Actress, dancer, and author, Corinna Coroneo was born in Galatina in Salento, Italy. She studied classical and modern dance for fifteen years. In 2003, she graduated from DAMS in Bologna with a thesis on the film “Querelle”, an adaptation of the famous novel by J.Genet. Since 2004, she has been working in independent films, taking part in feature films and several short films, including “The Poet” by Mauro John Capece of 2012 in which she played the female lead. She has won various awards for her film “The Sculpture” (directed by Mauro John Capece) at The Indie Fest, The International Euro Film Festival, The World Film Awards, Jakarta, The Nez International Film Festival , The Depth of Fields Internqational Film Festival, New York City International Film Festival.