Rae Johnston

Vitals

Gender
Female
Age Range
27 - 37
Height
161cm
Base Location
Sydney
Available In
Adelaide, Auckland, Australian Capital Territory, Brisbane, Christchurch, Dunedin, Gold Coast, International, Melbourne, Northern Territory, Perth, Queenstown, Sydney, Tasmania, Wellington
Skills
Actor, Journalist, Stage Manager, Light Operator, Sound Operator, Production Manager, Commercial Talent, Corporate, Extra (Background), Model, Presenter, Stand-up Comedian, Variety Artist, Voice Artist, Writer, Producer
Hair
Brown, Dark Brown
Eye
Blue, Blue / Green, Green, Blue / Grey
Memberships
M.E.A.A

Agent

Agent
Morrissey Management (formerly Mark Morrissey and Associates)
Phone

Feature Photo
Rae Johnston

Credits

2020

Online
Science & Technology Editor
NITV
SBS
Television
Science & Technology Editor
Nula
NITV
Television
Host
NITV News
SBS
Television
Co-Host
The Vigil: Live
NITV
Television
Guest Host
Small Business Secrets
SBS
Television
Guest
Download This Show
ABC
Presenter
MC
Science In Australia Gender Equity Awards
Australian Academy of Science
Presenter
Speaker
The Ethics Of Art & Violence
The Ethics Centre/Museum of Contemporary Art
Radio
Technology Correspondent
Breakfast
ABC Radio Melbourne
Radio
Regular Guest
Drive - Tech Heads Segment
Radio National
Radio
Guest
Download This Show
Radio National

2019

Online
Science & Technology Editor
NITV
SBS
Online
Editor
Junkee
Junkee Media
Other
Columnist
Tech Expert
Elle Australia
Television
Janali Banks
Space Nova
ABC/Nine
Television
Host
The Point
NITV
Television
Regular Guest
Download This Show
ABC News 24
Television
Regular Guest
The Project
Channel Ten
Television
Regular Guest
The Feed
SBS
Presenter
MC
Game Connect Asia Pacific Conference
Game Developer's Association Of Australia
Presenter
MC
The Melbourne Entrepreneurship Gala
Launch Vic/The University of Melbourne
Presenter
MC
Australian STEM Video Game Challenge
Australian Council for Educational Research
Presenter
MC
Oz Comic Con
ReedPop
Presenter
MC
Indigicon
Indigenous Comic Con
Presenter
MC
Game For Change Lunch
Film Victoria
Presenter
MC
Good Game Spawn Point Q&A
PAX Australia
Presenter
MC
Innovator To Market Academy
CSIRO
Presenter
MC
Indigi Hack Young Innovators Awards
Indigi Lab/NCIE
Presenter
MC
International Women's Day Breakfast
The George Institute
Presenter
MC
Eve Ewing Interview
Melbourne Writers Festival
Presenter
MC
Indigi Hack
Indigi Lab
Presenter
Keynote Speaker
Sydney Women's March
Women's March
Presenter
Keynote Speaker
PopFest
Sydney University
Presenter
Keynote Speaker
Dream Summit
Indigenous Entrepreneurship Sydney
Presenter
Keynote Speaker
Social Media Day
University Of NSW
Presenter
Speaker
Media Talks
The Walkley Foundation
Presenter
Speaker
Women In Leadership Summit
The Leadership Institute
Presenter
Speaker
What Makes A Good Game?
Melbourne Writers Festival
Presenter
Speaker
Science In the City
The Australian Museum
Presenter
Speaker
Women In Gaming Panel
Microsoft
Radio
Regular Guest
Download This Show
ABC Radio National
Radio
Regular Guest
Tech Heads
ABC Radio National
Radio
Regular Guest
Stop Everything!
ABC Radio National
Radio
Regular Guest
Breakfast Editors
ABC Radio National
Radio
Regular Guest
Hack
Triple J
Radio
Guest
702 ABC Sydney Radio
ABC
Radio
Guest
Offline Podcast
Alison Rice
Online
Ambassador
Cure Cancer
Online
Ambassador
St Vincent De Paul
Other
Advisor
Leonardo Group
Science Gallery
Other
Federal Councillor
Media Council
MEAA

