By Erin Giberson
Congratulations to Saint Leo the Great School Alumna (2012) Marialisa Caruso for winning Best Supporting Actress at the Milan International Filmmaker Festival. Marialisa not only acted in ‘Emerald Run’ but was also co-screenwriter for the film.
‘Emerald Run’ has had numerous nominations at the Ocean Dance Film Festival, The Milan International Filmmaker Festival and is most recently nominated for five awards at the London International Filmmaker Festival: Best Film, Best Original Screenplay, Best Lead Actor: David Chokachi, Best Supporting Actor: Anthony Caruso and Best Supporting Actress: Marialisa Caruso.
A graduate of Presentation High School (2016), Marialisa is currently majoring in finance at Santa Clara University with minors in International Business and Creative Writing. There are more festivals coming up this winter, and the premiere of ‘Emerald Run’ is scheduled for January 24.
Saint Leo’s is very proud of Marialisa, Go Lions.