Mel Odedra

Profile

Location

Auckland, New Zealand

Height

183 cm

Age Range

36–46

Ethnicity

UK/Indian

Career Highlights

The Actors Program - 1 Year Acting Course

Shortland Street (TVD)
South Pacific Pictures
Role: Rajiv Prasad Director: Various

The Engagement Party (SF)
Director: Katherine McRae

Love and Information (Theatre)
Director: Cameron Rhodes

Play Without A Title (Theatre)
Role: Frederico Garcia Lorca Director: Murray Edmond

Short Film.

2015The Engagement PartyDir. Katherine McRae

Television.

2018Bad SeedShopkeeperDir. Robin Scholes & Chris Bailey
2018Shortland StreetRajiv Prasad (Guest)Dir. Various
2017Shannara 2Crimson CaptainMTV NZ
2016Shortland StreetRajiv Prasad (Guest)South Pacific Pictures
Dir. Various

Theatre.

2018TEAEnsemble MemberThe Oryza Foundation
2017Light Vs DarkRavanaATC
Dir. Ahi Karunaharan
2016The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeMr ThompsonAuckland Theatre Company
Dir. Sara Brodie
2016The Next Stage - TeaTeaEnsembleAuckland Theatre Company
Dir. Sara Brodie
2015Love and InformationDir. Cameron Rhodes
2007Play Without A TitleFrederico Garcia Lorca (Lead)Dir. Murray Edmond
2007The End Of The WorldKonstantine Ildefone Galczynski (Lead)Dir. Murray Edmond
2007The Jet Of BloodAntonin Artaud (Lead)Dir. Murray Edmond
2007We All Fall DownDir. Naomi Bartley
1991National Youth Music Theatre (LondonDavid Nield

Web Series.

2018AFK Season 2: This World and the NextJay

Training.

Self-tape Master class with Tandi Wright 2017 - 2017
Acting Technique & Voice Workshop - 2015, Cameron Rhodes
Acting Technique/ Self Taping - 2015, Grae Burton
Acting, Directing, Approaching A Play Workshop - 2015, Benjamine Henson
Casting Technique Workshop - 2015, Matt Dwyer (Barefoot Casting)
Casting Workshop - 2015, Annabel Lomas
Dance (Contemporary, Classical and Scripted Movement) - 2015, Jeremy Birchall
John Callen Screen Acting Technique Workshop - 2015, Katherine McRae
Radio Drama Technique Workshop - 2015, Jason Te Kare (Radio NZ)
Screen Acting Technique, Fast turn-around TV, Voice/ Radio - 2015, John Callen
Singing, Acting Technique Workshop - 2015, Jennifer Ward-Lealand
Singing/ Voice Workshop - 2015, Cherie Moore
Stage Combat Workshop - 2015, Alexander Holloway
The Actors Program - 1 Year Acting Course - 2015
Post Graduate Diploma in Arts and Drama - 2007, Auckland University
National Youth Music Theatre (London) - 1994