Rebecca Parr is a professionally trained British actress and voice artist currently in Auckland, New Zealand. Between 2007-2011 Rebecca lived and worked in Beijing, China as a full time freelance professional actress learning a bit of Mandarin as she went. Now in New Zealand, she is continuing her career as a film, television, theatre and voice actress. She graduated from Bath Spa University in England with a BA (Hons) Acting in 2007. She also holds a Diploma with Distinction in Radio Broadcasting.
In Beijing, she was an active member of the Beijing Actors Workshop, Beijing Playhouse and Monster Down! Theatre.Rebecca has been cast in lead and supporting roles in a diverse range of characters in over 70 productions in the past 8 years in theatre, film, and television. She also regularly participates in corporate and improvisational roleplay.
Rebecca has won many awards for her acting: 1st prize at the Beijing Idols Competition in 2010, and as Part of Beijing Innovative Theatre Experience "Fish Out Of Water" festival: Best Lead Actress for "Amanda" in Weekly Acid Test in 2011 . Best Lead Actress for "Magdalene York" in Cast Out in 2011 . Best Supporting Actress for "Turtle" in The Diaries of Adam and Eve in 2011.
Credits in New Zealand include "Julie Caulder" in 3 episodes of Shortland Street, "Anais" in "pURe", 17 episodes as the voice of recurring villain "Princess Levira" in Power Rangers: Super Mega Force and most recently the lead characters in two of the critically acclaimed "Whore" films that premiered in April 2016.