Genevieve Lemon: Mrs Wilkinson in West End’s Billy Elliot

Date - 6 October, 2011, All News Theatre
Genevieve Lemon | Sainou Talent Agency London | Copyright (c) 2011 Photographer Unknown

The award winning actress Genevieve Lemon joins Sainou and is currently playing Mrs Wilkinson in the West End’s BIlly Elliot.


One of Australia's most established stars, Sydney-born Genevieve Lemon has achieved critical acclaim and award recognition for her role as Mrs Wilkinson in Billy Elliot. Genevieve created the role of Shirl in Priscilla Queen of the Desert alongside her countless other theatre credits.

She is a familiar face on Australian Television, having enjoyed series lead regular credits in such iconic shows as Neighbours, Prisoner and The Young Doctors.

Genevieve has also appeared in a number of films directed by Jane Campion, Sweetie, The Piano and Holy Smoke.

Genevieve most recently played Bunny in Top of the Lake, Jane Campion's latest project where she appears in all 7 episodes of the series alongside Elizabeth Moss and Holly Hunter. She is also in Rake and The Secret River for ABC Australia.

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Based in the heart of Shoreditch, Sainou represents a select list of actors including International industry award winners, household names and some of the finest, young British talent working today.

Clients are represented by agents David Marsden, Paul Martin & Hermione Halpin, with assistance from Kristian Wall, Amy Duffell and Amy McGivern. We work together as a close team covering all media with particular focus on Film, Television and Theatre in both the UK and overseas.