Katrina Milosevic is the gifted actress behind Boomer, and since showing on Wentworth, the actress has turn out to be one thing of an Australian treasure.
The Queensland native is a classically skilled actress who attended Australia’s Nationwide Institute of Dramatic Artwork earlier than occurring to star on Australian comedy sequence The Video games and police drama Blue Heelers. From 2008 to 2009, she additionally performed Kelly Katsis on the long-lasting Australian cleaning soap opera, Neighbours.
Katrina nearly didn’t get the position of Boomer, a personality who was initially purported to solely make a visitor look in Season 1. However the actress’s efficiency was so robust and audiences beloved Boomer a lot that the writers determined to make the character a mainstay of Wentworth.
Over the seven seasons that Katrina has labored on the present, she’s additionally had loads of enter about Boomer’s emotional arcs. The storyline of transgender character Maxine and Boomer’s creating closeness, together with Boomer eager to have a child collectively, may be credited to Katrina.
“The Maxine and ‘Boomer’ stuff was my thought within the first place,” Katrina advised TV Tonight. “We really had one thing else that was in place after which on the final minute they determined they couldn’t go forward with that. I used to be in there going ‘OK properly what are we going to do?’” “It’s by no means been mentioned however ‘Boomer’ falls in love with the person that Maxine was,” she continued. “That was the genesis of this relationship after which they introduced within the child ingredient in.”