EXCLUSIVE: Australian actress Madeleine Madden, best known for her work on Amazon Picnic on the hanging rock and soon to be seen in a leading role in The wheel of time has signed with CAA to represent in all areas.
Madden plays Egwene al’Vere on Rafe Judkins’ upcoming Amazon series The wheel of timeopposite Rosamund Pike, Daniel Henney, Sophie Okonedo and Barney Harris.
Madden made her acting debut on the critically acclaimed Australian drama series Redfern now. She also starred alongside Isabela Merced and Michael Peña in the live-action film Paramount Players Dora the Explorer. She starred as Marion Quade, alongside Natalie Dormer and Samara Weaving in the acclaimed miniseries of Amazon. Picnic on the hanging rockas well as in Netflix Pine Gap and Tidelands, Australia’s first Netflix original series.
In 2010, at the age of 13, Madden became the first teenage girl in Australia to address the entire nation when she gave a two-minute speech on the future of Indigenous Australians. The speech was broadcast to six million viewers on six free television channels in Australia. She continues this work through her organization, Seed Indigenous Youth Climate Network, the only indigenous-led environmental organization in Australia.
Madden will continue to be mentored by Management 360, Sue Barnett in Australia and Attorney Chris Abramson at Felker, Toczek, Suddleson, Abramson.