María Corina Smith Pocaterra better known as Corina Smith, is a Venezuelan singer, actress and model. Smith debuted on television in 2009, participating in the television series, Somos tú y yo: Un nuevo día, playing Maria Corina, a cheerleader of the Granadillo Academy. The series is a spin-off of Somos tú y yo and was based on the American film Grease. The series was premiered on 17 August 2009 by the Boomerang Latin American chain and aired in Latin America, Europe, Asia and some countries of the Middle East. In 2010, Smith joined the main cast of the series, NPS: No puede ser. The series is the second spin-off of Somos tú y yo and marks the closing of the series, the series premiered for the first time 25 July 2010 in Venezuela by Venevisión and on 8 November 2010 by the Boomerang Latin American chain.