If Jarah Mariano looks familiar, it's because she was part of our 12 Hottest Tennis WAGs gallery, though she's by far more than just a wife-and-girlfriend. Born Jarah-Evelyn Makalapau Mariano, she's an actress and model probably best known for her affiliation with Victoria's Secret and Sports Illustrated.
Jarah Mariano is a beautiful blend of Hawaiian, Korean and Chinese ancestry. Though she was born in Kauai, she was raised in Mission Viejo, California. She was scouted when she was 15 and is represented by IMG Models. She landed her first job for MAC Cosmetics, and after graduating from high school, she moved to New York CIty.
Jarah Mariano is not just a pretty face, either. She graduated from Pace University in New York City with a Bachelor's Degree in Speech Communications with a concentration in Media Studies.
But it was in 2005 that she hit the big time, modeling for Victoria's Secret, and later in 2008, for Sports Illustrated. She has also appeared in a variety of magazines, including: Self, L'Uomo Vogue, GQ, Glamour, Italian Vanity Fair, Taiwan Vogue, Elle, Vibe, Shape, Korean Esquire, Women's Health, V, Fitness, Teen Vogue, and Luxury Korea.
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Aside from modeling, she likes to take photos, cook, surf and practice yoga.
She has also appeared in "Minority Report," "The Girl From Monday" and "Skyfall." Jarah Mariano is currently single and resides in New York City.