GUEST: Natalie Burn
From the Royal Ballet to The Actor’s Studio, learn how Natalie Burn became an actress and eventually started her own production company… in this episode of The Doorpost Podcast Project!
Natalie Burn was born in Kiev, Ukraine. She is an acclaimed dancer/choreographer turned actor. She studied at The Royal Ballet School. She choreographed acts like Nelly, Paula Abdul, Mario, and The Jackson Five. She eventually decided to express her creativity through acting. She was admitted into The Lee Strasberg Theater Institute and later The American Academy of Dramatic Arts and The Actor’s Studio in West Hollywood.
She appeared in the action thriller “Expendables 3”. She’s also been in films that have premiered at the Cannes Film Festival. She recently won BEST ACTRESS at the Sunscreen Film Festival in Florida for her performance in the film, AWAKEN.
She speaks five languages, and actively produces and stars in independent films through her company 7Heaven Productions. Her first project under her production company was a film called, “Fallen Angel,” which won The Merit Award at the 2014 Accolade Competition for the outstanding work by a female filmmaker.
“I may not be there yet, but I’m closer than I was yesterday.”
She feels as though her big break will come the day she retires after having accomplished everything she wants to accomplish.
She used to procrastinate instead of getting things done right away.
Whether she is reading a book, watching other actors on set, or taking a class… she is always studying the craft.
BOOKS WRITTEN by Elia Kazan
BOOKS WRITTEN by Lee Strasberg
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