Zory Burner

Actor, Extra, Musician, Film & Stage Crew

London, United Kingdom
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Zory Burner - Crying

"Crying" - Music, lyrics and performance by Zory Burner.

Physical Details

162 cm / 5ft 4in
Dress Size:
6 - 8
48 kg / 105 lbs
Eye color:
White / Caucasian
Hair color:
Skin color:
Hair length:
66 cm / 26in


  • ISW: Contemporary Dance, intermediate
  • St.Cyril And St.Methodius University Of Veliko Tarnovo : MA in British Studies, specializing in Film Studies. (Dissertation on Shakespeare in Film)
  • CALAT : Drama
  • CALAT : Drama
  • London Metropolitan University : Choir Workshop
  • Private Lessons : Vocal: Pop singing
  • Private Lessons : Academic Vocal
  • St.Cyril And St.Methodius University Of Veliko Tarnovo : BA in English Philology
  • Morley College : Composition and Improvisation
  • Bulgarian School of Performing Arts : Profile Music: Class Piano


Acting experience

Previous paid speaking roles

  • English
  • Russian

  • USA California
  • USA Southern

2014, Obsessions, US TV Series, D: Jamie Crawford, October Films, Role (supporting): Sam (teacher's assistant)
2014, Everest, D: Baltasar Kormákur, Universal Pictures, Role: (featured / walk-on) Girlfriend
2013, The Imitation Game, D: Morten Tyldum, Black Bear Pictures, Role: (walk-on) Hero Radio Operator
2013, "Bring the Bucket", D: Tommy Lexen, BeFrank Theatre Company, performed at RichMix theatre, Role (supporting): expression of movement
2013, "The Christmas Candle", D: John Stephenson, Pinewood Films
2013, "Top Boy" 2, D: Yann Demange, Top Boy Production

2012, "One Chance", D: David Frankel, Syco Television
2012, "The Bletchley Circle", World Productions (Bletchley) Ltd. ITV Drama
2012, "Hummingbird", D: Steven Knight, HB Pictures

2011, Bombay Bicycle Club - "Leave It", D: Ryan Hope, Stamp Films, Role: (supporting) hospital patient
2011, "Anna Karenina”, D: Joe Wright; Role: 19th Century Russian Aristocracy, Scenes: Art Gallery, Horse Races, Opera
2011, "Gambit”, D: Michael Hoffman, Shabandar Productions Ltd; Role: (walk-on) waitress

2010, “Star Power”, Channel 4 program on developing acting skills, Role (supporting): sister of the main character
2010, Zory Burner “Crying” official music video; D: Will Moore; Role: (lead) self / lead singer; ZB Label
2010, “Decisions” (Documentary) by Fisher Stevens, Article 19 Films; Role: self, featured interview
2010, “Cleanskin”, feature, D: Hadi Hajaig, Role: Student

2009, “I Am Pregnant”, short film, D: Aliakbar Campwala, Aliale Productions, Role (lead): Sarah
2009, "Blood Army", a.k.a. “The Nephilim”, feature, D: Will Moore, Role (supporting): Titan - Phoenix
2009, "Street Dance", feature, D: Max Giwa & Dania Pasquini, Role: Shopper
2009, "Mission London", feature, D: Dimitar Mitovski, Fidelity Films; Role: Bulgarian student
2009, "Chat Room"; feature, D: Hideo Nakata, Ruby Films, Role: ‘Chatroom’ crowd member
2009, "United", short film; Role: 'trashy girlfriend' of a football hooligan
2009, "Cemetery Junction", feature, D: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant; Role: ‘70s night clubber
2009, "Huge", D: Ben Miller; Role: Comedy club audience member
2009, The Noisettes "Saturday Night" music video; D: Kim Gherig; Role: Night clubber
2009, "The Infidel", feature, D: Josh Appignanesi, W: David Baddiel; Role: (walk-on) street protester
2009, "Circle Privilege", commercial, Hi-Gloss Productions; Role: 'Hollywood Premiere' crowd scene


Extras experience

Previous speaking roles


Bass Guitar ability


Vocal ability

Classically trained

Vocal range


Composer ability


Producer ability


Singing styles
  • Pop
  • Rock
  • Classical

Favourite genres
  • Pop
  • Rock
  • Indie
  • Metal
  • Electronic
  • Classical
  • Country

----- Musical / Theatre
2011-2015, “Jesus Christ: the Challenge of Love”, new dramatico-musical stage production
Book by Zory Burner, lyrics by Zory Burner & John Collings, Original music and arrangement by Zory Burner - http://jclove.zoryburner.com

----- Dance
2014, "Unspoken Words" by MonixArts, presented at Flash in the Attic Dance Theatre, Chester, 03.'14, premiered at the Blue Elephant Theatre, London
2013, "Fight or Flight" - part 2 from "Survival of the Fittest" by MonixArts,
performed at the Edinburgh Fringe festival in Aug 2013
2012-2013, “Nu.V.Na” (Nurture Versus Nature) by choreographer Monica Nicolaides,
premiered at the Robin Howard Dance Theatre, The Place, in Jan 2013

----- Film
2014, "Vanished", feature (drama), D: Candy J. Beard, Dreams Come True Films LLC, song feat. "Silent Dancing"
2013, "The Dance", short (drama/romance), D: Najat AlSheridah, UEL
2013, "The Mountain", short (drama), D: Zack Parks, Second Chance Films
2012, “Cold Steel”, short (thriller / drama), D: Olivier Assoua
2011, “Coda”, short (drama), D: Ulrika Becker, Tin Box Film Production
2010, “Harsh Living”, short (drama), D: O.Ejikeme & D.Clarke; Feat. "Together Alone", "You Don't Believe Me"
2010, “Downsizing”, short (thriller / horror), D: Edem Selormey, Mad Ninja Films
2010, “The Essay”, short (drama), D: Martyn Grahame, Soleguv Pictures
2009, “You Want a Sandwich?”, short (drama), D: Aliakbar Campwala, Aliale Productions; song feat. “Crying”

----- TV / Online / Animation
2014, "Tortured For His Faith" by Dr Haralan Popov audiobook
2013, "Jaeden" (alt title "Suspended Vanity"), animation/dance, production co: Extended Reality
Screened at Central Saint Martins, second exhibition, 19-23 June.
2010, "Foresight" - online mini series - episodes 1-3,
D: Martyn Grahame & Nicholas Seviour, Soleguv Pictures

----- Songs / Record releases
2012 JC Love - Concert Presentation, live performance DVD
2012 JC Love - Limited Edition Bonus Track CD
2010, Zory Burner debut album. Available for purchase on iTunes, Amazon;

----- Awards & Radio charts
Summer 2010, UK Unsigned Top 40 chart on TourDates - "More Than Any Kind Of Power" held the first place for 4 weeks in a row.
Fall 2009, 10 chart on Amazing Tunes - "Crying", "More Than Any Kind of Power" and "Together Alone"held the first three places for 2 weeks.
2008, UK Songwriting Contest finalist,
Open category (genre: pop/rock/fusion), song: "You Don't Believe Me"

Music samples, showreel materials and further information available on my personal website:
>>> http://zoryburner.com

Film & Stage Crew

Experienced and classically trained music composer, singer/songwriter and music producer.

Please review the Music section of my profile.

Further links:

Video and audio editing, graphic design:

--- My most recent showreel I edited and designed:

--- A list of 12 animation clips I created for the samples of the songs from my debut album:

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