Name: Lotus Kelly
Role: Writer, Actress
Filmography: Old Man Charles (Co-Writer, Boom Operator, 2014), Child’s Play (Actress, 2013), Beware Children (Actress, 2013), Peace I Leave (Actress, 2013), Walk of the Mind (Actress, 2013), Vegemite (Actress, 2013), What Lurks in the Park (Actress, Various Crew Roles, 2012), Revenge of the Little Sister (Actress, 2011)
External Links: IMDb
BIO: Lotus Kelly is known for writing the short story Old Mr C of which Old Man Charles was loosely based on. As well as writing, she has appeared in various short films to date, from experimental montages to comedic skits. Of these films, she has appeared on the silver screen at the Deckchair Cinema and the Darwin Entertainment Centre as part of the annual Fist Full of Films Festival for What Lurks in the Park, Child’s Play, and Beware Children. Most notably was her appearance in Child’s Play for which she played an evil sister.
Lotus’ story Old Man Charles was shortlisted in the Northern Territory Literary Awards for 2014.
Her book The Detective Files of Clara won the 2013 Young Territory Author Awards for her age category, followed by a second placing the following year for her story Afraid.