Natalia Tena is an actress and musician from London.
She made her acting debut as Ellie in About a Boy in 2002, and shortly after appeared in Mrs Henderson Presents alongside Judi Dench.
In 2007 she joined the cast of Harry Potter playing Nymphadora Tonks, Lupin’s partner and friend of Harry in Order of the Phoenix. Following Harry Potter she appeared in two theatre tours; The Clean House in 2008, and in 2009 Othello playing Desdemona with the Royal Shakespeare Company, along side Miltos Yerelmou (Syrio Forel in Game of Thrones).
Natalia reprised the role of Tonks in the Harry Potter films The Half Blood Prince and Deathly Hallows Part 1 & 2. In 2011 she stared in You Instead, a rock ‘n’ roll romantic comedy set at T in the Park music festival in Scotland where it was filmed in 5 days. Shortly after she appeared in Bel Ami with Robert Pattinson and popular UK TV show Shameless.
In 2011 she appeared in Game of Thrones, the HBO adaptation of George R. R. Martin’s A Game of Thrones, as the wildling Osha. She portrayed Osha from series 1-3.
Natalia’s upcoming projects include Spanish film 10.000 Km, comedy SuperBob, and TV series Residue alongside Iwan Rheon (Ramsay Bolton in Game of Thrones).
Natalia is the leading singer and accordion player in the six-piece band Molotov Jukebox. Innovatively blending such diverse style’s as gypsy, samba, ska, dubstep and swing. The unique sound has been christened ‘Gyp-Step’ and is guaranteed to make everybody dance. In 2011 Molotov Jukebox were nominated as the ‘Best Breakthrough Artist’ at the UK Festival Awards. Their single Neon Light’s featured former Game of Thrones actress Oona Chaplin (Talisa Stark).
Natalia looks forward to meeting all her fans in Brisbane and Adelaide in November 2016.
Natalia will conduct a general admission Q&A each weekend, and participate in signing and photo sessions* on Friday in Brisbane (2:30pm – 5:30pm) and throughout each Saturday (10.30am to 5.30pm) and Sunday (11am to 5pm) in both cities.
*Autograph ($40 each) and photograph ($50 each) fees apply.
This information is correct at the time of writing but please check the Event Programme for the final timetable, including time and location within the events.
Guest confirmed, health and other commitments pending.