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New Italian Actress, Geneme

A new rising start from Italy. Originally from Ethiopia, Geneme grew up in Padua where she learned of her passion for dance at an early age and continued to study it at a professional level for eight years. Her love for dance led her into a career in acting, where she first appeared in the HBO series “We Are Who We Are”, and the RAI series “Alligatore” in 2020. Following those series, she landed the role as Marta in the RAIPLAY series, “Nudes” directed by Laura Lucchetti.

In 2021, she gained the role of Sara, one of the nine protagonists of the musical drama, “Backstage” directed by Cosimo Alemà and produced by Eagle Pictures. That same year, she joined the cast of “Qua è Rimasto Autunno” as the protagonist Ife.

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Production: Monkey Business Creative Studio
Photo: Paolo Santambrogio
Styling: Simone Folli
Fashion Assistant: Nadia Mistri
Make Up: Maddalena Brando
Hair: Sergio Castiglia

“You’re worth it”

“My Star Mascara” is a mascara compilation campaign for L’Oréal Paris and is featured in Italian national TV, in stores and on SoMe.
Created in collaboration with McCann Worldwide and is featuring following talents: Bebe Vio, Elisa Maino, Annie Mazzola, Fiore Manni.

A project developed for Jock&Nerds Magazine.

“You’re the only one on the block, that don’t believe that you have not yet changed…”


Interview for Vanity Fair Italy.