2018

Online
Editor
Junkee
Junkee Media
Online
Editor
Gizmodo Australia
Allure Media
Television
Host
That Startup Show
Television
Host
The Feed
SBS
Television
Host
Rewired
NITV
Television
Regular Guest
News 24
ABC
Television
Guest
The Drum
ABC
Television
Guest
A Current Affair
Channel Nine
Television
Guest
The Project
Ten
Presenter
MC
The Australian STEM Video Game Challenge Awards
Australian Council for Educational Research
Presenter
MC
The Australian Game Developer Awards
GCAP
Presenter
MC
Hybrid World Tech Conference
Hybrid World Adelaide
Presenter
MC
Professor Toby Walsh Talk/Artificial Intelligence
Sydney Writer's Festival
Presenter
MC
Culture Up Late: Barrabugu
Australian Museum
Presenter
MC
The International Digital Health Symposium
The George Insititute
Presenter
Speaker
PAX Australia
ReedPop
Presenter
Speaker
What’s In My Wardrobe? Sustainable Fashion Panel
Vinnies
Radio
Guest
Breakfast Editors
ABC Radio Sydney
Radio
Guest
Stop Everything!
ABC Radio National
Radio
Producer & Host
Static Podcast
Allure Media
Radio
Host
That Startup Show Podcast
Radio
Regular Guest
Download This Show
ABC Radio National
Radio
Regular Guest
Drive
ABC Radio National
Radio
Guest
Drive
2SER

2017

Online
Editor
Gizmodo Australia
Allure Media
Television
Host
The Point
NITV
Television
Host
The Feed
SBS Viceland
Television
Host
Small Business Secrets
SBS
Television
Guest
The Project
Ten
Voice Over
Various
Australian Government Announcements
I&G Media
Philip Muscatello
Stage
Comedian
Nailed It
Giant Dwarf Theatre
Presenter
MC
Australian Game Developer Awards
GCAP
Presenter
MC
Robotronica
QUT
Presenter
MC
BAHFest
Sydney Science Festival
Presenter
MC
Haven Video Game Expo
Presenter
MC
Comic Gong
Wollongong City Library
Presenter
MC
CEO of Eventbrite, Julia Hartz, Fireside Chat
Business Chicks
Presenter
Keynote Speaker
Koorie Youth Summit
Koorie Youth Council
Presenter
MC
Goulburn Comic Con
Goulburn City Council
Presenter
Speaker
PAX Australia
ReedPop
Presenter
Speaker
Changing The Game
ACMI
Presenter
Speaker
Make It Happen
NSW Youth Council
Presenter
Speaker
Girls Make Games
AIE
Presenter
Speaker
GX Australia
Radio
Regular Guest
ABC Radio
ABC
Radio
Guest
Hack
Triple J
Radio
Guest
Drive
2SER
Radio
Guest
Download This Show
Radio National
Web Series
Guest
Gaming & Mental Health Series
Checkpoint

2016

Online
Journalist
Gizmodo Australia
Allure Media
Television
Host
Movie Mob
NITV
Television
Weekly Guest
The Point With Stan Grant
NITV
Television
Regular Guest
Project
Ten
Television
Regular Guest
The Feed
SBS
Television
Regular Guest
Today
Channel Nine
Television
Guest
Today Tonight
Channel 7
Television
Guest
Channel 7 News
Channel 7
Television
Guest
Sunrise
Channel 7
Television
Guest
SBS World News
SBS
Television
Guest
Channel Ten News
Ten
Voice Over
Various
Australian Government Announcements
I&G Media
Philip Muscatello
Radio
Producer & Host
Static Podcast
Allure Media
Radio
Weekly Guest
Breakfast with Matt & Alex
Triple J
Radio
Weekly Guest
Drive
2CC Canberra
Radio
Regular Guest
ABC Canberra
ABC Radio National
Radio
Regular Guest
What The Frak
SBS Sub Pop Asia
Radio
Regular Guest
Download This Show
ABC Radio National
Radio
Regular Guest
Drive
2SER Radio
Radio
Guest
Awaye!
ABC Radio National
Radio
Guest
Drive
2UE
Radio
Guest
Drive
Star FM
Radio
Guest
ABC Ballarat
ABC Radio National
Radio
Guest
ABC Newcastle
ABC Radio National
Radio
Guest
ABC 744 Melbourne
ABC Radio
Radio
Guest
The Fourth Quarter
2SER Radio
Radio
Guest
Hack
Triple J
Radio
Guest
Sass Effect
Podcast
Radio
Guest
Game Hugs
Podcast
Presenter
MC
The Australian Game Developer Awards
GCAP/Film Victoria
Presenter
MC
GRAPHIC Festival
The Sydney Opera House
Presenter
MC
The Australian Championships of Cosplay
Oz Comic Con
Presenter
MC
Suicide Squad Premiere Screening
Roadshow Films
Presenter
MC
Batman V Superman Premiere
Roadshow Films
Presenter
MC
Official Star Wars Mannequin Challenge
Disney
Presenter
MC
Haven Video Game Expo
Haven
Presenter
MC
Comic Gong
Wollongong Council
Presenter
Co-Host
Bonus Stage (Monthly Show)
Giant Dwarf Theatre
Presenter
Speaker
PAX Australia
ReedPop
Presenter
Speaker
RTX Australia
Rooster Teeth
Presenter
Speaker
GX Australia

