marianna_riccio_entertainer_actress_singer_comedian_hostMarianna Riccio – Entertainer – Spokesperson – Fitness Enthusiast

 

Recent Credits…

Entertainer, Marianna Riccio is an accredited singing soloist with talented musician professionals that includes the LA Winds Jazz Band. She also sang at a BET Awards event for nominee Hip Hop Artist, Drake. As an actress, Marianna recently filmed a trailer for Academy Award Winner Jamie Foxx for an upcoming television series.

 

Marianna Riccio’s credits also include being a lead vocalist in the pop group, Vaniti Girl/Minx Mafia founded by Dalvin Degrate of the acclaimed RnB Group, Jodeci. Marianna wrote songs and was a studio singer for Grammy winning producers Noel “Detail” Fisher and other notables.

 

After receiving a performing arts degree, Marianna continued her education in acting at AIA Acting Studios and worked with established acting coach, Doug Warhit. Marianna portrayed the leading role in a Patterson House Production Film Short, “Deal” and continued her love of the arts by co-producing and hosting a variety of shows for television at Two-Fifty Productions. In addition, Marianna’s skills include being an improvisational comedian and a host/emcee for fun-filled festivities at up-scale events.

 

A third generation, fitness and natural food enthusiast, Marianna Riccio continues her family legacy of healthy living as a certified exercise instructor/coach and spokesperson.

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Marianna Riccio – Performing Artist

More about Marianna…

Marianna Riccio wrote her first spiritual song at the young of age of six and started acting when she was five years old. At thirteen years old, Marianna was a lead vocalist and dancer in the pop group, “Kid Power” where she left home to tour for the summer on the Disney Cruise Line. In high school, Marianna was President/founder of the Dance Club and created choreography, a member of the Drama Club, a singing soloist, and national Cheerleader champion!

 

Out of high school, Marianna started a pop/rock band, “Six Blocks from Nowhere” in which she was the lead singer/songwriter and toured  around the Los Angeles Area. In her academics at California State University Northridge, she achieved recognition/scholarship for her creative writing as well as being aesthetically noted by her drama professor in Diction and Phonetics. During this time, Marianna landed the lead roles in a variety of plays and productions as an actress and also directed a number of dramatic works graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre.

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With her drive and zeal for life, Marianna always looks at the glass half full, not half empty. Her motto is…

“If we are optimistic and persistent in our goals, we will never be dehydrated, our dreams always quenched.”