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Rachael Blampied

Actor

Rachael Blampied’s screen roles range from war heroine to unhinged surgeon. Northland-raised Blampied graduated in acting from Unitec in 2006. She found fame on Shortland Street in 2011 as Doctor Bree Hamilton, the disturbed and manipulative sister of Beth Allen's character. In 2013 Blampied starred as Nancy Wake, the Kiwi-born hero of the French Resistance, in TV's Nancy Wake: The White Mouse. She has also acted in The Almighty Johnsons, Dirty Laundry and the NZ edition of UnderbellyFor Outward Bound satire Darryl, the passionate snowboarder went outdoors to play a hard-nosed human resources manager.

Someone told me, if you're on Shortland Street, always play your character as if you have a secret – because you will have a secret! Rachael Blampied in magazine New Idea, 1 October 2012