Michelle Lim Davidson

13 Jul 2017

Michelle is a graduate of the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA).

Directly after graduation Michelle was cast in the Ben Elton television show LIVE FROM PLANET EARTH (Nine Network). Other television credits include two seasons of the award-winning series UTOPIA (ABC), TOP OF THE LAKE: CHINA DOLL (BBC Two/ABC), GET KRACK!N (ABC), DOCTOR DOCTOR (Nine Network), PLAY SCHOOL (ABC), BIG TED’S BIG ADVENTURES (ABC) & JAY’S JUNGLE (7TWO). Michelle is a regular presenter on PLAY SCHOOL and tours nationally in the Play School Live concerts.

Theatre credits include POWER PLAYS (STC), THE LYSICRATES PRIZE (Griffin), PLAY SCHOOL LIVE (ABC), THE LARAMIE PROJECT (STC Education), SEMINAR (Ensemble Theatre) & FAR AWAY (Black Swan TC). Michelle guest starred alongside John Cleese in the JUST FOR LAUGHS COMEDY FESTIVAL.

Michelle’s film credits include the AACTA Best Picture nominated GOLDSTONE, directed by Ivan Sen, and THE WIGGLES: PANDEMONIUM directed by Ben Elton and short film BEYOND THE BUBBLE selected for the Sydney Film Festival 2017.

Before attending WAAPA, Michelle completed a Certificate IV in Music Theatre. She was a member of the Talent Development Project & danced in the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Games. Michelle has participated in numerous creative developments, workshops and play readings for Sydney Theatre Company, Griffin, Belvoir, Black Swan, Ensemble Theatre and many others.

Michelle was the recipient of the 2013 Mike Walsh Fellowship and the 2016 Equity Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series for UTOPIA. Michelle is a proud member of Equity.