Harvey Zielinski

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Gender
Male
Age Range
20 - 30
Height
179cm
Base Location
Melbourne
Available In
Adelaide, Auckland, Australian Capital Territory, Brisbane, Christchurch, Dunedin, Gold Coast, International, Melbourne, Northern Territory, Perth, Queenstown, Sydney, Tasmania, Wellington
Skills
Actor
Hair
Brown(Honey)Blonde
Eye
Blue
Memberships
M.E.A.A
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Agent

Australian Agent
Mollison Keightley Management

American Manager
Grandview
Phone
Feature Photo
Harvey Zielinski
Feature Clip

Credits

2021

Television
*Whittaker
Spreadsheet
Paramount+
Sian Davies
Theatre
Nurse
Super Perfect - development
Red Stitch Actors' Theatre
Maude Davey
Theatre
Leonard
Fast Food - development
Red Stitch Actors' Theatre
Bridget Balodis
Voice Over
Narrator
All About Yves (audiobook) - Yves Rees
Wavesound
Yen Nguyen
Television
*Jake (guest)
Metrosexual Season 2
Humdrum Comedy
Henry Boffin
Theatre
Laertes
Because The Night
Malthouse
Matthew Lutton

2020

Theatre
Various
Winter Development Retreat
Antipdoes Theatre Company
Various
Theatre
Multiple
Dame & Commander - staged reading
Antipodes Theatre Company
Maude Davey
Voice Over
Joel
The Performance (audiobook) - Claire Thomas
Wavesound
Justine Sloane-Lees
Voice Over
Voice Over Artist
Watching (audio play)
Red Stitch Actors' Theatre
Ella Caldwell
Voice Over
Voice Over Artist
NAB - Story of Progress
NAB
Clemenger BBDO Ltd
Voice Over
Narrator
Honeybee (audiobook) - Craig Silvey
Wavesound
Justine Sloane-Lees
Television
Harvey (guest)
Why Are You Like This?
ABC
Jessie Oldfield & Adam Murfet
Theatre
Performer
Gender Euphoria
Mardi Gras Festival - Seymour Centre
Co-creators Mama Alto/Maude Davey
Television
Abel (lead)
Don't Look Deeper
New Form/30 Ninjas
Catherine Hardwicke
Feature Film
Officer Jones (support)
My First Summer
Found Pictures - Stan
Katie Found

2019

Theatre
Performer
Gender Euphoria
Melbourne International Arts Festival - Arts Centre Melbourne
Co-creators Mama Alto and Maude Davey
Television
Pharmabarn Delivery Person
Get Krack!n S2
ABC Network
Antje Kulpe
Theatre
Performer
Gender Euphoria
Midsumma Festival - Arts Centre Melbourne
Co-creators Mama Alto/Maude Davey

2018

Theatre
Jake
Control - development
Red Stitch Actors' Theatre
Julian Meyrick
Stage
George Holly
Suddenly Last Summer
Red Stitch Actors' Theatre/Little Ones Theatre
Stephen Nicolazzo
Stage
Josh
The Antipodes
Red Stitch Actors' Theatre
Ella Caldwell
Stage
Assistant Director
Right Now
Red Stitch Actors' Theatre
Katy Maudlin
Stage
Max
Hir
Red Stitch Actors' Theatre
Daniel Clarke

2017

Stage
Director/ensemble member
I Will Not Be Here Long
National Theatre DS 2017 Graduates
Harvey Zielinski
Stage
Phaeton, Erysichthon, Hades, Zeus
Metamorphoses
National Theatre Drama School
Trent Baker
Stage
Co-collaborator
The Fly (development preview)
Arts Cente Melbourne
Kerith Manderson-Galvin

2016

Feature Film
*Lee
Some Happy Day
Soup Kitchen Productions
Catherine Hill
Stage
Ensemble
186,000
MKA: Theatre of New Writing
Kerith Manderson-Galvin
Television
Himself (interviewee)
You Can't Ask That
ABC Network

2015

Short Film
Sam (lead)
Coming Home
MOFILMS
Summer Deroche
Television
Chris (recurring)
Starting From...Now! Seasons 4/5
Common Language Films
Julie Kalceff

2014

Stage
Ensemble
Quills
Mockingbird Theatre Company
Chris Baldock

2013

Feature Film
Coal (lead)
Zoe.Misplaced
Stylish Lullaby Productions
Mekelle Mills
Stage
The Boy
All War is Deception
Melbourne Fringe Festival
Daniel Bowden

2012

Stage
Oficiana
The Farce of Sodom
Adelaide Fringe Festival
Stephen Warren

2009

Stage
Solo show
Death Notice
The Blue Room
Harvey Zielinski
Stage
Solo show
Death Notice
PICA
Harvey Zielinski
Stage
Emilia
Othello
Upstart Theatre Company
Jo Lamont
Stage
Ensemble
Life of Galileo
West Australian Youth Theatre Company
Garreth Bradshaw

