Jenny Kent

Jenny Kent

Jenny is a Melbourne based Voice and Dialect coach, who has worked with many actors, directors and production companies in film, television and theatre in Australia. She trained initially as a Speech Pathologist and actor, and then went on to study at NIDA and in London to specialise in Voice and Dialects. Since then, she has taught at various drama schools including NIDA, Victorian College of the Arts (VCA) and the National Theatre.

Television coaching credits include “The Secret River” (ABC), “Never Tear Us Apart : The Untold Story of INXS”(Shine Australia, Seven Network), “The Slap” (Matchbox Pictures, ABC TV), “Dead Gorgeous” (Burberry Productions, ABC), “Wentworth” (Fremantle Media, Foxtel) and “Molly” (Michael Gudinski & Mark Morrissey, Seven Network).

Film credits include “Lion”(See Saw Films, Weinstein Company), “Partisan”(Anna McLeish, Sarah Shaw), “Paper Planes” (Arenamedia), “Balibo” (Arena Film) and “Holding The Man”, Kylie Du Fresne).

Theatre coaching credits include, “War Horse” (National Theatre and Global Creatures), “Mary Poppins”(Cameron Mackintosh), “The Vertical Hour” (STC), “The Speechmaker” (MTC), “The Graduate” (Michael Coppel), “Les Miserables” (Cameron Mackintosh) and “Billy Elliott – The Musical”(Louise Withers and Associates).

She is currently the Voice and Dialect coach “Hunters” and “Barracuda”

Jenny Kent

Film Credits

LION
Dir : Garth Davis; Prod : See Saw Films, Weinstein Company

HOLDING THE MAN
Dir : Neil Armfield; Prod : Kylie Du Fresne

PAPER PLANES
Dir : Rob Connolly; Prod : Arenamedia

STORM WARNING
Dir : Jamie Blanks; Prod : Storm Warning Productions, Pty Ltd

THE BANK JOB
Dir : Roger Donaldson; Prod : Resolution Independent

BLESSED
Dir : Ana Kokinos; Prod : Blessed Film Production

BALIBO
Dir : Rob Connolly; Prod : Arena Film

SOUTH SOLITARY
Dir : Shirley Barrett; Prod : MacGowan Films

I LOVE YOU TOO
Dir : Daina Reid; Prod : Yael Bergman, Laura Waters, Peter Hellier

LAST DANCE
Dir : David Pulbrook; Prod : Antony I. Ginnane, Margot McDonald

PARTISAN
Dir : Ariel Kleiman; Prod : Anna McLeish, Sarah Shaw


Television Credits

MOLLY
Michael Gudinski & Mark Morrissey, Seven Network

THE SECRET RIVER
Ruby Entertainment, ABC TV

UNDERBELLY II – TALE OF TWO CITIES
Screentime Pty Ltd, Nine Network

FALSE WITNESS
Screentime Pty Ltd, Foxtel

DEAD GORGEOUS
Burberry Productions Pty Ltd, ABC TV

THE SLAP
Matchbox Pictures, ABC TV

MISS FISHER’S MURDER MYSTERIES
Every Cloud Productions, ABC TV

HOWZAT! KERRY PACKER’S WAR
Southern Star Group, Nine Network

POWER GAMES : THE PACKER MURDOCH STORY
Southern Star Group and John Edwards, Nine Network

WENTWORTH
Fremantle Media, Foxtel

INXS : NEVER TEAR US APART
Shine Australia, Seven Network

 

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