Portia Booroff

'Well you may or may not be aware of it but your presence and performance in the film makes such a great difference. And I'm not the only one thinking and saying it. Cant wait to finish it and share it with the world!' Emre Sen, Director

Meeting (Feature Film)

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 Ph├Ędre 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.

Latest News


12 March, 2021

Portia is currently filming on Sky & HBO drama "Landscapers"

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First Impressions

27 February, 2021

Portia has been filming for Amazon Prime short "First Impressions"

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I Just Wanted You To See

21 January, 2021

Portia has been cast as Janet in new short film "I Just Wanted You To See"

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Operation Mayfair

21 December, 2021

In January 2021 Portia is cast as the featured role of "The Mother" in the thriller "Operation Mayfair" based on a true story. She will be working alongside the star Jimmy Sheirgill pictured on the right

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