Sasha Ellen

  • Actor
    Female / London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    24 - 30
    Height
    5' 2" (1m 60cm)
    Weight
    8st. 14lb (57kg)
    Hair Colour
    Blonde
    Eye Colour
    Blue
    Build
    Slim
  • Files

    • video file (mp4)
  • Links

    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Reviews

YearReviewPublication
2015The stand out performance of the evening for me, had to be Sasha Ellen, who was a delight to watch
Lisa Shaw
londontheatre1.com
2015“Performed by Sasha Ellen and Spencer Cowan (think Reece Witherspoon and Jude Law in their youthful prime), this is a bittersweet, honest and truthful romantic comedy with emotional heart”
Vivien Devlin
edinburghguide.com
2015“The actors were both so good, so charming, really believable… Sasha Ellen has a great future as an actor”
Michael Portantiere
broadwayradio.com
2015“(Sasha Ellen’s) considerable comedic and dramatic talents are well showcased here"
Darryl Reilly
theaterscene.net
2015“Ellen was lovely in (her) role”
RaveReviewsNYC
ravereviewsnyc.com

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2017Sasha
Theatre
Accidents Happen
Ria Lina
Soho Theatre
2017Lisa
Theatre
I'm Always the Bridesmaid
David Tsonos
Ediburgh Fringe
2017Sasha
Theatre (Tour)
Accidents Happen
Ria Lina
Edinburgh Fringe Festival
Just the Tonic
2017Chorus
Theatre (Tour)
Late Night Gimp Fight
Steve Marmion
Soho Theatre
Pleasance
2017Narrator
Voiceover
Philips OptimalTemp
Caro Hamilton
Hogarth Ogilvy
2017Sasha
Theatre
Accidents Happen
Ria Lina
The Warren
Otherplace, Brighton
2016Sketch Actor (Various)
Theatre
4 Minute Warning
Lee Griffiths
Decent People
Just the Tonic
2016Willy
Theatre
2 Complicated
Ming Lin
Punchline Theatre
Greenside, Edinburgh
2016Sketch Actor (Various)
Theatre
4 Minute Warning
Lee Griffiths
Decent People
Otherplace Brighton
2016Narrator
Voiceover
Cranfield ProjectSpectrecom
2016Sketch Actor (Various)
Theatre
4 Minute Warning
Lee Griffiths
Decent People
Hen and Chickens Theatre
2015Beverly
Film (Short)
Hot Air
Phil Goldie
LOCO London Comedy Film Festival
2015Rose, Naz, Mrs Tibbs, Betty
Theatre
London CallingLost City Writters
Hen and Chickens
2015Hopeful
Theatre
Playground
Matthew Radway
Horse and Stables
2015Ellie
Theatre
London Short Play Festival
Maahin Akhlaque
Edric Theatre
2015Stella
Film (Short)
Mudan Blossom
Natalia Casali
London Film School
2015Woman
Film (Short)
Waiting in the DarkThe Metropolitan Film School
2015Ana
Film (Short)
VanillaThe Metropolitan Film School
2015Sketch Actor
Theatre
SYC Sketch
Lee Griffiths
SYC
Soho Theatre
2014Lorna
Theatre
Signal Failure
Peter Darney
Em-Lou Productions
Soho Playhouse, New York
2014Lorna
Theatre
Signal Failure
Peter Darney
Em-Lou Productions
Underbelly, Edinburgh
2014Lorna
Theatre
Signal Failure
Peter Darney
Em-Lou Productions
Upstairs at Three and Ten
2014Laura
Film (Short)
Edges of Time
Lauren Campbell
University of Wesminster
2014Nina
Theatre
Seagull
Victor Sobchak
The Theatre Collection
The Lord Stanley
2014Sasha
Theatre
Platonov
Victor Sobchak
The Theatre Collection
The Lord Stanley
2013Sandra
Film (Short)
That Was Fun!
Florian Mawi Ehret
SAE Institute
2013Caterina
Film (Short)
Interdiction
Daniel Smith
Erimus Productions
2013Julia
Theatre
Crab Salad
Will Roland
Underbelly, Edinburgh
2013Russian Voice
Theatre
Luck Penny
Cherry Cookson
Lion and Unicorn
2013Carol
Theatre
Time and the Conways
Gillian King
Drama Studio London
New Diorama Theatre
2013Milena
Theatre
Once We Were Mothers
Ellie Jones
Drama Studio London
New Diorama Theatre
2013Lady Macbeth
Theatre
Macbeth
Chris Pickles
Drama Studio London
Grange Court Theatre
2013Ursula
Theatre
Much Ado About Nothing
Ellie Jones
Drama Studio London
Grange Court Theatre
2013Mrs Rich
Theatre
Beau Defeated
David Wylde
Drama Studio London
Grange Court Theatre
2012Bertha
Theatre
Hello From Bertha- Tennessee Paradise
Peter Darney
John Lyons Theatre
2012Chorus
Theatre
Word For Snow
Jack Mcnamara
Future Ruins
2012Alice
Theatre
Closer
Justin Butcher
Drama Studio London
Grange Court Theatre
2012Varya
Theatre
Cherry Orchard
Illona Linthwaite
Drama Studio London
Grange Court Theatre
2011The Great Guzzler
Theatre
Cagebirds
Hannah Quigley
Academy of Live And Recorded Arts
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2013Post Graduate ActingDrama Studio London

    Additional Skills

    Horse Riding

    Skiing

    Surfing

    Workshop Leader

    Stand-Up Comedy

    Additional Information

    Although I grew up in England and think of English as my mother tongue I am originally from Russia and am completely fluent in the language.

    About me

    Classically trained actor with a comedy background in stand up and sketch.

    Reviews from Edinburgh:

    "Rife with cheeky humour, it boasts an upfront and witty script and two brilliantly funny performances by Spencer Cowan and Sasha Ellen, who portray their quirky characters perfectly" Broadway Baby ****

    "a genuinely fresh look at not only relationships, but also modern city life" The Scotsman ****

    "Performed by the play's writer, Sasha Ellen and Spencer Cowan (think Reese Witherspoon and Jude Law in their youthful prime) this is a bittersweet, honest and truthful romantic comedy with emotional heart. Highly recommended" Edinburgh Guide ****

    Reviews from New York:

    “Ellen was lovely in (her) role” - RaveReviews

    “The actors were both so good, so charming, really believable… Sasha Ellen has a great future as an actor” - Michael Portantiere on Broadway Radio

    “(Sasha Ellen’s) considerable comedic and dramatic talents are well showcased here. She perfectly embodies the familiar type of the young career woman juggling work and personal life in the big city with zest and range” - TheatreScene

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • Polish
    • Russian
    Experienced In
    • Comedy
    • Film (Student)
    • Panto
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    Interested in
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Film (Professional)
    • Film (Student)
    • Improvisation
    • Music Videos
    • Online
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Teaching Theatre
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Languages Spoken
    • Russian
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Accents (UK)
    • Essex
    • RP
    Accents (North American)
    • General American
    • Southern American
    Hair Length
    • Long
    Stage Combat Skills
    • Yes
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    Native accent
    • English
    DBS checked
    • Yes
    Character Types
    • Wholesome
    • Mischievous
    • Geeky
    • Free-spirited