Jennifer LudlamFeatured Popular

Female
Hair
Blonde - Light
Eyes
Hazel
Height
5'6'' / 168 cm
DOB
1951
Notes:

Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit, photographs #5 - #6 courtesy of South Pacific Pictures.

FEATURE FILM

2008Apron Strings, 'Lorna'
Maxim Films, Dir. Sima Urale

TELEVISION

14-17 Shortland Street, 'Leanne Miller' (core cast)
South Pacific Pictures, Various directors
2012 The Blue Rose, 'Sonya' (core cast)
South Pacific Pictures, Various directors
2012 Golden, 'Bev' (core cast)
South Pacific Pictures, Dir. Katie Wolfe
2011 What Really Happened: Women's Vote (tele-feature), 'Emma Packe'
Eyeworks Film & TV Drama Ltd, Dir. Peter Burger
2010 Shortland Street, 'Leanne Miller' (recurring)
South Pacific Pictures, Various directors

2008Amazing Extraordinary Friends: series III, 'Cyclone'
Greenstone Pictures, Various directors
1999Twist in the Tale, 'Guest'
Cloud 9, Various directors
95-97Coverstory: season, I - III, 'Liz Whiteman' (core cast)
Gibson Group, Various directors
1995Hercules, 'Alcmene'
Pacific Renaissance Pictures, Various directors
1993Undercover, 'Lead'
Gibson Group, Various directors
1993Typhon's People, 'Annie'
Gibson Group, Various directors
1992Undercover (tele-feature), 'Lead'
Gibson Group, Dir. Yvonne MacKay
1986Cuckoo Land, 'Petunia'
TVNZ, Various directors
1986Sons & Daughters, 'Micky Pratt'
Grundy Television, Various directors
1986Prime Time, 'Featured'
Crawford Productions
1985Prisoner, 'Janice Grant'
Grundy Television
1983Waterloo Station, 'Ann Logan'
Grundy Television
1982A Country Practice, 'Mary Watson'
JNP Productions
1981Bellamy, 'Mary Stokes'
Grundy Television

THEATRE

2016 Boys will be boys, 'Arthur/Various'
Silo Theatre, Dir. Sophie Roberts
2011 Calendar Girls, 'Chris'
Auckland Theatre Company, Dir. Colin McColl
2011 August: Osage County, 'Violet'
Circa Theatre, Dir. Susan Wilson
2010 August: Osage County, 'Violet'
Auckland Theatre Company, Dir. Colin McColl
2010 When the Rain Stops Falling, 'Elizabeth Law (the older)'
Silo Theatre, Dir. Shane Bosher

2009Four Flat Whites in Italy, 'Judy'
Circa Theatre
2008Three Sisters, 'Doctor'
Peripeteia Players, Dir. Daniel Mainwaring
2007Who Needs Sleep Anyway, 'Various'
Downstage Theatre, Dir. Susan Wilson
2007Othello, 'Emilia'
Downstage Theatre, Dir. Jonathan Hendry
06-07Dracula, 'Briggs'
Downstage Theatre, Dir. Catherine Downes
2006The Goat, 'Sylvia'
Downstage Theatre, Dir. Catherine Downes
2006Death of Salesman, 'Linda Loman'
Circa Theatre, Dir. Susan Wilson
2005The Goat, 'Sylvia'
Court Theatre, Dir. Catherine Downes
2005Taking Off, 'Nolene'
Auckland Theatre Company, Dir. John Callen
2005Taking Off, 'Nolene'
Circa Theatre, Dir. Susan Wilson
2004Who's Afraid of Virgina Woolf, 'Martha'
Auckland Theatre Company, Dir. Colin McColl
2003Potiki's Memory of Stone, 'Lead'
Court Theatre / Downstage Theatre, Dir. Catherine Downes
2002Vagina Monologues, 'Lead'
Court Theatre, Dir. Sandra Rasmussen
2001Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf, 'Martha'
Court Theatre, Dir. Catherine Downes
2001Othello, 'Emilia'
Court Theatre, Dir. Catherine Downes
2001Take a Chance on Me, 'Narrator'
Auckland Theatre Company, Dir. Hanice Finn
2000Happy Days, 'Winnie'
Circa Theatre, Dir. Katherine McRae
98-00Vita & Virginia, 'Vita'
Circa Theatre/National tour, Dir. Catherine Downes
1999The God Boy, 'Various'
Downstage Theatre
1999The God Boy, 'Mother'
Downstage Theatre, Dir. Catherine Downes 
1998Heratic, 'Margaret Mead'
International Arts Festival, Dir. Ross Jolly
1998Eugenia, 'Lead'
Manchester UK, Dir. Catherine Downes
1997Social Climbers, 'Maxine'
Circa Theatre, Dir. Ross Jolly
1997Social Climbers, 'Maxine'
Auckland Theatre Company, Dir. Catherine Downes
1997The Sunday Roast, 'Various'
Melbourne International Comedy Festival

