Mary Rider, from journalist to porn star: “I earned little, the meeting with Rocco Siffredi took place”

In art it is called Mary Rider, but his real name is Maria Giovanna fervent. Originally from Pagans, went from journalism to red light cinema. Interviewed by Southern Courierthe new hardcore diva said: “I earned little, the turning point was the meeting with Rocco Siffredi. I would like to start making surveys and interviews again”.

Pagans, Maria Giovanna Ferrante from journalist to hardcore actress: the story of Mary Rider

After working for theHandle And The print, Mariagiovanna Ferrante she transitioned from a career as a journalist to that of a porn star. She lives at Turinwith her husband, known in the environment as Captain Eric, (originally from the province of Naples). Within a short time, he had one thriving adult erotic service business, as a production house and a sexy shop.

The first time, with the age of majority: “I waited for 18 years after the first experiments… I wanted no one to be able to reproach me for the choice I had made”. He attended the classical high school in Nocera Inferiore and then the university in Naples: “My parents would have liked me to do scientific studies in Pagani and university in Salerno. But I put my foot down and left home to study”.

Then the experience in England: “VI entered Erasmus and had to stay there for nine months, instead I had a terrible car accident after two months and was in a coma for thirty days. And after another month of hospitalization I returned to Pagani. I graduated in Modern Literature with a thesis in comparative literature on the character of the female vampire. I have I looked for a topic that reflected my personality as a woman outside the stereotypes”.


Mary Rider

Journalist work

“I liked and still like writing and I began journalism, one of my teachers was Goffredo Locatelli, who passed away a year ago, who directed a Scafati magazine, Albatros, with whom I began to collaborate” he recounted, recalling his first article: “In 2001, the classic investigation on how to get back in shape after the Christmas revelry. First a master’s degree in Turin, where I moved after getting married. and then for a summer to the local newspaper Cronaca Qui. The internship to which he refers dates back to 2008: three months at La Stampa and two at Ansa in Naples”.

The new career

“I was a precarious worker and when you are paid by the piece, they only pay you for what you produce. My proposals were inquiries, insights and often they weren’t even listened to. So little by little I started to move away from the world of journalism. In 2012 I began to attend private clubs with my husband, a private path for couples that does me a lot of good. I learn to use heels, as a journalist I always dressed casual, and to wear sexy outfits. The next step is swinging”

The meeting with was decisive Rocco Siffredi: “NoIn 2014, our first professional experience was with him. To think that just a few months before I was still at my desk writing articles! Since then I have shot more than 500 videos. My parents? They discovered it by chance, on the occasion of Juventus-Napoli in 2015: in the family we are all huge fans and my father was a member of a facebook group where at a certain point he recognized his daughter, covered only by the Napoli flag, who promised that she would did the striptease if the blues won. Those were difficult days, but today they are on excellent terms with my parents. Even if I avoid describing in detail what I do”.

Mary Rider, from journalist to porn star: “I earned little, the meeting with Rocco Siffredi took place”