Chelsie Preston Crayford


Since graduating from Toi Whakaari in 2008 Chelsie has won high praise and numerous awards both here and abroad, taking home an Australian Logie for her work as Tilly Devine in Underbelly Razor and a prestigious AACTA award for her work in the ABC series The Code. She recently starred in Jackie Van Beek’s The Inland Road, cult US series Ash vs Evil Dead, Amazon Prime’s American Playboy, Netflix’s The Legend Of Monkey and has just finished writing/directing her second short film. On stage, Chelsie has starred in Carnival Of Souls staged in Auckland, Perth and Sydney Arts Festivals, Ruben Guthrie and That Face, both directed for Silo Theatre by Shane Bosher, and numerous works at The Basement Theatre including The Vagina Monologues, Dog Sees God and Broken China, which she co-wrote with Sophie Roberts. She most recently played Harper in Angels In America Parts I&II for Silo Theatre. Chelsie got her start at the age of four telling the nation to “Have fun in the water but do what you oughta!” and is excited to be keeping that message alive 26 years later.

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