Jodi is a native Australian and has worked across the spectrum from major studio and independent films to television as well as commercials, print and voiceover. Her film credits include “The Prestige” by Christopher Nolan and “GO” by Doug Lyman, “No Tomorrow” with Gary Busey and Pam Shae and “Final Encounter” with Dean Cain to name a few. Indie credits include: “Devil’s Backbone Texas” for Fox Digital and “Dr 420” with Lin Shaye. As for television, she has guest starred in shows such as “NCIS”, “JAG”, “Crash” and “Felicity”.
Most recently she completed the period piece film “Incognito” playing a lesbian artist in the 1950s inspired by the true story of Sergei Ponomarenko. She appeared in the Israeli tv show “Very Important Person” opposite Yehuda Levy and was most recently cast in “The L Word-Generation Q” for Showtime.
You have probably seen her in one of her many commercial or print campaigns including of late “Botox”, “Bank of America” and “Princess Cruises”.
In the works is the Indie “We all have our Demons” set to shoot in Australia in the Fall.
Jodi earned a bachelor of fine arts from The University of Western Australia and Murdoch University where she majored in Theatre. She also studied acting at The Art’s Educational Drama School in London. During her time in London she performed in several theatre productions including “The Seagull”, “The Sea” and “Pains of Youth” in Covent Garden.
Now a US citizen she lives in Los Angeles with her husband and ten-year-old daughter, who is her little guru. Among her many words of wisdom, her daughter once said, “Whether you are on TV or not you are always a star”. Jodi agrees and continues to shine her light as bright as possible.
DEVIL’S BACKBONE TEXAS / LEAD / FOX DIGITAL STUDIOS/JAKE WADE WALL
HAUNTING IAN / LEAD / HOOKED DIGITAL/ANDREW VALLENTINE
VILLISCA / SUPPORTING / KETCHUM LABS/TONY VALENZUELA
DR 420 / SUPPORTING / MIND BLURR PROD/CHARLES PARELLO
THE PRESTIGE / SUPPORTING / TOUCHSTONE/CHRISTOPHER NOLAN
FINAL ENCOUNTER / LEAD / DIMENSION FILMS/DAVIMARCH DOUGLAS
NO TOMORROW / LEAD / USA /MASTER P
SUBMARINES / LEAD / NU IMAGE FILMS/DAVID MARCH DOUGLAS
LITHIUM / LEAD / CHARIOT FILMS/GARY LUNGDREN
GO / SUPPORTING / COLUMBIA TRISTAR/DOUG LIMAN
HIS TRUE NATURE / LEAD / SKINNY GIRL PRODS.,/ANN TURLEY
THE MODEL / LEAD / NEW BEGINNING FILMS/KAYA FINLAYSON
SPARE TYRE / LEAD / ESPLANADE FILMS/CRAIG HOOGENDORN
THE L WORD-GENERATION Q/CO STAR/ALISON LIDDI BROWN
VERY IMPORTANT PERSON / CO STAR/ MOVIEPLUS/ SHIRLI MUSHOYEF
NCIS / GUEST STAR / CBS/BRADFORD MAY
JAG / GUEST STAR / CBS/BRADFORD MAY
BEYOND BELIEF / GUEST STAR / NBC/DICK CLARK PRODS.
CAR CRASH / GUEST STAR / ABC/DAVID CAESAR
FELICITY / CO-STAR / WB/LARRY TRILLING
NEWSRADIO / CO-STAR / NBC/TOM CHERONES
LATE NIGHT MADNESS / GUEST STAR / PBS/ADAM DOENCH
BANNED PLAYS / HARLOW &DIANE / GUERILLA THEATRE/MICHAEL DONOVAN
A CONDOR’S QUILL / WHITNEY / HOWARD FINE THEATRE/GRINNELL MORRISS
WILLIAM’S PROJECT / MULTIPLE / GASCON THEATRE/SHANNON HILE
VANITIES / MARY / MET THEATRE/RICHARD EDEN
THE SEAGULL / NINA / COVENT GARDEN/DAVID HARRIS
PAINS OF YOUTH / IRENE / COVENT GARDEN/DANA FERRARO
THE SEA / ROSE / COVENT GARDEN/ROBIN SEBASTION
MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM / HELENA / WEBBER DOUGLAS/ROJER SWAINE
MOUTHFUL OF BIRDS / SPIRIT / OCTAGON THEATRE/DAVID WILLIAMSON
MARRIAGE OF FIGARO / FENCHETTE / DOLPHIN THEATRE/DAVID GEORGE
PICK UPS / LUCY / BELVOIR ST. THEATRE/ALEX BROWN
OPHELIA CONSPIRACY / OPHELIA / MURDOCH THEATRE/SERGE TAMPALINI
STEPHEN BOOK/IMPROVIATIONAL TECHNIQUE
HOWARD FINE / MASTER CLASS
CRAIG WALLACE / ON CAMERA CLASS
ACTOR’S LAB / ODYSSEY THEATRE
UTA HAGEN / SUMMER MASTER CLASS
MASTERS IN ACTING / THE ARTS EDUCATIONAL SCHOOL(LONDON)
IMPROVISATION / ACME COMEDY THEATRE
BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS / UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA
COURSE IN SHAKESPEARE / WEBBER DOUGLAS(LONDON)
VOiCE & DIALECT / ROWENA BALOS & SUSAN HEGARTY
AUSTRALIAN, BRITISH, COCKNEY, IRISH, FRENCH, ITALIAN, SOUTHERN.
FASHION DESIGN (JODIBWISE.COM). YOGA, SWIMMING, SPINNING, ITALIAN AND FRENCH (BASIC), MODERN AND CLASSICAL DANCE.