Native to Santa Barbara, California, I have also lived and worked in the UK and Australia. Having started out as a professional singer, I then segued into cabaret and musical theatre, both in the US and UK. After moving to Australia, I have appeared in several commecials (VW, ENERGY AUSTRALIA, UBET.COM, YELLOW TAIL WINE), music videos, and in the Feature Films TERMINUS and BLUE WORLD ORDER. I also write and am a dialect coach, specializing in US accents for film, TV, stage and on-set coaching.
Name: Barbara Hastings
Lives in: Sydney, Australia
Occupation: Actor, Dialect Coach, Playwright, Screenwriter, Singer, Studio Teacher, Voice Actor and Voice Artist
Unique traits: Dialect coach. Of Anglo/Cherokee/Jewish/French/Swedish origins. Married to an Aussie. Divides time between Australia and LA. Competitive figure skater and mosaic artist.
Film by Marc Furmie (Sci-Fi) Actress, Miscellaneous Crew Following a near-fatal accident, David Chamberlain makes an unprecedented discovery that will not only determine the fate of his family, but of mankind.
Blue World Order
Film by Dallas Bland (Sci-Fi) Actress
TV Movie by David Boulton (Comedy) Actress Chestnut Records was sitting pretty when 2012 rolled around. Their main artist - Danny Alamo - was fresh from the Betty Ford Clinic and ready to begin his sold-out national tour, "Danny From The Rock". However, during sound check on the opening night of the tour in Sydney, he disappeared. It would be 6 weeks before he re-emerged back at the label office's front doors, just as drug and alcohol-affected as before. As a result, the label suffered heavily, both financially and reputably with some of their signed artists moving on to other labels. As Danny was now indisputably unemployable, along with the fact he was the only remaining successful and well-known artist signed with Chestnut, it was decided that he would be kept on and given a second chance, a decision which could breathe new life into the label, or completely destroy it forever. The Chestnut Records Series details the day-to-day happenings of the various characters which make up the label, their relationships, their ... Written by David Boulton
University of Arizona (Tucson, AZ)
Westmont College (Santa Barbara, CA)