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Biography

 

Natasha Chipo Mutungwazi known professionally as Natasha Heschélle is an award winning actress, writer, dancer and producer. She was born and raised in Zimbabwe, and moved to Canada in 2014 to pursue an acting career.  She is best known for creating the Amazon Prime Video web series Zahara: The Return.

Natasha Heschélle was born and raised in Zimbabwe, and moved to Canada in 2014 to pursue an acting career. From a very young age, she showed great enthusiasm and talent for the arts: Dance, Modelling, Music and Acting. "I have made appearances in a number of film and television productions, working with some incredible names in the industry. I love acting; there is something so unbelievably gratifying about playing different roles, while putting my own twist on each performance."

Natasha Heschélle performed in numerous talent shows as a child. At the age seven, Natasha danced to Destiny's child's "lose my breath" in a talent show, where she won first place, beating sixteen and seventeen year old's. Shortly after, she was called to be an entertainer in the Miss Zimbabwe modelling contest in 2006. Natasha was made her professional acting debut in 2019, and has not looked back since. As a writer, Heschélle has conjured up dramatic stories and characters the audience could never forget. She has been writing professionally since 2015, and she as no intention of slowing down anytime soon. "The thrill of language and creation I first discovered as a child has never gone away.

Education

Natasha attended Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology to study the Acting for Camera and Voice program.

Social life

Natasha loves sports, especially Football, Rugby and Cricket. Her favorite teams are Brazil (football), Springboks (rugby) and Proteas (Cricket). Neymar Jr is her favorite athlete. If she wasn't an actress, she would want to be a cricket player.

All the shows I’m involved with always have my special touch added. I never put on the same performance twice, as each is personalized for the specific audience and occasion. I strive to create and produce unforgettable performances accessible to all audiences, and guarantee you’ll have a great time."

"Associate with people who are likely to improve you"