Rachael BlakePlays Marion Frith
Rachael Blake will next be seen in Simon Baker's feature film Breath. She was most recently seen in the Australian Broadcasting Corporation series Rake, James Vanderbilt's feature Truth, alongside Cate Blanchett and Robert Redford, and Alex Proyas's Gods of Egypt, alongside Nikolaj Coster-Waldau and Gerard Butler. Rachael's role in the independent feature film Melody won her the Best Actress award at the 2014 Montreal Film Festival. Her other feature credits include Stephen Lance's My Mistress; Julia Leigh's Sleeping Beauty, which screened in competition at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival; Cherry Tree Lane; Pinprick; Summer, opposite Robert Carlyle; Derailed, with Clive Owen; Alkinos Tsilimidos's Tom White, which earned her Best Supporting Actress nominations for the AFI and Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards; Perfect Strangers, for which she won for Best Actress at Fantasporto and Vladivostok International Film Festival; Ray Lawrence's Lantana, her performance in which saw her awarded the AFI Award, IF Award and a nomination for an FCCA Award for Best Actress; Blindman's Bluff; Paws and Whispering in the Dark. Rachael has also won both an AFI and a Silver Logie for her television work and has appeared in some of Australia's most popular television series, including Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, Wildside, Water Rats, Home and Away, Heartbreak High, The Straits and Grass Roots. Her other television credits include The Diplomat, Bon Voyage, Fire, Corrigan, Pacific Drive, Nowhere to Land, The Three Stooges, Auf Wiedersehen, Pet,Clapham Junction, Suburban Shootout, Inspector Lewis, False Witness (known as The Diplomat in the U.S.), The Prisoner and Hawke. She was awarded the Australian Centenary Medal for her services to the Australian film industry in 2001.