Bella Heathcote in November 2012
27 May 1987
Isabella "Bella" Heathcote (born 27 May 1987) is an Australian actress. She is known for playing Victoria Winters in Tim Burton's film adaptation of Dark Shadows, though she is most famous for her role as Amanda Fowler on the Australian television soap opera Neighbours.
Heathcote was born in Melbourne, Australia. Her father was a lawyer. She attended Korowa Anglican Girls' School. She began her career in 2008. In May 2010, she was a recipient of a Heath Ledger Scholarship.
In December 2010, Heathcote was cast in David Chase's film Not Fade Away. In February 2011, Tim Burton selected Heathcote to play Victoria Winters and Josette du Pres in his film adaptation of Dark Shadows, starring opposite Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, and Helena Bonham Carter. She starred in the The Killers' music video "Shot at the Night" in 2013 and appeared 2015 in Nicolas Winding Refn's thriller film The Neon Demon. She was named as one of the 10 Actors to Watch: Breakthrough Performances of 2012 at the 20th Hamptons International Film Festival.
|2010||Glenn Owen Dodds||Julie||Short film|
|Beneath Hill 60||Marjorie Waddell||Credited as Isabella Heathcote|
|2011||In Time||Michele Weis|
|2012||Dark Shadows||Maggie Evans/Victoria Winters/Josette du Pres|
|Not Fade Away||Grace Dietz|
|2015||The Curse of Downers Grove||Chrissy||Post-production|
|Pride and Prejudice and Zombies||Jane Bennett||Post-production|
|The Neon Demon||Filming|
|2009||Neighbours||Amanda Fowler||Recurring role
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- Squires, John (2 February 2011). "Filming Begins on The Neon Demon; Official Plot Synopsis". Dread Central. Retrieved 21 February 2011.
- The Neon Demon also stars Elle Fanning (Super 8), Abbey Lee (Drive), Jena Malone (The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1), and Bella Heathcote (Beneath Hill 60).