Personal particulars:

Name:   Sophia Heikkilä (née Karlsson)

E-mail:   sophia + kolumbus.fi

D.O.B:   22.10.1982

Height:   160 cm

Hair color:   Blond

Eye color:   Green

Voice:   1st soprano

Driver’s license:   Yes (B)

 

 

Education:

2005-2010: Theatre Academy of Finland, MA

2002-2005: Hanken School of Economics

 

 

Past performances:

 

Character I Production I Director

TV & film:

2021 Äiti (Mother/lead), Pahanhautoja (Hatching), (Feature film/Silva Mysterium/post production), dir. Hanna Bergholm

2020 Potilas, Syke, (TV-series/Yellowfilm/Nelonen), dir. Toni Laine

2020 Ebba Blom, Hotel Swan Helsinki, TV-series/Yellowfilm/Cmore), dir. Matti Kinnunen

2020 Linda Hyytiäinen, Tjockare än vatten (Thicker Than Water), TV-series/Nice Drama/ViaPlay), dir. Johan Brisinger

2019 Lysa Brotherus (female lead), Invisible Heroes, (TV-series/YLE), dir. Mika Kurvinen / Alicia Scherson

2019 Dagmar, Aktivistit, (TV-series/YLE), dir. Lauri Maijala

2019&2018 Linda, Jättekiva, season 1&2 (TV-series/Elisaviihde), dir. Niklas Lindgren

2017 Tina Nyholm, Aallonmurtaja, season 1, (TV-series/Cmore&MTV3), dir. Mika Kurvinen

2016 Elina, Ex-onnelliset, season 1 (TV-series/MTV3), dir. Johanna Vuoksenmaa

2015 Minna Maasalo, Sorjonen/Bordertown, season 1 (TV-series/YLE), dir. Miikko Oikkonen

2015 Läkare, Lola uppochner (TV-series/YLE), dir. Ulrika Bengts

Stage:

Laura, Pappan/The Father, Florian Zeller (Svenska Teatern), dir. Marcus Groth

Jim, Skattkammarön, Robert Louis Stevenson (Svenska Teatern), dir. Paul Garrington

Kerttu, Vid randen av ett grått hav, Pipsa Lonka (Svenska Teatern), dir. Janne Reinikainen

Alice Ayres, Closer, Patrick Marber (Helsinki Fringe), dir. Kris Gummerus / Marc Svanström                                                    Aurora Karamzin, Aurora Karamzin, Annina Enckell (Svenska Teatern), dir. Åsa Kalmér

Zara, Utrensning/Purge, Sofi Oksanen (Wasa Teater, ÅST, Riksteatern), dir. Peter Snickars

Tom, Gagarin Way, Gregory Burke (TeaK), dir. Valters Silis

Sofi, Final, Victoria Benedictsson (Dramaten), dir. Hilda Hellwig

Julia, Godhet/Goodness, Michael Redhill (Svenska Teatern), dir Ross Manson

Fatima, Arabian Night, Roland Schimmelpfennig (DI), dir. Rasmus Lindberg

Viola/Cesario, Twelfth Night, William Shakespeare (TeaK), dir. Erik Söderblom

Gina Ekdal, Mrs Sorby, Wild Duck, Henrik Ibsen (TeaK), dir. Akse Pettersson

Radio:

Mary, Krocket klockan elva, Thomas Wulff ((Radioteatern/YLE), dir. Jessica Edén

Mirabelle, Fästingsommar, Annina Enckell (Radioteatern/YLE), dir. Martin Bahne

Janette, Vacker vårkväll, Rainer Alander (Radioteatern/YLE), dir. Per-Olof Strandberg

Alexandra, De gamlas dans, Annina Enckell (Radioteatern/YLE), dir. Solveig Mattson

Swedish educational audio book for Finnish speaking high school students, Finn Lectura

Marie Linder, Marie Linder; en qvinna af vår tid (Radio Vega/YLE), dir. Marielle Eklund

Maria, Flytetyg, Annina Enckell & Christoffer Mellgren (Radioteatern/YLE), dir. Solveig Mattsson

 

Skills:

General

Singing, piano, guitar, Swedish, English and other accents, languages in general, drawing, painting, graphic design

 

Language skills:

Swedish: mother tongue

English: fluent (American/British)

Finnish: fluent

German: satisfactory

Spanish: satisfactory 

Japanese, French: the very basics