AKL Roz Turnbull

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Roz Turnbull
 

FEATURE FILM

2007We're Here to Help, 'Carol McRae'
South Pacific Pictures, Dir. Jonothan Cullinane

2001The Vector File, 'Stephanie'
Daybreak Pictures, Dir, Elliot Christopher
2000Atomic Twister, 'Mother'
Turner Group USA, Dir. Bil Corcoran

TELEVISION

2015 The Shannara Chronicles, 'Heady Omsford'
MTV NZ Ltd, Various directors
2015 Monster of Mangatiti (docu-drama), 'Heather Walsh'
Screentime NZ Ltd, Dir. Ric Pellizerri
2014 The Brokenwood Mysteries, 'Adele Stone'
South Pacific Pictures, Various directors
2013 Go Girls: series V, 'Sandy'
South Pacific Pictures, Various directors
2012 Shortland Street, 'Cat Gibson'
South Pacific Pictures, Various directors
2010The Almighty Johnsons, 'Valerie Johnson' (core cast)
South Pacific Pictures, Various directors
2010Stolen (tele-feature), 'Sally Holland'
South Pacific Pictures, Dir. Britta Johnstone

2009Outrageous Fortune: series V, 'Rochelle' (recurring)
South Pacific Pictures, Various directors
2009Spies & Lies (tele-feature), 'Miss Johnson'
South Pacific Pictures, Dir. Simon Bennett
2008Outrageous Fortune: series IV, 'Rochelle' (recurring)
South Pacific Pictures, Various directors
2007Outrageous Fortune: series III, 'Rochelle' (recurring)
South Pacific Pictures, Various directors
2006Outrageous Fortune: series II, 'Rochelle' (recurring)
South Pacific Pictures, Various directors
2005Interrogation, 'Sally'
South Pacific Pictures
2004Outrageous Fortune: series I, 'Rochelle' (recurring)
South Pacific Pictures, Various directors
2002Sping Doctors Election Special: Wild Night, 'Episode Guest'
Comedia Pictures
01-03Mercy Peak: series I - II, 'Lynda' (recurring)
South Pacific Pictures, Various directors
2000Jackson's Wharf, 'Penelope'
South Pacific Pictures
1987Gloss, 'Student'
TVNZ

THEATRE

2012 The Red Chair, 'Cabaret Ensemble'
Q Theatre, Dir. Aaron Tindell
2004 Loyal, 'Sharon'
Auckland Theatre Company, Dir. Margaret-Mary Hollins

2001Secret Bridesmaid's Business, 'Meg Bacon'
Auckland Theatre Company
2001Starlight Symphony, 'Singer' (excerpts from Hair)
Auckland Domain
2000Into the Woods, 'Cinderella'
Auckland Theatre Company
1999Popcorn, 'Brooke Daniels'
Australian tour
1998Damn Yankees, 'Ensemble'
Newton Theatre Sydney, Dir. Mick Bleckley
1998Trust, 'Leah'
Erskinville Theatre Sydney, Dir. Robert Bella
1997Follies, 'Phyllis'
WAAPA, Dir. John Milson
1997Thou Swell, 'Cabaret Soloist'
WAAPA, Dir. Sue Bluck
1997Miracle City, 'Bonnie-Mae'
WAAPA, Dir. Nick Enright
1996Villain of Flowers, 'Ensemble'
WAAPA, Dir. John Milson
1996Of Thee I Sing, 'Cabaret Soloist'
WAAPA, Dir. John Milson
1996Grand Hotel, 'Ensemble'
WAAPA, Dir. John Milson
1996Magic Flute, 'Opera Spirit'
WAAPA, Dir. John Milson
1995Rigoletto, 'Chorus'
Auckland Opera Company

TELEVISION COMMERCIALS

2005NZ Woman's Weekly
NZ
2005ECPAT
NZ

TRAINING

95-97WAAPA
Tutors included:
Faith Martin Casting (Camera Technique)
Raymond Hawthorne, Janice Webb (singing),
Robert Bella (Practical Aesthetics)

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Biography

Roz has been performing, singing and acting for …a very long time. Since the heady days of tap-dancing and singing at the tender age of 5 at community events, rest homes and the Country Womens institute, singing in Jazz and big bands from the age of 15, Cabaret in Japan at 20 to her varied ongoing career today. Acting credits include Rochelle in Outrageous Fortune, Valerie in The Almighty Johnsons, Cat in Shortland Street. She has performered with the Starlight Symphony and in Christmas in the Park. Music and performing live remain a passion and she regularly gigs at functions around Auckland with her guitar.

Roz brings wit, comedy, spontaneous humour and professionalism to her MC gigs. She has an intuitive ability to adapt to the theme of an event and to read a crowd, this gained from the years of running hospitality at corporate events both in NZ and Australia. Events at the Sydney football Stadium, in Bathurst corporate boxes and at Gala evenings featuring international acts like Cirque De Soleil. She is a regular MC at various events in South Auckland (where she now lives), is frequently employed by the Counties Racing club to run their Sponsors Lounge, auctions and competitions. Other regular roles include corporate and private parties, where she is able to provide the MC as well as the “Band” for the night.

Roz is also a guitar/singing teacher who loves working with kids having acted as MC at several fundraisers for local Playcentres, Schools, Day-cares - where she uses music, comedy and characters to bring the event alive. She enjoys speaking at schools as a Motivational Speaker to their graduating students.

She can sing an excellent version of the National Anthem too.

Testimonials

Roz is a talented and witty MC who throws in musical interludes throughout the night. She is easily able to bring a crowd to attention in a light-hearted and humorous way. Her bubbly personality and commanding bu endearing hosting talents have assited us greatly in running a successful and enjoyable event.
Shannon Wharfe, Pukekohe High School Child Care Centre
We have always found Roz to be professional and courteous, obliging and organised. She delivers what we have asked to an extremely high standard and we have encountered very positive feedback from customers on the way she engages the audience, particularly when comparing events.
Darryl Buston, Counties Racing Club

Skills

  • Actor
  • Entertainer
  • Improvisor
  • MC
  • Motivational Speaker
  • Singer

Skills

  • Full Licence
  • Fishing
  • Horse Riding
  • Juggling
  • Landscape Gardener
  • MC
  • Mountain Biking
  • Bass Guitar
  • Guitar
  • Piano
  • Recorder
  • Netball
  • Pool
  • Singer
  • Mezzo Soprano
  • Snooker
  • Softball
  • Squash
  • Tennis
  • Theatre Sports
  • Voice Artist
  • Volleyball

Notes:

Singer with jazz band. Musical Theatre Performer, with a bachelor in Musical Theatre.