Bachelor of Arts 1993
With over 20 years of service in the film, television and theatre industries, Susie Porter has a reputation as one of Australia’s most outstanding actors. Her diverse acting skills have won Susie successful lead and supporting roles in over 20 films, 39 television series and 11 theatre productions, both locally and abroad. She is known for her creativity, courage and innovation in her willingness to delve into new and controversial roles.
Susie has played alongside some of the most influential names in film, and is credited as one of National Institute of Dramatic Arts’ notable alumni. In recognition of her talent and contribution as an artist, Susie has been nominated for six AFI awards, winning three, including two Best Lead Actress awards, as well as winning a Most Outstanding Actress Logie award. Regarded as a respected spokesperson of the Australian film and television industry, Susie regularly features as special guest speaker at festivals and events.
Photo credit: James Green for the Sydney Theatre Company