Training

2019
Lisa Robertson Studio
Lisa Robertson MEAA masterclass
Acting
2019
Howard Fine Studio
Howard Fine and David Coury Masterclass
Acting
2019
Lisa Robertson Studio LA
Weekly Scene Study
Acting
2019*
HB Studio NYC
Uta Hagen Summer Intensive
Acting
2015 - 2017
National Theatre Drama School
Advanced Diploma of Acting
Acting
2010 - 2011
The Actors Studio
Foundation Program
Acting
2010
Acting World
Mechanics of Emotion - Chekhov
Chekhov methodology
2009
Perth Actors Collective
Screen Acting 1
Acting for screen
2008 - 2010
James Hagan Private Tuition
Voice and Acting
2005 - 2007
Actors Management
Advanced Film and TV
Film and TV
2004 - 2008
John Curtin College of the Arts
Drama Studies
Acting
2002 - 2004
New Faces Dramatic Arts
Acting for stage
Acting
1999 - 2002
Shine Performance School
Acting for stage
Acting

Skills & Attributes

Shoe Size
9
Clothing Size
Male - M
Natural Accent
Australian
Ethnicity
Caucasian
Accents
American Standard, Australian, Brooklyn, Cockney, East Coast American, English, German, Irish, Mid Western, New Zealand, Russian, Scottish, South Western, Southern, West Coast American
Hair Length
Shoulder Length
Hair Style
Wavy
Singing
Contemporary
Singing Range
Baritone
Sport
Horse Jumping, Horse Riding, Yoga
Drivers Licences
Car
Professional Skills
Actor

Media

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Notes

Harvey Zielinski is a transgender actor, writer and advocate (he/him) based in Melbourne, Australia. He is represented by Mollison Keightley Management in Australia and Grandview in L.A. He holds O1 Visa status for the U.S.A. Harvey graduated from The National Theatre Drama School in 2017, as their Cybec Foundation Scholarship recipient. Upon graduating, Harvey was immediately selected to be the Red Stitch Actors’ Theatre graduate ensemble member for 2018. Also in 2018, Harvey won a Casting Guild of Australia Rising Star Award and was a Heath Ledger Scholarship top ten finalist. Harvey plays series lead Abel in the Catherine Hardwicke (TWILIGHT) directed U.S sci-fi series, DON’T LOOK DEEPER, opposite Don Cheadle, Helena Howard, and Emily Mortimer. DON’T LOOK DEEPER premiered in 2020. In 2021, Harvey played Laertes in Malthouse Theatre Company’s production BECAUSE THE NIGHT (Matt Lutton) and shot guest roles for METROSEXUAL season 2 and SPREADSHEET (Paramount+) amongst other projects TBA. Harvey was thrilled to receive early development assistance from the Australian Broadcasting Commission for his debut feature film screenplay SWEET MILK LAKE in 2020. In 2021, SWEET MILK LAKE was selected for accelerated development by Impact Australia 2. Aside from SWEET MILK LAKE, Harvey is acting as a script consultant on a TV series currently in development with the ABC (written by Ra Chapman), and the original play concept he pitched to Malthouse Theatre has been accepted into early development. Other credits include ALL ABOUT YVES (Audiobook – Yves Rees), WHY ARE YOU LIKE THIS (ABC), MY FIRST SUMMER (FF, Katie Found, STAN), HONEYBEE (by Craig Silvey, Harvey’s first audiobook narration and shortlisted for the 2021 ABIA Audiobook of the Year), GENDER EUPHORIA (Mardi Gras Festival, Melbourne International Arts Festival, Midsumma Festival), GET KRACKIN S2 (ABC series, Kate McLennan/Kate McCartney), SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER (Red Stitch), THE ANTIPODES (Red Stitch), Hir (Red Stitch), ground-breaking documentary series YOU CAN’T ASK THAT (ABC), and STARTING FROM NOW S5/6 (SBS/web-series, Dir: Julie Kalceff, over 160 million views worldwide). AWARDS/OTHER/WRITING: 2021 - Feature film script Sweet Milk Lake selected for accelerated development by Impact Australia 2 2021 - Established production Company VERY FAMOUS FILMS 2021 - Pitched an original play concept to Malthouse Theatre, accepted into early development 2021 - Script consultant for series being developed with ABC assistance, written by Ra Chapman 2021 - Shortlisted for ABIA audiobook of the Year award - Honeybee 2020 - Feature film screenplay development funded by ABC's Fresh Start Fund - Sweet Milk Lake 2019 - Granted an O1 visa for the USA 2018 - Casting Guild of Australia Rising Star award winner 2018 - Heath Ledger Scholarship top ten finalist 2018 - Assistant Director on Right Now - Red Stitch Actors' Theatre 2018 - Recipient of Lyngally Foundation McLeod Adair development award 2018 - Selected to be the Red Stitch Actors' Theatre graduate ensemble member for 2018 2018 - Awarded an Ian Potter Foundation study grant for HB Studio NYC 2017 - National Theatre Drama School Cybec Foundation Scholarship recipient 2017 - Directed I Will Not Be Here Long at the Richmond Theatrette 2015 - Honorable Mention - Best Principle - Los Angeles Film Review - Watermelon 2010 - Rising Star award runner up - The Actors Studio 2008 - Highest Achieving Drama Studied Graduate - John Curtin College of the Arts 2004 - Most Dedicated Actor - New Faces Dramatic Arts “A joy to watch” – Time Out “His performance is remarkably complicated…” – KeithGow.com Adorable and relatable…” – Daily Review “Exceptional…” – Cinema Australia “Achingly vulnerable…” – The Age “Infinitely wise…” – The Australian “Remarkable work…” – Australian Arts Review “A dignified performance with heart and dimension” – Theatre Press “Zielinski hovers quite perfectly between confidence and uncertainty” – In Review www.harveykzielinski.com