Screenwise CEO and Principal Director Denise Roberts has been put forward for a nomination for the 2015 TV Week Logies Awards. We’re asking all of our Screenwisers, friends and extended networks to vote for Denise to be nominated as one of Australia’s most popular Actresses. Denise has been recognised for her standout performance for a role in a controversial telemovie, which aired early 2014 on Network Nine.
Vote here for Denise Roberts to be nominated for the 2015 TV Week Silver Logie Award.
ABOUT Denise Roberts
Denise has been working as a professional Producer, Director, Actor and Author since 1980. During this time she has picked up accolades at every stage of her career, including an AFI Award, and International Variety Club of Australia Award, 2 Silver Logie Nominations, 2 People’s Choice Nominations, Film Critics Circle nomination and a Sydney Theatre Critics Nomination.
Best known for her roles as Julie Winters on the ABC’s GP, and Isabelle Turnbull on Channel 7’s Always Greener, Denise is the author of Get Your Act Together: The Actor’s Advisory Manual, published by The Federation Press. Director of the highly successful one man play Fully Committed at the Ensemble Theatre, and Lovers At Versailles Playhouse – Opera House, Denise appeared in and was the original concept creator and Associate producer of Correlli, a 10 part drama series screened on the ABC which gave Hugh Jackman his first starring role.
Some of her other more memorable projects include The Vagina Monologues, The Oldest Profession, Late Nite Catechism, Shirley Valentine, GP, Wild Side, The Dish, and Road To Nhill. Stairwell, a 10 minute short thriller which Denise directed was selected for screening at the Los Angeles International Short Film Festival.
Mentored by Hayes Gordon and a graduate of Hayes’ Ensemble Theatre, Denise is Concept Creator and Associate Producer of the feature film Break In (aka Under A Red Moon) In 2010 Denise starred in Cops LAC on Channel 9 with Kate Ritchie, Gary Sweet and Martin Dingle Wall. Denise played Sue O’Farrell in Channel 9’s Blood Brothers and Bonnie Bright, the Scottish psychic sandwich lady, in Packed To The Rafters. In 2014 Denise starred in Schapelle playing Rosleigh Rose Corby. She has been awarded a 2015 Best Guest Supporting Actress in a TV Drama by the AFI AACTA.