Ieva Andrejevaitė

Biography

Ieva Andrejevaite was born on the 21st of November in Russia but grew up in Vilnius, Lithuania. Now she is based in London, UK.

Ieva is an aspiring Lithuanian actress, who is not only known for her work in her home country but also for her impressive work in Russian film and television. Ieva graduated from the Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre acting in 2011. Between the years 2009 until 2011 Ieva worked in the Russian Drama Theatre of Lithuania and played a lead role in a contemporary dance play called Little Red Riding Hood based on the book by Märta Tikkanen.

The following year she filmed the Lithuanian TV-series Road of Wine and Road of Courage both directed by Raimundas Banionis. To some of her past Russian work include the TV-series Cold Dish (dir. Vladimir Nahabtsev Jr.), Crossroads of Destiny (dir. Artiom Nasybulin) and Farsta (dir. Egor Baranov), and the feature films Moscow Never Sleeps (dir. Johnny O'Reilly) and Dragons (dir. Indar Djendubaev). Ieva also plays the female lead Viola in the new Russian TV-series Under Correction (dir. Oleg Fomin), which will be released in 2017.

Ieva can also be seen in international projects such as the TV-series Mission Bayern and Mythos Silberpfeile both directed by Saskia Weisheit (Germany), the feature film Kill your friends directed by Owen Harris (UK), Winter Thaw (US-LT co-production), and the upcoming feature film Ashes in the snow (US-LT co-production) directed by Marius Markevicius, which will have its premiere in 2017.

To Ieva's latest credits include the supporting role in the Russian feature Good Boy, which won the Grand Prix at the most renowned Russian Film Festival Kinotavr, and as the lead, Emilia, in the Lithuanian feature film Emilia directed by Donatas Ulvydas, which will be released in February 2017.