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FILM

The Great Turkey Town Miracle

Supporting

LAMA Entertainment

Never The Same

Supporting

Sophia Ellis, dir.

Mind Over Fatter (SAG-AFTRA Short)

Supporting

LA Shorts Int'l Film Festival

Stolen Beauty

Supporting Lead

Sophia Ellis, dir.

Work-Life Imbalance

Lead

Cesar Ramos, dir.

I Choose Me

Lead

Cesar Ramos, dir.

COMMERCIAL

Conflicts available upon request.

THEATER

A Raisin in the Sun

Principal / "Beneatha"

CA Roberson Theatre

A Streetcar Named Desire

Principal / "Stella"

Center Stage Theatre

Bye Bye Birdie

Ensemble

Center Stage Theatre

TRAINING & EDUCATION

Ongoing Training

Graham Shiels Studio | L.A.

Meisner Method, Scene Study

Nancy Chartier Studios

Meisner Method, Cold Read

Nancy Chartier Studios

Meisner Method, Memorization

Nancy Chartier Studios

Audition Technique, Film & TV

Marci Liroff

Improvisation

Stomping Ground Comedy Theatre

Scene Study

John Windsor-Cunningham

Monologues

John Windsor-Cunningham

Theatre Arts II & III

University of Texas, Arlington

Bachelor's Degree

University of Texas, Arlington

Master's Degree

Texas Wesleyan University

Currently captivating audiences as "Tiana" in the short film "Mind Over Fatter," showcased at the Academy Award–qualifying LA Shorts International Film Festival, Mia Dirir is a Meisner trained American actress with a rich heritage rooted in Somalia, East Africa.

Physical Characteristics / Measurements

Height: 5'5"

Weight:

Eyes: Brown

Hair Color:

Hair Length: Long

 

Caribbean Accent, Fully Vaccinated, Intermediate Somali, Southern Accent, Valid US Passport, Basketball, Cheerleading, Swimming - ability - general, Host, Licensed Driver, Singer, Vocal Range: Mezzo Soprano, African Accent, American - Creole Accent, American - Minnesota Accent, American - New York Accent, American - Southern Accent, American - Texan Accent, British - BBC English Accent, Jamaican Accent, South African Accent