Natasia Demetriou

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Natasia Demetriou
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Demetriou (right) as Nadja, What We Do in the Shadows, 2019
Born
Natasia Charlotte Demetriou
NationalityBritish
Alma materUniversity of Bristol
RelativesJamie Demetriou (Brother)

Natasia Demetriou is a British stand-up comedian, actress and screenwriter.[1] She is best known for her role in the 2019 TV adaptation of the film What We Do in the Shadows, where she plays Nadja, one of three vampires living in Staten Island.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Demetriou is of Cypriot descent. Her brother Jamie Demetriou is also a stand-up comedian and comedy actor. They starred together in the comedy series Stath Lets Flats.[3]

Career[edit]

Demetriou's debut show, "You'll Never Have All of Me", won the Skinny Debutant Award at the 2014 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.[4]

She was a longtime member of sketch comedy troupe Oyster Eyes[5] and has written for Anna & Katy and The Midnight Beast.

Television Appearances[edit]

Title Role[3]
THE NATASIA AND ELLIE SHOW Natasia
Road to Brexit Jemima Codex-Forrester
Pls Like[6] Tingle Maid
Static Jen
Sick Note Officer Chadwick / WPC Chidwack
Oh God Lucy
Coaches Nancy
Harry Hill's Tea Time Archbishop
Harry Hill's Alien Fun Capsule Daenerys Targaryen
@elevenish Various (Sketch)
Wasteman Natasha
Lolly Adefope's CHRISTMAS CRACKER Mara
People Time Various
Top Coppers Gail
Live at the Electric Linda
Parent's Evening Mrs Singh
Seann Walsh's Late Night Comedy Spectacular Natasha
Badults Clock
Women in Magic (The 3 Show) Lydia Crowman
8 Out of 10 Cats Herself
8 Out of 10 Cats does Countdown Herself
Dara O'Briens go 8 bit Herself
BBC3 Comedy Marathon Natasia and Various
Urban Myths: Andy and The Donald Agnieszka
Fool Britannia Eastern European Wife
Dr. Brown House Mate
Stath Lets Flats[7] Sophie
What We Do in the Shadows[2] Nadja

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role
2018 The Festival Bride Smurf

Awards[edit]

Year Work Award Title
2014 You'll Never Have All of Me[4] Skinny Debutant Award


References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cardinal Burns, Jamie Demetriou, Natasia Demetriou, Ellie White & Special Guests". 23 March 2016.
  2. ^ a b Petski, Denise (February 4, 2019). "'What We Do In The Shadows': FX Vampire Comedy Series Unveils Trailer, Sets Premiere Date -TCA". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved February 4, 2019.
  3. ^ a b Gilbey, Ryan (22 October 2014). "Natasia Demetriou – comedy's most nervous standup?" – via www.theguardian.com.
  4. ^ a b "Natasia Demetriou - United Agents".
  5. ^ "Natasia Demetriou: Doin' It for the Laughs - Interview - The Skinny".
  6. ^ Pls Like (TV Series 2017– ) - IMDb, retrieved 2019-04-19
  7. ^ Stath Lets Flats (TV Series 2018– ) - IMDb, retrieved 2019-04-19

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