Roberta is a professional actress having worked in Theatre, Film, TV and voice overs.


She began her professional career on the London stage performing, writing and producing her own work which toured France, Italy and the U.K including the Edinburgh Festival.


Roberta then landed roles in plays and Opera including work for the Arcola and the Royal Opera House.


Her career then moved to films and TV where she played varied parts showing great range and versatility.


Her passion, courage, creativity and the willingness to challenge boundaries has made her a much sought-after actress.


Roberta starred in the cult classic 'Hackers' with Angelina Jolie, then she played 'Nicoletta'in the award winning 'Jean Charles' (Toronto Film Festival) and a blockbuster in Brazil.


On British TV Roberta played 'Mrs Moretti' in the TV series (comedy drama) for Sky Living 'The Spa'.


Other film roles include the leading role of 'Magi' in the indie short 'John's Redemptions' about a woman and her relationship with two different men.


Roberta played 'Kristen', a feisy yet vulnerable mother in the comedy TV Pilot 'Wannabe' for LLC production and 'Louisa the migrant' in the experimental short 'Dining Evolution' recently screened at ICA and Genesis Cinema.


She also played the leading role of 'Nina' in the 'Box' screened at Cineworld Haymarket in London West End as part of the Haymarket film festival.



Still from the film 'The Box' recently screened at the Exploding Cinema event in London


Roberta's theatre roles include classical theatre and Shakespeare 'Emilia' in Othello directed by Luke Dixon, 'Margaret' in Much Ado for the Bourne Theatre Company,  and 'Agave' in the Bacchants at the Drayton Court.

New writing: leading role in 'Scene 13' at the Arcola, site specific: 'The lead singer' in Ghost Letters at the Brompton Cemetery. Opera: 'Fidelio', Contemporary drama 'the Senora' in Andorra and 'A woman alone' by Dario Fo' at the Lion and Unicorn, Storytelling: 'the Myth of Leda and the Swan' an evening of stories at the Tristan Bates theatre.


Roberta's film work explores the concept of personal mythology, our connection with the past and our ancestors through a series of imaginary journeys. The films meld original footage with unique 1940's archive movies.

The films have been screened nationally and internationally, including:  The Pharmacy of Stories E9, part of 'Here is my Heart' exhibition, The Scientist Video/Film Festival Ferrara Italy, Bethnal Green Working mens club as part of Hashtag event, VideoFormes International Film/Video Festival Clermond Ferrand France, Arlene Grocery Film Festival New York City, Haymarket Film Festival Cineworld Haymarket London West End, Signal Arts Festival Crystal Palace London.

Still from art film 'Anonymous Bones'

'The Pearl' short experimental film


"Eyelashings of Black and White Dreams" (the Exploding Cinema)

'Rose Madder' an art film shot on Super 8


Watch more of Roberta's films on Vimeo

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