Jacki Weaver as Maureen (The Mayor)

The much-loved Jacki Weaver plays the delightfully devious MAYOR in Goldstone. Jacki had already enjoyed long career in Australia when her career received a huge revival with Australian thriller, Animal Kingdom, earning her a supporting actor Oscar nomination.  She then gained another supporting role Oscar nomination for Silver Linings Playbook.

Some of Jacki’s feature film highlights include:  Last Cab to Darwin, Magic in the Moonlight, Stoker, Parkland, Silver linings Playbook, The Five Year Engagement, Animal Kingdom, Cosi, Picnic at Hanging Rock, The Removalists and Stork.

Jacki Weaver also has a significant television presence starting in the recent US series Blunt Talk and Gracepoint and many Australian TV dramas including Secret City, Water Under the Bridge, Homicide, Matlock Police and Division 4.