Miranda Harcourt

Miranda Harcourt

Renowned as a performance-pilot, not only does Miranda support stars at the highest level, but also guides emerging talents into stellar careers.

Miranda shifts paradigms, empowering actors to realize and activate their own talent. In her active masterclasses, specifically developed for Zoom, she introduces simple, fast, innovative approaches.

Miranda has developed a series of tools and exercises for use in-class, in the rehearsal room and on-set that get actors to where they need to be, fast. Miranda’s work is now implemented on sets and in rehearsals around the world.

Experience the startling impact of Miranda’s Tools: White Space, Connection, Internal Landscape, Vista, and Journey


Miranda’s roll-call includes stars Nicole Kidman, Juliette Binoche, Dev Patel, Saoirse Ronan, Paul Mescal, Aaron Pierre, AnnaSophia Robb, Priyanka Bose, Thomasin McKenzie, Ritu Arya, Daisy and Charlie Cooper, Joseph Gordon Levitt, Hugo Weaving.


Directors Miranda has supported on-set include Oscar-winning and nominated Jane Campion, Peter Jackson, Morten Tyldum and Garth Davis. She has guided countless emerging TV and film directors through her work on-set and at some of the world’s top film schools: NFTS in London, NYU/Tisch, AFTRS and as a 5-time creative leader or Governor at the TIFF performance and directing labs. A Film London Lodestar, Miranda is one of the world’s top teachers.

Miranda’s Substack articles are a rich resource for actors and directors. A new article is added every fortnight to this treasure-house of exercises, tools, tricks, tips, provocations and insights. Followed by creatives all over the world, this is Miranda’s textbook. You are encouraged to subscribe for free — or paid to go deeper and get more.