Ochoa is the grand-niece of 1959 Nobel Prize winner Severo Ochoa, and the daughter of acclaimed Spanish sculptor Victor Ochoa. She has spent her life surrounded by members of both the scientific and artistic world.
Ochoa began acting as a hobby, starting in theatrical plays in Washington, D.C., at the Little Theatre of Alexandria. She soon decided to pursue a career in performance arts, and moved to Madrid in order to study and work in the field. From there, she moved on to work in theatre and TV, including on I Hate My Teenage Daughter, Modern Family and Spain's La que se avecina, as well as in films, including Cats Dancing on Jupiter.
Ochoa is the founder and owner of QE (Quantum Entanglement) Productions, responsible for the 2011 short film Stay with Me, which won awards at film festivals both internationally and in the United States.
In 2014, Ochoa played Karen Morales on the Robert Rodríguez show, Matador. She has portrayed Renn on the TNT drama Animal Kingdom since 2016. In 2017, she became the female lead of NBC Universal and SyFy series Blood Drive, which was cancelled after one year. From 2017 to 2018, she played the lead role of Nora Madani on The CW's Valor. The series ended up being cancelled after one season.
- Ochoa was credited as series regular until the departure of her character in "Twelve Seconds". After that, her name does not appear in the episode credits.
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- ↑ ‘Valor’ Star Christina Ochoa Cast In ‘A Million Little Things’ ABC Drama Pilot, by Nellie Andreeva, Deadline (February 20, 2018)
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