Charlotte trained at LAMDA, and the St Petersburg School of Dramatic Art in Russia. She speaks Russian, a little French, and has acted in both. She recently appeared in the Sky Atlantic series Fortitude, and other TV work includes Guerilla (Fifty Fathoms), Luther, Silent Witness, A Single Father, Eastenders, Holby City (BBC), and Spooks (Kudos Productions). She began her theatre career in the excellent drama society of the University of Manchester, touring with several successful productions to Edinburgh, Vienna and Milan. After LAMDA she was at the National Theatre in Burnt by the Sun and Philistines, both directed by Howard Davies. Other theatre work has been with Menagerie Theatre Company in Cambridge, Torben Betts’ play Muswell Hill at the Park Theatre, David Hauptschein's The Playactor and Stephen Berkoff's Kvetch (Manchester and on tour), Lullabies of Broadmoor and Masks and Faces, both directed by Caitriona Maclaughlin at the Finborough Theatre. She will be seen in the forthcoming feature film Country of Hotels (dir. Julio Maria Martino), and has acted in many excellent shorts films. She has also translated several major Russian plays for theatres including the National Theatre, the Almeida, the Young Vic, and the Arcola.