Jillian O'Dowd

  • Actor
    Female / London
  • Ethnicity
    Caucasian
    Age Range
    40 - 46
    Height
    1m 63cm (5' 3")
    Weight
    59kg (131lb)
    Hair Colour
    Blonde
    Eye Colour
    Hazel
    Build
    Slim
  • Files

    • word document (doc)
  • Links

    Personal Website
    website
    Spotlight Member
    yes
    Equity
    yes

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2012Nancy, Old Sally, Charlie Bates
Theatre (Tour)
Oliver Twist
Paul Stebbings
TNT Britain/American Drama Group
Europe/Asia No. 1
2011Singer
Theatre
A Christmas Carol
Paul Stebbings
TNT Britain / ADG
European Tour
2011Helga Von Schnitzel
Commercial
Medion Laptops
Rachael Chilton
Hurricane Media
2011Petula Gordeno
Theatre
Dinnerladies-second helpings
David Graham
The Comedy Theatre Company
Buxton Opera House
2011Maxine, Tina, Gloria
Theatre
Wildboyz
Stuart Morrison
Macho Productions
Elgiva Theatre
2010Trinity
Film (Feature)
The Diana Clone
Saj Cheeroth
Saj Cheeroth Productions
2010Martha
Theatre
Beautiful Bodies
Caroline Devlin
Six in the City
Leicester Square Theatre
2010Bren, Petula, Dolly, Jean (Cover), Ophelia
Theatre (Tour)
dinnerladies
David Graham
The Comedy Theatre Co.
Wimbledon
2009Evelyn
Film (Feature)
You Remember Me
Benedict Sampays
Benedict Sampays Productions
2009Martha
Rehearsed Reading
Beautiful Bodies
Caroline Devlin
London School of Dramatic Arts
LSDA
2009Director
Theatre
Independence
Jillian O'Dowd
London School of Dramatic Arts
The Lion and the Unicorn, London
2008Sphinx, Titania, Lady Teazle, Lucy Lockett Gwendolen Fairfax,
Theatre (Tour)
The History of Theatre Show
James Reynard
Traffic of the Stage
Various, Alderney Theatre
2007Lynette Shearer
TV
All Saints
Jean Pierre Mignon
Network Seven Australia
Channel 7 Sydney Australia
2007Sr. Mary Mackillop
Theatre
Young Mary
Scott Croll
Troubadour Theatre Co.
Sydney,Adelaide,Perth, Brisbane
2006Valarie/Judy Garland
Musical
Hugh Jackman The Boy From Oz.
Kenny Ortega
BFO Arena Pty Ltd.
Australian Entertainment Centres.
2005Dorothy
Musical
Dot by Dot with Sondheim
Linal Haft
Shaft Productions
Bar Me Sydney
2005Rosina
Musical
Rosie the Musical
Frank Hatherway
Flairessence Productions
The Independent Theatre Sydney
2005Anna
Film (Feature)
Love Shaken Not Stirred
Vic Hunter
Hunter Productions
2004Liv Tyler
TV
Sixpack Sitcom
Ben West
AFTRS
AFTRS
2003Jasmine
TV
All Saints
Geoffrey Nottage
Network Seven Australia
Network Seven Sydney
2003Sally
TV
Small Claims
Cherie Nowlan
Network Ten/RB Films
Network Ten/location
2002Helen
Theatre
Sweet Phoebe
Helen Dallimore
Hair of the Dog
Belvoir St Theatre Sydney
2002Eudora/Jane Smart
Musical
Witches of Eastwick
James Powell
First Night Productions
Palace Theatre Melbourne
2002Patricia
TV
Cold Feet
Declan Lowney
Granada
Location Vaucluse House Sydney
2001Trinculo/Sebastian
Theatre
The Tempest
Des James
Bell Shakespeare
Australian Tour
2001Ellen
Theatre
The Misanthrope
David Field
Belvoir St Theatre
Belvoir St Theatre Sydney
2001The Crying Girl
Film (Feature)
Walking on Water
Tony Ayres
Porchlight Films
Sydney Location Shoot
2001Sonia Doyle
TV
Water Rats
Peter Andrikidis
Quicksilver
Location Sydney Harbour
2000Mavis
Film (Feature)
The Three Stooges
Jim Frawley
Lemley & White Productions
Fox Studios Sydney
2000Savage
Theatre
Savage in Limbo
Chris Wheeler
Hair of the Dog
Fitzroy Theatre Sydney
2000Pokie Woman
TV
Love is a Four Letter Word
Tony Tilse
A TVBC
ABC Location
2000Mrs Little
TV
Home and Away
Scott Hartford-Davis
Network Seven Australia
Channel 7 Sydney
1999Lise/Nun/Boy/Prostitute
Theatre
Cyrano De Bergerac
Marion Potts
Sydney Theatre Company
Wharf Theatre Sydney
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    1996Bachelor of Dramatic ArtThe National Institute of Dramatic Art Australia
    1991Licenciate Speech and DramaTrinity College London

    Additional Skills

    Very good ear for accents.Excellent communicator.

    Other Skills: Three octave singing range,mezzo soprano. Basic ballroom/swing dancing, percussionist, swimming, tennis, horse-riding, improvisation, juggling, International drivers licence.

    Additional Information

    I have 24 years experience in professional theatre, film and TV. I play percussion and love drumming.

    About me

    I live in london with my husband, musician Baxter Stone. I returned May 14th 2012 from touring Europe and Asia with TNT Britain and The American Drama Group's production of Oliver Twist, in which I played Nancy, Old Sally and Charlie Bates. I love listening to live music, going for long walks, reading, writing, animals, yoga, swimming, drumming, having new experiences and feeding my goldfish Thelma!

  • Skills

    Skin Colour
    • White
    Accents (International)
    • Australian
    • French
    • German
    • Irish
    • Russian
    • African (South)
    Experienced In
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Film (Professional)
    • Panto
    • Presenting
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TIE/TYA
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Interested in
    • Commercials
    • Film (Professional)
    • Radio
    • Rehearsed Readings
    • Theatre (Fringe)
    • Theatre (Professional)
    • Theatre (Touring)
    • TV
    • Voice Over
    Musical Skills
    • Percussion
    • Piano
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Accents (UK)
    • Cockney
    • Liverpool
    • London
    • Northern England
    • Northern Irish
    • RP
    • Scottish, Standard
    Accents (North American)
    • Californian
    • General American
    • New York City
    • Southern American
    General Dance Skills
    • Ballroom
    • Contemporary
    • Swing/Jive
    Hair Length
    • Shoulder Length
    Specific Singing Skills
    • Alto
    • Mezzo-Soprano
    • Soprano
    Perform nude?
    • Only Professionally
    Stage Combat Skills
    • No
    Driving Licences
    • Standard
    General Singing Skills
    • Solo
    Native accent
    • New Zealand
    DBS checked
    • Yes