Biography

Silvia Busuioc was born in Chisinau, Moldova where she started out as a dancer and TV host before moving into acting firstly in short films. She later moved to Italy where she graduated at Milan State University and along with her fluency in five languages (Romanian, Russian, Italian, German and English) her work expanded into theater and onto screen in a number of TV projects for Italy’s RAI, Channel 5, Sky.

In 2012 Academy Award winner Martin Landau invited Silvia to be guest at The Actors Studio in Hollywood where she continued her training in addition to working with coaches in London and Italy.

Silvia recently finished shooting in the lead in BELLA GERMANIA” , a historical three-part mini-series for Bavaria Films, scheduled to premiere early 2019.

Silvia can be seen in feature “THE SNOWMAN”, directed by Tomas Alfredson, starring Michael Fassbender, J.K. Simmons and Rebecca Ferguson.

Guest star on FOX’s “LETHAL WEAPON” and HBO’s Emmy Award winning show “VEEP”.

“Il RAGAZZO INVISIBILE – FRATELLI”, directed by Academy Award winning director Gabriele Salvatores.

TV mini-series “GOTTHARD”, directed by Urs Egger. Switzerland’s biggest budget TV production ever. Silvia plays a challenging role of Leo, a girl who pretends to be a boy so she can work as a laborer during the construction of Gotthard Tunnel.

Lead in RAI 1 TV-series “FUORICLASSE”, directed by Riccardo Donna with 6 million viewers per episode.

Supporting Lead in “SELFIE 69”, directed by Cristina Iacob. This Romanian romantic comedy and winner of several awards had huge box office success and quickly became the most watched Romanian film of the last twenty-six years.