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Biography

Brandon began her acting career in 2007, studying stage and screen acting at ACTT (Actors College of Theatre & Television) and NIDA (National Institute of Dramatic Art). In 2008, Brandon furthered her studies undertaking a part time course "The Power of Performance" at The Actors Center, in addition, Brandon was enrolled in a one year screen acting course at Screenwise Australia. Brandon began landing lead roles in short films "Noctem”, directed by Fredrik Rollenhagen and "Beginning" directed by Victoria Sommella. In 2009, Brandon, also played lead roles in short films "Killer", directed by Nay Htat and "Stolen", directed by Billy Reitzen in 2010. In 2012, Brandon played supporting actress roles in "The Samaritans" and "The Cornerstore", directed by Stanley Joseph.

 

In 2013, Brandon furthered her studies in a Diploma in Acting at Sydney Theatre School, graduating in 2015. During that period, Brandon played a variety of roles, both in Film and Theatre. These included a supporting role in short film "The 4th Wall", directed by Simon Roptell and a lead role in "Swipe Right", directed by Blake Ternacz. Brandon's theatre roles included playing a Psych in "Unfolding Wonder", directed by Michael Piggot - which was performed at Sydney's Fringe Festival. In 2014, Brandon played the role of Irina in "Brezhnev's Children", directed by Leah Pellinkhof and landed the lead role of Isabella in Shakespeare's "Measure for Measure", directed by Mark Matthews. This role took Brandon to perform at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. After finishing her diploma, Brandon immediately was cast as the lead role of "Lotus", directed by Blake Ternacz. The film was screened at the historical Grauman's Chinese Theatre for the Beverly Hills Film Festival and she was nominated for a best actress award at the Miami Film Festival.

TELEVISION

 

2018 Deadly Women Alleshia Foxtel

2017 Home & Away Naomi Channel Seven

 

THEATRE

 

2014 Measure for Measure  ISABELLA - Mark MathewsEdinburgh Fringe Festival

2014 Brezhnev’s Children  IRINA - Leah PellinkhofSTS

2013 Unfolding Wonder  PSYCH - Mich Piggot - Sydney Fringe Festival  

 

 

TRAINING

 

2013 - 2015 Acting Diploma Sydney Theatre School

2008 One Year Screen Screenwise

2008 The Power of Performance The Actors Centre 

2007 Screen Acting ACTT

2007 Acting Techniques NIDA

 

 

SHORT FILM

 

2015  Lotus  Lead  Blake Ternacz

2014  Swipe Right  Lead  Blake Ternacz

2013  The 4th Wall  Supporting  Simon Roptell

2012  The Cornerstone  Supporting  Stanley Joseph

2012  The Samaritans  Supporting  Stanley Joseph

2010  Stolen  Lead  Billy Reitzenstein 

2010  Monuments  Lead  Adrian Powers

2009  Killer  Lead  Nay Htat

2008  Beginning  Lead  Victoria Sommella 

2008  Noctem  Lead  Fredrik Rollenhagen 

 

 

TV/COMMERCIALS

 

2016 KFC Feature

2014 SHOWPO Hero

2009 PHILIPS Featured

2008 KFC Feature

 

 

SKILLS

Standard American 

Southern American

General British

 

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