2015

Commercial
Hero/Self
Animal Crossing Video Game Special
Nickelodeon
Radio
Monthly Guest
What's On Your Mind?
Radio National
Television
Regular Guest
MORNINGS
Channel Nine
Radio
Regular Guest
Drive
2UE
Radio
Regular Guest
Download This Show
Radio National
Presenter
Speaker
Bonus Stage
Giant Dwarf Theatre
Online
Regular Guest
Kapow! Comic Book Show
Ben Shackleford
Voice Over
Various
Australian Government Announcements
I&G Media
Phillip Muscatello
Voice Over
Announcer
Thailand Tourism
I&G Media
Phillip Muscatello
Presenter
MC
GRAPHIC Festival
The Sydney Opera House
Presenter
MC
The Australian Championships of Cosplay
Oz ComicCon
Presenter
MC
Australian Game Developer Awards
GCAP
Presenter
MC
Shoalhaven Superheroes Pop Culture Festival
Shoalhaven Council
Presenter
MC
Comic Gong
Wollongong Council
Presenter
Speaker
Haven Video Game Expo
Presenter
Speaker
PAX Australia
ReedPop
Presenter
Speaker
Cherchez La Femme
Presenter
Speaker
Gaming & Comics Event
Ryde Youth Council
Presenter
Speaker
Girls Make Games
AIE
Online
Speaker
Indigenous Storytelling And Games Panel
Freeplay Online Festival

2014

Radio
Regular Guest
What's On Your Mind?
Radio National
Radio
Regular Guest
Drive
2UE
Television
Regular Guest
MORNINGS
Channel Nine
Short Film
Support (Ingrid Miller)
I'm You, Dickhead
Lucas Testro
Short Film
Support (Wonder Woman)
Bane and Maamoon
Alistair Brown
Television
Host
Illest TV
Aussie Coast Media
Television
Guest
Good Game
ABC
Television
Guest
Studio 10
Ten
Voice Over
Various
Australian Government Announcements
I&G Media
Phillip Muscatello
Presenter
MC
Australian Game Developer Awards
GCAP
Presenter
Speaker
PAX Australia
Online
Producer & Host
Tech Space
Tech Space
Rae Johnston

2013

Online
Lifestyle Editor
Techlife
Bauer Media
Tony Sarno
Radio
Regular Guest
Download This Show
ABC Radio National
Television
Regular Guest
MORNINGS
Channel Nine
Television
Regular Guest
Good Game
ABC
Online
Regular Guest
Kapow! Comic Book Show
Kapow!
Ben Shakleford
Online
Regular Guest
Kings of the Round Table
Kapow!
Ben Shakleford
Radio
Guest
1377 MyMP with Glenn Ridge
1377 MyMP
Radio
Guest
The GAP Podcast
GameArena
Radio
Guest
RawDLC
Podcast
Voice Over
Lead
Attack Earth! (Radio Play)
Expect Problems
Rohan Harris
Stage
Lead (Jadah Nurra)
Winyanboga Yurringa
National Play Festival
Leah Purcell
Television
Host
Illest TV
Aussie Coast Productions
Television
Host
New Game Plus
NewGamePlusTV/C31
Television
Host
Serpent Trails
I&G Media
Voice Over
Various
Australian Government Announcements
I&G Media
Phillip Muscatello
Presenter
MC
Australian Game Developer Awards
GCAP
Presenter
MC
EB Expo
Presenter
MC
DC Comics Trivia Night
Warner Bros.
Presenter
Speaker
PAX Australia
Online
Producer, Writer & Host
Geek Bomb
Geek Bomb
Rae Johnston & Maude Garrett

2012

Online
Producer, Writer & Host
Techlife
ACP Magazines
Tony Sarno
Feature Film
Lead (Ellen)
The Summit
Dark Road Media
Mike Holligan
Short Film
Lead
All The Wrong Places
ATWP Productions
Tim McPherson
Short Film
Support
The Chuck In (Post production)
Screen Australia Flash Black Initiative
Jon Bell
Stage
Lead (Jadah Nurra)
Winyanboga Yurringa (Reading)
Playwriting Australia
Andrea James & Leah Purcell
Voice Over
Various
Australian Government Announcements
I&G Media
Lee Hubber/Philip Muscatello
Presenter
Speaker
EB Expo
Presenter
MC
Supanova Melbourne
Presenter
MC
Supanova Sydney

