From Greek and Norwegian parentage, actor Demetri Goritsas grew up in Oregon, USA, and British Columbia, Canada, and has worked much of his career in the UK.
He has acted in over eighty TV productions and films. Among them are the Emmy and Golden Globe winning series THE ALIENIST, BLACK MIRROR and EPISODES, and in BAFTA and Oscar-winning films, DARKEST HOUR, RUSH and SAVING PRIVATE RYAN. He has performed on stage at Britain’s National Theatre, Royal Court, and Almeida theatres originating roles and premiering some of the most significant new plays in the past two decades such as EAR FOR EYE, BOY GETS GIRL and MR BURNS.
Demetri is currently playing Roy Scheider in the West End production of THE SHARK IS BROKEN at London’s Ambassador’s Theatre. He will soon be seen in the BBC/BFI feature film, EAR FOR EYE, written and directed by Debbie Tucker Green.