Diana Cignoni


Diana is a German-American actor and filmmaker who got her start in acting at an early age working at the HB Studio in New York. She later moved to Los Angeles, where she studied with teacher Charlie Laughton, Al Pacino’s life-long mentor and friend, while performing in award-winning productions of plays by Brecht, Beckett and most recently starring in Brian Friel’s Faith Healer (2019 Stage Raw nomination for Best Leading Female Performance) at the Odyssey Theatre. It was in Los Angeles that she developed into a thoughtful, independent writer and filmmaker, and her work has been recognized in multiple film festivals in the United State and Europe. You can see her directorial work at dianacignoni.com and groundhero.com