Australian born – Ethnic background Macedonian / Russian
Katrina Risteska has graced our TV and Movie screens for the past 11 years with shows like Home & Away and Dance Academy.
Starting her career in musical theatre at the age of 7years old with shows like Annie, The Wizard of Oz and Oliver showing at the Lyric Theatre, with the likes of Bert Newton, Nancy Hayes, Amanda Muggleton, Jane Scali, Anthony Warlow, Pamela Rabe, and John Waters.
At 18 years Kat was the youngest to compete in the second season of Australians So You Think You Can Dance Placing in the top 3 females, being the last Commercial / Hip Hop dancer standing.
Having danced for some of the world’s A-List performers including; Kylie Minogue, Olivia Newton-John, Kelly Clarkson, Jimmy Barnes, and many other artists.
She soon moved into a feature film with her roles in The Combination, Skinford, Chasing Comets, and the international hit Occupation. Katrina has just wrapped on the sequel Occupation ‘Rainfall’ for LIONSGATE. Due for an international release in 2021.
Her next role ‘Milena’ in the new Aussie Comedy Pilot ‘Square One’ where she leads the cast playing alongside comedy icons Joe Avati and James Liotta, is set to start production in September 2020.