Val Lehman

Vitals

Gender
Female
Age Range
65 - 100
Height
165cm
Base Location
Brisbane
Available In
Brisbane
Skills
Actor, Director, Musical Theatre, Voice Artist, Writer
Hair
Fair
Eye
Blue / Green
Memberships
M.E.A.A

Agent

Acting Agent
JM Agency

Feature Photo
Val Lehman

Credits

2017

Television
Joanna Swartz
Neighbours
Fremantle Media
various

2016

Television
contestant
I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here
Ten Network
Alex Mavroidakas
Television
Guest contestant
Celeb family Feud
Fremantle Media

2014

Musical Theatre
Miss Lynch
Grease
Gordon Frost

2013

Musical Theatre
Miss Lynch
Grease
Gordon Frost

2012

Musical Theatre
Aunt Eller
Oklahoma
Harvest Rain
Tim O'Connor

2010

Stage
Mrs Meadow
Steaming
Jally Productions
Val Lehman
Television
Dorothy Denzel
City Homicide
Seven Network
Stage
Mrs Meadow,
Jally Productions
Val Lehman

2009

Feature Film
guest
Charlie and Boots

Television
Maggie Brooks
All Saints
Seven Network
Television
Bonnie Crossing
Blue Heelers
Ray Quint
Television
Rita O'Riley
MDA
Television
Colleen, Mother of the Bride
Secret Bridesmaids’ Business
ABC
Television
Joyce Cassidy
Somthing In The Air,
ABC/Simpson Le Mesurier
Television
Rose Kinsella
Good Guys, Bad Guys
Paul Maloney
Feature Film
Law of the Land
Roadshow Coote & Carrol
Television
Bea Smith (regular)
Prisoner,
Grundy Television

Skills & Attributes

Shoe Size
8
Clothing Size
Female - 16
Natural Accent
Australian, English
Ethnicity
East European, West European
Accents
American Standard, Australian, East Coast American, English, French, German, Irish, Italian, Russian, Scottish, Southern, West Coast American
Hair Length
Shoulder Length
Hair Style
Wavy
Singing
Show
Singing Range
Mezzo Soprano
Sport
Bowls, Horse Riding, Swimming, Tennis
Drivers Licences
Car
Professional Skills
Actor, Director, Musical Theatre, Voice Artist, Writer

Photos


Notes

Member of both British & Australian Equity. Val is probably best known for her portrayal of Bea Smith, in the highly successful Australian series "Prisoner". It won Val two best television actress awards in Australia, (Logies 1981 & '82) and the coveted Silver Logie. However, Val is not simply a "Soap Celebrity", having worked in all facets of the profession. Here is a brief overview of her roles: TELEVISION: MDA, (Rita O'Reilly). ABC/Screentime P/L. Secret Bridesmaids' Business, ( Colleen, Mother of the Bride). ABC Telemovie. Blue Heelers, (Ivy Henderson) Dir: Ray Quint Somthing In The Air, (Joyce Cassidy). ABC/Simpson Le Mesurier. Pizza, (Top Dog). SBS Blue Heelers, (Bonnie Crossing). Dir: Ray Quint. Good Guys, Bad Guys, (Rose Kinsella). Dir: Paul Maloney Wilderness, (Vet), Dir: Ben Bolt. Red Rooster Prod. ITV. Law of the Land, Roadshow Coote & Carrol Prisoner, (Bea Smith), Grundy Television The Flying Doctors, Crawford Prod. MINI-SERIES: A Fortunate Life, (Mum Facey). Dir: Marcus Cole. PBL Army Wifes, (Mother). Dir: Denny Lawrence Outbreak of Love, (Mrs. Montalban). Dir: Oscar Whitbread. ABC. FILM: Call Me Mum, Script development (2004) Kitty & The Bagman, (Big Lil). Dir: Donald Crombie I Live With Me Dad, (Barmaid). THEATRE: Misery, (Annie Wilkes). Dir: Kenneth Alan Taylor. TABS National Tour When We Are Married, (Mrs Northrop). Dir: Anthony Tuckey. Wolsey Ipswich Chicago, (Momma Morton), Dir: Derek Killeen, Key Peterborough Secret of Beatrix Potter, (Beatrix Potter). Dir: Adrian Jones, Redgrave Farnham. Driving Miss Daisy, (Miss Daisy), Dir: Derek Killeen, Key Peterborough Steel Magnolias, (Ouiser),Dir: Derek Killeen, Kenwrights Tour. Aladdin, (Empress of China). Dir: Norman Murray, Hazemead Productions. Summer of the Seventeeth Doll, (Pearl). Dir: John Adams, Birmingham Rep. Lady Chatterley's Lover, (Mrs. Bolton). Dir: Graham Watkins, National No. 1 Tour. Chatterley - The Trial, (Oxford Don). Dir: Bill Banks-Jones, Redgrave Farnham. Wizard of Oz, (Wicked Witch of the West), Dir: Andrew Richards, Ramsgate Summer Anyone for Murder, (Mary). Dir: Andrew Richards, Nat. No. 1 Tour. Prisoner - Great Escape, (Self). Dir: Charles Collins, Eve Promotions Tours. Touch of Silk, (Mum). Dir: Terry Clarke. M.T.C. Streetcar Named Desire, (Eunice). Dir: Roger Hodgman M.T.C. Lie of the Mind, (Lorraine). Dir: Simon Phillips. M.T.C. Trafford Tanzi, (Mother). Dir: Rodney Fisher. Wilton Morley In Duty Bound, (Fania). Dir: Greg Gesh. R.Q.T.C. The Foreigner, (Betty). Dir: Terry Clarke.