Lucy Fry

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Lucy Fry
Lucy Fry by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Fry at the 2017 San Diego Comic-Con
Born Lucy Elizabeth Fry
(1992-03-13) 13 March 1992 (age 25)
Wooloowin, Queensland, Australia
Nationality Australian
Occupation Actress, model
Years active 2007–present
Known for Lightning Point
Mako: Island of Secrets
Vampire Academy
Wolf Creek

Lucy Elizabeth Fry (born 13 March 1992[1]) is an Australian actress. She is known for portraying Zoey in Lightning Point, Lyla in Mako: Island of Secrets, and Vasilisa Dragomir in the film Vampire Academy. Fry was also cast in Hulu's eight part miniseries 11.22.63 as Marina Oswald, wife of Lee Harvey Oswald,[2][3] and played the lead in the 2016 Australian horror television series Wolf Creek.

Life and career[edit]

Fry was born in Wooloowin, Queensland, Australia in 1992.[1] She attended Brisbane Girls Grammar School in Brisbane, Queensland,[4] and began studying theatre at an early age, training with the Brisbane-based physical theatre company, Zen Zen Zo. In 2007, she was a runnerup in Girlfriend Magazine's Model Search.[citation needed]

She made an uncredited appearance in the season 3 finale of H2O: Just Add Water, in 2010.[5] Her first major role on television was as Zoey in Lightning Point. From there she moved on to play Lyla, one of the lead mermaid roles, in season 1 of Mako: Island of Secrets,[6] a spin-off of H2O: Just Add Water.

In 2014, she had her first big screen roles, as Lissa Dragomir in Vampire Academy[7] and as Honey in Now Add Honey.[8] In 2015, Fry co-starred in The Preppie Connection opposite Thomas Mann, playing the role of Alex.[9] In 2016, she appeared in the films Mr. Church, with Eddie Murphy and Britt Robertson,[10] and The Darkness, with Kevin Bacon.[11] The same year, she played lead character Eve Thorogood in the Australian miniseries Wolf Creek.[12] In October 2016 Fry was cast as Tikka, a young elf who possess powers over a magical wand, in the upcoming fantasy film Bright which stars Will Smith and Joel Edgerton.[13] In July 2017 Fry was cast to star as Heidi in the upcoming film Highway alongside Eiza González.[14]

Filmography[edit]

Films[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2009 Instead of Breakfast Short film[5]
2014 Vampire Academy Vasilisa "Lissa" Dragomir
2015 Now Add Honey Honey Halloway
2015 The Preppie Connection Alex Hayes
2016 Mr. Church Poppy originally titled Henry Joseph Church
2016 The Darkness Stephanie Taylor originally titled 6 Miranda Drive
2017 Bright Tikka Post-production[13]
TBA Highway Heidi Filming[14]

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2010 H2O: Just Add Water Student at Graduation Episode: "Graduation"; uncredited
2012 Lightning Point Zoey Main role; 26 episodes
2013 Reef Doctors Josie "Episode Five"
2013 Mako: Island of Secrets Lyla Main role; 26 episodes
2016 11.22.63 Marina Oswald Main role; 8 episodes
2016 Wolf Creek Eve Thorogood Lead role; 6 episodes
Pending – Fangoria Chainsaw Award for Best TV Actress (2017)[15]

Music videos[edit]

Year Title Artist Notes
2010 Tommy and Krista Thirsty Merc [5]

Theater[edit]

Year Work Role
2007 A Water Story Ancient Mariner
2007 Mr A's Amazing Maze Plays Suzie
2007 The Show Must Go On Doll
2008 A Midsummer Night's Dream Thisbe
2008 Playing Pictures Roving Performer
2008 Invisible Journeys Lucy
2008 Ramalama Physical Performer
2009 Beach Serena
2009 Creative Generations Lion Fish
2009 King Oedipus Messenger
2010 Lost Baggage Roving Performer

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Lucy Fry". Hollywood.com. Retrieved 23 April 2016. 
  2. ^ Goldberg, Lesley (7 April 2015). "Chris Cooper, Cherry Jones Set to Co-Star in Hulu's James Franco Starrer '11/22/63'". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 23 April 2016. Lucy Fry (Vampire Academy) is Marina Oswald, Lee Harvey Oswald’s Russian wife. 
  3. ^ Bryant, Jacob (November 19, 2015). "Watch: James Franco Stars in Hulu's '11.22.63'". Variety. Retrieved 23 April 2016. 
  4. ^ "Congratulations to alumna Lucy Fry (class of 2009) who will be starring in the first movie adaptation of the Vampire Academy novels". Brisbane Girls Grammar School. 5 February 2013. Retrieved 23 April 2016 – via Facebook. 
  5. ^ a b c "Mako Mermaids – Lucy Fry". Archived from the original on 9 September 2013. Retrieved 9 August 2013. 
  6. ^ Knox, David (4 July 2013). "Airdate: Mako: Island of Secrets". TV Tonight. Retrieved 23 April 2016. 
  7. ^ Trumbore, Dave (1 February 2013). "VAMPIRE ACADEMY: BLOOD SISTERS to Star Zoey Deutch and Lucy Fry with Mark Waters Directing". Collider.com. Retrieved 23 April 2016. 
  8. ^ Johnson, Neala (4 August 2013). "Portia de Rossi, Hamish Blake – and maybe Ellen – bring a little Honey to Australian movie shoot". News.com.au. Retrieved 23 April 2016. 
  9. ^ Harvey, Dennis (4 November 2015). "Film Review: 'The Preppie Connection'". Variety. Retrieved 23 April 2016. Much as he resents their snobbery, however, Toby can’t help being attracted by the social magnetism of the school’s leading “preppies,” particularly brash ringleader Ellis (Logan Huffman) and his beautiful g.f. Alex (Lucy Fry), representing the moneyed elite of Manhattan and North Carolina, respectively. 
  10. ^ Scheck, Frank (22 April 2016). "'Mr. Church': Tribeca Review". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 23 April 2016. 
  11. ^ Collis, Clark (11 February 2016). "Kevin Bacon has a creepy kid in the trailer for horror movie The Darkness". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 23 April 2016. 
  12. ^ Newsome, Brad (12 May 2016). "Review: Wolf Creek the TV series emerges as an engrossing new chapter in the cult thriller's story". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 27 July 2016. 
  13. ^ a b Kit, Borys (11 October 2016). "David Ayer's 'Bright' Lands 'Mr. Church' Actress Lucy Fry (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 2 February 2017. 
  14. ^ a b Fleming, Mike Jr (12 July 2017). "David Ayer's 'Bright' Lands 'Mr. Church' Actress Lucy Fry (Exclusive)". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 21 July 2017. 
  15. ^ "Never mind Oscar, here's the 2017 FANGORIA Chainsaw Awards Nominees Ballot!". FANGORIA®. Retrieved 14 February 2017. 

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