Viva Bianca (born Viva Skubiszewski; 17 November 1983, //; Polish: [skubiʂɛfski]) is an Australian actress best known for her role as Ilithyia on the Starz network series Spartacus: Blood and Sand and Spartacus: Vengeance.
Viva Bianca at the San Diego Comic-Con International in July 2010.
17 November 1983
Bianca graduated from the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts where she received a best actress award. She is the daughter of Cezary Skubiszewski, a Polish Australian composer for film, television and orchestra. Bianca cites Cate Blanchett and Heath Ledger as Australian actors who have influenced her.
Bianca starred as Ilithyia, the daughter of senator Albinius and wife of Glaber, in the Starz originals series Spartacus: Blood and Sand and Spartacus: Vengeance. She starred opposite Kirk Barker in A Prince for Christmas (2015).
|2000||Eugénie Sandler P.I.||Adriana||Episode: "1.11"|
|2002||Marshall Law||Tiffany||Episode: "The Perfect Sister"|
|2003||Blue Heelers||Tammy King||Episode: "Too Hard Basket"|
|2006||All Saints||Michaeley Kratt||Episode: "Breaking Point"|
|2008||The Strip||Serena||Episode: "1.12"|
|2010||Spartacus: Blood and Sand||Ilithyia||13 episodes|
|2011||X: Night of Vengeance||Holly Rowe|
|2011||Panic at Rock Island||Paige||TV movie|
|2012||Spartacus: Vengeance||Ilithyia||10 episodes|
|2014||The Reckoning||Detective Jane Lambert|
|2014||Turkey Shoot||Cmdr Jill Wilson|
|2015||A Prince for Christmas||Emma||TV Movie|
|2016||Just Add Magic||Trudith Winters||Episode: "1.8"|
|2016||Showing Roots||Dee||TV Movie|
|2018||Can't Have You||Laura||Completed|
|2018||Minutes to Midnight||Emily||Completed|
- "Viva Bianca: Biography, Latest News & Videos". TV Guide Online. Retrieved 14 April 2010.
- "Viva Bianca". Starz Entertainment, LLC. Archived from the original on 11 July 2012. Retrieved 14 April 2010.
- MacIntyre, April. "Spartacus' baddest bad girl Ilithyia, Viva Bianca interview". Archived from the original on 11 July 2012. Retrieved 7 May 2010.
- "Viva Bianca". IMDb. Retrieved 28 April 2010.
- "Spartacus: Blood and Sand » Cast". Starz Entertainment, LLC. Retrieved 28 April 2010.
- The Reckoning (2014 film)