Despite being a mixture of the ethnicities most acclimatised to spicy food, Taya's tolerance waivers between poor and wimpy. So when the opportunity arose to film a Shakespeare monologue after eating a spicy chilli, she knew it would be hilarious. Coming soon... #thechillimonologues by Rosie Collins
Taya's portfolio has been updated with some fabulous new pieces. Swing on over to the work section and have a peek.
An awesome anti-terrorism job for the Department of Transport and a new voice over campaign have added a nice little sparkle to the first quarter of the year. Excellent.
First international commercial? Check. Taya's smile has been used to promote Japanese dental product Sunstar and will be airing in Japan early 2015.
Taya got to work with Pierre Morel himself whilst ADRing for his latest motion picture "The Gunman". Starring Sean Penn, Idris Elba, Javier Bardem & Ray Winstone
Taya has been confirmed for another major national campaign and will be all over your screens within the next couple of week.s
Loft No. 5 is a joint venture between upcoming director Jonny Ruff and Taya De La Cruz. It is the first film penned by Taya is is currently out on the festival circuit.
Stratford-Upon-Avon was extremely welcoming and the cast of The Merry Wives of Windsor were showered with applause and fantastic reviews.
A full set of press photos can be viewed here:
Taya has been working on the role of Mistress Page in The Merry Wives of Windsor for a performance in Stratford-Upon-Avon at the RSC Dell Theatre. The performance is part of the summer festival, made particularly special by the 450th Anniversary of Shakespeare's birthday.
The cast are putting on three performances entirely for free for anyone partaking in the festivities.
Sssshhh... Literally just in... Confirmed for a new TV series. No more can be revealed at this time, but's it's a first. Pat on the head for Taya.
San Miguel Fresca (campaign by Saatchi & Saatchi UK) have revamped their UK campaign and are still using Taya's sultry voice to narrate over their gorgeous film. Hello Life (and a cold one!).
This year is off to a bang with another major campaign broadcasting Taya onto your telly boxes. Catch her in the new Carphone Warehouse campaign or lounging on a sofa in the Harvey's Winter/Spring campaign - still in circulation!
A happy New Year indeed. Wow. Taya ends an incredible month with a confirmation booking for another major TV campaign. This month has been crazy, with three major voice over jobs for International clients and two more lined up for next month. Who needs play when work is play?
As the Christmas season approaches so do many of the new winter ads and Taya is delighted to be one of the faces of Harvey's Christmas/Winter Campaign. Premiering on boxing day!
A horror film Taya starred in is now on sale in iTunes as part of the Shortcuts to Hell: Vol 1 .
She is in the top 5 accredited actors.
Taya continues to work with 2002 Studios on some Spanish language content for new media. All very exciting stuff!
A pitch won for the incredible Saatchi & Saatchi and Carlsberg campaign for San Miguel Fresca. Taya is of course honoured to be the new voice of such a coveted brand. Hola Vida.
An extremely busy voice over month for Taya as she recorded for BT, Telefonica and Promethean.
Taya wrapped shooting with the incredible filmmakers Inverve and new director Lee Howard as part of the Shortcuts to Hell series.
Taya filmed two days for project "Glass Paradise."
A dream come true for every voice over artist... Taya has been signed to Hobsons International as both an English/American speaker and a Spanish language specialist. Expect big things.
What a great start to 2013! Taya was cast as a principal in the new McDonald's campaign for "Break the Habit of a Lunchtime. Directed by Jamie Rafn, produced by Smuggler for McDonald's UK. Note the enthusiasm at eating crackers all day long.