Dawn Cheong

Dawn Cheong

Locations
Auckland
Ethnicity
Asian, Chinese, Malaysian
Age Range
32 - 42
Height
157cm / 5ft 2in
Bust/Chest
78cm / 31in
Waist
68cm / 27in
Hips
71cm / 28in
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Film

Year Production Role Company / Director Type
2021 Unity (Theatre Feature Film) Sissy KLPAC, dir: Tung Jit Yang Feature Film
2014 Inbetween Floors Sharon Kee Quak Consepts, dir: Bernice Low Feature Film
2013 Cuak Brenda Wong Garang Pictures, dir: various Feature Film

Television

Year Production Role Company / Director Type
2018 The Bridge Seet Yan HBO Asia & VIU, dir: Jason Chong & Lee Thean-Jean Drama
2017 My Mothers Story Phlek Guat Media Corp Singapore, dir: Daniel Yam Drama
2016 The Race To Love BiBi Astro Productions, dir: Kuah Jenhan Drama
2013 I Eat KL Margaret Fried Chillies Productions, dir: Eunice Low & Akmal Daniel Atomsk Drama
2012 Memberiku Hawa Esther Red Communications, dir: Bernard Chauly Drama
2011 Raising Sun Over Malaya Peng History Channel, dir: Harun Rahman Drama

Web Series

Year Production Role Company / Director
2014 Legends Su & Steph Seeing Eye Films, dir: Gavin Yap

Theatre

Year Production Role Company / Director
AWARDS & NOMINATIONS
WINNER of 2017 Wellington Theatre Awards for Most Outstanding Performer
RUNNER UP 2012 Adam New Zealand Play Award "Remnants of the Silk Makers Ghosts"
WINNER of 2012 Adam New Zealand Play Award "Remnants of the Silk Makers Ghosts" for Best Play by a Woman Playwright
WINNER of 2012 Adam New Zealand Play Award "Remnants of the Silk Makers Ghosts" for The Play Press Choice for Susan Smith Blackburn prize
THEATRE PRODUCTIONS:
2024 Scenes from the Climate Era Ensemble Silo Theatre & Auckland Theatre Company, dir: Jason Te Kare
2023 The Importance of Being Earnest Cecily Circa Theatre, dir: Jonathan Price
2022 The First Prime Time Asian Sitcom Showrunner Silo Theatre, dir: Ahi Karunaharan
2021 Unity 1918 Sissy KLPAC, dir: Tung Jit Yang
2019 Displaced Persons Welcome Dinner Sara Chiu Checkpoint Theatre Singapore, dir: Claire Wong
2017 The Night Mechanics Darryl Tawata Productions NZ, dir: Miria George
2016 Antigone Antigone KLPC, dir: Kelvin Wong
2016 Shakespeare's Women Juliet KLPAC, dir: Joe Hasham
2015 The Vagina Monologues The Flood Catwoman Productions, dir: Susan Lankester
2014 Hamlet Ophelia KL Shakespeare Players, dir: Lim Kien Lee
2013 Macbett Lady Macbett KLPAC, dir: Kelvin Wong
2011 Othello Emilia Odin Theatret, dir: Tage Larson
2012 Metamorphosis Geta Samson KLPAC, dir: Chris Jacobs
2010 Women Of Silk River Sam Mui The Actors Studio, dir: Kimmy Kiew
2008 AoTERRORoa Maxine Toi Whakaari, dir: Geoff Pinfield
2007 White Lines Dancer Te Whaea, dir: Megan Adams
2006 Macbeth Lady Macbeth Toi Whakaari, dir: Vanessa Byrnes

Short Film

Year Production Role Company / Director Type
2024 amah Leila A Grain Of Rice Productions, dir: Michelle Ang Short Film
2016 Coaster Tiger White Chef Lee The Sweat Shot, dir: John Cho Short Film
2015 Classmates Davina Kakiseni, dir: Davina Goh Short Film
2014 Closure Amanda Liew Sunny Stories, dir: Ling Low Short Film
2009 Rojak Lead Girl Studio Vox, dir: Jordan Suleiman Short Film
2008 The Chairs Semiramis Alyx Duncan Production, dir: Alyx Duncan Short Film

Video

Year Production Role Company / Director
2014 Tongue Tied Lead O,J Law, dir: Ling Low
2013 Stolen Heart In A Stolen Car Lead Metropolis America, dir: Matej Valtr
2013 When Passion meets purpose & Life With The Acting Muscle TEDx Talk Malaysia

Commercial

Year Production Role Company / Director
2015 Ambi Pur Lead dir: John Cho
2015 Samsung Galaxy TV Lead dir: Yihwen Chen
2013 Blackmorea Lead dir: Michael Chen
2012 Ayam Brands Lead dir: Khai M. Bahar

Training

Year Description Institution / Presenter
2019 The Authentic Voice David Glass
2015 Acting for Screen Harada Masato
2015 The Authentic Voice David Glass
2010 Stage Training Workshop Hideki Noda
2006-2009 Bachelor of Arts majoring Dance & Acting Toi Whakaari : NZ Drama School
2008 Voice Work David Nevell
2008 Butoh Yoshito Ohno
2008 Dance Devise Megan Adams
2008 Devise Film Acting Aileen O'Sullivan
2008 Improvisation on Film Gaylene Preston
2007 Film Acting Robert Sarkies
2007 Voice Training The Royal Shakespeare Company
2007 Acting on Film Vicky Yianestous
2007 Mask Work Nina Nawalowalo
2007 Bouffon Tom McCrory
2006 Viewpoints Annie Ruth
2006 Acting For Screen Miranda Harcourt
2004 Diploma Performing Arts and Media Studies Sunway University

Languages

Intermediate: Cantonese

Accents

Advanced: American - Californian | American - General

Intermediate: Cantonese | Chinese | Neutral | New Zealand | Standard US

Sports

Advanced: Cycling | Gym | Swimming

Intermediate: Aerobics | Athletics | Badminton | Gymnastics | Hula Hoop | Jump Rope | Roller Blading

Circus & Horse

Intermediate: Body Costume

Driving & Flying

Advanced: Driving (general)

Intermediate: Go-karting

Singing Range

Alto

Singing Styles

Intermediate: Cabaret | Choral