Billie Vee is a Greek / British award-winning actress, screenwriter and producer based in London.
Born in Athens, Greece under the name Vasiliki Vlahou, Billie received her degree in Theatre Studies from the University of Athens Philosophy Department and was trained in Theatro Technis Karolos Koun (classical acting). Soon after graduating she was cast in a number of roles across theatre and television, in both Greece and Cyprus.
Now based in the UK she is dedicated to continuous self-improvement and development of her craft as an actor but is also broadening her creative reach, and making a name for herself, as a writer and producer.
As a performer Billie appeared in shows at the Pleasance London, Southwark Playhouse, Old Red Lion, Upstairs at the Gatehouse, New Diorama Theatre, Hen and Chickens as well as in many films and commercials.
Her screenwriting debut was the multi-award winning short film “Two Persons Max” a film in which she also starred alongside Jessica-Jane Stafford (“The Real Hustle”, “I’m a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here!”). This entertaining psychological thriller takes place exclusively in a lift and was made at Pinewood Studios by director Tim Kent. “Two Persons Max” was officially selected by, and screened at, many film festivals around the world.
Further screenwriting credits include:
Nomination: Jury Award – Madrid International Film Festival
Best Supporting Actress – Madrid International Film Festival
She wrote and performed in:
Official selection: 12th British Urban Film Festival
Best Screenplay Award: Brighton Rocks Film Festival
“Testing Greta” dir Abbie Lucas / prod Anna Davies – a twisted story that is equal parts darkly comic and heart-breaking. Won the ‘Greeks of the World’ Award at the 40th Drama Film Festival.
‘Testing Greta tore me up. The writing and acting were perfect and I thought very highly of the director’s work, as well. I was very moved… most by Billie Vee’s performance which was so nuanced. I thought it was tremendous.’ Bobby Roth – Director ‘Prison Break’, ‘Lost’
Has finished filming for the TV pilot “The Cloaking” dir Sam Bradford/written Clayton T. Smith
Is in preparation for her debut feature film which she wrote and will be performing in “Sparrow’s Call” dir Tim Kent – a genuine story of passion, human connection and forgiveness – wrapped up in an unpredictable, psychological thriller.
“Billie Vee showcases her comedic brilliance and her ability to write multi-layered plots that are equally compelling throughout”– Faruq Oyekan ProCreate review
“Billie Vee is showing a keen sense of comic timing and dramatic depth”– Lee Relph MIB’s Instant Headache review
“Vee drawing laughs through her brilliant characterisation of the last panda…”– Views from the gods
“Billie Vee as the panda was easily my favourite character of the night…there is something unsettlingly animal about her mannerisms…”– Kate Mason, One Stop Arts
“Billie is an outstanding actress. A real professional”– Tim Kent, Director/Producer Actors Studio