Michala Banas

Profile

Location

Sydney, Australia

Height

158 cm

Age Range

33–43

Ethnicity

European

Also Represented in

Australia

Career Highlights

Luke Warm Sex
Northern Pictures
Role: HPV
Producer: Anna Bateman
Director: Anna Bateman

Helpmann Award for Best Lead Actress in a Musical
Avenue Q
Nominated Most Popular New Female Talent Australian Logies
Always Greener
Nominated for 'Best Young Actress' New Zealand Television Awards

Scooby Doo:Spooky Island (FF)
Warner Bros
Role: Carol Director: Raja Gosnell

Winners & Losers (TVD)
Seven Network
Role: Tiffany Turner Director: Nicolas Bufalo

Always Greener (TVD)
Network Seven
Role: Marissa Taylor Director: Various

McLeod's Daughters (TVD)
Millenium/Channel 9
Role: Kate Manfredi Director: Various

Awards.

2010Helpmann Award for Best Lead Actress in a Musical

Short Film.

2021Breathe Claudia Dir. Lesley Pinder
2020Hopscotch Sarah Dir. Bradley Hall & Michael Tyrikos
2020The TestJo (Lead )Dir. Jessica Smith

Short Film.

2018For Your SinsJonnie (Core)Wildebeest
Dir. Julian Lucas
2017Speaking DaggersIsabella (Core)Incognita Enterprises
Dir. Sally McLean
2017SuperheroesOlivia (Core)Creative Buzz Films
Dir. Chris Busuttil
2016Limited Time OnlyKaren (Lead)Dir. Marcus Doherty
2013Half WayChantelle (Lead)Dir. Mark Diaco
2010The Colours Of HomeKaren (Lead)Dir. Daniel Pront

Film Film.

2018That's Not My Dog!Michala (Support)Ocean View Entertainment
Dir. Dean Murphy
2017The Show Must Go OnHerself (Documentary)Wellness Roadshow
Dir. Ben Steel

Feature Film.

2016Nowhere Boys: The Book of ShadowsPhoebe Hartley (Support)Screen Australia
Dir. David Caesar
2003NedMuffy (Support)Ned Productions/Ocean Pictures
Dir. Abe Forsythe
2002Scooby Doo: Spooky IslandCarol (Support)Warner Bros
Dir. Raja Gosnell
1985Dangerous OrphansAnna Hanna (Support)Cinepro
Dir. Don Reynolds

Television.

2021Fam Time Belinda Box Seven Studios
Dir. Hayden Guppy
2020AussieWood Jimmy Morricone Dir. Frank Lotito
2020Halifax Retribution Erin Dir. Fiona Banks & Daniel Nettheim
2020Larry the WonderpupPearl (Voice)Dir. Dave Cartel & Ben Shackleford
2019Bad Mothers JesseNine Network Australia
Dir. Geoff Bennett, Sian Davies & Catriona McKenzie
2018Get Krack!n - Series 2Rose Bailey (Guest)ABC/Guesswork Television
Dir. Hayden Guppy
2018Hughesy, We Have a Problem Herself (Guest)Screentime
Dir. Various
2018Show Me the Movie!Herself (Guest)Blink TV Ronde Media
Dir. Randall Churchill, Jon Olb
2016Luke Warm SexHPV (Guest)Northern Pictures
Dir. Hayden Guppy
2016The Doctor Blake MysteriesJoyce Ellis (Support)December Media
Dir. Various
2015Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries Season 3Enid Shannon (Guest)Every Cloud Productions
Dir. Various
2015Shakespeare RepublicHamlet, Phebe (Support)Incognita Enterprises
Dir. Sally McLean
2014Have You Been Paying Attention? Herself (Guest) Working Dog Productions
Dir. Various
2014Party Tricks Series 1Tanya Keegan (Guest)Southern Star
Dir. Kate Dennis, Emma Freeman
2014Sam Fox: Extreme AdventuresCooper (Guest)SLR Productions
Dir. Various
2014Upper Middle BoganAmber Wheeler (Core)Gristmill
Dir. Wayne Hope, Tony Martin
2013Dirty Laundry LiveHerself (Guest)ABC
Dir. Jon Olb, Jason Annesseley
2013Nowhere BoysPhoebe Hartley (Support)Matchbox Pictures
Dir. Various
2012Beaconsfield Carolyn Russell (Support)Southern Star
Dir. Glendyn Ivin
2011Winners & LosersTiffany Turner (Recurring Guest)Seven Network
Dir. Nicolas Bufalo
2008NeighboursLibby Kennedy (Recurring Guest)Fremantle Media/Network 10
Dir. Various
2001Always Greener Marissa Taylor (Core)Network Seven
Dir. Various
2001McLeod's DaughtersKate Manfredi (Core )Millenium/Channel 9
Dir. Various
2000BeastMasterLoriel (Guest)Village Roadshow Productions
Dir. Various
2000Round The Twist IVAriel (Recurring Guest)A.C.T.F Productions
Dir. Various
2000Something In The AirAngela O'Connor (Guest)Simpson Le Mesurier/ABC
Dir. Various
2000The Saddle ClubShoshanna (Guest)Crawford Productions
1999Blue HeelersMichaela Brady/Tara Bruckner (Guest)West Street Prod/Network Seven
Dir. Peter Sharpe
1999High FlyersHeather Wrenfield (Guest)West Street Prods/Network 10
Dir. Peter Sharpe
1999The Lost WorldRenata (Guest)Coote/Hayes Productions
Dir. Various
1998FlipperKaren (Guest)Village Roadshow Production Services
Dir. Various
1998Murder CallKylie McDonald (Guest)West Street Prod/Channel 9
Dir. Ray Quint
1997Good Guys, Bad GuysKirsty (Guest)Simpson Le Mesurier
Dir. Paul Moloney
1997State CoronerZoe (Guest)Crawford Productions
Dir. David Cameron
1995Mirror, MirrorLouisa Iredale (Lead)The Gibson Group/Network 10

Theatre.

2009Avenue Q-Australia/NZ Premiere SeasonKate/Lucy (Lead)Arts Asia Pacific