Rachel August

Rachel is a British-Scandinavian actress based in London. Half-British, half-Icelandic, she spent her childhood in Norway before returning to England and training at Oxford School of Drama, graduating in 2015.

Recent theatre experience includes a solo piece at a the Herstory Theatre Festival at Theatre N16 (which also featured work by Barbara Houseman), a sell-out run of Alice in Wonderland (which was featured in Time-Out), performances with Lazarus Theatre Company and a co-production between Oxford and Soho Theatre.

Rachel is a black belt in taekwondo and a skilled martial artist, with experience in hand-to-hand combat and weaponry. With her strong movement background she often works in physical, collaborative theatre productions.
Screen work includes a tour video with Adele, a TV series for Discovery Channel and award-winning short films.