AKL Elizabeth Thomson

Elizabeth ThomsonFeatured Popular

Retail, Friendly, Young Mum


TELEVISION

2011 Hounds, 'Kate'
The Downlowconcept, Various directors

2006Kiwifruit Previously on John St, 'Nancy'
Cream TV
2001Atlantis High, 'Octavia Vermont'
Cloud 9
2000Jackson's Wharf, 'Justine'
South Pacific Pictures

PRESENTING

2006Kiwifruit Family Health Diary, 'Presenter'
Cream TV

THEATRE

2014 There's a Bluebird Inside my Heart but I Tell it to Shut Up, 'Various'
Basement Theatre/Playfight Productions, Dir. Jessica Joy Wood
2013 Cat & Mouse, 'Cleo'
Basement Theatre, Dir. Thomas Sainsbury
2010 Ding Dong (Sexe et Jalousie), 'Barbara'
Fortune Theatre, Dir. Amanda Rees

2009Bollocks, 'Lisa'
The Cult Theatre Company, Dir. Daniel Cowley
2008Four Stages of Passion, 'Kate'
SmackBang Theatre, Dir. M. E. MacDonald
2007The Getaway, 'Kate'
Read Raw play reading, Dir. M. E. MacDonald
2006Suicide Watch, 'Tegan'
Read Raw play reading, Dir. Tony Forster
2006Spreading Out, 'Megan'
Dir. Kathy Gent
2005Romeo & Juliet, 'Juliet'
Auckland University Summer Shakespeare
2002Merchant of Venice, 'Lancelot Gobbo'
Pumphouse Summer Shakespeare
1998A Comedy of Errors, 'Courtesan'
Auckland University
1998Antigone, 'Messenger'
Auckland University Dept Francais
1997Charlie & the Chocolate Factory, 'Charlie Bucket'
Rangitoto College

SHORT FILM

2010Only Son, 'Liz'
The Downlow Concept / 48 Hour Film Festival

2007Late, 'Woman'
Dir. Anoushka Klaus
2005Jungle Fever, 'Lead'
48 Hour Film Festival, Dir. Hwei Ling Ow
2004The Racing Heart, 'Nurse'
48 Hour Film Festival / Zoomslide Productions
2003Gnarly's Organ, 'Lead'
48 Hour Film Festival, Dir. Mick Andrews
2002Closer, 'Rachel'
A. J Films, Dir. David Rittey
2002Hungry Ghosts, 'Lead'
Dir. Angeline Loo
2002The Forbidden Score, 'Bess'
Dir. Mick Andrews

AWARDS

2010Grand National Champion for 'Only Son'
48 Hour Film Festival

2010Auckland City Regional Winner for 'Only Son'
48 Hour Film Festival
2010Best Script for 'Only Son'
48 Hour Film Festival
2010Best Use of Line Nomination for 'Only Son'
48 Hour Film Festival

MUSIC VIDEOS

2013 Beautiful, 'Nerdy Teacher'
Sprout TV, Dir. Florence Noble

TELEVISION COMMERCIALS

2012 ATEED
NZ

2011 Air NZ
Internet only

TRAINING

06-09Meisner Technique Master Class
with Michael Saccente
2006Greta Seacat Actors
with Greta Seacat
04-06Meisner Technique
with Michael Saccente
2004USA Script Master Class
with Terri de'Ath
2003Camera workshop
with Peter Feeney
2003Scene Group
with Peter Feeney
2002Adam Darius' Mime Centre
Helsinki Acting Workshop
00-01Singing Technique
with Louise Malloy
2000Audition Technique
Action Workshops
1999Acting for Screen Workshop
with Vanessa Alexander

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Recent credits only

TELEVISION

2011 Hounds, 'Kate'
The Downlowconcept, Various directors

THEATRE

2013 There's a Bluebird Inside My Heart but I Tell it to Shut Up, 'Various'
Basement Theatre/Playfight Productions, Dir. Jessica Joy Wood
2013 Cat & Mouse, 'Cleo'
Basement Theatre, Dir. Thomas Sainsbury
2010 Ding Dong (Sexe et Jalousie), 'Barbara'
Fortune Theatre, Dir. Amanda Rees

2009Bollocks, 'Lisa'
The Cult Theatre Company, Dir. Daniel Cowley
2008Four Stages of Passion, 'Kate'
SmackBang Theatre, Dir. M. E. MacDonald

SHORT FILM

2010Only Son, 'Liz'
The Downlow Concept / 48 Hour Film Festival

AWARDS

2010Grand National Champion for 'Only Son'
48 Hour Film Festival

2010Auckland City Regional Winner for 'Only Son'
48 Hour Film Festival
2010Best Script for 'Only Son'
48 Hour Film Festival
2010Best Use of Line Nomination for 'Only Son'
48 Hour Film Festival

TELEVISION COMMERCIALS

2012 ATEED
NZ

2011 Air NZ
Internet only

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PRESENTING

2006Kiwifruit Family Health Diary, 'Presenter'
Cream TV

Biography

Liz has a natural New Zealand accent, and a smooth and approachable tone. She is warm and enthusiastic - easy to work with and very directable.
She has voiced periodicals for The Blind Foundation, acted as numerous distraught and/or angry wives on The Rock's 'wind up your wife' segment, performed various voice-overs in NZ, standard US, and British RP accents, and loves her job as an actor and voice artist. Have a listen!

ACCENTS

American (standard), RP

Additional Characteristics

Corporate, Light, Warm

Skills

  • Full Licence

Notes:

Can drive manual and automatic.