Zaira is a multi-talented artist who has a passion for modeling, a love for film making, and a gift for acting. The 20 year old triple threat was born and raised in Los Angeles California. The beautifully talented Model is best known for her mysterious exotic look that photographers and designers have fallen in love with. She has modeled for celebrity designers including Mitzy and up and coming celebrity designer Sarmy Reyes. Recently she competed in her first beauty pageant representing her city of Van Nuys in the Miss California Latina Pageant landing a spot in the top ten.
The aspiring thespian became interested in acting at the young age of 11, competing in state wide theater competitions winning several awards eventually leading her to small film roles. While acting on set of Akeelah and The Bee, Zaira grew an interest in film making. She knew she wanted a career in the film industry after her shot film "L.A. After dark" won the award for best documentary at the Spring National High School Journalism Convention, putting her tiny high school on the map. Zaira’s favorite thing to do on set is special effects make-up. She is a self-taught makeup artist whom has a particularly soft spot for horror films and was inspired by her favorite film “Shaun of The Dead”. Using her special effects make-up talents Zaira helped her team place in the top ten of “The Cabin in the Woods” film competition. She recently worked the short film Cora doing special effects make-up on Latarsha Rose and William C Carpenter.
On her free time you can catch her playing lacrosse, running track, or volunteering at her favorite organization, Shadow Hills Riding Club. Join her on Facebook (Zaira MOO) or on instagram (Zairamoo). She is currently working independently and hopes to work with a reputable agent in the near future.
Published on Feb 05, 2014