Caitlin Jean Stasey is an Australian actress who is well known for her roles as Francesca Thomas in The Sleepover Club (2003), Rachel Kinski in Neighbours (1985) and Ellie Linton in the film adaptation of John Marsden’s best seller ‘Tomorrow When the War Began’. Caitlin Stasey is from Victoria, Australia, She began taking an interest in acting/performing when she was about six years of age. She also has an active interest in writing screenplays and documentary film making.
Caitlin was featured as part of the Australian Girls Choir in a Qantas commercial, singing “I Still Call Australia Home” and traveled the world as a member of the choir to film the commercial in 2000 before the Sydney Olympics. This commercial was named the “Greatest Australian Commercial” on 20 to 1.
In Caitlin’s early years she played the role of Francesca “Frankie” Thomas which made a hit in both Australia, UK and Americas Nickelodeon TV.
Her role in Tomorrow, When the War Began (2010) was highly praised by critics and won her an IF (inside film) award in 2010 for best actress. one of the most prestigious film awards in Australia
|Born Name||Caitlin Jean Stasey|
|Birth Place||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia|
|Height||5 feet 3 inches (1.6 m)|
|Net Worth||$3 million|
|Age||31 years old|
|Parents||David Stasey, Sally Stasey|
The actress won the Inside Film Award in 2010 for best actress. Well, if you want to know more about the actress’ personal life and professional life, then stay tuned to the article!!!!
Fortune from Acting and Singing
Caitlin Stasey holds a net worth of $3 million as of 2019. The actress garnered that fortune from her career as an actor and singer. Additionally, the average salary of an actor in the United States is $49,923 per year.
Stasey started her career in the film industry after starring in the 2009 film, Summer Camp. Since then, she worked in various blockbuster films like Evidence, All Cheerleaders Die, and Fear Inc. Until now, she shared the screen with many stars like Hannah Gadsby, Eliza Taylor, and Torrance Coombs.
The 29-year-old actress starred with the leading role in various television series in her career. She first starred in the 2003 television series, The Sleepover Club, with the main role. Apart from that, she also acted in television series like Please Like Me, Reign, APB, and For The People.
Starred as Rachel Kinski in the Series Neighbours
Caitlin Stasey was one of the series regular on the series Neighbours. The series was first broadcast on the Seven Network, which was later moved to networks Network Ten in 1986 and 10 Peach in 2011.
Stasey portrayed the role of Rachel Kinski on the series Neighbours. The actress started working in the series from 2005 until the end of 2009. Further, she appeared in a total of 205 episodes of the series.
Earnings From Music Career
Alongside Caitlin’s acting career, she also began singing in 2008. She first received a recording contract by Tom Nichols in 2007. In 2008, she made a cover song of Jason Mraz‘s I’m Yours. Later that year, she also sang a duet song with her Neighbours co-star Dean Geyer. Furthermore, the song soon grabbed popularity and ranked number 40 on the ARIA Digital Tracks chart.
Married Life; Has Caitlin Stasey Hitched?
Caitlin Stasey is happily married to the love of her life, Lucas Neff. The pair shared the wedding vows in January of 2016 in a private ceremony. The bride was wearing a plunging silk dress whereas the groom was wearing a black tuxedo.
The couple is happily celebrating their three years of a married relationship. Moreover, the couple shares an unconditional love for one another.
Lesbian Before Marriage?
The 29-year old actress once mentioned that she is a lesbian who has been like that ever since she knows herself. She shared saying,
I know it troubles many people for me to refer to myself as a lesbian considering I have a male partner
Stasey also said she is happier being fluid because she is honest. She also referred to herself as a pansexual.
Quick Facts: Caitlin Stasey
- Caitlin Stasey was nominated for the British Soap Award in 2006 for Best New Talent for Neighbours.
- She was ranked 15 on Girlfriend Magazines ’20 Hottest Under 20′.
- She studied Film/TV at St. Martins Drama Youth School.
- Stasey is also interested in writing screenplays and documentary film making.
- Her favorite movie is Princess Bride.
- Her favorite band is Fleet Wood Mac.
- She loves to eat Tacos.