Christianity Playing the role as Santana Lopez, a high school cheerleader, on the Fox’s teen musical comedy drama television series, Glee since 2009.
In 2002, she also appeared in the music video for B2K's "Why I Love You".
She was hired for a single episode guest appearance on The Bernie Mac Show in 2002, but she was brought back to work on a further ten episodes throughout all five seasons.
In 2009, Rivera was cast as Santana Lopez, a high school cheerleader, on Fox's musical comedy series Glee, about a high school glee club.
By mistake, her role was credited as “Naya Maria Rivera”.
From 1991 to 1992, she appeared in the American sitcom The Royal Family for her role as Hillary Winston. Due to her role as a cheerleader in Glee, Naya’s legs and butt are revealed.
Naya Marie Rivera The Veiled Fairy, N’Nay, Bee, Nay Nay, Nay Nay Rivers, Nougat, Snix, Ni Ni, Smoochy Capricorn Valencia, California, USARivera attended Valencia High School, Santa Clarita, California.