Mara Reltien is a French/American actor from the Caribbean. She was born and raised to Debbie, who worked in public health and Jerome Reltien, a general practitioner. She is of Spanish, Italian, French, Portuguese, German, Filipino and Chinese descent. She grew up as a swimmer in Saint Martin, speaks French and English fluently, and has some knowledge of Spanish. She got her B.F.A in Acting from Syracuse University and has decided to pursue an acting career on the West Coast. She’s worked on multiple student films, short films and this is the second independent feature film she will be in, the first one being “Ray Meets Helen,” directed by Alan Rudolph. She’s also been in multiple plays throughout her education. She believes that cinema wouldn’t be what it is today if we weren’t intermingling with other cultures, and that makes her passionate and excited to work internationally.