Spotlight: ELENA SÁENZ


ELENA SÁENZ by Chris Mann
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Golden Cross House, 8 Duncannon Street, London WC2N 4JF
Phone: 020 7484 4962
Golden Cross House, 8 Duncannon Street, London WC2N 4JF
Phone: 020 7484 4962
Height:5'4" (162cm)
Weight:8st. 12lb. (56kg)
Playing Age:34 - 44 years
Appearance:Hispanic, Mediterranean, White
Other:Equity, Unión de Actores Vascos/ Euskal Aktoreen Batasuna
Eye Colour:Brown
Hair Colour:Dark Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Sincere

Currently appearing:

NOMINATED @OffWestEnd/THE OFFIES Female Performance in a Supporting Role in a Play. “There are particularly sharp performances from (... and) Elena Saenz, the forsaken sister Férula” — THE STAGE on The House of The Spirits @Cervantes Theatre BEST ACTRESS Mostra Curtas Noia 2018 - Festival qualifying for the GOYA Awards

Stage Film Television Voice Over Further Credits
2019, Stage, Férula (OFFIES Female Supporting Perf Nominee), THE HOUSE OF THE SPIRITS, Spanish Theatre Company, Paula Paz
2018, Stage, DESI, 6 WOMEN, Underconstruction Theatre, Lizzy McBain
2014, Stage, Woman/Lead, DESDE CERO, Tartanga, Marina Ugeda
2013, Stage, Woman/Lead, MÍRAME CUANDO TE HABLO, DOOS Colectivo, Eva Guerrero
2012, Stage, Elena Popova, THE BEAR, Jon Amuriza
2011, Stage, Woman, DRIVE THRU, Nakhyun Kang
2010, Stage, Woman/Lead, SENS UNIQUE, Julie van den Bergue
2009, Stage, Raquel/Lead, EL BOLSO AMARILLO, Aura Teatro, Ana Rodriguez Calvo
2009, Stage, Marlene Lead -Best show International ACT Festival, LOS JÓVENES NO SABEN LO QUE ES LLORAR NI PASARSE LA VIDA..., Elena Sáenz, David Quincoces
2007, Stage, Alice/Lead, OBJETIVO MACBETH, Fernando Montoya
2007, Stage, Nurse, RETROVERTIGO, Pete Brooks
2006, Stage, Laundress/ Young wife, PALM GROVE TALES, Abbilash Pillai
2005, Stage, Female Lead, MUSIC FOR THE DEAF, Jane Parrott
2005, Stage, Woman 1/Lead, 1+1=1, Plataforma Tirante, Eva Guerrero
2019, Film, La Ama, AMA, Terrosa y Morena Poetiks & Seriousman Studio, Elena Sáenz
2019, Feature Film, Stand in for Lúcia Moniz, Listen, Ouveme Ltd, Ana Rocha
2018, Film, La mujer (lead), PIEDRAS, Seriousman Studio, Elena Sáenz
2018, Film, Carmen (lead) - Best Actress Mostra Curtas Noia, MITHYABADI, Kuttuna Filmak, Urko Olazabal
2018, Film, Eloisa (lead), Trolley, Chimpolata Prod, Oscar Adams
2018, Film, MIRA (voice over), OPEN, Pirandello Aspect, Jonathan Howard
2017, Film, Anna (lead), NIÑA, AVED Producciones, Ella Kirby
2017, Film, The Mother/The Nurse, SUGAR!, Arepo Films, Howard Stean
2017, Film, Young Jean, ONLY MEMORIES REMAIN, Kate Klevit
2016, Feature Film, Maria the Running Woman, GERNIKA, Pecado Films, Koldo Serra
2016, Film, The woman (lead), DAM TO DAM -Best Santurtzi Santurzine Film Festival, Elena Sáenz
2015, Film, Mother (lead), HEAVEN ON EARTH, Vivian Lin
2015, Film, Hombre, LA HABITACIÓN, ByP Media, Diego H. Kataryniuk
2015, Film, Spanish woman, THE DOUBLE, Grace Surnow & Daisy Zhou
2015, Film, Mother (lead), THE LANDLORD, Fernando Iglesias
2015, Film, Anger, THINGS I NEVER SHOWED YOU, Maqui Gaona
2014, Film, Lucia - Lead, POST MORTEM, ByP Media, Amara Mosteiro, Jaione Daubagna
2013, Film, Elena/Lead, COLAPSO, Jorge Salvador
2013, Film, Police woman, SÓLO UNO MÁS, Erik Leal
2012, Film, Bartender, EL DUELO, Platanobolígrafo, Iñigo López
2010, Film, Wife/Lead, DONDE CURAN LOS CORAZONES, Amara Mosteiro
2005, Film, Elena/Lead, ELENA ELENA, Nakhyun Kang
2018, Television, Amparo Pedrezuela, Servir y Proteger, TVE, Inma Torrente
2017, Television, Mary Queen of Scots, ELIZABETH I's SECRET AGENTS, BBC, Julian Jones
2009, Television, Nuria's best friend, QUÉ VIDA MÁ TRISTE, La Sexta, Rubén Ontiveros
2008, Television, Nuria's best friend, QUÉ VIDA MÁS TRISTE, La Sexta, Rubén Ontiveros
Voice Over
2019, Voice Over, (2018-2019), Various corporate productions, (Amazon, Marionnaud, XPO, Cisco...), 2002 Studios
2018, Voice Over, Audiobook reader, Spanish audiobooks, Pinewood Studios
2017, Voice Over, Audio book reader (Spanish), LO ÚLTIMO QUE VERÁN TUS OJOS, Shepperton Studios
2017, Voice Over, Presenter, CA Corporate video, 2002 Studios
2016, Voice Over, Multimedia Speaking part, Anotación nº7, DOOS Colectivo, Eva Guerrero
Further Credits
2019, Commercial, Rita (Spanish) - Internal Advert, POLIDENT Bathroom Chats, GREY London, Coral Brown
2017, Radio, Purificacion Lapena, THE CATHEDRAL OF THE FALLEN - BBC World Service Documentary, Whistledown Studios, Robert Nicholson
2011, Concert, Back up singer, Helicon, Helicon
2009, Radio, Lead, Rabbits, C.C. Montehermoso, Andre Guedes
2008, Commercial, Detective, MOVISTAR TV Commercial, Tesauro, Daniel Azancot
2007, Commercial, Girl flying to her father's heart, Madre - IBERIA CHRISTMAS COMMERCIAL, TAPSA, Daniel Azancot
2006, Street Theatre, Sad clown/Lead, METÁFORA -Best show Umore Azoka Street Theatre Festival, Zero Teatro


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
Argentinian, French, Italian, Latin American, Mexican, Portuguese, RP, Spanish*
(* = Native/Fluent)
Basque*, Catalan, English*, Spanish*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Contact Improvisation, Contemporary Dance, Dance (general), Flamenco, Harmonica, Lindy Hop, Pop Singing, Rock Singing, Ukulele, Xylophone
Performance:Actor-Singer, ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Corporate Roleplay, Immersive Performance, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Poetry Reading, Radio Drama, Strasberg Technique, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Basketball, Cycling*, Fencing, Pilates*, RollerSkating, Sailing, Stand Up Paddle Board, Surfing, Swimming, Yoga*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Artist (Fine Art), Bartender, Event Management (experienced), Farm Skills, Filmmaker, Knitting, Narration, Painting, Photography, Pilates, Sewing (hand and machine), Writer


Regular training with John Strasberg since 2012.

Bizkaiko Antzerki Ikastegia, 4 year full course, 2003-2007.