Basic Information About Robyn Malcolm
|Category||Celebrities › Actors|
|Date of birth||1965-03-15 (58 years old)|
|Place of birth||Ashburton|
|Spouse||28 May - Allan Clark ( 2000 - 11 October 2007) (divorced) (2 children)|
|Social Media||↗︎ Wikipedia ↗︎ IMDb|
What Movie Awards did Robyn Malcolm win?
Robyn Malcolm roles
|Movie / Series||Role|
|The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers||Morwen|
|The Lovely Bones||Foreman's Wife (uncredited)|
|Harrow||Maxine Pavich 20 episodes, 2018-2019|
|Rake||Kirsty Corella 11 episodes, 2010-2014|
|Wanted||Donna Walsh 10 episodes, 2016-2018|
|The Code||Marina Baxter 6 episodes, 2016|
|The Brokenwood Mysteries||Ruth 1 episode, 2015|
|The Outpost||The Mistress 23 episodes, 2018-2019|
|Top of the Lake||Anita 7 episodes, 2013|
|My Life Is Murder||Tamara 1 episode, 2021|
|Upper Middle Bogan||Julie Wheeler 24 episodes, 2013-2016|
Robyn Malcolm: From Small-Town New Zealand to International Hollywood
Robyn Malcolm is a woman of many talents. From award-winning actress to social activist and filmmaker, she has carved out a niche for herself in the competitive world of Hollywood entertainment. With a net worth of $5 million, Malcolm’s talent and dedication have brought her far from her humble beginnings in Ashburton, Canterbury, New Zealand.
Net Worth Details
As of 2021, Robyn Malcolm’s net worth stands at $5 million. Her acting career has been the primary source of her wealth. She has acted in television series, films, and theatre productions throughout her career. Her work also includes advocacy for equity, diversity, and inclusion in Hollywood.
What is Robyn Malcolm Known For?
Robyn Malcolm is best known for her starring roles in several popular television series, including Outrageous Fortune, Rake, and Upper Middle Bogan. She also appeared in several blockbuster films such as The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers and The Lovely Bones.
Early Life and Education
Robyn Malcolm was born in Ashburton, Canterbury, New Zealand in March 1965. She grew up in a middle-class family and attended high school in her hometown. She was always interested in acting, even as a child. Malcolm pursued her passion and graduated from Toi Whakaari, New Zealand’s National Drama School, in 1985.
After graduation, Malcolm began her acting career in New Zealand’s television industry. She landed her first regular role on the series
Shark in the Park from 1989 to 1991. She continued to work in New Zealand television and landed the role of Nurse Ellen Crozier on the long-running medical drama Shortland Street
. In 1996, Malcolm made her film debut in the Australian movie The Last Tattoo.
Malcolm’s career saw a significant shift in 2005 when she landed the lead role of Cheryl West in the popular New Zealand television series Outrageous Fortune. The series ran for six seasons and four specials. This role established Malcolm as a leading actress in New Zealand’s entertainment industry.
Since appearing in Outrageous Fortune, Malcolm’s career has focused more on Hollywood productions. She has had roles in blockbuster films like The Lord of the Rings trilogy, The Lovely Bones, and Sylvia. She has also appeared in critically acclaimed television series such as Top of the Lake and Rake.
Robyn Malcolm has been recognised for her work both nationally and internationally. She has received numerous awards and nominations throughout her career, including Best Supporting Actress at the New Zealand Film Awards two years in a row (2005 and 2006) for her role in Outrageous Fortune. Malcolm has also been a fierce advocate for social change in Hollywood. She advocates for greater inclusion of women, ethnic minorities, and LGBTQ+ people in the entertainment industry.
Despite her success on-screen, Malcolm’s passion for acting is grounded in theatre. In 2003, she won an International Actors Fellowship and performed at the Globe Theatre in London. Her love for theatre remains, as she continues to act in stage productions, including Stella in The Unforgiven.
Robyn Malcolm is a talented actress and an inspiring public figure, advocating and fighting for equitable representation and access to opportunities for all people regardless of gender or race. She has worked tirelessly to succeed in her craft and continues to be a shining example of professionalism, graciousness and humility in the entertainment industry.
Interesting Facts about Robyn Malcolm
- She performed in New Zealand theater for seven years before winning the role of Ellen on "Shortland Street".
- She has two sons (born 2004 & 2005) with her ex husband.
- She co-founded New Zealand Actors Company with Katie Wolfe
- She graduated from Toi Whakaari: New Zealand Drama School in 1987.
- Acting as Mary Stuart in the Auckland Theatre Company's production of Schillers "Mary Stuart". Elizabeth Hawthorne plays Queen Elizabeth I. [May 2011]
- She won the TV Guides "Sexiest Woman on Television" 4 times running from 2006-2009.
- She played Shen Te/Shui Ta in the Auckland Theatre Company production of Berold Brechts "The Good Soul of Szechuan" in 2014.
- She won 11 Best Actress awards for her role as Cheryl West in the TV Series "Outrageous Fortune" between 2005-2010.
- She created and produced and starred in NZ TV series "Agent Anna".
- Of Clan Malcolm.