Odette H Warder's story is one of determination, perseverance and inspiration. Born in South Africa to an Italian-Dutch mother and an English-Irish father, grew up in a small coastal town, Margate on the South Coast of KwaZulu-Natal. She is fluent in English and Afrikaans.
Odette was involved in a head-on auto collision at the age of 16, which left her in a critical coma and handicapped when awoke. She miraculously recovered from her condition after an arduous journey of 19 months rehabilitation...
Odette and her husband moved to New Zealand, where she developed a zeal for the art of acting and they are now living in New York City since 2010. Odette can be seen on several different television programs, films, music videos, commercials, theater plays... She's passionate about her career as an actress and enjoys every facet of her exciting life journey.
Odette's writing an inspirational book about overcoming her life's obstacles...
Unique traits: Fluent in Afrikaans (Dutch dialect) and English.
October 2013 winner of Manhattan Monologue Slam