AWARDS

2011 Actress of the Year
Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards
2010 Best Performance of the Year in 'August: Osage County'
NZ Herald Best of Theatre Awards
2010 Best of Theatre 2010 for 'August: Osage County'
NZ Herald Best of Theatre Awards
2010 Outrageous Award for Best Performance in 'August: Osage County'
Hackman Theatre Awards

2009Best Actress in 'Apron Strings'
NZ Screen Awards
2007 Outstanding Performance in 'Othello'
Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards
2006 Outstanding Performance in 'Death of a Salesman'
Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards
2002Best Actress in 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Wollf'
Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards
1998Outstanding Performance in 'Vita & Virginia'
Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards
1996Best Dramatic Performance
NZ Film & Television Awards
1992Best Actress in 'Lysistrata & Daughters of Heaven'
Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards

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Recent credits only

FEATURE FILM

2008Apron Strings, 'Lorna'
Maxim Films, Dir. Sima Urale

TELEVISION

14-17 Shortland Street, 'Leanne Miller' (core cast)
South Pacific Pictures, Various directors
2012 The Blue Rose, 'Sonya' (core cast)
South Pacific Pictures, Various
2012 Golden, 'Bev' (core cast)
South Pacific Pictures, Dir. Katie Wolfe
2011 What Really Happened: Women's Vote (tele-feature), 'Emma Packe'
Eyeworks Film & TV Drama Ltd, Dir Peter Burger
2010 Shortland Street, 'Leanne Miller' (recurring)
South Pacific Pictures, Various directors

2008Amazing Extraordinary Friends: series III, 'Cyclone'
Greenstone Pictures, Various directors

THEATRE

2016 Boys will be boys 'Arthur/Various'
Silo Theatre, Dir. Sophie Roberts
2011 Calendar Girls, 'Chris'
Auckland Theatre Company, Dir. Colin McColl
2011 August: Osage County, 'Violet'
Circa Theatre, Dir. Susan Wilson
2010 August: Osage County, 'Violet'
Auckland Theatre Company, Dir. Colin McColl
2010 When the Rain Stops Falling, 'Elizabeth Law (the older)'
Silo Theatre, Dir. Shane Bosher

2009Four Flat Whites in Italy, 'Judy'
Circa Theatre
2008Three Sisters, 'Doctor'
Peripeteia Players, Dir. Daniel Mainwaring
2007Who Needs Sleep Anyway, 'Various'
Downstage Theatre, Dir. Susan Wilson
2007Othello, 'Emilia'
Downstage Theatre, Dir. Jonathan Hendry
06-07Dracula, 'Briggs'
Downstage Theatre, Dir. Catherine Downes

AWARDS

2011 Actress of the Year
Chapman Tripp Theatre Awards
2010 Best Performance of the Year in 'August: Osage County'
NZ Herald Best of Theatre Awards
2010 Best of Theatre 2010 for 'August: Osage County'
NZ Herald Best of Theatre Awards
2010 Outrageous Award for Best Performance in 'August: Osage County'
Hackman Theatre Awards

2009Best Actress in a leading role, 'Apron Strings'
NZ Screen Awards
2002Best Actress in a leading role, 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Wollf'
Chappman Tripp Awards

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Vocal Skills

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