Commissioned portrait of Roxane Wilson
Durban, South Africa
|Spouse(s)||Grant Bowler (2001–2011) divorced|
Roxane Wilson is an Australian actress best known for her roles in Water Rats, Stingers and The Alice. She was born in Durban, South Africa to an Italian Mother and an English Father. She lives in Los Angeles with her children.
After a couple of years in suburban Sydney, touring with the band, her family moved to Eungai Creek, New South Wales on the mid-north coast, where they maintained a fifty acre farm, growing organic vegetables.
Roxane Wilson started her career at an early age with modeling. In 1981 she signed with the Chadwick Models agency in Sydney.
In 1983 she extended her modeling career to New York, where she signed with Wilhelmina Models and lived for three years. During her time in New York she studied acting at HB Studio and the Meisner technique with Robert Modica.
Roxane works extensively in film, television and theatre. She has also made television appearances as a presenter for the AFI Awards and as a guest on the Good Morning Australia, Donny Sutherland's "Sounds", "In Melbourne Today" (GTV 9) and Bert Newton Show.
In 2014 she appeared in the Australian Theatre Company's Los Angeles production of Holding the Man opposite Cameron Daddo, Adam J. Yeend and Nate Jones; the production was directed by Larry Moss and received strong critical praise.
Filmography & Theatre
|2014||Holding the Man||Theater||Mary-Gurt / Lois and Various|
|2010||Black and White and Sex||Film||Angie 4|
|2010||Spirit-Ed||Short Film||Mrs Jones|
|2010||City Homicide||Television||Myra Rawlings|
|2010||Send in the Dogs||Television||Narrator|
|2009||Rescue: Special Ops||Television||Chantelle Gregory|
|2008||Out of the Blue||Television||Angela Mulroney|
|2008||Outrageous Fortune||Television||Candice Fletcher|
|2004–2005||The Alice||Television||Ellie Delaney|
|2001||Lucky Blue||Short Film||Angel|
|2000||Once Smiling Woman, AA Once Smiling Woman||Film||Girl in Shop|
|1999||Change of Heart||Film||Anne|
|1999||True Colours||Short Film||Helen|
|1999||Heroes, TheThe Heroes||Short Film||Charlotte|
|1999||Finding the Sun||Theatre||Cordelia|
|1998–1999||Water Rats||Television||Suzi Abramovich|
|1998||Murder Call||Television||Kristen Charlton|
|1997–1998||Big Sky||Television||Robbie Manning|
|1997||Final Squeak, TheThe Final Squeak||Film||The Girl Friend|
|1996||Day Neil Armstrong Walked on the Moon, TheThe Day Neil Armstrong Walked on the Moon||Film||Tracey|
|1996||Three Months in Her Bathroom||Film||Carmen|
|1995||Echo Point||Television||Coral O'Connor|
|1995||Family & Friends||Television||Jennifer Chandler|
|1994||Private Lives||Theatre||Amanda Prynne|
|1994||Rosencrantz & Guilderstern are Dead||Theatre||Gertrude|
|1994||Spare Tires||Short Film||Helen|
|1994||Shadow Chasing||Short Film||Kate|
|1993||Taming the Shrew||Theatre||Hortensio|
|1993||Lady Windermere's Fan||Theatre||Lady Plymdale|
|1993||A Dream Play||Theatre||Keeper/Alice|
|1993||Red Noses||Theatre||Mother Metz & others|
|1992||Loose Ends||Short Film||Lee|
|1992||A Month in the Country||Theatre||Natalia Petrovna|
|1992||The Dining Room||Theatre||8 characters|
|1992||The Greeks||Theatre||Helen of Troy|
|1988||Suddenly Last Summer||Theatre||Miss Holly|