Maria was born in Copenhagen. She lived there until 2003 when she went to London to train as an actress at the Italia Conti Academy.
She has since worked as a professional actress mainly in England and Denmark, but also in Italy, Macedonia, Bulgaria and Poland. Most of Maria’s acting work is either on stage or doing voice overs and audio books in Danish and English.
She now lives back in Denmark where she, together with Janice Dunn, has founded and now runs the Danish/ English theatre company FasterPussycat. As well as producing and acting in the plays, she is also running various workshops connected to the themes of the plays ie. Shakespeare or presentation technique.
Maria is also the main director of a popular youth theatre company in Copenhagen