Degree: Bachelor of Arts QUT
Location: West Hollywood, CA
|HASHTAG||LEAD||RUNIC FILMS AND|
LITTLE EMPIRE PRODUCTIONS
|WHISKY SOUR||LEAD||LUCUS CUMSHAW|
|QUANTUM APOCALYPSE||LEAD||BULLET FILMS|
|SHOWDOWN AT AREA 51||LEAD||NU IMAGE|
|LAST TRAIN TO FREO||LEAD||TAYLOR MEDIA|
|STAR TREK CONTINUES||LEAD||TREK CONTINUES INC.|
|JIM HENSON'S CREATURE SHOP CHALLENGE||HOST||SYFY CHANNEL HENSON COMPANY|
|TRICKY BUSINESS||SERIES LEAD||SCREENTIME|
|RESCUE SPECIAL OPS||SERIES LEAD||SOUTHERN STAR|
|THE STARTER WIFE||SUPPORTING||USA/JON AVNET|
|FARSCAPE||SERIES LEAD||THE JIM HENSON COMPANY|
|PEACEKEEPER WARS||SERIES LEAD||THE JIM HENSON COMPANY|
|THE SECRET LIFE OF US||SERIES LEAD||SOUTHERN STAR|
|STINGERS||SERIES LEAD||BEYOND/SIMPSON LE MESURIER|
|4.48 PSYCHOSIS||LEAD||SAMANTHA LANG|
|KILL EVERYTHING YOU LOVE||LEAD||QPAT BRISBANE FESTIVAL|
|ROMEO AND JULIET||LEAD||BOSTON SHAKESPEARIAN COMPANY|
|PICINIC AT HANGING ROCK||LEAD||TWELFTH NIGHT|
TRAINING & WORKSHOPS
|ACCENTS AND DIALECTS||THE ACTORS CENTRE|
|B.A. DRAMA||QUT ACADEMY OF THE ARTS|
|ADVANCE IMPROVISATION||NIDA WORKSHOPS|
|RAPIER AND DAGGER||BOB BELL|
Gigi Edgley has recently completed shooting Hashtag a short SyFy film. Her team were successful in raising over $44000 with a Kickstarter in order to fund the production. Previously she was filming Whisky Sour which was also produced in Los Angeles.
As host of Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge Gigi Edgley was charged with introducing each week’s challenge to the group of contestants. The internationally renowned actress is originally from Australia. Gigi has a long and rich history with The Jim Henson Company beginning with her popular role as Chiana on the company’s critically – acclaimed sci-fi cult series, Farscape. In which she starred for over four years.
Gigi stole the hearts of sci-fi enthusiasts. She was originally cast as a guest star for one episode, but quickly captured the attention of the Farscape writers, producers and the fans alike. The mischievous Chiana became one of the most popular, and at times controversial characters in the series.
Additionally Edgley has appeared in countless film and television series including Rescue Special Ops, USA’s Starter Wife, Tricky Business, SyFy’s Showdown at Area 51 and Quantum Apocalypse, Carlotta, Newcastle, Black Jack, Peacekeeper Wars, Stingers, Secret Life Of Us,Beastmaster, Lost World, Water Rats and Day of The Roses.
Gigi adores performing theatre as well. Her credits include, Kill Everything You Love, 4.48 Psychosis, The Rover, Boy’s Life, Romeo And Juliet, Road, Picnic At Hanging Rock and Les Miserables.
Gigi was nominated for the Film’s Critic’s Circle awards for best lead actress in the feature Last Train To Freo, the SyFy Genre Award for Best Supporting actress, the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress in a television series and Maxim Award for sexiest Space Babe.
Edgley is also a recording artist, creator of original comic books, director and producer. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Queensland University of Technology after entering in the auditions along side hundreds of other candidates.
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