Rivera was pronounced missing Wednesday, July 8th after going boating with her four-year-old son on Lake Piru.
A press conference sharing the news publicly is forthcoming by the Ventura County’s Sherriff’s office.
Naya’s big break came in 2009 when she landed the role of Santana Lopez on the FOX hit series, “Glee.” Signing with Columbia Records in 2011. That same year, she was part of the “Glee” ensemble nominated for a Grammy for Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals for ‘Don’t Stop Believin’.’
In 2013, she released a single, “Sorry” featuring artist Big Sean, whom she dated and was briefly engaged to in 2013, before ending the relationship in 2014.
Naya later dated Josey’s father, actor Ryan Dorsey, marrying him in Cabo San Lucas in July 2014. They divorced in 2018 and had been sharing custody of Josey.
She was aged 33 and survived by her son aged 4.