Benedita Pereira

Appearance

Gender Female
Height 5' 8''
Body Type Athletic
Weight 128
Hair color Brown
Hair length Short
Eyes Brown
Age range 25-29
Ethnic appearance Caucasian
Unions SAG, AFTRA

About Me

New York based Award winning Portuguese actress; Green Card holder.
www.beneditapereiraofficial.com

I'm currently doing a show called "Halfway through the Story of Our Life" at Access Theater until June 8th and at Dixon Place on June 12th. http://www.throestheater.com/

Reel


Television

Mar Salgado Vera (recurring guest star) Patricia Sequeira/SP Televisao/SIC
Maternidade Aurora (guest star) Sergio Graciano/SP Televisao/RTP1
Ele e Ela Julieta (lead) Jorge Cardoso/Plural/TVI
Casos da Vida (TV movie) Marisa (lead) NBP/TVI
A Vida Privada de Salazar (mini series) Herminia (recurring guest star) Jorge Queiroga/Valentim de Carvalho/SIC
Tempo de Viver Monica (principal) NBP/TVI
Ninguem como Tu Teresa (lead) NBP/TVI
Morangos com Acucar Joana (lead) NBP/TVI
O Bairro da Fonte Claudia (guest star) NBP/SIC
A Lenda da Garca Luzinha (recurring) NBP/RTP

Film

T u& Eu (You & Me) Mariana (lead) Edward Shieh/RedRope
The One Thing Young Woman (lead) Edward Shieh
A Vida Privada de Salazar Herminia (supporting) Jorge Queiroga/Valentim de Carvalho
Ratos Susana (lead) Andre Reis/Overlook Filmes

Theater

Halfway through the Story of Our Life Benny (lead) Throes Theater/Access Theater/ Alexandra Zelman-Doring
Persona Nora/Charlotte (lead) MHS/ Polina Klimovitskaya
The Beckett Cycle (Words and Music) Words Cliff House/The Brick/Andy Sowers
Beckett's Rockaby Ensemble Terra Incognita/Polina Klimovitskaya
Moving Landscape Ensemble Terra Incognita/Polina Klimovitskaya
Odets in Love Libby (lead) Robert Ellermann/LSTFI
1755- O Grande Terramoto Leonor (Supporting) Jorge Fraga/Teatro da Trindade
Morangos com Acucar Joana (lead) Attilo Ricco/SPARA
Ubardo Joana (lead) Filipe Crawford/Teatro Nacional S. Joao

Training

Scene Study Michael Howard Studios Polina Klimovitskaya
Dialect Coach Jerome Butler
Conservatory Program The Lee Strasberg Theater and Film Institute Robert Ellermann, Robert Castle, George Loros, Geoffrey Horne, Paul Calderon, Bruce Baumer, Jeffrey Freguson, Michael Ryan, J.Allen Sudeth
Young Actors Program Balleteatro Centro de Formacao Portugal

Other

Award for Best Actress in a TV series Ele e Ela Portugal

Skills

Portuguese native speaker, knowledge of French and Spanish, Contemporary and Jazz dance training, strong swimmer, driver's license