Mariana Castro

upto 15 mins : $ 4.65
upto 30 mins : $ 8.80
upto 60 mins : $ 17.09

I am a trilingual (español -native-, english, français - with some Colombian accent) Colombian actor, photographer, and filmmaker who loves reading for other people and contributing to their work!

What I can do for you:
- rehearse and tape your audition
- give you feedback
- explore your scene or monologue with you
- read (EN, ES, FR)
- help with pronunciation
- Meisner repetition

...and ultimately, give you all my energy and undivided attention so you can do your best work.

Venmo: @Mariana-Castro
For bookings ahead of time:
BFA in Acting from DePaul University '18

Mariana Castro is a SAG-AFTRA Eligible actor, photographer, and filmmaker from Colombia.

Some of her film and theatre credits include An Alternative Method (dir. Hannah Schierbeek), The Stranger and The Shadow (dir. Claire Saxe), Tenant (dir. Alexander Popov), and LaLaLa Strada (dir. Jeff Mills). She currently resides in Colombia, working on writing and directing a short film.

She is passionate about traveling and speaks English, Spanish, and French fluently.

Mariana holds a BFA in Acting from DePaul University and is represented by Stewart Talent in Chicago.

Stewart Talent, Chicago Todd Turina +1 (312) 943 3131

69 Reader Reviews

" Very present and in the moment. Really wonderful to work with. Mariana really cares about what she does and I'd work with her any time. "
" Excellent reader! "
" Awesome and kind as always! Gracias, Mariana! "
" Thank you for your help! "
" Great working with you! "
" Great reader! "
" Great read, got what I needed! "
" Awesome! So sweet and helpful. Great reader with great feedback. Thanks! "
" Mariana was incredibly helpful. "
" Thank you!! "
" Thanks again! So helpful!! "
" Lovely Read!! "
" Loved working with Mariana! "
" Mariana was such a great reader and helping me work through the scene! "
" Great yet again "
" Mariana has been very helpful throughout my preparation for a feature. Shes very thorough in her feedback. Highly recommend working with her. "
" Great reader! "
" A Godsent. "
" Another great experience with Mariana! "
" Mariana was awesome! Great actor/Reader "
" GREat Reader Great energy and very passionate about the craft! "
" Wonderful reader! Had great advice on finding a change in emotion in my scene. Appreciate her so much! "
" Mariana was very helpful in finding things that would make my scene "extra" good. Things I missed. "
" Mariana is awesome! What an amazing actress:) "
" Great great reader! Mariana was very patient. Thanks so much! "
" She was so great and lovely! "
" Mariana is the best! We had so much fun working on my scene and she helped me find some great moments within it. I look forward to working with her again. "
" Mariana was awesome!!! such a great and patient reader!!! "
" Great reader! "
" MARIANA ROCKS!!! Thank youuuu for getting into the scene with me! It helps so so much for me to live in it! Especially because it was a singing one - she got her hairbrush and sang right into it and it makes a difference for the audition! "
" Mariana was a true godsent on a difficult assignement. Her ease into the process helped me relaxe and do my work. Thank you Mariana! "
" Always great ! great reader! great feedback "
" Mariana was so great and had such helpful notes! Thank you! "
" Ya was lovely to run lines with! "
" Such a great and patient reader "
" Great as always ! "
" Great to read withMariama! Very good notes and lovely energy. "
" Great reader "
" Mariana is literally my go-to person whenever I have a new scene & want a creative, smart, intuitive buddy to start to explore it with!! Thank you Mariana! "
" So helpful! "
" Great reader with Mariana, such a generous & fun scene partner. Thank you "
" Mariana was great! Kind and a pro! "
" Excellent! great reader and offered great notes and feedback. really easy to work with "
" Great reader/coaching! "
" Mariana was amazing! "
" Great wisdom "
" Mariana was so helpful! She helped me work on my Spanish and translate my sides like a pro! "
" Great reader!!! "
" STELLAR! Really enjoyed meeting/reading w/ Mariana. Solid reader and gave great adjustments for me. "
" Mariana was so warm, friendly, and comforting to work with. She put me at ease and got the job done. "
" Mariana is the best! She's a pro at helping unlock a scene. We ran lines til I had them down! Super insightful & patient. "
" Mariana was a wonderful Reader! Fun to work with! "
" Thank you for the help Mariana! "
" So sweet and so fun! "
" She is so lovely and patient! Thanks mariana! "
" Mariana is an amazing reader. "
" Mariana was great and had a calm, relaxing energy. "
" Friendly and a great actor to read against! "
" Super duper great and helped me with an audition that requires spanish, flawlessly! thanks Mariana! "
" Mariana was great and adaptable! "
" She was so helpful for me to shape the scene. Thank you so much! "
" Mariana is lovely, patient with contructive feedback! "
" Awesome! Really understood the scene, so easy to work with! Great energy. "
" Amazing Reader !! Great session 10/10 reccomend "
" Great off the cuff. Great insights for business. "
" She was great at helping me find physicality and behavior to make even a small co-star audition pop! "
" Amazing reader! I will be back to work with you! "
" Awesome! Was very patient as I nailed down the pacing and lines...gave me great notes and felt like she was as invested in the work as I was...will definitely use Mariana again! "
" So fun to perform with! Amazing scene partner! "

Credits Include

2021 [IMDB]
TV Series
2020 [IMDB]
2020 [IMDB]
An Alternative Method
2020 [IMDB]
Por Falta De
2019 [IMDB]
2019 [IMDB]
2019 [IMDB]
The Low End
2019 [added]
The Banyan Family House
Immersive Theatre
2019 [added]
LaLaLa Strada
2019 [added]
The Stranger and The Shadow
2018 [added]
The Book of Sebastian
2018 [added]
Fourth Wave Bunny
Solo Performance
2018 [added]
Desert Stories for Lost Girls
2017 [added]
Augusta & Noble
2017 [added]
Cinderella: The Remix
2014 [added]
Opera Panica