It’s my Birthday and I’ll smash plates if I want to!

It’s my Birthday and I’ll smash plates if I want to!

So here I am, another year older, not necessarily wiser, and now on the wrong side of 25. According to my cheerful 17-year-old brother, my …
A visit from the Easter Bunny

A visit from the Easter Bunny

Easter is my favourite time of the year. The weather is usually good, there are bank holidays galore, my birthday is around the same …
A Greek Man Abroad

A Greek Man Abroad

When you are Greek there is usually only one holiday destination on offer to you: GREECE. Or if you are Greek-Cypriot: CYPRUS. Why on …
All you need is Love!

All you need is Love!

Saint Valentine’s Day. It’s like Marmite. You either love it or you hate it. Well being a hopeless romantic, I …
Lost in our World. Found on Blu-Ray.

Lost in our World. Found on Blu-Ray.

The most underrated film of 2012 had to be Disney’s John Carter (which I happened to have a small part in). A year …
The Exordium

The Exordium

So here we are in 2013! Happy New Year to you all. After declaring to anyone who would listen that this time I would be …
Scene Stealing in Hotel Babylon

Scene Stealing in Hotel Babylon

A couple of years back I appeared in an episode of Hotel Babylon, where I was the swimmer stunt-double for …
My Top Twelve Favourite Films – because Ten isn’t enough

My Top Twelve Favourite Films – because Ten isn’t enough

Someone asked me the other day what my favourite film of all time was. For a moment, my mind went blank. I panicked. …
Double, Double Toil and Trouble…

Double, Double Toil and Trouble…

Fire burn and cauldron bubble… All Hallows Eve has descended upon us once again. The pumpkin has been carved, the candy bowls …
Success at the Altar!

Success at the Altar!

Well it’s official, I have successfully made the transition from an independent, single, free-minded young woman, to a legally sanctioned female …
There’s a Doll in this Cake…

There’s a Doll in this Cake…

I thought that I would share my amazing bridal cake with you, made by my cousin Maria Vassiliou. When I say “share”, …
“There are two kinds of people…

“There are two kinds of people…

…Greeks, and everyone else who wish they was Greek.” So says the character of Gus Portokalos in the film My Big Fat …
So you think you can act?

So you think you can act?

The ancient Greek word for an actor ὑποκριτής (hyprokrites) means literally one who interprets. Well if …