Angelena Bonet is an Australian TV Host/Producer of her own Lifestyle program “The Angelena Bonet Show” - The Heart of the Matter... She has worked extensively worldwide, including the US and Canada. She is an actress with many credits to her name, including TV series such as “JAG” and “Ghostly Encounters”, as well as the lead in the rock band Silverstein’s film clip “American Dream”. She has hosted TV shows such as “AOF” in Los Angeles (NBC) and “The FIFA World Cup Show” in Toronto, as well as judged the Miss USA Pageant, been named Australian Supermodel, modeled on billboards in New York City and interviewed numerous times on “The D’Anise Show”.
She is also a singer/songwriter who has performed her original songs on Canadian TV, as well as twice during the pre-taping of The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. She will be back in the recording studio soon to complete her debut adult contemporary album, which she co-wrote with her late fiancé.
Beginning her hugely successful International career as one of Australia’s most recognised models (then known as Elli Bennett), she featured on the three biggest selling “Inside Sport” Magazine covers. She was body painted in the Australian flag for the Sydney Olympic Games issue, in the official Australian cycling outfit for the Commonwealth Games issue and was the covergirl for the Sportsmodel of the Year Issue. As the winner of both Miss Bondi and Miss East Coast of Australia bikini competitions. she quickly became in demand as a model and actress throughout Australia and Asia. She featured on billboards for brands such as Panasonic and Anabella Lingerie, modelled for Elle Macpherson’s Intimate Apparel range and featured in TV commercials for 2Day FM radio, McDonalds and Pepsi to name but a few. She then landed the role of Robyn for 2 years on the successful Australian soap opera “Breakers”, which aired in more than 50 countries. When that show wrapped she worked as a model in Milan, Italy, where she had much success and was named Australia’s New Supermodel by the media. She then began putting her energy back into music, and creating her unique sound while living in Kings Cross, the famous red light district of Sydney. Her love of music began as a child, she grew up in a musical family and is a classically trained pianist and dancer.
Name: Angelena Bonet
Lives in: Toronto, Canada
Company: The Angelena Bonet Show
Occupation: Host/presenter, Producer and Actor
Unique traits: Australian / Twin