As for how the show can recruit such a talented roster, is not as hard as it was when the show started out.
Well, except for the fact that no other television drama is based on the seven Aztec tribes.
The writers decided to hold off Catrina's in-ring debut until the right time emerged, even though Perez was willing to wrestle whenever called upon.
That small paragraph was all Perez was given to create the character that would change her life -- and as it turns out, it's all she needed.
Wrestlers are a weird breed as they have a lot of things to keep track of every day.
Perez wasn't pursuing a wrestling career, but she agreed to come in for the tryout anyway.