Cariba Heine

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Cariba Heine at the premiere of the film The Sapphires (2012)

Cariba Heine (born October 1, 1988 in Johannesburg , South Africa ) is an Australian actress and dancer .


Cariba Heine has lived in Australia since 1991. Her best-known role is that of Rikki Chadwick in H 2 O - Suddenly Mermaid (for which she took language lessons to get an Australian accent), a youth series produced by Australian television in collaboration with ZDF Enterprises . She is the youngest dancer to ever perform at the Stargazers Convention in Sydney and began acting at the age of three. She also worked in a few other, lesser-known film productions. She started dancing in her mother's dance studio when she was eight. Your brother is also a dancer.

In high school, she trained 25 hours a week because she wanted to be a professional dancer. In 2005 she danced with her partner Dale Molloy on the show Strictly Dancing . However, when she got the role of Rikki Chadwick in H 2 O - Suddenly Mermaid in 2006 , she had her acting breakthrough, not only in Australia, but also in Germany, Romania and other countries. Since then she played in several series. In 2009, she played the role of Phyllis in the miniseries The Pacific from HBO . From 2010 to 2013 she played in the series Dance Academy - Dance your dream! as Isabelle with. Since it is a series about dancing, she was able to contribute her dance experience there.

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