Tamala plays the main cast role of Petra in the upcoming US drama series Reef Break, from ABC Studios International and Touchstone Pictures.
She is well known for the key role of Alinta in the critically-acclaimed series Cleverman, season 1 and 2, for the ABC and Sundance TV.
Tamala recently played Morgan in Location Scouts (Noble Savage Pictures), which is a hilarious behind-the-scenes look at the feature film Top End Wedding. She also recently appeared in the short film Scout and Radio Karate’s True Story Season 2.
Having made her professional debut in the ABC comedy Upper Middle Bogan, Tamala followed this with a main cast role in Nowhere Boys, the hit teen drama for ABC3 from Matchbox Pictures, and reprised her role for the film Nowhere Boys: The Book of Shadows.
When not acting Tamala is an avid reader and writer.