Leeanda Reddy won a South African Film and Television Award (SAFTA) in 2016 for Best Lead Actress in a Soap. She is a popular screen and stage actress, well known for her role as Priyanka Kumar on SABC 3’s Isidingo.
Her film credits include featuring alongside Naomi Watts in Diana, a supporting role alongside Boris Kodjoe and Tront van Espeim in Cape Town (based on Deon Meyer’s crime thriller series). She was also the lead actress opposite Leon Schuster in the blockbuster Mr Bones 2. She has just recently filmed set of Dark Tower with Idris Elba.
Leeanda has a diverse performance career in television, film, theatre and corporate entertainment. The theatre has seen her perform on major stages throughout South Africa and abroad in India and Edinburgh, Scotland.
Leeanda is the co-owner of Mustard Seed Productions where she writes, directs and produces acclaimed stage productions. She is a BA Honours (Speech & Drama) graduate from the University of Natal (Durban) with majors in Linguistics and Drama.
Leeanda “On the Edge” speaker slot:
Leeanda Reddy can offer excerpts from her hit one-woman show called “on the Edge” which revolves around the life stories of thirty different women, or she can prepare a talk including comedy, tailored to the audience.