Mini Bio (1)
Raised between Buckinghamshire and Bucharest, Camilla trained at Central School of Speech & Drama (London) and Atelier Raymond-Girard (Paris) in addition to her Joint Hons BA in French & Drama at Queen Mary College, London University. An avid linguist, she works fluently in French, Italian, German, Spanish and English and has also worked with dialogue and lyrics in Romanian, Portuguese, Russian, Sanskrit, Swiss German and Basque.
On screen, Camilla can be seen as the lead in US/Catalan thriller/horror feature Escape from Marwin, directed by Jordi Castejon, already released in Spain and Japan; and she plays an Italian/Spanish-speaking role in futuristic Argot, from Italian director Matteo Palmas. Other screen work includes the role of Dr Emile Leger in Paris-set US FOX TV crime series Jo, opposite Jean Reno, and the darkly comic In The Mix under the direction of Denis Lawson, which premiered at the London BFI.
Camilla was delighted to be actor/musician/composer in a recent new London stage adaptation of Lorca's Blood Wedding, directed by George Richmond-Scott (Associate Director on hit musical Everyone's Talking About Jamie). Camilla is now co-creating a sitcom with her sister (author and comedy writer Lorelei Mathias), in which she plays a central role - the early pilot stages can be found via @SueFennelsBaggage on Instagram and Facebook.
Favourite stage appearances include contemporary opera Photo Me at the Riverside Studios, David Wood's The Witches at the Wyndham's West End with Ruby Wax; and the central role of Sobrana, a part written for Camilla in Marco Ghelardi's award-winning Italian-language production of Di Come Savona Ebbe Il Suo Teatro.
Alongside her stage and screen work, Camilla is also a classically trained guitarist and singer; her original music, lyrics and artwork can be found all music platforms and her website: www.camillamathias.com. The Official Music Video for her latest entertaining and provocative song about admin and tech stress "Don't", has won numerous awards and nominations and can be seen here: https://youtu.be/SKIKQhwPoHI
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Jenny Sinclair
It has also been chosen for the Official Selection at Mumbai's Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival, Audioshoot International Music Video & Film Festival (Ireland), Music Shorts Film Festival (USA), Figueira da Foz Film Art Festival Internacional de Cinema (Portugal), Las Vegas Film Convention, Mozi Motion Film Festival (Netherlands) and First-Time Film Maker Sessions (UK).
Camilla remains committed to creating and expressing what really matters in life, authentically fusing together all her passions to stimulate change and inspire us to stop and see things differently. As composer, producer, singer, guitarist, lyricist, writer and creator of this music video for "Don't", she looks forward to it's positive effect in the world, and to completing more and more multidisciplinary, cross-genre projects worldwide.