has scripted, as well as numerous other projects currently in development.
Montse Hernández founded a charity called Special Love, whose mission is to supports kids and adults with disabilities. Montse also supports Union Rescue Mission for the homeless.