Andrei Zayats

  • Actor
    Male / London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    25 - 31
    Height
    6' (1m 83cm)
    Weight
    11st. 11lb (75kg)
    Hair Colour
    Blonde
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Medium

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2015Jan
TV
The Night Manager
Susanne Bier
BBC
2015Fryderyk
Film (Feature)
Monochrome
Tom Lawes
Electric Films
2015Ukranian Lad
TV
River
Tim Fywell
BBC
2014Nazarov
Film (Feature)
1812: DE FEU ET DE GLACE
Fabrice Hourlier
Indigenes / ARTE
2014Aleksandr
TV
The Assets
Peter Medak
ABC
2014Ukranian Ice Skater
Commercial
Milky Way
David Stewart
Mars Chocolate UK
2014Dimitri
Film (Feature)
Rough Cut
Owen Carey Jones
RIVIERA FILMS Ltd
2014East European cab driver
Commercial
Tfl commercial
Jim Weedon
Bare Films
2013Vadim
Film (Feature)
Des Etoiles
Dyana Gaye
Andolfi Productions
2013Russian Officer
Film (Feature)
Fast & Furious 6
Justin Lin
Fast Productions
2013Heroic Young Soldier
Film (Feature)
World War Z
Marc Forster
Paramount
2013Vassili
Film (Feature)
Frankenstein's Army
Richard Raaphorst
Pellicola / MPI Media
2012Kovanski
Film (Feature)
Madame Solario
Rene Feret
Canal+
Films Alyne
2012Mikhail Kalashnikov
TV
Guns: The Men Who Made Them
Simon George
Discovery Channel
2012Maurice Garçon
Corporate
Avocats Sans Frontières
Jack Rebaldi
Steps Drama
2011Otto
Theatre
Babylonia
Gemma Kerr
Head for Heigths
Rich Mix
2011Russian soldier
Film (Feature)
X-Men: First Class
Matthew Vaughn
20th Century Fox
2011Dimitri
Film (Feature)
Mercenaries
Paris Leonti
ABC Films
2011Russian client
Corporate
JTI corporate video
Nick Dimitropolous
Nomadic Films Ltd
2011Eclipse
Film (Short)
Eclipse
Frederic Guyot
Elokami Production
Paris, France
2010Viktor Viktorious
TV
Dani's House
Dez McCarthy
BBC
2010Father
Voiceover
Ivan and the Dogs
Ellen McDougall
ATC Theatre
Soho Theatre
2010Mafia man
Theatre
Apartment 2012
Michael Kingsbury
Robert Wisepart Productions
White Bear
2010Alex
Film (Short)
The Sharp End
Sue Dunderdale
BBC Talent Boost
2010Taras
Film (Short)
The Crossing
Arthur Landon
Between The Eyes
2010Otto
Rehearsed Reading
Babilonia
Sue Dunderdale
King's College London
Anatomy Theatre
2010Sentry
Film (Short)
La Liberte Est Tout
Jack Hennigan
JHF
2009Andrei
Film (Short)
Russian Doll
Jamie Duncombe
Sudden Productions
2009Tomsky
Theatre
The Queen of Spades
Victor Sobchak
Act Provocateur
Black Box Theatre
2009Velitchko
Film (Docu)
L’île aux cannibales
Cédric Condom
Kilaohm Productions (France)
2009Gennady Mikhailov
Radio
Listen up
Boz Temple-Morris
BBC Radio
2009Eastern European Manager
Corporate
Ernst and Young
Paul Birks
Works
2009The Russian
Corporate
Russchian
Greg Mason
Schweppes
2009Russian client
Corporate
Good Morning Selfridges
Allan Gibson
Selfridges
2009Lukas
Film (Short)
Deadline
Patxi Gil Crenier
London Metropolitan University
2009Sikora
Film (Docu)
p.s. Szakal
Jakub Jedrzejewski
Jakubje
2009Drug Addict
Film (Short)
Addiction
Soni Grace
London Film Academy
2009Sergei Kuznetsov
Film (Short)
7 minutes
Louisa Fielden
Change Films
2009Victor
TV
Inside Out
Robert Murray
BBC
2009Alyoshka
Theatre
The Lower Depths
Victor Sobchak
Act Provocateur International
2008Samuel
Film (Short)
Blink
Alex Sufit
Lexitricity
2008Anton
Theatre
Naughty Chekhov
Victor Sobchak
Act Provocateur
Lion and Unicorn Theatre
2008Presenter
Radio
Russian Cultural Show
Oleg Kalninsh
West Side Radio 89.6FM
2008Russian butcher
Film (Short)
Late Night Logic
Laura Fletcher
MYM Films
2008Office clark
Film (Student)
Paranoia
Michelle Sherlock
Zena Warrior
Kingston University
2008Mark
Online / Digital
Crimestoppers Online
Jason Read
Global Radio
2008Denis
Film (Student)
Obsessed
Nyasha Jonga
Extreme productions
2008Neil
Theatre
Speaking in tongues
Gillian Lemon
Birmingham School of Acting
Birmingham Library Theatre
2008Boris
Film (Short)
Happiness
Michael Baig Clifford
Birmingham School of Acting
2008Paul
Radio
The Little Photographer
Geni Hall-Kenny
Birmingham School of Acting
2008Alexis
Theatre
Widows
Lise Olson
Birmingham School of Acting
2008Gaspero
Theatre
The Witch
Claire Nielson
Birmingham School of Acting
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2008Post Graduate ActingBirmingham School of Acting

    Additional Skills

    Fight director. Fight choreographer.

    Certified Stage Combat teacher BASSC, teaching includes: RADA, CSSD and other top UK drama schools.

    BASSC advanced actor combatant, completed:

    - Fighting for film

    - Unarmed combat

    - Rapier and dagger

    - Quarterstaff

    - Knife

    - Single rapier

    - Smallsword

    - Sword and Shield

    - Broadswords

    Additional Information

    BBC Talent Boost 2010 participant.

    Trained at Birmingham School of Acting.

    "..A castable character actor to watch for is Andrei Zayats, with his sexy Russian accent, good looks and smouldering eyes.."

    (Susan Elkin, The Stage, July 3, 2008)

    "..Andrei Zayats is bringing a sense of real menace and almost Pythonesque bizarreness.."

    (Paul Dunn, Remotegoat, April 11, 2010)

    About me

    Andrei is an East European actor based in London. He is playing one of the lead roles - Vasiliy in a feature film "Frankenstein's Army", coming out in 2013. His last film "Madame Solario", in which he played a supporting lead role of Mikhail Kovanski, was premiered in France in August 2012.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • French
    • Latvian
    • Lithuanian
    • Polish
    • Russian
    • Ukranian
    Experienced In
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • French
    • Latvian
    • Russian
    Musical Skills
    • Piano
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Hair Length
    • Short to Medium
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Baritone
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Native accent
    • Russian