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Theatre, Film and Television: 020 7928 8231 / [email protected]
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Orestes was born in Cyprus and trained at the National Theatre of Greece Drama School. Whilst there, he was chosen to appear in Peter Hall's National Theatre production of THE BACCAE in London in the promising role of 'Pentheus' Thug'! After graduation Orestes worked as a repertoire actor for the National Theatre of Cyprus until 2008 including leading roles in EQUUS, Pinter's THE COLLECTION, THE LIEUTENANT OF INNISHMORE, DON JUAN and Ibsen's GHOSTS. He then moved to Greece and carved a successful television career with a number of regular and leading roles, whilst continuing to work in theatre in Athens. Since arriving in London Orestes has appeared in two episodes of THE BLETCHLEY CIRCLE (ITV) and as co-lead in COMMITTED feature film as well as theatre roles in English for Tara Arts and Theatre Libre. In 2015 he is touring in the Arthur Miller classic A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE directed by Stephen Unwin for The Touring Consortium.

Languages: Greek, English
Nationality: Greek
Bases: London, Cyprus, Athens, Los Angeles

“You shouldn’t miss Orestes Sophocleous in the production of EQUUS. The talented 23 year old actor with his passionate stare and charm makes us believe in a great future of Theatre in Cyprus”

-TIME OUT CYPRUS
Featured Credits
Louis in A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE
Stephen Unwin/The Touring Consortium
George (lead) in COMMITTED
Stelana Kliris/Filmworks
Lazzru Magros in THE BLETCHLEY CIRCLE - SERIES 2
Sarah Harding/ITV
Renos Kakouris (regular) in DR. ROULIS
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Alex in HOME:SCAPE
Irena Andreeva/Tara Arts
James Keller in THE MIRACLE WORKER
Giannis Diamandopoulos/Theatro ALFA, Athens
Pierro in DON JUAN
Michael Leinert/National Theatre of Cyprus