Portia Booroff

'Booroff gives the standout performance as Peter’s wife with huge amounts of passion and a journey through the play which is clear to see and which we can empathise with.' - Guildford Dragon.com

Dead Lies (UK Tour)

About Portia

An Experienced Actress on Stage and Screen

Portia Booroff Headshot Portia is an experienced and accomplished Actress with over 30 years experience in theatre, tv, film, radio, commercial, voice-over and corporate work.

She has appeared in numerous West End Productions including The Birthday Party, The Importance of Being Earnest, Noises Off and Phèdre at The National Theatre and in Washington DC.

Her TV and Film experience is wide and varied including Eastenders, The Bill, Poetic Justice and Minder. She was nominated for Best Actress by New York Film Festival for her work on Room 36, nominated Best Actress in Oy Vey which was also nominated for Best Short Film Back in the Box (California), and nominated for Best Feminist Film at the London City Film Awards for her work in Hushed.

Portia is excited to announce she has just been cast in the Netflix TV documentary Imposters as the character 'Ann Adams' This is based on true life events.

She is also currently filming as the lead actress 'Janet' in the short film I Just Wanted You To See. This film is also based on a true story.

Following on from this I will then be filming another short film Kalopsia a beautiful atmospheric movie involving a mother's relationship with her daughter and husband.

Recent Voice over work includes Mrs Darling in the narated audio book of Peter Pan.

She has worked extensively as an actress in the corporate world for clients such as British Airways, Lloyds Bank, Hitachi, Coopers and Lybrand and Hewlett Packard.

  • ⭐️nominated for Best Actress by New York Film Festival - Room 36 - Feature Film
  • ⭐️nominated Best Actress in Oy Vey by Back in the Box (California) - Short Film
  • ⭐️nominated for Best Feminist Film at the London City Film Awards for her work in Hushed.

Latest News

Dead Lies Tour

28 May, 2022

Portia is currently touring the UK in No.1 Best Selling Crime Novelist Hilary Bonner's new play and receiving great reviews

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I Just Wanted You To See

17 April, 2022

Portia was in the studio for final audio pickups for 'I Just Wanted To See You'

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Dead Lies Tour

15 February, 2022

Portia will be touring the UK in No.1 Best Selling Crime Novelist Hilary Bonner's new play

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Doctors on iPlayer

10 February, 2022

Portia's guest lead in BBC continuing drama Doctors is now available on iPlayer

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