Saffron Burrows

LCT debut. London theater includes Neil Labute’s Some Girls (world premiere, The Gielgud), Peter Whelan’s The Earthly Paradise (Almeida Theatre), Jeanette Winterson’s The PowerBook (dir. Deborah Warner; Royal National Theatre; Theatre National Du Chaillot, Paris; Teatro Madrid, Rome) and Tamsin Oglesby’s Two Lips Indifferent Red (Bush Theatre). Other theater includes Melissa James Gibson’s This (Kirk Douglas Theatre, LA), Jackie Kennedy in Tom Dugan’s one-woman play Jackie Unveiled (Wallis Annenberg Centre for the Performing Arts). Films include the upcoming Baghead, Canary Black and The Morrigan; and starred in such films as The Bank Job; Troy; The Guitar; Timecode; Miss Julie; Gangster No. 1; Circle of Friends and Welcome II The Terrordome. Recent TV includes “You” and “Westworld;” as well as Golden Globe-winning comedy “Mozart in the Jungle;” “Boston Legal;” Marvel’s “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.;” “Law & Order: Criminal Intent;” and Dennis Potter’s “Karaoke.” Burrows made her directorial debut with the short film Michael & Indigo (part of the anthology feature Everything I Ever Wanted to Tell My Daughter About Men, Best Film Award at the Cannes Independent Film Festival) and directed the short film She Came to Me. As a producer, Burrows is in post-production on Ngozi Onwurah’s Neighborhood Alert. Advocate for Greenpeace & The Circle, Fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts.  

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