Born in India, Zenia speaks fluent Hindi and some Urdu and Punjabi.
She recently played the key role of Imogen in Maziar Lahooti’s debut feature film Below, starring Anthony LaPaglia and Ryan Corr, which premiered at the Melbourne International Film Festival. She also had roles in The Unlisted, for Aquarius Films and The End, by See-Saw Films.
Previous feature films include Hotel Mumbai, directed by Anthony Maras, and The Merger, directed by Mark Grentell. Zenia also appeared in Bollywood thriller My Birthday Song, from director Samir Soni, and Indian suspense thriller Pratichhaya, from director Mukesh Jhadav.
On television, she has starred in Nazeem Hussain’s sketch comedy Orange Is the New Brown, on Channel Seven, and played Sharni in Drop Dead Weird Series 2, from Ambience Entertainment. She was also in the series Deadly Women and web series 600 Bottles of Wine.
Zenia has undertaken training at NIDA Open and The Actors Pulse, where she was able to focus on the Sanford Meisner method as well as principles of Ivana Chubbuck, Stanislavski and Eric Morris, among others.
She has appeared in TVCs for a number of well-known brands including Arnott’s, Toyota, Westpac, Youi and Woolworths.
She is a trained physiotherapist and enjoys cricket, playing guitar and Bollywood dance.