Rachael Carpani

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Rachael Carpani
Born Rachael Ann Carpani
(1980-08-24) 24 August 1980 (age 33)
Sydney, Australia
Occupation Actress
Partner(s) Matt Passmore, 2006-2011

Rachael Ann Carpani (born 24 August 1980 in Sydney) is an Australian actress.

Biography[edit]

Carpani grew up on a property near Dural, in Sydney's Hills District. She studied acting at the Australian College of Entertainment at Macquarie University and at the Drama Works Drama Company.[citation needed]

Career[edit]

She is most famous for her role as Jodi Fountain on the Australian TV drama McLeod's Daughters.[1] Carpani also had a role in the film Hating Alison Ashley, starring Delta Goodrem, and appeared in All Saints. Carpani attended The Hills Grammar School with Delta Goodrem.

Carpani left McLeod's Daughters to pursue her career in the United States. She had been cast in the new CBS pilot, Law Dogs with Janeane Garofalo, but the series was not picked up. She appeared in 7 episodes of season one of Cane. Rachael then returned to McLeod's Daughters as Jodi Fountain for the final episode on 31 January 2009.

Carpani is currently one of the faces for the Telstra Next G network. She appeared in episode six of NCIS: Los Angeles in November 2009, playing a small role alongside Chris O'Donnell and LL Cool J. In 2010, she had a recurring role on The Glades, playing opposite former real-life boyfriend Matt Passmore.They split in 2011. She began starring in the crime drama Against the Wall in 2011.

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
2005 Hating Alison Ashley Valjoy Yurken
2009 Triangle Sally
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2001 All Saints Emily Martin Episode: "Too Little Too Late"
2001 Home and Away Miranda Episode: "1.3048"
Episode: "1.3047"
2001 Ihaka: Blunt Instrument Tara TV movie
2001-2009 McLeod's Daughters Jodi Fountain-McLeod 179 episodes
2007 Law Dogs Carly Owen TV movie
2007 Cane Terry Greenway 5 episodes
2008 Scorched Susan Shapiro TV movie
2009 NCIS: Los Angeles Amy Episode: "Keepin' It Real"
2010 True Blue Tess Flynn TV movie
2010 Glades, TheThe Glades Heather Thompson 3 episodes
2011 Against the Wall Abby Kowalski 13 episodes

Awards[edit]

Carpani has been nominated for several television awards in her career. For her role on McLeod's Daughters, she has been nominated for the following awards at the Logies:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rachael Carpani". Lifetime. Retrieved 26 February 2013. 

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