Emma Booth (actress)
Booth at the AACTA award 2012, 31 January
|Born||1982 (age 33–34)
Denmark, Western Australia
|Spouse(s)||Dominick Joseph Lunar|
Emma Booth (born c. 1982) is an Australian model and actress. From Perth in Western Australia, the former teen model and TV star played a significant role in the 2007 film Introducing the Dwights, opposite Brenda Blethyn.
TV and film career
Frequently referred to as the "next big thing" from Australia, after Clubland (North American title of Introducing the Dwights) was screened at the Sundance Film Festival, many talent agencies solicited her for roles in upcoming films.
She appeared in the 2009 horror film Blood Creek, directed by Joel Schumacher. She worked on the never released 2007 production Hippie Hippie Shake, an account of the Schoolkids OZ obscenity trials in the United Kingdom. Since 2009, Booth has appeared in low-budget films, Australian series television. She starred in Underbelly: The Golden Mile and had a supporting role in the 2013 Jason Statham film Parker.
At thirteen she was cast in The Adventures of the Bush Patrol and at fourteen became a finalist in Girlfriend magazine's cover girl competition. Although she didn't win, Booth was a hit with Chic Model Management, who signed her up almost immediately. And by the time she was fifteen Booth was strutting her stuff in Tokyo, Milan, Paris and New York. She later held the title of Western Australia's Model of the Year and Face of Fashion Week (Sydney and Melbourne).
|1996||The Adventures of the Bush Patrol||Dana||7 episodes|
|2003||The Shark Net||Roberta Ainslie|
|2006||Small Claims: The Reunion||Annie|
|2007||The Circuit||Nicola||2 episodes|
|2007||All Saints||Ruby Sparrow||2 episodes|
|2007||Clubland||Jill||Known as Introducing the Dwights in the USA|
|2009||The Boys Are Back||Laura|
|2009||Hippie Hippie Shake||Germaine Greer|
|2009||3 Acts of Murder||Sarah Corbett||Regular cast member|
|2009||Blood Creek||Liese Wollner|
|2010||Underbelly: The Golden Mile||Kim Hollingsworth||Regular cast member|
|2011||Cloudstreet||Rose Pickles||Regular cast member|
|2013||Gothica||Madeline Usher||Character based on Madline Usher|
|2016||Gods of Egypt||Nephthys|
- Vogue Australia Emma Booth. Retrieved 15 March 2015.
- Frockwriter (21 October 2008) Fashion redux: Emma Booth. Retrieved 15 March 2015.
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- "Hippie Hippie Shake". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 18 March 2013.
- Greer, Germaine (16 July 2007). "So Emma Booth is to play me in a raunchy film about the 60s. Can't she get an honest job?". The Guardian. Retrieved 14 March 2015.
- Clune, Richard (22 August 2009). "Emma Booth, Dougie the Pizza Boy Underbelly's star signing". The Advertiser. Retrieved 14 March 2015.
- Williams, Vanessa (15 December 2013). "Love blooms for Booth". The West Australian. Retrieved 14 March 2015.
- Groves, Don (28 October 2013). "Emma Booth embodies Shallows' Queenie". IF.com. Retrieved 14 March 2015.
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