Kathryn Beck (born 1 March 1986) is an Australian television and theatre actress. In 2007, she played Lily Nelson in the soap opera ''
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'' and the following year, she appeared in '' East of Everything''. In 2013, Beck began appearing in ''Neighbours'' as Gemma Reeves. She joined the cast of ''Wentworth (TV series), Wentworth'' in 2014.


She was born in Brisbane, Queensland, and raised in Wellington Point, Queensland, Wellington Point, a suburb of Redland City Council, Redland City. She attended Alexandra Hills State High School, and studied drama at Queensland University of Technology. She appeared in an advertising campaign for KFC's "Twister", before moving to Sydney and landing the role in ''Home and Away''. In 2008, she played Lizzy Dellora in the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, ABC1 drama series '' East of Everything''.Saleh, Suraya
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In 2010 she was cast in the lead role of the successful feature-length film ''The Little Things (2010 film), The Little Things'' directed by Neil McGregor (film director), Nell McGregor. She has performed in theatre work for the Griffin Theatre Company, including ''King Tide'' by Katherine Thomson in 2007. Beck joined the cast of ''Neighbours'' as Gemma Reeves in 2013. She began appearing in the second season of prison drama ''Wentworth (TV series), Wentworth'' in 2014. Beck plays a doctor in the comedy film ''Cooped Up''.

Personal life

Beck is married and has one child, a daughter. In November 2018, Beck was forced to leave her house in Malibu due to the Woolsey Fire.




Short works

* 2005: ''Passive Smoker'' as Beth * 2009: ''Benefit'' as Karina * 2010: ''The Improbable Existence of Lily Bell'' as Lily * 2010: ''Falling Fowl'' as Stephine Fowl * 2011: ''Collision'' as Mia * 2012: ''Love Untitled'' * 2013: ''Kite'' as Sara * 2013: ''First Date'' * 2014: ''Twisted'' The Girl * 2014: ''Flat Daddy'' Erica * 2015: ''These Final Hours'' as Vicky * 2015: ''Batman and Jimbo'' as Kath * 2015: ''The Gap'' as Theresa


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* 1986 births Living people Australian film actresses Australian soap opera actresses Australian stage actresses Actresses from Brisbane Queensland University of Technology alumni People from Redland City 21st-century Australian actresses {{Australia-tv-actor-stub