Veena Sood: Actress, Improv Teacher

Actress, Improv Teacher

Veena Sood is an award-winning actress, recognized for her versatility in both comedy and drama. 

A dual citizen of Canada and the UK, she has performed in numerous film, television and theatrical productions in Canada and abroad.

Upcoming:  Welcome to Marwen, directed by Oscar winner Robert Zemeckis.  Currently appearing: Netflix' The PackageGhost Wars, & The Indian Detective, starring Russell Peters.  Other appearances include SalvationTake TwoLucifer, Bates Motel and The X-Files.   Veena is also a recurring character on Comedy Central's Corner Gas Animated. 

Veena has also em-ceed gala events & television specials, produced radio podcasts & web series, and voiced cartoons.   

Veena is a Leo Award winner for her television work, and a three-time Jessie Richardson award nominee and winner for her work on stage.



2018 Leo Award nominee for her hilarious role in Android Employed.  If you want a great laugh, and see Veena get a good splat of mud on her face, check out the CommUNITY episode.

**News!** Read the article from YVR Screen Scene on Veena to mark her Leo Award Nomination here.

2017 Lorena Gale Women of Distinction Award was given to Veena by the UBCP/ACTRA film & television unions for her encouraged advancement & diversification of opportunities for women, by celebrating those whose accomplishments exemplify that reality.  You can view her stirring speech here.

2014 Sam Payne Award:  UBCP/ACTRA also honoured Veena with The Sam Payne Award for her accomplishments as an actress, & contributions to the creative community. 

Click on Veena's IMDB page (below) for a full list of credits.


Veena Sood: Highlights Reel



Upcoming Film:  The Women of Marwen, (starring Steve Carrell) written & directed by Oscar winning director Robert Zemeckis (Forest Gump, Back to the Future, Castaway).

Currently on Netflix:  The PackageGhost Wars & The Indian Detective. Television: Salvation, & Take Two.   Last season:  X-Files, Lucifer, Bates Motel.  




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Veena Sood left me gob smacked