Victoria Abbott

Profile

Location

Auckland, New Zealand

Height

158 cm

Age Range

26–35

Ethnicity

NZ/European

Career Highlights

Pop Up Globe 2017 - Othello, Much Ado About Nothing

Emerging Artist Trust Wellington Award for the Most Promising Female Newcomer of the Year Victoria Abbott-West End Girls

Bachelor of Performing Arts
Toi Whakaari: New Zealand Drama School

Top of the Lake (Season 2) (TVD)
See-Saw Productions Ltd
Role: Kirsty

1953 - Docudrama Mini Series USA (TVD)
1953 Ltd
Role: TIme Magazine Inteviewer Director: Richard Lopez

The Holy Roller (FF)
Life Films
Role: Kate Director: Patrick Gillies

Field Punishment No.1 (Tele Feature) (TVD)
Lippy Productions Limited
Role: Sophie Director: Peter Burger

Nancy Wake A Love Story (TVD)
Gibson Group
Role: Micheline Director: Mike Smith

Awards.

2015Best Theatre Production and Best Costume - Caterpillars
2015People's Choice Award for Most Original Production and Critics Award for Excellence for "All Your Wants and Needs Fulfilled Forever"
2012Emerging Artist Trust Wellington Award for the Most Promising Female Newcomer of the Year Victoria Abbott-West End Girls

Short Film.

2015Biscuit CompetingGirl in Pink DressDir. Curtis Vowell & Vince McMillan for Auckland Museum.
2013Dive MaryNotable Pictures
Dir. Matthew Saville
2013Kung Foo Doo Ninja WarriorMoffilaide 48hrs Film Festival
2011Hot Knights: The Bob Rob Medieval Bod SwapThe V 48 Hour Challenge
2011WellingtonViToi Whakaari
Dir. David Geary
2009Classic CutsAudrey/Alice (Lead)Toi Whakaari
2009Future CopsRobin Puddle (Lead)48 Hour Film Fest

Feature Film.

2009The Holy RollerKate (Lead)Life Films
Dir. Patrick Gillies
2008Huhu Attack-(Featured at Clermont-Ferrand, Seattle & Beverly Hills International Short Film Festival)Ngaire (Lead)Environmentally Hazardous Films
Dir. Patrick Gillies

Television.

2016American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story TIme Magazine Inteviewer (Guest)1953 Ltd
Dir. Richard Lopez
2016Top of the Lake Series 2KirstySee-Saw Productions Ltd
2015Ash Vs. Evil DeadWoman (Guest)Starz Evil Dead NZ Ltd
2013Field Punishment No.1 (Tele Feature)Sophie (Support)Lippy Productions Limited
Dir. Peter Burger
2013Nancy Wake A Love StoryMicheline (Support)Gibson Group
Dir. Mike Smith

Theatre.

2017Pop Up Globe 2017 - Othello, Much Ado About NothingPop Up Globe 2017
Dir. Dr Miles Gregory
2016The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night TimeEnsembleAuckland Theatre Company
Dir. Sara Brodie
2015All Your Wants and Needs Fulfilled ForeverQ Theatre
Dir. Robin Kerr
2015All Your Wants and Needs Fulfilled ForeverPlayGround Collective (performed at La Mama Experimental Theater Club NYC)
Dir. Robin Kerr
2015CaterpillarsGreen Caterpillar/Puppeteer Kallo Collective
2015Jesus Christ Part 2Mary Magdalene Basement Theatre
Dir. Oliver Driver
2015Kororareka/The Ballad of Maggie FlynnMaggie Red Leap Theatre Workshop
Dir. Julie Nolan
2015Peer Gynt Recycled Sol/Woman in GreenAuckland Theatre Company
Dir. Colin McColl
2015Sleep/WakeBearThe Playground NZ (performed at La Mama Experimental Theater Club NYC)
Dir. Sam Trubridge
2014All Your Wants and Needs Fulfilled ForeverVictoriaPlayGround Collective
Dir. Robin Kerr
2014Little ThingsVictoriaPetticoat Productions
Dir. essie Lawrence and Kelly Gilbride
2014MuntedKotuku/James/Female Reporter/TeacherBare Hunt Collective
Dir. Kate McGill
2014The Perfect OriginalBasement Theatre
Dir. Robin Kerr
2014ThreeMarta/DaveBare Hunt Collective
2014US Audition TechniqueTerri de'Ath
2012Chekhov In HellJess, Irina & Nicola (Lead)Circa Theatre, Wellington
Dir. Eleanor Bishop
2012Masi MaryThe Conch
Dir. Nina Nawalowalo,
2012Munted Alex/Teacher/James/Female Journalist Bare Hunt Collective
Dir. Kate McGill
2012The Laramie Project:10 Years Later Reggie Fluty/Deb ThomsenDir. Kate McGill & Dan Williams
2012Tinderbox WorkshopDogDownstage
Dir. Eleanor Bishop
2012West End GirlsBabaraCirca Theatre
2011Love's Labour's LostDon ArmadoDir. Jonathon Hendry
2011Rare - Go SoloDir. Jade Erikson & Sophie Roberts
2010AtamiraRuby (Ensemble)Devised Show
Dir. Jade Erickson/Heather Timms
2010Back/WordsYoung WomanBare Hunt Collective
Dir. Bats and Downstage
2010CompanyKathy (Supporting)Toi Whakaari - Museum Hotel
Dir. Jonathan Hendry
2010Marat/SadeKokol (Support)Toi Whakaari
Dir. Annie Ruth
2010Playing the UnplayableJacob Gens (Lead)Dir. Harry Fuhrmann
2010Scene UnseenIngrid (Lead)Toi Whakaari
Dir. Nathaniel Lees

Voice.

2014Down the ListDuncan SmithRadio NZ
2014DungerMelissaRadio NZ
2013Dead Man’s ShoesAmandaRadio NZ
Dir. Duncan Smith
2013Down the ListRadio NZ
Dir. Duncan Smith
05/12/16Power Rangers Loop GroupPower Rangers

Web Series.

2018EducatorsRachelDir. Jesse Griffin
2017Baby Mama's Club webseriesEmilySouth Pacific Pictures Ltd
Dir. Hanelle Harris

Training.

Acting Masterclass, Los Angeles. - 2015, Joan Scheckel
Nominated for Supporting Actress of the Year - Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards - 2014
One Day Workshop - 2014, Miranda Harcourt
Actor's Equity Casting Hothouse - 2013
American Accent - 6 Week Workshop - 2013, Jacque Drew
One Day Workshop - 2013, Brita McVeigh
Two Day Clown Workshop - 2013, Giovanni Fusetti
Black Nexxus Studios - 2011, Ex-er Actor Class (One Day)
Ecole Philippe Gaulier - 2011, Character Workshop (One Month in Paris)
International School of Corporeal Mime - London - 2011, Mime Weekend Workshop
Bachelor of Performing Arts - 2009, Toi Whakaari: New Zealand Drama School
Bachelor of Arts in Theatre and Spanish Language - 2008