Los Angeles, CA
Ciara Hanna got started in the entertainment world when she was at the young age of 8. She traveled around Southern California singing with a local singing group, which entertained at venues such as Knott's Berry Farm, Royal Caribbean Cruise Liner, and Universal Studios. She then began an acting and modeling career at age 10. She starred in a few local plays before landing her first professional job doing a series of Commercials overseas in the United Kingdom. She was also very successful in modeling for Mattel, Robinsons May, California Halloween Costumes, Macy's, and many others on a regular basis. In her senior year of high school she tried out for cycle 13 of America's Next Top Model and out of 70,000 young women she made it into the top 16. Since then she has done many television commercials, television guest-starring roles (including roles on Hawaii Five-0, Anger Management, New Girl, and more), music videos (including Blessthefall and Sum 41), and films (including Blood Lake: Attack of the Killer Lampreys and The Unauthorized Melrose Place Story) . She also landed a role on the daytime soap opera The Bold and the Beautiful, in which she played a recurring new character named Summer.
Ciara also appeared as Brandie in All American Christmas Carol (2013), the film, starring Taryn Manning in the lead role, is currently streaming on Netflix. Following All American Christmas Carol, Ciara auditioned with over 2,500 other actors to win her best known role as Gia Moran the Yellow Megaforce Power Ranger for the 20th Anniversary Season of Power Rangers; Power Rangers Megaforce (2013), and returning as Gia in Power Rangers Super Megaforce (2014). Ciara has returned once again as Gia most recently in the 25th Anniversary episode of Power Rangers Super Ninja Steel on August 28, 2018 alongside the Ninja Steel Rangers cast, and several veteran Power Rangers actors spanning the 25 year history of the Power Rangers franchise.
Following the anniversary episode, Ciara also shot a Power Rangers vs. Street Fighter fan film for Bat in The Sun, returning as Gia alongside Jason David Frank returning once more as legendary Green Ranger Tommy. The short film crossed the million view mark on YouTube within its first three days of release.