Originally hailing from Perth, Lucy graduated from the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts with a Bachelor of Arts (Music Theatre).
Further screen credits include Chantelle ‘Tugger’ Waugh in Doctor Doctor (Nine Network/Acorn TV), Michelle in Upper Middle Bogan (ABC/Netflix), Officer Hernandez in How To Stay Married (Ten Network/Princess Pictures), Judy in Here Come The Habibs (Jungle/ Nine Network), Nicola in The Moodys (Jungle/ABC/Netflix), Cassie Bennett in Headland (Seven Network), Emma Christian in All Saints (Seven Network), Fiona in Rush II (Network Ten) and as herself in Get Krack!n (ABC) as well as film roles; Katie Halloway in Now Add Honey (Netflix/Gristmill), Cherry in Goddess (The Film Company/Wildheart Films), Bunny in Dripping in Chocolate (Southern Star/ UKTV) and Girl in Elissa Down’s The Dripping Tap. Currently, Lucy can be seen reprising her role as Sophie in the return season of ABC’s critically-acclaimed hit The Letdown.
Lucy’s other stage credits include the roles of Sybil Chase in Private Lives (Melbourne Theatre Company), Glinda in The Wizard of Oz (GFO), Peggy Sawyer in 42nd Street, Miss Dorothy in the Australian Premiere of Thoroughly Modern Millie, Lois Lane/Bianca in Kiss Me Kate and Laurey in Oklahoma! (all for The Production Company) as well as Cinderella in Into The Woods (The Capitol Theatre/ RGE), Rikki Rose in Respect (Jim McPherson) and MAMMA MIA! (Dainty/Louise Withers) in which she understudied and performed the role of Sophie.
As a voice over artist, Lucy has created a number of audiobooks, most proudly an introduction to her family story, Dame Mary Durack’s Kings In Grass Castles and most amusingly the children’s book titled Lucy The Good.
Performing regularly in concert, some highlights have been singing the British and Australian National Anthems for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and The Duke Of Edinburgh for the state reception at Perth’s Governor’s Gardens, singing the Australian National Anthem at the AFL Grand Final, the State of Origin and The Melbourne Cup, regular appearances on Nine Network’s Carols By Candlelight and Seven Network’s Carols in The Domain, performing with the Sydney, Perth, Queensland, Adelaide and West Australian Symphony Orchestras and in the concert series Disney Under The Stars (Live Nation).
Lucy’s radio show My Soundtrack was the ABC’s most downloaded radio program of all five summers of it’s run and her debut album Lucy Durack is available on iTunes and in ABC stores around the country, on which she also debuts as a songwriter.
Her screenwriting debut Lift, in which she also stars, recently premiered on Network Ten and is available to stream on TenPlay.
Lucy can now be seen as one of the judges on Seven Network’s Australia’s Got Talent, before singing and dancing her way back on stage as Princess Fiona in next year’s much anticipated Shrek the Musical with GFO.