Mariama Diallo is an actress and top global model, influencer, activists and philanthropist based in Los Angeles. Originally from Guinea, West Africa, she relocated to the United States in her formative years. She entered into acting thru the Meisner technique and improv training in the SE, and has gone on to study with Aaron Speiser and Lesly Kahn in Los Angeles. She is a social media influencer and digital content creator, and has 315,000 followers on instagram, and a reach of 8 Million across her various social platform profiles.
Mariama most recently played the role of "Tesha", the comic relief, in the feature B-BOY BLUES, directed by Jussie Smollett, appears in Walt Disney's JUNGLE CRUISE opposite Dwayne Johnson ("The Rock"), and she is the lead role of "Jade" in the arthouse independent film CIRCUIT, portraying a young victim of the sex traffic trade and the brutal realities of that world. Mariama is the face of major global campaigns including Savage Fenty (with Rihanna), ASOS, DVF, KKW Beauty, Marc Jacob Beauty, Anastasia Beverly Hills, Puma, Levi's and many more. Her image has been printed in magazines across the world including VOGUE, HARPER'S BAZAAR, L'Officiel, Marie Claire, NYLON, Edgar's Club, UK Daily Mail along with others.
Outside of making appearances in campaigns, magazines and motion pictures, she is an advocate against human trafficking and is the spokesperson for the nonprofit “Models Against Sexual Trafficking.”
Her recently launched fashion line SINCERELY RIA is packed with sexy silhouettes, empowering suits and separates that accentuate all women’s bodies. The collection is inspired by female empowerment and shining a light on women’s voices all around the world. Mariama created the brand and is the lead designer.
She is a US Citizen and holds a Guinea passport as well. She is fluent in 3 languages: English, Fulani (West African), and French (Parisienne).