(born 19 February 1971 in Sydney, Australia), is a four-time Gold Logie Award
winning Australian actress, best known for her role as Senior Constable Maggie Doyle
in Blue Heelers
, and as Lt. Kate McGregor in Sea Patrol.
Early career (1988–93)
Lisa McCune first performed on stage at the age of 15 playing Dorothy in The Wizard Of Oz.
After graduating from Greenwood Senior High School at age 16, she was immediately accepted into both the Classical Singing and Musical Theatre courses at the prestigious Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts
(WAAPA). She embarked on the Musical Theatre course, and graduated with a BA in Music Theatre in 1990, becoming one of WAAPA's youngest ever graduates. Upon graduation, Lisa immediately secured a distinguished agent in Robyn Gardiner Management (RGM Associates) and took on various jobs in Sydney and Melbourne.
In February 1991 she won a twelve-month contract with Coles Supermarkets
<small>, for a series of print and TV advertisements in which she played 'Lisa' the girl-next-door checkout-chick.
McCune performed in a state-wide tour of Victorian high schools in the educational John Romeril play about work experience, called Working Out
, was in the chorus for a Sydney musical version of Great Expectations
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