Elizabeth Jane "Eliza" Taylor-Cotter born 24 October 1989 in Melbourne is an Australian actress, best known for her role as Janae Timmins in long-running soap opera Neighbours.
* 1 Biography and Career
* 2 Personal life
* 3 Filmography
o 3.1 Television
o 3.2 Herself
o 3.3 Movies
o 3.4 Theatre
* 4 External links
* 5 References
After a lead role in Pirate Islands, she starred as Rosie Cartwright in The Sleepover Club in 2003. She transitioned to older audience programs with guest roles on Blue Heelers and Neighbours in 2003. She then joined the regular cast of Neighbours as part of the Timmins family in the role of Janae Hoyland (née Timmins), whose arrival in Ramsay Street was broadcast in Australia on 4 April 2005. Eliza completed her filming for Neighbours in October 2007 with her final episode screened on 8 February 2008. She has not ruled out a return.
She travelled to the United Kingdom in late November 2007, and on the 1 December 2007 turned on the Weymouth Christmas lights. On the 19 December Eliza starred as Snow White in a Christmas pantomime, again in Weymouth. In 2009 she was in a episode of All Saints and filmed a short drama/comedy movie called The Laundromat.Eliza filmed a role in the horror movie 6plots. She just filmed a pilot Winner's and Loser's She moved to Los Angeles, USA in 2011 looking for TV/movie roles. Her first American role will be Cassidy in The Spectacular Now.
Taylor-Cotter teaches acting at The Actors Nest with Paul O'Brien, Fun Class 5–7, Star Class 8–12, Tween Class 12–15.
Year Title Role Other notes
2003 Pirate Islands Sarah Redding (Main) 26 episodes
(filmed in 2001–2002)
Neighbours Jacinta Martin (Guest) 2 episodes
The Sleepover Club Rosie Cartwright 26 episodes
2004 Blue Heelers Tatum O'Hara (Guest) 1 episode
2005–2008 Neighbours Janae Timmins episodes 4691–5385
(recurring 4 April – 22 July 2005)
(main 25 July – 8 February 2008)
2007 Inside Soap Awards for Best Actress -Nominated
2008 Inside Soap Awards for Sexiest Female -Nominated
2006 Blue Water High Heidi Lee (Guest) 1 episode
2008 Rush Madison Hume (Guest) 1 episode
2009 Packed to the Rafters Kerry (non speaking role) 1 episode
All Saints Carly Spalding (Featuring) 1 episode
After Effects Ella (Lead) PILOT
2010 City Homicide Melissa Standish (Guest) 1 episode
2011 Winners & Losers Bridget Gross (Guest) Pilot Only