Susie Porter

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Susie Porter
Susie Porter.jpg
Born 1971 (age 42–43)
Newcastle, Australia
Occupation Actress
Spouse(s) Christopher Mordue (m. 2010)

Susie Porter (born in 1971, in Newcastle, Australia) is an Australian television and film actress.

Acting career[edit]

Television[edit]

Susie Porter began her acting career in one episode of House Gang, a short lived television program. She then had small roles in other Australian television programs in the late 1990s, including Big Sky, Wildside and Water Rats. In 1997 she starred as Angie in the Australian comedy Welcome to Woop Woop.

2006 was successful year for her with a leading role in RAN, an Australian mini-series, which won her a Best Leading Actress in a Television Drama at the AFI Awards.

In late 2007, Porter appeared in East West 101, a six-part drama series that aired on SBS. In 2008, Porter appeared in East of Everything (a six-part drama series that aired on the ABC) and in the mini-series Make Or Break (an English and Australian production that aired on Foxtel's UKTV).

In 2009, she appeared on the second seasons of both East of Everything and East West 101, and first run The Jesters and My Place.

In 2010, Porter appeared on the telemovie Sisters of War as Kay Parker. In 2011, she appeared in the third, and final season, of East West 101.

In 2012, she appeared on Channel Ten's mini-series, Bikie Wars: Brothers in Arms. She played Pam Knight in Puberty Blues from 2012-14.

Film[edit]

In 2000, she starred in the film Bootmen and in the crime drama film The Monkey's Mask, which she plays a lesbian private detective who falls in love with a suspect. In 2001 she appeared in the Australian movie Mullet and had a small role in Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones.

In 2005, Porter had a supporting role in the Australian film Little Fish. In 2006, she had a role in the film The Caterpillar Wish which won her Best Supporting Actress in the AFI Awards.

Theatre[edit]

In 2011, she starred as Olive in the play Summer of the Seventeenth Doll at the Belvoir Theatre, Sydney.[1]

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
1996 Idiot Box Betty
1996 Mr. Reliable Fay
1997 Paradise Road Oggi
1997 Welcome to Woop Woop Angie
1998 Amy Anny Buchanan
1999 Two Hands Deirdre
1999 Feeling Sexy Vicki
2000 Better Than Sex Cin
2000 Monkey's Mask, TheThe Monkey's Mask Jill Fitzpatrick
2000 Bootmen Sara
2001 Mullet Tully
2002 Sway Emma
2002 Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones Hermione Bagwa / WA-7
2002 Teesh and Trude Letitia (Teesh)
2005 Cool Lucy Short film
2005 Little Fish Jenny
2006 Caterpillar Wish Susan Woodbridge
2006 No Mail Antonia Short Short film
2007 Manual, TheThe Manual Mai Short film
2007 Flipsical Sue Short film
2009 Lonely Mum Short film
2010 Summer Coda Angela
Television
Year Title Role Notes
1996 House Gang Bottle Shop Girl Episode: "Truth or Dare"
1997 Big Sky Tracy Episode: "Duke of Yarragul"
1998 Wildside Debbie Episode: "1.6"
Episode: "1.7"
1998 Children's Hospital Frances Clarke Episode: "Tears Before Bedtime"
1998 Water Rats Julie Drummond Episode: "Heads or Tales"
1998 Aftershocks Marg Turnbull TV movie
2001 Secret Life of Us, TheThe Secret Life of Us Pandora Episode: "Secrets and Lies"
2003 State of Play Susan Sagattchean TV miniseries
2003 Silent Witness Maxine Croft Episode: "Answering Fire: Part 1"
Episode: "Answering Fire: Part 2"
2006 RAN Remote Area Nurse Helen Tremaine 6 episodes
2006 Love My Way Christine 4 episodes
2006 Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King Sally Blair Kinnell Episode: "The Road Virus Heads North"
2006 Two Twisted Sam Episode: "Delivery Man"
2007-2011 East West 101 Patricia Wright 20 episodes
2008-2009 East of Everything Eve Pritchard 13 episodes
2009 My Place Miss Muller 7 episodes
2009-2011 Jesters, TheThe Jesters Julia Wilson 16 episodes
2010 Sisters of War Kay Parker TV movie
2012-14 Puberty Blues Pam TV miniseries
2012 Dance Academy Anne Black 3 episodes
2012 Bikie Wars: Brothers in Arms Vanessa Ross TV miniseries
2012 Dangerous Remedy Peggy TV movie
2012 Problems Mrs Moth 4 Episodes

Awards[edit]

Also been nominated at the AFI Awards in:

References[edit]

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