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ScreenTalk Interviews – 2011

Jodie Rimmer grew up in a sporty family whose dinner time conversations were more likely to be about the latest rugby or netball news than the finer aspects of television performance or character arc. Fast forward a handful of years and it's Rimmer’s stand-out performances as Donna Chisholm in the David Doherty inspired tele-feature Until Proven Innocent, or as Wendy Snowden (Mrs Peter Cook) in international feature Not Only But Always that might now be the topic of some dinner party conversations.

In this ScreenTalk, Rimmer talks about:

  • Behind-the-scenes details on the challenges of ill-fated sitcom Melody Rules
  • How she felt about the nudity on TV series The Strip
  • How she landed the part of Jackie in the film In My Father’s Den
  • Insights into life as an actor
  • Interesting details about shooting international feature film Not Only But Always
  • How she played journalist Donna Chisholm in Until Proven Innocent
  • Her experiences on Apron Strings
  • What it was like to be in Young Hercules and Xena

This video was first uploaded on 19 January 2011, and is available under this Creative Commons licence. This licence is limited to use of ScreenTalk interview footage only and does not apply to any video content and photographs from films, television, music videos, web series and commercials used in the interview.

Interview, Camera and Editing – James Coleman

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