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MEET A MEMBER - SANDRA DE SOUSA

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MEET A MEMBER

Meet Sandra De Sousa from Islington, North London who moved to LA 4 years ago to pursue acting.
Was there a particular reason you chose LA ?

Yes, I'd been coming out to LA since 2005 to train with my amazing acting mentor Bernard Hiller (http://www.bernardhiller.com/). I met him in London through a random International acting competition, judged by CD Jeremy Zimmerman, where I won as a British finalist. Bernie invited me to his LA classes, which changed my life and then I totally fell for LA's charms and didn't want to leave!
What do you miss most from home? Loved ones, West End theatre and the NHS.

What was your first impression of LA and has it changed since and if so why?
It was a lot more sparkly and innocent when I first came out and it's a little more tarnished and real now, but I still love it's brand of crazy and positive energy.

What do you find the biggest difference is living here versus London?
The amazingly consistent warm weather is …