Born in Berlin, she grew up in Belgrade with her German-Serbian family and completed her acting training for performing arts from 1998 to 2000 at the Youth Drama School in Belgrade. After finishing acting training she came to Berlin. Other drama workshops followed in 2009 with Lena Lessing and Giles Foreman and in 2013 and 2017 with Paul Miller of Drama Center London and Seamus McNally of Cavale Studio in New York.
Since then she has had engagements at the various stages such as theater in the Theater in the Stadthafen Rostock, at the open air theater Monbijou Theater in Berlin and at the Volksbühne in the Prater at the Theatertreffen Vegard Vinge and Ida Müller in John Gabriel Borkman and 12 Spartenhaus.
Currently Mirijam has her main residence in Berlin with housing in Belgrade.