Minna - Victoria Haralabidou

Victoria Haralabidou was born in St. Petersburg, later moving to Athens as a teenager, and has studied acting in both Russia and Greece.

An established actress, Victoria is in demand both in Australia and Greece. Victoria's debut film role was the lead in the Martin Scorsese feature BRIDES, directed by Pantelis Voulgaris. Victoria was selected by Scorsese for the film from among 2000 hopefuls for the lead role of Niki, and she subsequently won the Best Actress Award at the Thessaloniki Film Festival.

Other feature film credits include BLESSED, for Ana Kokkinos, WITH HEART AND SOUL for Pantelis Voulgaris, and award-winning Australian shorts APRICOT for Ben Briand and THE LOVESONG OF ISKRA PRUFROCK directed by Lucy Gaffy, and in Greece, A BRIGHT SHINY SUN directed by Vassilis Loules. Australian television credits include telemovie THE INFORMANT, series EAST WEST 101 (1st and 3rd seasons), HOME AND AWAY, ALL SAINTS, THE STRIP and ABC series MY PLACE; for Greek television she starred in the tv series SUDDENLY for Mega Channel.

"I want to touch something..
that comes from somewhere impossible."