2011

Television
Host
Save Point
Fox 8
Video
Lead
Wedding Day - Cameron Daddo: Music Video
Red Rebel Music
Karen Waters
Video
Lead
Bollywood Cowboy - Brewn': Music Video
Luke Oldknow
Voice Over
Various
Australian Government Announcements
I&G Media
Phillip Muscatello
Photograph / Stills
Model
You're the only girl in the world campaign
Iconic Bride Photography
Norina Jane
Photograph / Stills
Model
Takeshii Jewellery Campaign
Hanae Satomura MUA
Sierng Creative
Photograph / Stills
Model
November Issue Cover & Feature Article
CORE Magazine
RandR Digital Imaging
Photograph / Stills
Model
Short+Sweet 2012 Campaign
Short +Sweet Theatre Festival
Jom Spencer
Presenter
MC
EB Expo

2010

Stage
Support (Sylvie)
The Odd Couple(Female Version)
CABLE
Jim Kelly
Voice Over
Various
Australian Government Announcements
I&G Media
Phillip Muscatello
Photograph / Stills
Model
Lowanna Series
Wayne Quilliam
Wayne Quilliam

Training

1999 - 1999
The Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre
Acting
Stage and Screen
2005 - 2005
Eora College for Indigenous & Performing Arts
Cert III Theatre Performance & Practices
Acting for stage & camera, presenting, stage management, lighting, sound.

Skills & Attributes

Shoe Size
8
Clothing Size
Female - 8
Natural Accent
Australian
Ethnicity
Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander, Greek, Caucasian
Accents
Aboriginal, American Standard, Australian, English
Languages
Aboriginal Language Family, English, Spanish
Hair Length
Shoulder Length, Collar
Hair Style
Straight, Wavy
Sport
Abseiling, Aerobics, Archery, Boxing, Cycling, Hockey, Horse Riding, Martial Arts, Motorcross, Pilates, Rock Climbing , Roller Blading, Rowing, Soccer, Swimming, Yoga, Golf, Bowls, Netball, Ice Skating, Roller Skating, Tennis, Table Tennis, Athletics
Circus
Clown, Stage Combat
Drivers Licences
Car
Model Work Types
Commercial, Hair, Hands, Feet
Professional Skills
Actor, Journalist, Stage Manager, Light Operator, Sound Operator, Production Manager, Commercial Talent, Corporate, Extra (Background), Model, Presenter, Stand-up Comedian, Variety Artist, Voice Artist, Writer, Producer

