Melanie Hayward

Vitals

Gender
Female
Age Range
34 - 40
Height
165cm
Base Location
Brisbane
Available In
Brisbane, Gold Coast
Skills
Actor, Commercial Talent, Extra (Background), Presenter, Voice Artist, Writer
Hair
Brown, Dark Brown
Eye
Brown, Dark Brown

Agent

Agent
Agency 888 Actor Management
Phone

Agent
Freelance Artist
Phone
Feature Photo
Melanie Hayward
Feature Clip

Credits

Commercial

2018
Mum (featured)
Queensland Government - Plastic bag ban
Traffic Film & Video Production
Henry Boffin

Feature Film

2019
Satan
Hellion: A Horror Anthology
Drive By Night Productions
Matt Dickson
2018
Pub Goer #2
Hobson’s Choice: Martin!
Sweet Lemons
Cuvier
2017
Spectator
In Like Flynn
Freemantle
Russell Mulcahy

Television

2019
Journalist
Welcome To Wrigleton - Pilot
13th Street Films
Joel Fleming
2018
Core - Police Officer
Harrow s2
ABC - Hoodlum
Kate Dennis
2017
Bar Patron
Lunatics
Netflix - WP Productions
Chris Lilley
2017
Core - Police Officer
Harrow s1
ABC - Hoodlum
Kate Dennis
2007
Researcher/Interviewee
Best of Australia
Australian Geographic

Video

2017
Hotel Patron (featured)
Best Western Hotel Video
DK Advertising
John Kohlenberg

Web Series

2018
Crazy Cat Lady
Flatmating - Pilot
Independent
Adam Michael Green

Short Film

2020
Courtney Hurley
Accio Love
13th Street Films
Melanie Hayward & Joel Stephen Fleming
2019
Francesca
Filmmaking Students: The Cashiers of Tomorrow
New York Film Academy
Taleah Kadi
2019
Mary Cooper
White Rabbit
Gravel Hill Productions
Vellin Lim
2019
Evil Witch
Damsel In Distress
Candy Peril Productions
Matt Dickson
2018
Jess
To Catch A Bunyip
Red Steel Horizon Media
Bradley Gillow
2018
April
Things That Grow in The Dark
New York Film Academy
Natasha Yaki
2017
Bethany
Casa Bella
QUT
Jack McGuigan
2017
Mrs Perry
Fog
Griffith University
Ella G
2017
Mother
Tupperware Party
Griffith University
Rachel, 5 Children and It
2010
Mother
Intermittency
Griffith University
Student

Documentary

2008
Interviewee (100% featured)
Artists at Work
ABC

Model

2018
Hair model
Colouring
KMS Goldwell & KAO

Music Video

2008
Ellen
Where Shadows Follow - Amondeen
Griffith University
Katherine Goult

Training

2020 - 2020
Greg Apps
Online Drop-In Classes
Audition Technique
2020 - 2020
Peter Rasmussen
Acting Webinars
Screen Acting
2020 - 2020
Christopher Sommers
Private Coaching
Screen Acting and Self Taping
2019 - In Progress
Brad McMurray
Private Tuition (ongoing)
Advanced screen acting techniques
2019 - 2019
13th Street Films
Intensive Workshop
Film 101 - Creating your own content
2019 - 2019
Tom McSweeney & David Newman, The Warehouse Workshop
Workshop
Audition Techniques & Producer's Session
2019 - 2019
Ben Parkinson Casting
Workshop
Audition technique
2019 - 2019
The Factory Acting Studio
Acting Program - 8 weeks
Screen acting techniques
2018 - 2018
Amanda Mitchell, Mitchell Casting
Workshop
Audition technique
2018 - 2019
Thea McLeod, McLeod Casting
Workshop
Audition technique
2018 - 2018
Philip Jones, Miss Jane Casting
Workshop
Screen acting and audition techniques
2018 - 2018
NIDA Open, Sydney
Intensive workshop
Accents - General American
2018 - 2018
Stevie Ray, McGregor Casting
Workshop
Audition technique
2018 - 2018
Lou Mitchell, Maura Fay Casting
Workshop
Audition technique
2018 - 2018
NIDA Open
Term classes
Screen Acting Techniques 2
2018 - 2018
Australian Actors Studio
Term classes
Screen acting techniques
2017 - 2017
Stunt Academy
Action 4 Actors
Fight choreography, samurai swordplay, flying on wires, military skills and firearm safety
2017 - 2017
Armsco
Weapons for Actors
Fire arms on set
2017 - 2017
Peter Rasmussen
Term classes
Uta Hagen and Howard Fine
2017 - 2017
Ben Parkinson Casting - Joey Vieira
Workshop
Audition technique
2017 - 2017
Ben Parkinson Casting - Ben Parkinson
Workshop
Intro to casting
2017 - 2017
The Warehouse Workshop - Tom McSweeney
Term classes
Foundation audition for the screen
2017 - 2017
Bud Hopes Film & TV Casting
Workshop
Set Secrets
2010 - 2010
NIDA Open
Term classes
Screen Acting Techniques 1
2009 - 2010
Film & TV Studio International
Term classes
Screen acting program
2009 - 2010
TAFTA - John Orcsik, Thea McLeod, Lou Mitchell
Workshops
Audition technique
2009 - 2009
Melissa Agnew
Private tuition
Voice technique
2008 - 2008
Rowena Balos
Workshop
Voice technique
2007 - 2007
V Management
Term classes
Career Centre One
2006 - 2006
V Management
Term classes
Introduction to Film & TV

Skills & Attributes

Shoe Size
8.5
Clothing Size
Female - 14
Waist
93cm
Neck
34cm
Chest
103cm
Bra Size
B
Bust
103cm
Hip
112cm
Natural Accent
Australian
Ethnicity
Caucasian
Accents
Australian, American Standard, Southern
Hair Length
Shoulder Length, Past Shoulder
Hair Style
Straight, Wavy, Curly
Sport
Martial Arts, Soccer, Fishing, Golf, Roller Skating, Boxing
Circus
Stage Combat, Juggling
Drivers Licences
Car
Professional Skills
Actor, Commercial Talent, Extra (Background), Presenter, Voice Artist, Writer

Media

Public Media
3:16
Public Media
2:58
Public Media
0:43
Public Media
0:41
Public Media
0:57

Photos


Notes

Melanie has written, co-produced, co-directed and stars in short film, Accio Love. Filmed in 2020, it’s currently in postproduction and IMDB credited. Melanie was nominated for BEST SUPPORTING PERFORMER in 2019 at the OzSnax Film Awards for her role in short film, To Catch a Bunyip. She was also part of the pre-judging panel for the 2019 Sanctuary Film Festival.