Larisa Faber was born in Romania and raised in Luxembourg. She trained at Drama Centre London and works throughout Europe in five languages. Her acting credits include TV series Bad Banks (ZDF/arte), Capitani II (Samsa/RTL) or the feature film Angelo by the acclaimed Austrian director Markus Schleinzer. She writes for the stage and screen, mainly in English. Her plays have been staged in Luxembourg, Germany and in the U.K. Her short film Dacă ne deșteptăm (If We Smarten Up) has won numerous international awards. She is currently playing the lead in a feature film by Polish-German director Anna Maria Roznowska and writing a play about a female whistleblower, opening in 2022.