Taylor at the San Diego Comic-Con International.
24 October 1989 |
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Eliza Taylor (born 24 October 1989) is an Australian actress, best known for her role as Janae Timmins in the long-running Australian soap opera Neighbours. She will playe Clarke on the CW's upcoming series, The 100.
Life and career
Taylor was born in Melbourne and attended Calder High School. After a lead role in Pirate Islands, she starred as Rosie Cartwright in The Sleepover Club in 2003. She transitioned to mature audience programs with guest roles on Blue Heelers and Neighbours in 2003. She then joined the regular cast of Neighbours as part of the Timmins family in the role of Janae Hoyland (née Timmins), whose arrival in Ramsay Street was broadcast in Australia on 4 April 2005. Eliza completed her filming for Neighbours in October 2007 and her final episode screened on 8 February 2008. She has not ruled out a return to the series.
She travelled to the United Kingdom in late November 2007, and on 1 December 2007 she turned on the Weymouth Christmas lights. On 19 December, Eliza starred as Snow White in a Christmas pantomime, again in Weymouth. In 2009, she was in an episode of All Saints and filmed a short drama/comedy movie called The Laundromat. Eliza filmed a role in the horror movie 6plots. She just filmed a pilot Winners and Losers. She moved to Los Angeles, California in 2011 in pursuit of TV and film roles. Her first American role will be Cassidy in The Spectacular Now. On 1 March 2013, it was announced that Taylor-Cotter will play the lead character "Clarke" in CW's upcoming drama series The 100.
Taylor teaches acting at The Actors Nest with Paul O'Brien. She teaches the following courses: Fun Class 5–7, Star Class 8–12, Tween Class 12–15, and Improvisation.
|2003||Pirate Islands||Sarah Redding (Main)||26 episodes
(filmed in 2001–2002)
|Neighbours||Jacinta Martin (Guest)||2 episodes|
|The Sleepover Club||Rosie Cartwright||26 episodes
|2004||Blue Heelers||Tatum O'Hara (Guest)||1 episode|
|2005–2008||Neighbours||Janae Timmins||Episodes 4691–5385
(recurring 4 April – 22 July 2005)
(main 25 July – 8 February 2008)
2007 Inside Soap Awards for Best Actress – Nominated
2008 Inside Soap Awards for Sexiest Female – Nominated
|2006||Blue Water High||Heidi Lee (Guest)||1 episode|
|2008||Rush||Madison Hume (Guest)||1 episode|
|2009||Affter Effects||Ella||Pilot Main|
|All Saints||Carly Spalding (Featuring)||1 episode|
|City Homicide||Melissa Standish (Main Guest)||1 episode|
|2010||Winners & Losers||Bridget Gross (Main Cast)||Pilot|
|2011||Bruce||Maria (Main Cast)||Pilot|
|Mr & Mrs Murder||Sarah (Guest)|
|2013||The 100||Clarke Walters (Lead Star)||13 Episodes|
|Nikita||News Reporter (Guest)||Season 4|
|2002||Pirate Islands: Treasure Of The Golden Idol||Sarah Redding||TV movie|
|2005||Pirate Islands: A Modern Girl in a Pirate World||Sarah Redding||TV movie|
|2005||Mercury||Audrey||Short horror movie|
|2008||Mum and Me||Melanie||Unaired TV movie|
|2009||The Laundromat||Amy||Short comedy
Official Selection Flickerfest 2010
WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival USA 2012 won a PLATINUM award
|2007–2008||Snow White||Snow White||Weymouth Pavilion Theatre, Weymouth, England|
|2005||The 47th TV Week Logie Awards||Herself|
|2006||Blue Peter||Herself||Filming Neighbours|
|Australia's Brainiest Neighbour||Herself|
|Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards||Herself|
|The 48th TV Week Logie Awards||Herself|
|Sex, Lies & Soaps||Herself||Sex|
|Sex, Lies & Soaps||Herself||Appearance|
|Sex, Lies & Soaps||Herself||School Years|
|Cool Aid: The National Carbon Test||Herself|
|2007||The 49th TV Week Logie Awards||Herself|
|MTV Australian Video Music Awards||Herself|
|Neighbours Revealed||Herself||The Talent of Ramsay Street|
|Neighbours Revealed||Herself||Here's To You Mrs Robinson|
|2009||IF Awards||Herself||The Laundromat|
- "Neighbours: The Perfect Blend | Interview: Eliza Taylor-Cotter". The Perfect Blend. Retrieved 2013-03-30.
- "Best panto ever at the Pavilion (From Dorset Echo)". Dorsetecho.co.uk. 2008-01-11. Retrieved 2013-03-30.
- "Melbourne Film Festival | Made In Melbourne". Mim.org.au. Retrieved 2013-03-30.
- "Film: 6 Plots". Uk.castingcallpro.com. Retrieved 2013-03-30.
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- "Eliza Taylor on Vimeo". Vimeo.com. 2010-10-20. Retrieved 2013-03-30.
- Andreeva, Nellie. "Australian Actress Eliza Taylor Tapped As The Lead Of CW Pilot 'The Hundred' - Deadline.com". M.deadline.com. Retrieved 2013-03-30.
- "Professional acting classes in St Kilda - Melbourne". The Actors Nest. 2010-06-28. Retrieved 2013-03-30.
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