CAST & CREW
Peter has performed on stages around the world in theatre, musicals, bands, stand-up comedy and Voice-over work. Recent TV roles include BIKIE WARS: Brothers In Arms, RAKE and The Dr. Blake Mysteries. Feature credits include Summer Coda, Killervision and The Legend Of Ben Hall. Plus, the upcoming releases, The Debt Collector and Choir Girl. Recent short films include Zina, Scams Inc. Pete loves his family, friends and the North Melbourne Football Club. He hates injustice, littering, bullies and egg sandwiches.
Holly is a passionate young actor born and raised in Perth, where she holds a BA in Performance Studies from Curtin University. She's enthusiastic, charismatic and loves a challenge. She has performed in several plays at Curtin but recently moved to Melbourne to focus more on the screen industry. Holly has performed in a number of short student films and has just finished working on her 2017 showreel. She believes in keeping every role fresh and that relating, reacting and responding are key to successfully playing each character genuinely.
Kevin is an international voice actor of commercials, narration, e-learning and audiobooks, specialising in character work for audio dramas and video games. Kevin has voiced iconic roles, 2000AD’s Judge Dredd and Warhammer 40K’s Abaddon, and can be heard in NYVYE Studios’ P.A.M.E.L.A, Considerable Content’s Rogue Singularity, Shaolin Punk’s Night Terrace series and a host of Eipix titles. Visit kevinpowe.com for more info and he hopes you enjoy listening to YOWIE even half as much as he enjoyed being involved in making it.
Kristin is a professional voice artist, actor and musician whose TV roles include Nightmares & Dreamscapes, Neighbours and The Pacific plus feature film, The Sunset Six. Gigs regularly in popular cover band Adam 12 and acoustic duo Kristin vs the Spider. The voice of various advertising campaigns, featured artist on U.S. based Simply Scary Podcast and host of U.S. podcast Camp Creepypasta and his very own short horror story podcast: NOCTURNAL TRANSMISSIONS : short stories and mutterings from the wrong side of midnight. You can find out more about Kristin here.
George is a versatile and exciting performer and writer whose origins in Musical Theatre first saw him star in Little Shop of Horrors and Camelot. Shakespeare to mobsters, George has appeared on primetime TV in Australia and the US. Credits include, Dr. Blake Murder Mysteries, The Ex PM and Murder Calls. Often sporting a Fedora and penning his thoughts and theories on life, the universe and anything, George looks forward to working in the next Award Winning TV series or feature opposite the likes of Johnny Depp or Robert Deniro.
Kristina is a New Zealand-born actor, singer, composer who trained under Peter Oyston at Monash Academy of Performing Arts. Performing almost 30 years in theatre to critical acclaim and composing music for 5. Co-wrote and composed for Skinhouse and performed in Look At The Funny Lady, Acidtongue and Dollface and As You Like It. TV and film credits include Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries and How To Time Travel. She works in theatre in education, specialising in Shakespeare, and manages and directs up and coming drag king, Justin Teliqure. She also really digs cats.
Christina Walls is an experienced theatre actress. She returned to Melbourne in 2016 after living in NYC for 3 years, studying at The Neighborhood Playhouse School of Theatre. Theatre credits include In the Mens, Keep, Backstory, As You Like It, Proof and Bomb the Base. TV and Film credits include Winners and Losers and Quandary.
Benji developed a passion for impro as a teenager whilst attending workshops at the local youth theatre. He went on to study drama and film at Flinders University. Since moving to Melbourne he has continued to gain experience on the stage, screen and in the studio. His love of animation, video games and radio plays has lead him to focus on voice acting. In his downtime he DJs, cooks and watches too many films.
Lauren is an actor, voiceover artist, podcast co-host, writer and filmmaker. Her short film, In Life Today, premiered at the 26th International FlickerFest Short Film festival. Won Best Actress and Best Screenplay at the Gold Coast Film Festival 2017. Screen credits include Jump!, Sonnigsburg and Experience the Knowing. Also, House Husbands, Time of Our Lives, Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries and Neighbours. Co-founder of The Act of Storytelling, a monthly podcast investigating how the stories we tell challenge the human experience and how we can impact the world through art. Represented by Emma Raciti Management.
Nicole originates from Sydney where she studied acting at Ensemble Studios. After relocating to Melbourne, she completed a Bachelor of Arts in Performance and Art at Deakin University. She has performed in the Melbourne Fringe Festival play Silent Monologues and starred in the student comedic short film, Smoke. She was also an extra in Australian indie pop band ‘Client Liaison’s’ music video ‘Wildlife’ and more recently worked as an extra in Picnic at Hanging Rock, Offspring and Wrong Girl.
Justin is an award winning actor/comedian who has performed for over 20 years in film, television and theatre. Author of the comedy blog The 40YrOldDad, he's also written several unproduced features and wrote and produced his own sketch comedy TV pilot, The Wack Show. A graduate of the Advanced Diploma of Professional Screenwriting at RMIT and winner of the Screenwriting Departure Fellowship, Justin worked as Script Co-ordinator on comedy sci-fi series Trip For Biscuits before writing and producing this 5 part audio suspense thriller, 'Yowie'.
Leon is an intellectual, story-orientated, conceptual composer of cinematic music. With 10 years’ experience, he writes quality work in a vast variety of styles. Educated sound and mixing engineer, classical pianist, producer and composer. Originally from Perth, he moved to Melbourne to study Multimedia Composition at Box Hill Institute where he composed and completed several projects in collaboration with students from Swinburne and Deakin. Including documentaries, psychological thrillers, experimental comedies and avant-garde psychological shorts. Hopes to compose for future AAA game titles for companies such as CD-ProjektRed and NaughtyDog, alongside feature films from cultures outside of Australia.
James is an experienced Sound Designer and Mixer, having worked for a number of years designing and mixing for live theatrical productions. He first cut his teeth working in sound as a performer with the touring children’s theatre company Alpha Shows, producing original music and sound design for each production. He has since built on this experience with training at RMIT, completing an Advanced Diploma in Sound Production. He also works as a Theatre Technician for The Capital in Bendigo, mixing audio for theatrical productions and live events. An avid devotee of the audio drama medium, James has loved the opportunity to work on 'Yowie'.
Mitchell has an Advanced Diploma of Sound Production from RMIT and completing a Bachelor of Design (Digital Media), specializing in sound. A freelance Mastering Engineer, he's composed and recorded Sound Design for various art installations and virtual reality projects, reflecting tension and harmony between artificial and organic sounds. Highly experienced in audio recording, mixing, dialogue editing, Foley recording and all things audio. A strong interest in the psychophysiological impact of sound and how that can be used in non-musical areas such as health, psychology, industrial design and advertising amongst other things. Listen to Mitchell’s early works here.
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