Born in 1988 in Munich, Germany and raised in Perth, Western Australia, Patricia Volny is a Polish-Australian actress and vocalist. She has trained for theatre and film from the age of 8 and performed as a child and young adult in various theatre and film productions in Australia before completing her Master’s degree in Arts (acting) at the Leon Schiller International film school in Łódź, Poland.
During and shortly after her studies, Patricia performed mostly in student films and as a guest performer in Polish television series before her role as Dobra Nowina (Good News) in Agnieszka Holland’s “Spoor” (2017). Currently based in France, Patricia is working towards creating a biligual theatre group for french/english speaking actors in her town whilst further pursuing her acting career.
2008-2013| Master of Arts (Acting) National Filmschool in Łódź, Poland
2005| National Institute of Dramatic Arts – Sydney, Australia (workshops)
2005| West Australian Academy of Performing Arts (workshops)
2017| The Spoor| dir. Agnieszka Holland| supporting role: Good News
2012| Agata’s Law| Polish Television series| role: law clerk (guest performance)
2012| What you posess| short film directed by Martin Rath| role: the cashier at the bank
2012| Überraschung| short film directed by Jagoda Szelc| role: Inge
2012| The Interview| short film directed by Jagoda Szelc| role: Katya
Languages: English (native), French (fluent) Polish (fluent), German (basic). Diverse accents in all languages
skills: Singing (soprano)| horseriding| figure-skating| Full Driver’s licence| Krav Maga (basic)
Height: 170cm| Build: slim| Hair: Dark brow| Eyes: Green