Leeanna Walsman

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Leeanna Walsman
Leeanna Walsman 2013.jpg
Walsman in February 2013
Born (1979-11-22) 22 November 1979 (age 35)
Sydney, Australia
Occupation Actress
Years active 1996–present

Leeanna Walsman (born 22 November 1979)[1] is an Australian actress. She is perhaps best known for her role as Zam Wesell in Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones (2002), for playing Carly Bishop in the Australian film Looking for Alibrandi (2000) and for her starring role in the mini-series Jessica.


Her theatre credits include:"Speaking in Tongues" for the State theatre of South Australia (2011); "Stockholm" for The Sydney Theatre Company (2010);"Saturn's Return" For the Sydney Theatre Company (2010); Othello for the Bell Shakespeare Company (2007); The Shape of Things for the Sydney Theatre Company (STC) co-starring Brendan Cowell (Jan 2003); The Cosmonaut's Last Message to the Woman He Once Loved in the Former Soviet Union at Belvoir St. Theatre (Feb–Mar 2002); playing the junkie muse to Robyn Nevin's artist in the STC production of Old Masters (Oct–Nov 2001); The Recruit (Jan 2000) also featuring John Howard, Christopher Stollery, Conrad Coleby, Genevieve Lemon, Drew Forsythe, and Brendan Cowell; and her breakthrough performance in La Dispute (May 2000) also starring Rose Byrne, David Field, Rhondda Findleton and Justine Saunders.[citation needed]'Anaconda for the Rock Surfers Theatre Company (2013);



Year Title Type Character
2015 Manny Lewis Feature Film as Maria[2]
2012 Suspended Feature Film
2011 Dance Me to the End of Love Short Film
2010 Caught Inside Feature Film as Alex
2008 $9.99 Animated Film as Tanita
Bitter & Twisted Feature Film as Indigo Samvani
The Informant Mini-Series as Heidi
2006 Burst Short Film as Angel
Ezra White, LL.B. Short Film as Louise White
2005 Hercules Mini-Series as Megara
2004 Jessica Mini-Series as Jessica
One Perfect Day Feature Film as Alysse
2003 The Shark Net Mini-Series as Ruth
2002 Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones Feature Film as Zam Wesell
2000 Looking for Alibrandi Feature Film as Carly Bishop
1997 Blackrock Feature Film as Shana


Year Title Character Notes
2015 Catching Milat (TV miniseries) Shirley Milat
2013 Wentworth Erica Davidson TV series
2012 Underbelly: Badness Pam Young TV series
2008 The Pacific Lucy
2007 The Starter Wife Sasha American series
2006 All Saints Michelle
2006 White Collar Blue Angie
2002 Young Lions Freda
2001 Beastmaster Morah
2001 Farscape Borlik
2001 Love Is a Four Letter Word Larissa
1999 Thunderstone (TV series) Myah
1999 Heartbreak High Jet
1998 Wildside Jo
1997 Big Sky Rachel
1997 Murder Call Camilla Collins
1996 Police Rescue Debbie


She has been nominated for two AFI awards, a Logie award as well as an IF award.[citation needed]


  1. ^ "ForceCast interview". Forcecast.net. 2009-04-24. Retrieved 2012-06-18. 
  2. ^ http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3852066/?ref_=nv_sr_1

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