Juliet Howland - Owner and Designer
Juliet is a professional actress and has worked in Film, Television and Theatre for the last 25 years. Her first film was 'Iris', in which she played Emma Stone, alongside Judi Dench, Penelope Wilton and Jim Broadbent and she played Liev Schreiber's wife, Dorothy Townsend, in 'The Painted Veil' with Edward Norton and Naomi Watts. Other films include 'V For Vendetta'; 'Astral' ; 'The Last Photograph' and 'Scott and Sid' which won Best British Film at The 2019 National Film Awards and she is thrilled to be playing Natti Cauthon in the upcoming Amazon Prime series 'The Wheel of Time', based on the books by Robert Jordan. She has been in a variety of television series for the UK and for the US and has also worked extensively in theatres throughout the UK including in The West End; Salisbury Playhouse; York Theatre Royal; The Watermill Theatre, Newbury; Manchester Library Theatre; The Haymarket, Basingstoke and she played Moya Lexington in the multi award-winning production of Terrence Rattigan's 'After The Dance' with Benedict Cumberbatch and Adrian Scarborough at The National Theatre.
Juliet is also a singer/songwriter/composer and records under her own record label Polyanthus Records. She plays the flute, guitar and piano and recorded her debut album 'A Promise of Return'; her single 'Light A Candle' and her EP 'Good Luck and Distant Music' in Los Angeles with producer Rob Seals, with Mastering by LA based multi award-winning Gavin Lurssen and Reuben Cohen. She has performed at festivals and concerts in England and in Singapore and spent several years performing at The National Theatre's Concert Pitch. She is also part of the Global Virtual Choir which consists of singers from all over the world who came together to sing alongside Judy Collins on her beautiful and recently released version of 'Amazing Grace'. This track is available on itunes and all Juliet's music is available on itunes, Amazon and all major online stores. The CD 'A Promise of Return' is available to buy on page 2 of the SHOP page on this website.
For more information go to www.juliethowland.com where you can also listen to 'A Promise Of Return'.
In recent years, alongside her life as an actress and singer/songwriter, Juliet has worked passionately on the Jdryer, learning about metal fabrication, engineering and design, in order to bring this brilliant and simple solution to drying back to life.