Myriam Acharki

Myriam Acharki


Myriam was born in Brussels from Moroccan parents. She started performing whilst doing her O Levels equivalent in Drama and went on to attend the INSAS International School for a year before coming to the UK and attending Philippe Gaulier's workshop in London. Myriam has since worked on many fantastic projects in Theatre, Film and TV and was most recently seen in 'Chasing Shadows' for ITV where she plays oppositve Reece Shearsmith. She has recently finished shooting film 'City of Tiny Lights' directed by Pete Travis and 'Next Of Kin' for Mammoth Screen, directed by Justin Chadwick.

Myriam recently worked with Punchdrunk in 'Kabeiroi' and is currently playing Safiyya in 'Returning to Haifa' at the Finborough Theatre.


  • Height: 5' 7 (170cm)
  • Playing Age: 36 - 50
  • Eye Colour: Brown
  • Hair Colour: Dark Brown
  • Hair Length: Shoulder length
  • Appearance: Mixed Race, Mediterranean


City of Tiny Lights, Mrs Khan, Fernden Productions, (director: Pete Travis)

28 K, Boss, Formosa Film (director: Neil Thomson)
John Carter of Mars, The Priestess, Pixar/Disney (director: Andrew Stanton)
The Beach, Ftouma, Figment Films (director: Danny Boyle)


Next Of Kin, Fatima, ITV1/Mammoth Screen,(director: Justin Chadwick)

Chasing Shadows, Adele, ITV (director; Chris Menaul) 

Silk, Leyla Ali, BBC (director: Jeremy Webb)

Sinbad, Zahira Impossible Pictures/Sky/BBC(director: Andy Wilson)
New Tricks, Maria Mullat, Wall to Wall/BBC(director: Robin Shepard)
E20, Mrs Naz, BBC
Under Suspiscion, Daniella Martinez, LaPlante Productions(director: Gilles McKinnon)
Little Miss Jocelyn, French Lady, Brown Eyed Boy Productions
Doctors, Carmen Cifuentes, BBC(director: Rupert Such)
Human Cargo, Naila Zalmi (Gemini Awards Nominnee), C.B.C./Alliance Films(director: Brad Turner)
Paradise heights, Juanita, BBC (director: David I.Edwards)
Holby City, Rosalia Fisher, BBC(director: Simon Massey)
Ella & The Mothers, Receptionist Bis, BBC(director: Gavin Millar)
Northsquare, Laura Gomez, Channel 4 (director: P. Langdale)
Attachment, Kitten, BBC (director: Julian Holmes)
Look & Read, Sheherazade, BBC Scotland(director: M. Kerrigan)
Sex and Chocolate & This Could be The Last Time, Receptionist & Weather Girl, BBC Screen One (director: Gavin Millar)


Returning to Haifa, Safiyya, Finborough Theatre, (director: Caitlin McLeod)

KABEIROI, Company, Punchdrunk

Dionysos Unbound, Olympias, The Bridewell (director: Splitmoon )
Woyzeck, Marie (Drama Desk Awards Nominee), St Ann’s New York (director: Daniel Kramer)
Jane Eyre, Bertha Mason, Shared Experience (director: Polly Teale)
Woyczek, Marie, The Gate Theatre (director: Daniel Kramer)
The Seven Year Itch, Marie-Whatever-Her-Name-Was, The Queens Theatre, West End (director: Michael Radford)
Macbeth False Memory, Lavelli's Daughter, ATC, (director: Nick Philipou)
Princess Sharon, Isobel, Scarlet Theatre(director: Katarzyna Descz)
Peter Pan, Nana/Alf Mason, West Yorkshire Playhouse(director: Matthew Warchus)
The Decameron, Lauretta, The Gate Theatre (director: Nick Ward)
The House Of Bernarda Alba, Martirio, Aspect Theatre (director: Josette Bushell-Mingo)

Myriam Acharki
Myriam Acharki
Myriam Acharki
Myriam Acharki