MEGAN GAY

NATIONALITY: NEW ZEALAND
NATIVE TONGUE: ENGLISH
LANGUAGES: German (perfect), Dutch (basic), French (basic), Japanese (basic)
ACCENTS: US (Standard, Mid-Atlantic, New York), British (Standard, London, Cockney), Australian, New Zealand
AGE RANGE: 40-50
HEIGHT: 1.80 m
EYES: Green
HAIR: Blond
VOICE: Alto
LOCATION: Berlin

SKILLS:
Voice Over Artist
Instruments: Piano
Sports: Karate, Yoga, Badminton, Biking, Sailing, Pool Billiard, Swimming
Drivers Licence

EDUCATION:
2015 Acting Workshop with Paul Haggis, Rome
1997-05 Workshops: Geraldine Baron, Shelley Hirsch (NY), Benjamin Twist (London), Michael Ballhaus (Berlin)
2000 Deutsches Zentrum für Schauspiel u. Film - Acting Classes
2000 European Film Academy Masterclass with Mike Newell
1989-93 City Literary Institute; London - Acting  
1986-88 University of Auckland (NZ) - BA German & English

 

FILM


2017   Apollo / Short / LEAD / Dir: Albi Fouché
2017   Jessica / Short / LEAD / Dir: Alex Holley
2017   Forget About Nick / Dir: Margarethe von Trotta
2014   Gut zu Vögeln / Dir: Mira Thiel
2013   Freistatt / Dir: Marc Brummond
2013   Phoenix / Dir: Christian Petzold
2012   Vijay And I / Dir: Sam Garbarski
2011   Hannah Arendt / Dir: Margarethe von Trotta
2011   Weak Heart Drop / LEAD / Dir: Alex Ross
2011   Art Girls / LEAD / Dir: Robert Bramkamp
2010   Luther / Diploma Film KHM Köln / LEAD / Dir: André Zimmermann
2010   Spoilt Broth / LEAD / Dir: Toby Roberts
2009   Tom Atkins Blues / Dir: Alex Ross
2007   Speed Racer / Dir: Andy & Lana Wachowski
2007   Berlin Calling / Dir: Hannes Stöhr
2007   8 - Person To Person / EPISODE LEAD / Dir: Wim Wenders
2006   Sounds Of Silence / Short / Dir: Jonas Rothlaender
2006   The Perfect Moment / Short / LEAD / Dir: Nick Baker-Monteys
2006   Lauf der Dinge / Dir: Rolf S. Wolkenstein
2006   Fay Grim / Dir: Hal Hartley
2005   V For Vendetta / Dir: James McTeigue
2005   Aeon Flux / Dir: Karyn Kusama
2005   One Day In Europe / LEAD / Dir: Hannes Stöhr
2005   Minutes To Go / Short DFFB / LEAD / Dir: Lawrence Tooley
2004   Beyond The Sea / Dir: Kevin Spacey
2004   Falling Grace / Short / LEAD / Dir: Sebastian Winkels

THEATRE

2002   English Theatre Berlin / Top Girls / LEAD / Dir: Robert Chevara
2002   English Theatre Berlin / Closer / LEAD / Dir: Michael McGrath
2000   English Theatre Berlin / Vita And Virginia / LEAD / Dir: Michael McGrath
2000   English Theatre Berlin / Play/Catastrophe / LEAD / Dir: Christina Tappe
2000   Schaubühne Berlin / The Vagina Monologues / Dir: Constanza Macras
1999   English Theatre Berlin / The Food Chain / LEAD / Dir: Simon Newby
1998   English Theatre Berlin / The Homecoming / LEAD / Dir: Ronan Wilmott
1997   English Theatre Berlin / The Lover / LEAD / Dir: Simon Newby
1996   English Theatre Berlin / Naomi In The Living Room / LEAD / Dir: Heidi Philipson

 

 

 

TELEVISION

2017   You Are Wanted 2 / Series Amazon / Dir: Matthias Schweighöfer
2017   Just Push Abuba / Web-Series ZDF Quantum / EPISODE LEAD / Dir: Benjamin Cantu
2017   Ein Sommer in Vietnam / Film ZDF / Dir: Sophie Allet-Coche
2016   Bad Banks / Mini-Series ZDF / Dir: Christian Schwochow
2014   Lerchenberg: Die Zombieklinik / Series ZDF / EPISODE LEAD / Dir: Felix Binder
2013   Tatort: Großer schwarzer Vogel / Film ARD / Dir: Alexander Dierbach
2013   14 - Tagebücher des 1. Weltkriegs / Mini-Series Arte / EPISODE LEAD / Dir: Jan Peter
2013   The Missionary: The Wall / Series Pilot HBO / Dir: Baltasar Kormárkur
2012   Zu schön um wahr zu sein / Film ZDF / Dir: Matthias Steurer
2012   Echo / Short Arte / Dir: Robin von Hardenberg
2009   Hindenburg / Film RTL / Dir: Philip Kadelbach
2007   Post Mortem: Einsame Herzen / Series RTL / Dir: Thomas Jauch
2007   Tatort: Familienaufstellung / Film ARD / Dir: Mark Schlichter
2006   GSG 9 - Die Elite Einheit / Series SAT.1 / EPISODE LEAD / Dir: Florian Kern
2006   Armageddon / Series Discovery Science Channel / Dir: Stefan Schneider
2006   2057 / Series Discovery Channel / EPISODE LEAD / Dir: Lars Montag
2006   Ornen (The Eagle) / Series Danmarks Radio / EPISODE LEAD / Dir: Sören Kragh-Jacobsen
1998   Move On Up / Film ZDF / Dir: Alex Ross

VOICE OVER

Museum Guides (Selection): Kunsthalle Mannheim, Museum Brandhorst München, Kunsthalle Deutsche Bank Berlin, Deutsches Historisches Museum Berlin, Städel Museum Frankfurt, Hamburger Kunsthalle, Neue Nationalgalerie Berlin, Alte Nationalgalerie Berlin, Berlinerische Galerie, Martin-Gropius- Bau Berlin, Jüdisches Museum Berlin, KAH Bonn, Klassik Stiftung Weimar, Mueum der Bildenden Künste Leipzig, Haus der Wannsee Konferenz Berlin, Alte Pinakothek München, Bayerisches Nationalmuseum, Bodyworlds Menschenmuseum Berlin, Rheinisches Landesmuseum Bonn

Commercials (Selection): Aldi, VW, BB Berlin, Panasonic, Fritzbox, Lacoste, Südtirol Tourism, Mipcom, Barbour, Panasonic, Jennewein Biotechnologie

Image Films (Selection): Siemens, Schering, Bosch, DHL, Daimler, Design Hotels, Ferrero, LʻOreal, Diadermine, GIZ, Goethe Institute, Bundesministerium für Umwelt, METRO, Audi, Mercedes, Berlinale Talent Campus, Auswärtiges Amt, Marisco, Deustche Bahn, REWE, UN Climate Change Panel, Fraunhofer Institut, Swiss RE, Leibnitz Institut für neue Medien, VW, Deutsche Bank

Documentary Films (Selection): 
Chris The Swiss, (Cannes Criticsʻ Week) / Dir: Anja Kofmel
Somewhere Else Tomorrow / Dir: Daniel Rintz
Asia: Secret Lives, Hidden Places (Series)
Moonwalk / Dir: Cleo Waite
Cathedrals Of Culture / Dir: Wim Wenders
Ewige Schönheit / Dir: Marcel Schwierin