Phoebe Tonkin Biography
Phoebe Tonkin born on 12th July 1989 is an Australian actress and model. She is best known for portraying Cleo Sertori in H2O: Just Add Water, Fiona Maxwell in Tomorrow, When the War Began, Faye Chamberlain in The Secret Circle and Hayley Marshall-Kenner in The CW TV series The Vampire Diaries and its spin-off series The Originals.
Tonkin was cast as the role of Cleo Sertori on the Australian children television series H2O. Tonkin improved on her swimming abilities during the pre-production of the series. The series premiered on 7 July 2006 on Network Ten and has since gone on to be aired to a worldwide audience of more than 250 million. To promote the series she and her co-stars presented the best band award at the Nickelodeon UK Kids’ Choice Awards in October 2007.
In 2008, Tonkin was nominated for “Best Lead Actress in a Television Series” at the prestigious Australian Film Institute Awards. The series ran for three seasons with the series finale airing on 16 April 2010. In September 2010, Tonkin made her film debut starring in the Australian action ensemble film Tomorrow, When the War Began.
On 11 January 2013, The CW confirmed that a spin-off series to The Vampire Diaries was in the works, titled The Originals. The series revolves around the Original Vampire family members and Tonkin would “be heavily featured in the prospective pilot” of the series.
Phoebe Tonkin Family
Her parents, Jannyfer and Nicholas encouraged her to get involved in ballet when she was four, and she trained in classical ballet, hip hop, tap dance, and contemporary dance. She has a younger sister named Abby. In 2013 she began dating Paul Wesley.
Phoebe Tonkin Age
Phoebe Tonkin was born on 12th July 1989.
Phoebe Tonkin Tv Shows
- The Originals
- The Vampire Diaries
- H2O: Just Add Water
- The Secret Circle
- The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson
Phoebe Tonkin Movies
- Billionaire Ransom
- The Ever After
- Bait 3D
- Tomorrow, When the War
- H2O: The Movie