TELEVISION

‘Tim Winton’s “Cloudstreet” a 3 part miniseries for ShowTime was set and shot in Perth in 2009. Directed by Matt Saville and filmed by Mark Wareham.

Featuring actors Kerry Fox, Essie Davis, Stephen Curry, Geoff Morell, Hugo Johnstone-Burt, Todd Lasance and Perth’s Emma Booth . Set in the 1940′s with Period costumes by Terri Lamera and Hair and Make-up Design and HOD by Peta.

The Great Mint Swindle,shown on the Nine Network, shot in 2010 tells the story of The 1980′s real life drama of the Gold heist from the Perth Mint.

In 2011 ‘Yagan’, the doco-drama following the history of the Nyoongar warrior Yagan.

The highly acclaimed telemovie “The King- The Story of Graham Kennedy” directed by Matt Saville and starring Stephen Curry as Kennedy glimpses into the life of Graham Kennedy through the 1950′s, 1960′s and 1970′s.

Stephen, who received an AFI for his portrayal, was part of an impressive cast including Garry McDonald, Shaun Micallef, Stephen Hall (Burt Newton), Jane Allsop (Noeline Brown) and Steve Bisley. The challenges for Make-up involved the design and evolution of many of the characters over 3 decades, recreating real people in the early years of Australian Television.

Peta has worked on the iconic Australian series ‘Blue Heelers’. Also ‘Stingers’, ‘Sensing Murder’, and ‘Australia’s Most Wanted’ where her love for blood and guts make-up could be employed.

In 2003 Peta received an AFI nomination for her creative work on the sketch Comedy Series ‘Big Bite’ after many years working at Channel 7 on shows such as ‘Full Frontal’, ‘Big Girls Blouse’, ‘Fast Forward’ and ‘Jimeoin’.

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