Lara Jean Chorostecki
|Lara Jean Chorostecki|
September 24, 1984 |
Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Chorostecki was born in Brampton, and attended Mayfield Secondary School. Chorostecki's father worked in a bank and her mother was a French teacher. She is of Polish and Scottish descent. She has a brother.
Chorostecki became interested in acting after seeing Les Misérables when she was eight years old. She performed at the Stratford Festival for a number of years. Chorostecki was the youngest ever person to be accepted into the Birmingham Conservatory for Classical Theatre Training in Stratford, Ontario. She earned a Masters in Classical Acting in London, England at The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.
In 2014, Chorostecki began filming a series regular role on the CBC World War II drama X Company, where she plays Sergeant Krystina Breeland.
Her interests include writing poetry.
|2008||Loving Loretta||Trish||Short film|
|2012||Please Kill Mr. Know It All||Sally|
|2016||The Masked Saint||Michelle|
|2006||72 Hours: True Crime||Pam Constable||"Frenzy"|
|2007||Degrassi: The Next Generation||Molly||"Free Fallin': Part 2"|
|2007||Roxy Hunter and the Mystery of the Moody Ghost||Young Estelle||TV film|
|2008||Charlie & Me||Older Casey||TV film|
|2009||Listener, TheThe Listener||Maya||Recurring role|
|2009||Border, TheThe Border||Kim Norton||"Dark Ride"|
|2010||Republic of Doyle||Emma||"The Return of the Grievous Angel"|
|2010||Dan for Mayor||Charlie||Recurring role|
|2010||19th Wife, TheThe 19th Wife||Ann Eliza Young||TV film|
|2012||Beauty and the Beast||Iris||"All In"|
|2012-2013||Copper||Sybil O'Brien||Recurring role|
|2013||Lost Girl||Ianka||"Of All the Gin Joints"|
|2013-2015||Hannibal||Freddy Lounds||Recurring role|
|2015||X Company||Krystina Breeland||Main role|
- "'In the Belly of the Beast': Actress Lara Jean Chorostecki Talks About Her New Role in NBC's Hannibal". Toronto Verve. April 3, 2013.
- Storrow, Holly (March 23, 2013). "An interview with 'Hannibal' star Lara Jean Chorostecki". The Daily Quirk.
- Martirosyan, David (May 6, 2013). "Behind-the-scenes with Lara Jean". TORO Magazine.
- "INTERVIEW: Inspired by Nature, Lara Jean Chorostecki". Defective Geeks. April 10, 2013.
- "Where Are They Now? Alumni Profile: Lara Jean Chorostecki, from The Stratford Festival to Europe, back again and beyond!". The MEI Academy. May 10, 2011.
- "Brampton native stars in NBC's Hannibal". Brampton Guardian. April 12, 2013.
- Vlessing, Etan (June 29, 2011). "Lara Jean Chorostecki and Jefferson Brown In Canuck Rom-Com". The Hollywood Reporter.
- Gelman, Vlada (August 14, 2012). "Exclusive: NBC's Hannibal Taps Camelot Actress to Fill Philip Seymour Hoffman's Shoes". TVLine.