Known for movies

Brittany Byrnes (born 30 July 1987) is an Australian actress. She began her career as a child actress in the television series The Sleepover Club (2003–2004), before going on to star in the soap opera Home and Away (2004–2007). She has also appeared in the films Hating Alison Ashley (2005), Aquamarine (2006), and Jigsaw (2017).

Byrnes was born in Sydney, New South Wales, the daughter of Angela and Leighton Byrnes. She has two older sisters, Nicole and Brooke. Byrnes attended St. Mary’s Catholic College, Waverley and graduated from the McDonald College of Performing Arts in 2004.

Byrnes’ first acting role was in the children’s television series The Sleepover Club, in which she played the role of Francesca “Frankie” Thomas. She appeared in the series from 2003 to 2004. In 2004, she began appearing in the soap opera Home and Away, playing the role of Bianca Scott. She appeared in the show for three years, until 2007.

In 2005, Byrnes appeared in the film Hating Alison Ashley, alongside Delta Goodrem and Mischa Barton. The following year, she appeared in the film Aquamarine, alongside JoJo and Sara Paxton. In 2017, she appeared in the film Jigsaw, alongside Tobin Bell and Callum Keith Rennie.

Byrnes has a net worth of $3 million. She earned a salary of $30,000 per episode of Home and Away. In 2006, she earned $1 million for her role in Aquamarine.

In 2007, Byrnes began dating actor Angus McLaren. The couple split up in 2010. In 2012, she began dating actor Luke Mitchell. The couple have two children together: a daughter born in 2015, and a son born in 2018.

General Info

Full NameBrittany Byrnes
Height1.78 m
EducationSt John Paul II Catholic College


NominationsAACTA Award for Best Young Actor, AACTA Award for Best Guest or Supporting Actress in a Television Drama
MoviesSwimming Upstream, When Good Ghouls Go Bad
TV ShowsH2O: Just Add Water, Escape of the Artful Dodger, Search For Treasure Island

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Wonderland2014TV SeriesPip Sallinger
We Are Darren and Riley2014TV SeriesBrittany
Toybox2011TV SeriesTina
Sunset Over Water2009ShortMagda
All Saints1998-2008TV SeriesEmma Quinliven / Vicki Rees / Becky Franklin / ...
Scorched2008TV MovieDeanna
H2O: Just Add Water2007-2008TV SeriesCharlotte Watsford
Little Oberon2005TV MovieNatasha Green
Mermaids2003TV MovieTess
Swimming Upstream2003Diane Fingleton
Don't Blame the Koalas2002TV SeriesActress #3
Escape of the Artful Dodger2001TV SeriesHannah Schuller
When Good Ghouls Go Bad2001TV MovieDayna
Water Rats2000TV SeriesGeena Sadler
Search for Treasure Island1998-2000TV SeriesThea Hawkins
BeastMaster2000TV SeriesMuraki
Breakers1998TV SeriesCatherine
Children's Hospital1998TV SeriesHelen Voyt
The Violent Earth1998TV Mini-SeriesHelene, as a child
G.P.1993-1996TV SeriesAmy Hardy
Twisted Tales1996TV SeriesJessie Courtney
Babe1995The Hoggetts' Granddaughter
Heartbreak High1994TV SeriesRachel Stewart


Nominated Awards

2008AFI AwardAustralian Film InstituteBest Guest or Supporting Actress in a Television DramaH2O: Just Add Water (2006)
2005Young Actor's AwardAustralian Film InstituteLittle Oberon (2005)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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