About: Natalia Bilbao
Natalia Bilbao is a very talented actress, presenter, T.V. & radio host, and emcee. Bilingual in English and Spanish and fluent in French and Basque, this Los Angeles native has been seen nationally and internationally on such shows as Telemundo, Mundo Deportivo, and TeleMadrid.
She has emceed many corporate events, such as EDP, Abbey, and Repsol as well as acting as speaker and host for Joma Sport, Courir, and Opticalia.
Known for playing strong, confident and physically demanding roles in English and Spanish. She was born in Bilbao, Spain. She studied at St. George’s English School, where she was a pupil of Ian Lennen, whom she later became close to, due to his implication in her acting career.
From an early age, she showed an interest in sports, competing in swimming, skiing, ping pong, skating, but it was in tennis that she achieved notable victories. She became runner-up at the Euskadi Junior championship and reached the 110th position in the Spanish ranking.
At age 18 Natalia Bilbao retired from tennis competition to focus on her true passion, acting. On the summer of 2009 she attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, for a one month course, and was later offered a place in the contemporary theatre course. Back in Bilbao, she started studying Business Management at one of the top Business Universities in Spain; Universidad de Deusto (La Comercial), where she graduated with a B+.
Considering studying at RADA during the summer of 2009 like a life changing experience, she has since become involved in many acting projects, and some of Natalia Bilbao work includes international feature films, awarded short films, web series, TV sketches, commercials, music videos and theatre plays.