Taryn Marler - Biography

Taryn Marler is best known for her role on popular teen drama, Blue Water High series 2, as Rachel Samuels and her villainous role in the internationally successful children's/tween series, H2O: Just Add Water, where she played Sophie Benjamin. She also appeared in the award winning short film Car Pool, as Chrissy Clapton, alongside acclaimed Australian actress, Kerry Armstrong, as well as a small role in Australian thriller, in Her Skin, opposite Guy Pearce and Miranda Otto. Taryn guest starred in H2O: Just Add Water, season 2, as a 1950's mermaid called Julia, in "The Gracie Code" episodes. Taryn also had a guest role in long running British television series, Heartbeat, when they filmed two episodes on location in Australia. Taryn met up with her Blue Water High co-stars Sophie Luck, Lesley Anne Mitchell, Gabrielle Scollay, Ryan Corr, Trent Dalzell and James Sorensen in early 2006, and spent 6 months filming teen drama, Blue Water High on the pristine Northern beaches of Sydney, Australia. Taryn has also taken part in Rove McManus's stand up comedy tour in a 'Benny Hill' style skit, as a nurse in his 2008 tour. Taryn Marler was involved in the third and final season of H2O: Just Add Water, where she played Sophie, a fiery red head who is very involved in her brother, Will's, success as a free diver. She also causes much grief to the mermaids throughout the season and is viewed primarily as a negative and villainous character.