Formerly known as Ksenia Zaitseva and Ksenia Kaas

ACTING RÉSUMÉ

Personal Details:

Eyes: Hazel
Hair: Brown
Height: 5ft 10in
Build: Slender

Spotlight Number: 813278663157
IMDB Number: nm1914776

Education:

2001-2004 Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art, London - Acting
2000-2001 The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA) - Foundation Course - Acting
1997-2000 University College London - Italian and Design
1996-1997 Kingston University, London - Business Studies
1994-1996 St.Clare's International College, Oxford - International Baccalaureate

Theatre:

Year Role Title Director Theatre
2011 Alla Ivanovna / Zina The Overcoat by Nikolai Gogol adapted by Howard Colyer Eero Suojanen The Brockley Jack Studio Theatre, UK
2005 Sasha Europhilia by Richard Bean David Grindley Workshop for ACT Productions, UK
2004 Helena Cloaca by Maria Goos Kevin Spacey The Old Vic Theatre, UK
2003 Courtesan The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare John David The Cliveden Open Air Theatre, UK

Film, TV:

Year Role Title Director Studio
2015 Nastia The Scent of Infinity, Film Pilot Mohy Quandour Sindika Production, UK
2013 Anya Reunion, Short Film Anastasia Berezovsky Metropolitan Film School, UK
2012 Juno Ganymede, Short Film Christina Prgomet London Film School, UK
2012 Various Lloyds Corporate Film Tom Hickmore Nice Media Ltd, UK
2011 Natalya BP Diversity and Inclusion Video, Corporate Film Tom Hickmore Nice Media Ltd, UK
2011 Natalie/Katya Meeting Place, Feature Film Jason Croot Zelica Films Ltd, UK
2011 Russian Woman Sirens: Stress, TV Series Amanda Boyle Daybreak Pictures for Channel 4, UK
2010 Psychologist Demon and Doors, Feature Film Jason Croot and Stephen Southouse Zelica Films Ltd, UK
2010 Mother Mannequins, Short Film Max Schippmann American InterContinental University, UK
2010 Helena Jones BP Code of Ethics, Corporate Film Paul Katis Pukka Films, UK
2010 Wife Red Heels, Short Film Yevgeniya (Jane) Gapon American InterContinental University, UK
2008 Magda Holby City: Faith, Hope, And Charity, TV Series Chris King BBC One, UK
2008 Alena The Bill: Blood Rush, TV Series Matt Bloom Thames Television Ltd for ITV One, UK
2007 Teresa Trial & Retribution: The Rules Of The Game, TV Series David Moore La Plante Productions for ITV One, UK
2007 Varya Blunt Doctors: Sweet Surrender, TV Series Jason Millward BBC One, UK
2007 Isabella Skin Deep, Short Film Douglas Richmond Metropolitan Film School, UK
2007 Dasha London, Short Film Isabelle Sieb Metropolitan Film School, UK
2007 Maria Kartasheva Cold Squad, TV Series Alexander Kalugin Studio Pyramid, Russia
2007 Woman Phenomena, Documentary, Showcase Dave Stewart BBC Science & History Studio, UK
2006 Zhenya My Prechistenka 2, TV Series Lyudmila Gladunko, Boris Tokarev Studio Debut, Mosfilm, Russia
2006 Larissa Night Nurses, Feature Film Alexey Muradov Studio Kinoslovo, Russia
2006 Presenter Real Russia: The Heart Of Ural, Documentary Alexey Lyubimkin Three A, Russia
2006 Herself (Interview) Kinky-Kalinki Transrussian Express, Documentary Nina Gruschwitz Documentary, UK
2005 Katrina The Last Detective: The Man From Montevideo, TV Series Sandy Johnson ITV One, Granada Television, UK
2005 Helena Abnormal, TV Film Alexander Globin Studio Ugra-Film, Russia
2005 Jane Marshal Emergency Aid 2: The Tsunami, TV Series Vadim Sokolovsky President Film, Russia
2004 Interpreter Russian Dolls (Les Poupées Russes), Feature Film Cédric Klapisch Lunar Films LPR, UK
2004 Taya Gold Under The Sky Of Verona, TV Series Valery Uskov Studio Telefilm, Russia; TV Channel "Israel Plus", Israel
2000 Elya Donít Leave Me, Love..., TV Series Lyudmila Gladunko, Boris Tokarev Studio Debut, Mosfilm, Russia

Commercial:

Year Title Director Production
2015 Creon   McCann-Erickson, UK
2010 Timotei Shampoo Louise Liddiard-Smith BG Worldhub, UK
2010 Zewa Plus Louise Liddiard-Smith BG Worldhub, UK
2009 Zewa Louise Liddiard-Smith BG Worldhub, UK
2009 Libresse Natural Louise Liddiard-Smith BG Worldhub, UK
2009 Libresse Invisible Louise Liddiard-Smith BG Worldhub, UK
2009 Nestle Nesquik Louise Liddiard-Smith BG Worldhub, UK
2008 Tourism Ireland Kevin Thomas Russell Curran Productions and Thomas Thomas Films, Ireland
2006 McVitie's Moments: Office   The Mill, UK
2006 GHD Viral 'Lost' Stuart Fryer Bikini Films, UK
2005 Alldays 'Dinner'   Alldays Production International, UK

Roles at Webber Douglas include:

Role

Title

Director

Joanna Lyppiatt Present Laughter by Noël Coward James Robert Carson
Brooke Daniels Popcorn by Ben Elton Martin McDougall
Nini Galant, Fraulein Fitzenspiegel Cat Among The Pigeons by George Feydeau John David
Renee The Odd Couple by Neil Simon Richard Frost
Various The Laramie Project by Moisés Kaufman Stuart Wood
Yulia Summerfolk by Maxim Gorky Hilary Wood
Mrs Madigan Juno And Paycock by O'Casey David Wilde
Maria The School For Scandal by Richard Brinsley Sheridan  Andrew Visnevsky
Patsy Gus Station Angel by Ed Thomas Rhys Thomas
Mrs Fisher  On The Razzle by Tom Stoppard John David

Training, Workshops:

2011 The Bernard Hiller Acting Studio London Masterclass
2011 Tangled Feet Theatre Workshop Kat Joyce / Theatre Venture Building
2009 Theatre de Complicite Marcello Magni / The Body: A Story
2008 The TV Training Academy Brian Naylor / The TV Presenter Training
2001-2004 Webber Douglas Academy Clowning, Animal, Meisner Technique, TV Workshop

Skills:

Languages: English, Native Russian, Italian (conversational)
Accents: General American, Russian, Eastern European
Singing: Mezzo-Soprano
Dance: Jazz, Contemporary, Period
Fighting: Basic Stage Combat and Fencing
Driving: Full Clean UK and Russian Driving Licences

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