Photos with Simona Ciarlo
Simona was born in Kankakee, Illinois. She wanted to act since the age of five. She attended a private school from fourth grade through high school, where she performed in plays, sang in the choir, and played Alto Saxophone. After graduation, Simona didn't have the time to pursue her dream. In May 2002, Simona's brother, Matthew, was beaten at the age of twenty years old. She moved back home to help her mom with him, and in doing so, realized life was too short to waste. In 2008-2010, Simona attended the Chicago Acting School for acting and voice-over classes. Read more... and published a book for her family called Miles Across This Tightrope. A story of their family and what happened to Matthew. Simona has appeared in films Night of the Dolls (2014)and The Wish (2014).