Freya Stafford - Updated Jul 2024

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Freya Stafford

Freya Stafford is an actress from Australia. Freya Stafford is best known for her work in the television program “Head Start” and “White Collar Blue.”

Early Life

On the 21st of January 1977, Freya Stafford was born in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Currently, she is 46 years old and  Aquarius. Meanwhile, she holds Australian nationality while her ethical background and religious belief are still missing at the moment.

In terms of her family background, she has not provided proper details about her parents’ names and professions, siblings, and her childhood life. It seems she is a private person and prefers to keep her family member away from the limelight. However, it is known that her family moved to Tasmania in 1982.

Education and Early Career

She joined a drama group because she enjoyed acting, and at the age of eleven, she landed a role in a local production of Annie.

Stafford studied at the Tasmanian School of Art before moving to Sydney to study at the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA). Meanwhile, she was cast in a Silverchair video and several NIDA productions, including There Is No Need To Wake Up, Twelfth Night, and Three Sisters.

Professional Career

After completing her graduation from NIDA, Freya Stafford was cast on the 2001 Australian television drama series “Head Start” as bisexual filmmaker Basia Lem. Freya landed a role as Detective Senior Constable Harriet Walker on Network Ten’s White Collar Blue after a forty-episode season of Head Start.

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Caption: The poster of the 2001 Australian television drama series, Head Start (Source: IMDb)

“White Collar Blue” aired on Australian television for two seasons from 2002 to 2003 before being canceled by the network while the cast and crew were on vacation following the completion of the second season. Stafford took a three-month break before resuming her acting career.

She also appeared as a guest on Network Ten’s “The Lost World” Moreover, she has also appeared in the Network Ten miniseries “Small Claims” (2004) as well as the Australian films “Gettin’ Square” and the TV film “Hell Has Harbour Views” (2005).

She was a presenter at the 45th Australian Film Institute (AFI) Awards in 2003. Additionally, she also played lawyer Jill Bishop in the ABC adaptation of Richard Beasley’s novel “Hell Has Harbour Views.” She played Miranda in Bell Shakespeare’s production of “The Tempest” in late 2006. She also appeared as a guest star in the 2006 episode Mind Games of “All Saints.”

Other movies and television series

She appeared in the 2007 American pilot “Them,” which was not picked up for a series. In 2009, she starred as the lead in “Dirt Game,” a six-part drama series that premiered on ABC1 on Sunday, April 19, 2009.

Harvey Taft Production, ABC TV, and Screen Australia collaborated on “Dirt Game,” which was developed and produced with the assistance of Film Victoria. She also appears in the horror film “The Clinic,” directed by James Rabbitts.

In addition, she was announced as Emilia Jovanovic in the cast of “Neighbours” in July 2011. Stafford starred as Julie Flower in the ITV drama “Mrs Biggs” in September 2012. She made a cameo appearance in the 2014 film “Predestination.”

Some of his recent television appearances are such as “The Doctor Blake Mysteries” (2016),  “Newton’s Law” (2017), “Seven Types of Ambiguity” (2017), and “Glitch” (2019).


Despite her hard work, Stafford has not won any awards or nominations. With her dedication to her work, she might get several chances to win some of them in the coming days.

Net Worth 2023

This Australian actress has a net worth of $1 million-$5 million while her salary and incomes are still unknown. Mainly, she earned it from her movies and television appearances.

Relationship Status

Currently, Freya Stafford is married to fellow actor Darren McAng. She has always kept her marital life private, so there isn’t much information about it. This actress has always been a private person when it comes to her personal and romantic life. Before marrying Darren, Stafford was engaged to Nigel Joseph. The couple, however, did not work out and soon separated. It is unknown what caused their separation.

Freya Stafford is not embroiled in any scandals or rumors. She has also managed to keep most of her personal life private while maintaining her profile as an actress.

Body Measurements

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Caption: Freya Stafford attending an award function (Source: Wikimedia Commons)

This Australian actress stands 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs around an average. Meanwhile, Freya Stafford has a pair of light brown eyes with black hair colour while there is no information about her shoe size and dress size.

Freya Stafford – Social Media

On her Instagram page ‘@freyastafford’ there are 610 followers. Likewise, there are 414 followers on her Twitter page ‘@FreyaStafford’ and she is not present on Facebook.