Scarlett Rivers born Andressa Riveros
to proud parents, Maria Riveros and Manual Riveros.
She is from São Jose Dos Campos, SP, Brazil.
Since immigrating to Canada in 1994 and arriving in Edmonton, AB, without knowing any English, Scarlett has since mastered the English language and has appeared in over 70 productions both in theatre and film.
She fell in love with acting at a very young age while watching, learning and performing renditions of Disney Movies, much to the dismay to her older brother, Carlos Riveros.
She started dipping her toes in the Edmonton Theatre Community at the age of 11 while attending drama classes, workshops and talent showcases around Alberta in her spare time.
in 2011 she relocated to Vancouver, BC to purse acting full time..
She worked steadily in and around Vancouver before moving to London, UK to attend the prestigious London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts, in 2012.
Since moving back to Canada Scarlett has worked on and off in theatre and film.
Some of her most notable credits include Stella in Streetcar Named Desire, Cassius in Julius Cesar, Irina in Mail Order Beard, Heather in Hybrid Moments: A Romantic Black Comedy and Dana in More Than One.
Scarlett travels between Toronto and Vancouver For work and is
currently enjoying branching out writing, directing and producing her own projects.
You Dog, a short film she is producing in association with BCSPCA is her first time dabbling in screenwriting and she couldn't be more excited; especially when it's for a good cause!