Verona Verbakel (1992) is a Belgian actress working on international sets. Thanks to her impeccable British and American accent, she performed in theaters all over the world, such as: New York, L.A., London, Sydney, Melbourne, Toronto, etc. For her performances in Italy and Germany she learned the Italian and German language. For her theater performance in ‘Sirens’ she won the ‘Stage award for acting excellence’ together with her colleagues on the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the biggest art festival in the world. Nowadays she’s working with theater companies: Romeo Castellucci, Ontroerend Goed, De Warme Winkel and De Mannschaft.
After graduating drama school, she impersonated ‘Margaret Kelley’ in Terence Davies’ movie ‘A Quiet Passion’. This movie won the “Grand Prix” for “Best Movie” on Film Fest Ghent 2016! For this part she learned to speak Irish. You can also see her in ‘The Exception.’
As far as Belgian series go, Verona is working on “De Bende van Jan de Lichte”, “De Zonen van Van As”, “Zie Mij Graag”, “Cordon”, “Witse”, etc.
Currently she stars in her own creation, a theater performance called “The Audition”, based upon her experience with various auditions and casting directors over a total period of more than 10 years.
For more information and tour dates: www.veronaverbakel.com