Lydia Piechowiak

  • Actor
    Female / Greater London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    28 - 38
    Height
    5' 4" (1m 63cm)
    Weight
    112lb (51kg)
    Hair Colour
    Brown
    Eye Colour
    Brown
    Build
    Slim

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2017‘Strong work from Lydia Piechowiak’ The Scotsman
Joyce McMillan, The Scotsman
scotsman.com
2016Fine support comes from Lydia Piechowiak as the strident, highly-strung foreign maid.
Gay Bolton
chad.co.uk
2016But there’s always a star and here it’s Lydia Piechowiak who quite simply manages to steal the show
Phil Preece
lichfieldlive.co.uk
2016Thank heavens for the fabulously over-the-top Mitzi (Lydia Piechowiak) who gets the laughs every time she thunders into view
John Phillpott
worcesternews.co.uk
2016Lydia Piechowiak as Mitzi the maid brought fantastic comedy to the production.
Gary Cruden
dailyrecord.co.uk

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2017Susan De Wynter
Radio
ATA Girl
Louise Jameson
Big Finish Productions
2017Mitzi
Theatre (Tour)
A Murder is Announced
Michael Lunney
Middle Ground Theatre Company
No 1 UK Tour
2016Vizard
Theatre
The Libertine
Terry Johnson
Theatre Royal Haymarket
The Theatre Royal Haymarket
2016Agata
Film (Feature)
Bridget Jones's Baby
Sharon Maguire
Working Title
2015 - 2016Mitzi
Theatre (Tour)
A Murder is Announced
Michael Lunney
Middle Ground Theatre Company
No 1 Theatre Tour
2016Marlena
Film (Feature)
Open My Eyes
Marcel Grant
Marcel Grant Films
2016Isa
Film (Feature)
Tulip Fever
Justin Chadwick
The Weinstein Comapny
2016Zorka Drava
Rehearsed Reading
Spooky Action at a Distance
Jason Berry
Jason Berry
The Old Operating Theatre
2015Madame Koschechka
Film (Feature)
The Anomaly
Noel Clarke
Universal
2015The Snow Queen
Theatre
The Palace of the Snow Queen
David Harris
Looking Glass Productions Ltd
BL-NK
2014Debbie Jackson
TV
Lives of the Infamous
George Kane
Big Talk Productions
2013Kate
Film (Short)
Beat Heart
Chris Brown
Beat Heart Films
2013Charlotte
Film (Feature)
The Look of Love
Michael Winterbottom
Revolution Films
2011Lisa
Film (Short)
Cloner
Deanna Dewey
Gull Films
2011Stephanie
Online / Digital
Head & Shoulders ViralOutside Line
2011Chav Mum
TV
Louie Spence's ShowbusinessPulse Films
2011Female Lead
Music Video
Binary / Turquoise
Madeleine Morlet
Anthony Spector
2009Shop Girl
TV
The Secret Diary of a Call Girl
China Moo-Young
Tiger Aspect
2009Bonnie
Online / Digital
Little Albert Sketch Show
Fergus Dingle
Little Albert
2008Victoria
Film (Short)
No Special Place
Daniel Jewesbury
Anglo Indian Films
2007Carol (lead)
Film (Feature)
Lonavala Khandala Ghat
Wilson Louis
Verve Communications
Mumbai, India
2006Polonia
Film (Feature)
Hamlet
Alexander Foder
Zed Resister
2006Lizzie
Theatre
Goblin Market
John Terry
Open Door Productions
Southwark PlayHouse & Andrew Lloyd Webber's Sydmonton Festival
2005Stephanie
Film (Feature)
Someone Else
Col Spector
RSA
2005Swearing Girl
TV
Nathan Barley
Chris Morris
Channel 4
2005Kate
Film (LB)
Far & Away
Richard Bussetil
Bussetil Productions
2005Tania
Film (LB)
Show
Mariana Ziadeh
Clever Cakes
2005Lynn
Film (Feature)
Three Days Away
Sean Hughes & Ash Ditta
The Script Factory
2004Daisy
TV
What Women WantTalkback
2004The Teacher
Film (Short)
Christian
Stuart Hazeldine
Igloo Films
2004Kaliope
TV
The Real Jason and the Argonauts
Shaun Trevisick
Atlantic Productions
2003Voice Over Artist
Voiceover
Diso Art
Mariana Ziadeh
Clever Cakes
2003Ottilie
Theatre
The Visit
Ian Bernard
Kensington Theatre Company
The Courtyard Theatre, London
2003Anne
Theatre (Tour)
Canaries Sometimes Sing
Jez Bond
Open Door Productions
The Old Red Lion Theatre, Islington; The Kings Head Theatre, The Antibea Theatre, France
2001Bar Maid
TV
Armstrong and Miller
Matt Lipsey
Channel 4
2001Featured Artist & Voice Over
Commercial
Love Match UK
Carl La Blond
Garrets
2001Cassandra
Theatre
Agamemnon
Richard Hurst
Open Door Productions
The Theatre Museum, Covent Garden
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2006Post Graduate ActingThe Lee Strasberg Institute New York
    20003 yr. ActingThe University of Bristol Drama Dept

    Modelling experience

    My photgraphic modelling experience includes a five page spread for Times Style Magazine. I also work as a life model on a regular basis at the Tate Modern.

    Acting experience

    I have worked extensively in theatre and film. My first feature film 'Someone Else' achieved cinematic release in the UK last year. Please see my credits for more information about my acting experience.

    Interesting Past Experiences

    I recently played the lead in a Bollywood feature film, shot entirely on location in the Indian jungle.

    Dancing Experience

    I have basic skills in modern dance, bolywood dance and pole dancing.

    Singing Experience

    I am not a musical actress!

    Additional Skills

    Horse Riding, Lacrosse, Netball, Hockey, Workshop leading, Magicians assistant, costume design, production management, burlesque artist, cabaret compere

    Additional Information

    Please click on my SPOTLIGHT LINK to view SHOWREEL.

    About me

    Lydia Piechowiak has worked extensively in both theatre and film. She has a degree in TV, Film and Theatre from The University of Bristol and went on to study Method Acting at The Lee Strasberg Institute, New York.

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • Australian
    • Bulgarian
    • Eastern European
    • French
    • Indian
    • Latvian
    • Maltese
    • Polish
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Panto
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Improvisation
    • Modelling
    • Music Videos
    • Online
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Roleplay
    • Teaching Theatre
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • Gloucester
    • Liverpool
    • London
    • Oxfordshire
    • RP
    • Somerset
    • Southern England
    • Yorkshire
    Accents (North American)
    • Californian
    • General American
    • Southern American
    General Dance Skills
    • Bollywood
    • Contemporary
    Hair Length
    • Long
    Perform nude?
    • Yes
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Professional
    • Posh
    • Intellectual
    • Sexy
    • Villainous