born in 1976 in Zurich. After one year living as an
exchange pupil in Russia and her education at the acting conservatory of Berne/Switzerland (1997-2001) Mona Petri got her first
engagement at Landestheater Tübingen.
This was followed by State Theatre of
Karlsruhe (2002-2006), where she received an award of Armin Ziegler
Foundation in 2003 , for her performance of Eve in «the shape of things» . She
was a member of the Swiss free theatre „Theater Marie“ in Aarau. In parallel to
her works in theatre she is present in films, her first big part: «Big Deal».
Her second lead in «Füür oder Flamme» she receives the swiss award 2003 as best
actress and is also voted as Swiss shooting star at Berlinale 2003. Mona Petri´s last lead was Iris von Roten in
the movie „Verliebte Feinde“ by Werner Schweizers .
Mona plays änneli achermaa, lehrerin in "Alle Voegel sind schon da. Eine konferenz in Zimmerwald"