Francesca is an actress, born and currently based in London, UK although she is open to working in other locations around the world.
She has just produced a ten minute short film called URN which she also had a lead role in. It was shot on the Red One and has great locations such as Waterloo Bridge and The London Underground.After doing an Indiegogo campaign in January filming was early February in a snowy London. URN was directed and DP-ed by AJ Rickert Epstein who flew from LA to London to film it! It is now being edited in LA and Francesca will be flying there to view the final stages of the edit. URN will then be ientered nto many film festivals all over the world!
Francesca is a very versatile character actress equally strong at drama as she is at comedy. Francesca's Film and TV include playing the evil sorceress Agleoniki , opposite Oliver Reed in Orpheus and Euridice. She played the New Age guru/presenter in tv pilot Bad Science and the taxi driver in Taxi which was shown in The Short Film Corner in The Cannes Film Festival. She can be heard in the guise of many varied voices and accents in numerous audio plays for Tincan Podcast, an award winning company voted Best Audio Company in London.
Francesca took five years out of acting 2003-2008 where she ran much praised The Dirty Rider Club in London with up and coming bands including The Mystery Jets and Enter Shikari. She went on to start Rehearsal/Recording Studios Bally Studios which is running successfully, now giving her freedom to focus fully on Acting.
Francesca is currently writing a full length play with an established writer, Sam Snape who she met at The Cannes.Film Festival. This is highly anticipated and based on an experience in her life. She will also be playing one of the characters.They are aiming to put in on In London, New York , Chicago and LA.
Name: Francesca de Luca
Occupation: Actor and Producer