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Biography #2Jacqueline McKenzie, a native Australian and graduate of the prestigious National Institute of Dramatic Arts, has worked extensively in films, television and theatre, both in Australia and abroad. Since receiving the Australian Theatre Critics Circle Award for Best Newcomer in 1991for her title role performance in Shaw's Saint Joan, she has starred in such films as Angel Baby, for which she received Jury Prize Best Actress at the Grand Prix Festival du Valenciennes, as well as Best Actress awards from both the Australian Film Institute and the Australian Film Critics Circle; Romper Stomper, for which she was awarded the Stockholm International Film Festival's Best Actress award and an Australian Film Critics Circle Best Actress nomination; Love from Ground Zero, Talk and Under the Lighthouse Dancing.
In addition to Saint Joan, McKenzie's other theatrical credits include Child Dancing, Hamlet, Twelfth Night, The Barber of Seville and The Master Builder. Her list of television credits includes The Battlers and Halifax.
Bio courtesy Warner Bros. (01-Jan-2000)