Anna Skellern has extensive international film and television credits including Sasha Krane’s award-winning feature film SOLITARY, I GIVE IT A YEAR with Rose Byrne, Madonna’s W.E., Ethan and Joel Cohen’s feature GAMBIT, and BLOOD MOON. She had lead roles in BBC One’s police drama THE INTERCEPTOR and BBC3’s cult hit LIP SERVICE and appeared in Channel 4/AMC series HUMANS and the science fiction drama series ORIGIN for YouTube Premium. Anna had a recurring role in the popular BBC period drama PARADE’S END, and guest starred in the Emmy nominated comedy series SPY. She will next be seen in the upcoming SBS series WHILE THE MEN ARE AWAY.
Anna’s other feature credits include A NIGHT IN THE WOODS, THE DESCENT: PART 2 from SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE and Academy Award winning producer Christian Colson, and the African based SIREN directed by Andrew Hull. Her other television credits include a recurring role on OUTNUMBERED on the BBC, THE MUSKETEERS, BIRDS OF A FEATHER, PLEBS, DRIFTERS, A PASSIONATE WOMAN, POIROT and THE BILL.
Anna’s work on The West End has included the UK premiere of Tommy Murphy’s HOLDING THE MAN with Jane Turner, THE VEGEMITE TALES and the role of Candela in the UK premiere of Pedro Almodovar’s WOMEN ON THE VERGE OF NERVOUS BREAKDOWN directed by multi-Tony award-winning director Bartlett Sher. She has also performed at The Royal National Theatre for the debut of David Hare’s THE RED BARN with Elizabeth Debicki. In Sydney, Anna has recently appeared in the Australian premiere of Nina Raine’s CONSENT and ROMEO AND JULIET with Sport for Jove.
Anna has recorded numerous audiobooks including, THE FORGOTTEN GARDEN by Kate Morton, FAITHLESS by Alice Nelson, MOONLIGHT AND THE PEARLER’S DAUGHTER by Lizzie Pook, FLAMES by Robbie Arnott, THE IMITATOR by Rebecca Starford, THE GOOD TEACHER by Petronella McGovern, FAR FROM HOME by Rosie Ayliffe and LIONESS by Sue Brierley.