Having American Sign Language as his native language helps him as an actor, DiMarco says.
"[It] requires the use of facial expressions and body language expressions," he recently told Washington Life Magazine. "With the rules of ASL immersed into my soul, it helps to bring out stories when modeling for a photo and makes for an interesting character when acting."
DiMarco hopes to raise awareness in the world of modeling, opening the door for other Deaf models. "There are many beautiful Deaf people out there but the agencies and photographers think we’re not able to model," he says.
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