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Get to Know Laia Costa with These 10 Fun Facts (Exclusive)

Get to Know Laia Costa with These 10 Fun Facts (Exclusive)

Laia Costa stars in the new indie film Maine and we caught up with her to learn some things that fans probably don’t know about her!

You might recognize the 33-year-old actress from roles in films like Life Itself and Newness. In Maine, Laia plays a married woman from Spain hiking solo through the Appalachian trail to reclaim her identity, but becomes sidetracked when a lone American hiker (Thomas Mann) pursues her.

The movie is playing in limited theaters and is also available on digital HD and VOD!

Here are 10 Fun Facts about Laia:

  • 1. I feel home in Llafranch, a small fishing village near Barcelona.
  • 2. I played basketball for 17 years.
  • 3. After my college degree and PhD course in Communication, I worked in an advertising agency for 6 years before becoming an actress.
  • 4. I’ve been 25 years without doing a blood test due to my needle fear.
  • 5. I helped a friend to give birth at home.

Click inside to see the rest of the fun facts…

  • 6. I shaved my head on camera for work and would love to keep it shaved.
  • 7. Never use make up. Always wear glasses.
  • 8. I always write a few words in all the books I gift. It becomes really special when you return to this page years later.
  • 9. I send hand written letters via ordinary mail to friends regularly.
  • 10. I have three lovely cats: Woody, Homer and Meadow.

Rent or buy Maine on iTunes!

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