Satu Runa is a graduate of Stella Adler Studio of Acting, New York and is a member of SAG-AFTRA and the Actors’ Equity Association. She was taught by notable actors such as Academy Award winner, Mark Rylance, Anthony Zerbe (American Hustle, The Matrix Reloaded), and Andrew Wade (Royal Shakespeare Company). She currently trains at The Groundlings in Los Angeles.
Performing in various theater productions in New York and San Francisco (Cabaret, Winter's Tale, Two Gentlemen of Verona, Jesus Christ Superstar, Trojan Women), Satu has also appeared on TV shows such as Dawson's Creek, The Eric Andre Show, including a recurring role on Rizzoli & Isles. She has performed several supporting and lead roles in independent films (The Coalition, Magnolia Pictures) and has booked national commercial campaigns of Maybelline and Dr. Pepper.
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Satu Runa has hosted and produced shows for many networks including Metromix.com, Mercedes-Benz NY Fashion Week, Comcast Networks, Joe Digital, Drinks on Me Tonight, Fangoria TV, and more. Satu is the host and executive producer/creator of the entertainment web series, #NerdNoise.
Satu is a professional guitar player, keyboardist, singer, and songwriter. She is the former guitar player/keys and backup vocalist in Modern Time Machines, who appeared for a guest performance on the Eric Andre Show.
Satu trained for 8 years in ballet, tap, and jazz. She is a professional level bellydance and bhangra dancer, training at the Broadway Dance Center and Bollywood Axion for 4 years. She appeared as a professional dancer in the feature film, Killer Punjabi (2013).