Mariah Iman Wilson
as Mary, Mother of Jesus
"The Shepherds and the Angels"
Mariah Iman Wilson
MARIAH IMAN Wilson is an American actress, singer/songwriter and dancer. She currently has a recurring role as Starling on the new hit Disney Channel/ Disney+ TV show “THE VILLAINS OF VALLEY VIEW.” She also has a re-occuring role as Nadia on the popular Reboot of "SAVED BY THE BELL, SBTB, Season 1 " currently NBC's streaming service, Peacock.
Mariah has been in the entertainment industry for over 26-years, starting as child actress performing at the age of two dancing for the Arizona Angels, then at Desert Stages Children Theatre in Scottsdale, AZ at age four where she took the stage for multiple productions, i.e.: The Grinch as “Cindy Lou Who,” “Joseph in the Technicolor Dreamcoat,” “Annie” and many more.
This University of Southern California (USC) Cinematic Arts graduate has been making her mark as a triple-threat in the entertainment industry as an actress, recording artist and dancer in Hollywood since the young age of 6-years old.
Mariah took her first professional job at the age of six in a Joann ETC. commercial followed by KMART, Morgan Stanley, Rent-A-Center, State Farm and most recently Best Buy.
Moviegoers were abuzz about her performance in the multiple award-winning, blockbuster movie "DREAMGIRLS,” under the direction of award-winning Director, Bill Condon; playing "Magic" the daughter of Effie White and Curtis Taylor Jr. played by Oscar and Grammy award-winning actors, Jennifer Hudson and Jamie Foxx. The film also starred Grammy Winner Beyoncé Knowles, Eddie Murphy, Anika Noni Rose, Danny Glover, Loretta Divine, Keith Robinson and Sharon Leal.
Mariah has been featured in several other films, television and commercial projects, most notably Comedy Central’s “Drunk History,” ABC's Body of Proof, Fox Television’s "House," ABC's Family "Lincoln Heights," CBS’s “NCIS Los Angeles” and many more.
In addition to acting, Mariah writes, records and performs her own repertoire of music and MUSIC VIDEOS. Social media favorites like “Shawty Got Moves,” “Girlfriend,” “My Baby,” and more. She toured performing a MY BABY TOUR at various performances and with high school dance teams.
Other stage performances include LA/OC County Fairs and other community events. She is a favorite at the Los Angeles Angels Baseball Games when she sings the National Anthem.
Mariah is in the process of writing a new television series and hopes to drop a new EP by the end of this year. She is passionate about helping other young people achieve their goals and is Co-founder of ELEV8 Stars Foundation - an organization that seeks to inform, train, inspire and mentor other young people achieve their career goals in entertainment, sports and media.