Mora is untamable, strong-willed, and very independent.She’s lived a life without a future and was immune to regret.Only the sudden news of her mother’s passing was significant enough to transform her wild nights into the long days of field work back on her rustic family farm.
Unfortunately, the demanding stress of keeping her family’s business from those who seek to take it has been taxing her too strongly.
Now she seeks help and able workers to come to Las Lindas and get it running just as her parents had, and she sure has found herself a colorful bunch of characters indeed.
Shiri Appleby jumped in front of the lens as a youngster appearing on such notable hits as "Who’s the Boss," "Doogie Howser MD" and Lawrence Kasden’s "I Love You To Death." At 19 she had her breakout performance on the series "Roswell," playing the leading role of Liz Parker.
She went on to guest star in "ER," "Six Degrees," as well as Mike Nichols' "Charlie Wilson's War," before playing the lead in the CW's "Life Unexpected." Since then, Appleby has done recurring turns on NBC’s "Chicago Fire," HBO’s "GIRLS" and most recently CBS’s "Code Black." Shiri currently stars in Lifetime's critically acclaimed drama "Un REAL," playing Rachel Goldberg, a producer working behind the scenes of a dating competition show and she’ll take on the role of director in the sixth episode of the second season.
She’s the sole owner of her family’s vegetable farm, alone after the passing of her mother and the estrangement from the remainder of her small family.
Mora was born with a short fuse and a fiery soul, clashing with anyone who disagrees with her and ultimately leaving home at a young age because of her unwillingness to accept her family’s way of life.Mora grew up a harsh and selfish woman, living many temporary lives as she lived an eternal childhood of drinking and fun.She grew to rely on her home-grown natural beauty to celebrate every day and drink her troubles away every night, waking in bed with whomever would take her; no man satisfied her.Additionally, Shiri was recently nominated for a Critics Choice Award for Best Actress for her work on the series.15 years after The WB/UPN’s “Roswell” first premiered, the cast and creator reunited at the ATX Television Festival in Austin to regale a packed theater with their memories of filming the cult alien drama.Stars Shiri Appleby, Jason Behr, Brendan Fehr, Majandra Delfino and Nick Wechsler were on hand, along with creator Jason Katims and several hundred fans who eagerly crammed themselves into the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema for a trip back to the eventful New Mexico town.