Caroline Brazier

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Caroline Brazier
Born Perth, Western Australia
Residence Southern Highlands
Occupation Actress
Years active 2000-present
Spouse(s) Geoff Morrell
Children 2

Caroline Brazier is an Australian actress who is best known for the role of Chrissy Merchant in Packed to the Rafters and the starring roles of Veronica Johnson and her twin sister Betti in the children's television series Parallax. Brazier has also had a number of roles in the theatre, films and other television series. She is not to be confused with Caroline Brazier, Chief Librarian at the British Library.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Brazier is married to fellow Australian actor Geoff Morrell.

Originally from Perth, Western Australia, Brazier graduated from the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) in 1998. In between acting engagements, Brazier often heads home to spend time with her parents in Perth.

Career[edit]

Her theatre roles include The Merchant of Venice, Julius Caesar and Antony and Cleopatra for the Bell Shakespeare Company, Whale Music at Darlinghurst Theatre, and Speed-the-Plow for Perth Theatre Company. In 2012 she won Best Actress in a Leading Role in an Independent Production for I Want To Sleep With Tom Stoppard (Sydney Theatre Awards).[2]

She appeared in the film clip for Silverchair's 1999 song "Emotion Sickness".

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2007 Rogue Mary Ellen
2011 Cupid Venus Short
2014 Kharisma Karen Short
2014 Morning Frost Sue Short
2016 Pulse Jacqui Completed
2017 Three Summers Filming
20?? Stick Woman / Apparition Short, completed

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2000 Above the Law Carla Benning "Moving on Up"
2000 Home and Away Alicia Campbell Recurring role
2001 South Pacific Rose TV film
2001 Water Rats Heather Pinchon "The Marrying Kind"
2001 TwentyfourSeven Georgia Leighton-Smith "It's My Life"
2002 Young Lions Gabrielle Hall "Boy School Bullies"
2003 White Collar Blue Sonia Parry "2.13"
2004 Parallax Veronica Johnson / Betti Main role
2007 City Homicide Frances Deerborne "Family Planning"
2008–09 Packed to the Rafters Chrissey Merchant Recurring role
2009 30 Seconds Kirsty "Good Clown Bad Clown"
2009 Legend of the Seeker Miss Crantan / Mistress Nathair "Broken"
2010–16 Rake Wendy Greene Main role
2011 Wild Boys Catherine Bell Regular role
2011 Terra Nova Deborah Tate Recurring role
2012 Dripping in Chocolate Marion Verger TV iflm
2012 Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries Hetty "Death by Miss Adventure"
2015–16 Home and Away Carol Peters Recurring role
2016 Deep Water Tina Toohey TV miniseries

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1] British Library: Governance
  2. ^ Sydney Theatre Awards

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