Photos


Notes

AWARDS 2019 Gender Equality InGames List 2019 Australian Game Developer Awards - Lighting The Way Award Winner for advocacy and support of the Australian games industry 2019 B&T Australia Women In Media Awards - Journalist/Producer Finalist - People's Choice Award Nominee 2019 Samsung IT Journalism Awards - Best News Coverage Finalist (Junkee) - Best Business Coverage Finalist (Junkee) - Best Consumer Technology Coverage Finalist (Junkee) - Best Gaming Coverage Finalist (Junkee) - Best Technology Industry Journalist Finalist 2018 Australian Games Awards - Journalist of The Year Winner - The Gamechanger Award Winner 2018 Pause Fest Creator Awards - Silent Achiever Winner 2018 MCV Pacific Women In Games - Top 50 List - Journalist of the Year Finalist - Outstanding Achievement Finalist 2018 B&T Women In Media Awards - Journalist/Producer Finalist - People's Choice Award Nominee 2018 ACS IT Journalism Awards: - Best Technical Journalist Finalist - Best News Coverage Finalist (Gizmodo Australia) 2017 ACS IT Journalism Awards: - Best Consumer Technology Journalist Finalist - Best Technical Journalist Finalist - Best News Coverage Finalist (Gizmodo Australia) - Best Consumer Technology Coverage Finalist (Gizmodo Australia) 2017 Xbox MCV Pacific Top 30 Women In Games: "The Game Changers" 2016 Publish Awards Best Podcast Finalist (Static) 2016 Xbox MCV Pacific Women In Games Awards Woman of the Year Finalist 2016 Mastercard IT Journalism Awards -Best Audio Program Finalist (Static) -Best Video program Finalist (Static) 2015 Xbox MCV Pacific Women in Games Awards Ambassador Award Finalist 2015 Microsoft IT Journalism Awards: - Best Consumer Technology Journalist Finalist - Best Video Program Finalist (MORNINGS Tech Segments) 2013 Microsoft IT Journalism Awards: - Best New Journalist Finalist - Best Video Program Finalist (TechLife) 2014 AGGN Gaming Entertainer of the Year Nominee 2013 AGGN Gaming Entertainer of the Year Nominee 2012 AGGN Gaming Entertainer of the Year Nominee 2011 AGGN Gaming Entertainer of the Year Nominee 2005 TAFE State Medal: Theatre Performance & Practices ADDITIONAL CREDITS (Pre-2010) TELEVISION 2007 - Guest CATALYST ABC 2006 - Support GAMES OF INNOCENCE TVS Frank Cain 2003 - Featured THE COOKS Network Ten Various 2002 - Featured HOME AND AWAY Channel 7 Various ONLINE 2011- 2012 Co-Creator & Presenter GEEK BOMB Rae Johnston & Maude Garrett 2011 - Roxy Walker (Lead) DEADHEART: WEB SERIES Seraphic Films Kristy Best 2011 - Presenter CHANNEL WHITSUNDAYS ChannelWhitsundays.com John Nayler STAGE 2006 - Ensemble THE LOST PRINCESS Short & Sweet, Violeta Ayala 2006 - Karen Patterson IT'S MY PARTY (AND I'LL DIE IF I WANT TO) Wollongong Workshop Theatre, Ivan J.Sumelj 2005 - Witch #2 & Gentlewoman BLACK BETHY - THE STORY PF MACBETH Eora College/Liza-Marie Syron VOICEOVER 2007 - Announcer CANTEEN - BANDANNA DAY Martin Guinness 2005 - 2010 Multiple Roles AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCEMENTS I&G Media Lee Hubber FEATURE FILM 2007 - Lead (Jessica Meadows) DEVILS GATEWAY Silverbullet Productions, Alexander Herget SHORT FILM 2008 - Lead SINS, SIR? Flickapoliton, Christopher Collins 2007 - Lead BRAINSTORM Flickapoliton, Christopher Collins 2007 - Lead NAUGHTY Greg Mackenzie 2006 - Lead THE CRANE Metro Screen, Kyas Sherriff 2006 - Support COLOURBLIND GOLDFISH Skipper Jai Films, Jared Beekhuyzen 2006 - Support TATTOO LOVE Sold Out Productions/Doninck Cartoons, Nick Van Doninck 2006 - Lead DOWN THE GURGLER Jason Carter 2006 - Support THE HANGMAN Brian Sisk 2006 - Support DOWN AND OUT Adam Gillespie 2006 - Support THE AD Liz Cooper 2005 - Ensemble 11 STEMS Milko Productions/Sarah Spillane 2005 - Lead THE COOTIES Guy Simon 2005 - Support Wandhi Bungabura Media, Leah Purcell TVC Experienced in 100% TVC - list upon request MUSIC VIDEO 2007 - Lead TOWNHALLSTEPS/BREATHE Roving Mars Productions, Tobias McCallum PHOTOGRAPH / STILLS 2013 - Model HUNTER VALLEY WEDDING PLANNER MAGAZINE Thierry Boudin Photography 2013 - Model NATURAL LIGHT PORTRAITS Original Sin Photography 2012 - Model EVERYONE'S A COMEDIAN Glenn Marsden Photography 2012 - Model CREATIVE PORTRAITS Michael Hills Photography 2012 - Model TRIBAL BEAUTY Moddscapes Photography Geoff Coleman 2012 - Model IN THE BOX Red Panda Photography Asher Robinson 2012 - Model CREATIVE MAKEUP JPH Photography Joel Glover 2012 - Model DEPRESSION SERIES RandR Digital Imaging Russ Benning 2012 - Model THE CITY Crossland Photography Troy Crossland 2011 - Model CREATIVE FLASH WORKSHOP Creative Photo Workshops Shelton Muller 2011 - Model NATURAL LIGHT Creative Photo Workshops Shelton Muller 2011 - Model BRIDAL WORKSHOP Creative Photo Workshops Shelton Muller 2011 - Model SKIN, SWEAT & DENIM EXHIBITION James Broadhurst Photography James Broadhurst 2011 - Model THE ACTRESS Jaclyn Treu Jaclyn Treu 2011 - Model THE BEACH Crossland Photography Troy Crossland 2011 - Model LOWANNA II Wayne Quilliam Wayne Quilliam 2010 - Model PROJECT 52 Jaclyn Treu Jaclyn Treu