23 April 2001
Cleo Demetriou, Stage Actress, Cyprus
Before making her professional stage debut, she appeared on the British television series What's Your News?
About Cleo Demetriou
Best known for her Olivier Award-winning portrayal of the title character in the 2011 London stage production of Matilda the Musical, she is also notable for her performances in West End productions of Les Misérables, ENRON, and The Sound of Music. She was cast as Lily Hampton in the comedy series So Awkward.
She spent her early days in Cyprus and the remainder of her childhood in London, England. Her mother's name is Lucy.
Friends and colleagues
She and Eleanor Cox both played Matilda in the musical based on Roald Dahl's classic children's novel.
She was nominated for a WhatsOnStage award in 2011.