Born in South Germany, Verena Wolfien came to Hamburg to train as an actor at the Hamburg School of Acting. Since graduating in 2003 she has performed in numerous plays at many major venues around North Germany.
Verena has also had roles in several television drama series and telemovies. Her film credits include many short films, as well as appearing in the award-winning feature, Eine Andere Liga, prior to her work on Sleeping Dogs.
She has worked extensively in advertising and in the field of voice acting, recording audio books for the North German Library for the Blind.