Catherine Waller (Amber)

Catherine Waller plays Amber in TV3's brand new comedy Hounds

Catherine Waller was born and raised in Auckland, New Zealand with her American parents John and Wendy Waller, and two older sisters, Sarah and Amy.

She began dancing at a young age and at the age of ten was cast as the lead in a commercial after not having any experience auditioning before. She began to work more in National and International commercials, and continued to build up her skills in all genres of dance; Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop, Latin, Contemporary, and Musical Theatre. By the time she was 16 she had also featured in two New Zealand drama series' and was cast as a lead role in "Shortland St" playing Felecia Sheridan.

She was accepted into Toi Whakaari:New Zealand National Drama School at the age of 18 and graduated in 2011. During her three years there she learned she had a passion for Musical Theatre, Comedy and Physical Theatre. She learned circus and combat skills, choreographed her class's Cabaret, and devised and performed a solo in which she played 4 physically challenging 'bouffon' characters in a satanic carnival setting.

She now resides in Los Angeles, CA, where she has dreamed of working since she was 10.

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About Hounds

From the creators of hit local comedy, 7 Days, new series Hounds follows the fortunes of a shiftless lawyer, his half-sister and an alcoholic dog trainer who are trying to live under one roof and make good on the track.

Will (Toby Sharpe) is struggling at his law firm. His heart isn’t in it and he is making mistakes at work. But one day everything changes. His Dad dies, leaving him half a house; a half-sister Lily (Susana Tang); a greyhound racing dog; and its unpredictable trainer Marty (Mick Innes).

Hounds - coming soon to 3.