Mariana Matthews Biography

Birthday: 1982-02-01
Place of Birth: New York City, New York
Wiki Biography: Mariana Matthews was born in New York City and raised in a small town in Connecticut where her parents own a bakery. She finished high school early and left home at age 17. After a year of school in the states, she spent several months at The University of Sussex in Brighton, England were she directed a very popular version of Alice in Wonderland - replete with drug references, songs, and music spun by a live DJ. What followed was several weeks in Stratford-upon-Avon studying with the Royal Shakespeare Company, and finally a move to New York City to pursue a professional acting career. In New York Mariana took comedy classes and worked at the box office of an improv/comedy theater while auditioning for film and television. She first caught the public eye in the short film Looking Out (2002) in which she portrayed a Lolita type high school girl who carries on a romance with a much older man. The film won two awards at the First Run Film Festival, and an Audience Award at Slamdance, and led to several supporting roles in indie features.

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Filmography

Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Midnight Mass 'Mickey' Edwards 2003 Horror