11 December 1972
|Occupation||Television actress, director|
Angela Bloomfield (born 11 December 1972) is a New Zealand actress and director.
Bloomfield attended Massey High School in West Auckland, New Zealand.
Bloomfield starred in Shortland Street for nine years, transforming Rachel McKenna from the school girl daughter of clinic boss into a university student, a Shortland Street clinic employee and CEO of Shortland Street Hospital.
Bloomfield has also performed in a number of feature films including Bonjour Timothy and The Frighteners, also a short film, "A Brush With Death", for the 48HOURS 2008. Acting took a back seat for three years when she became a mother of two but she kept her hand in directing for Shortland Street. Bloomfield has also been a contestant on the N.Z show, Dancing with the Stars and was in 2006 voted as having New Zealand's best breasts. Bloomfield returned to Shortland Street as Rachel in October 2009 as a series regular.
Bloomfield is married to Chris Houston and has two children, Max and Maya.