|Birth Day:||April 28, 1993|
|Birth Place:||Sydney, Australia|
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Australian actress and writer who became best known for her role as Olivia Fraser Richards in the long-standing soap opera Home and Away.
Raechelle Banno made her big debut in the German TV series In Your Dreams in 2013.
Raechelle Banno was born in Sydney, Australia in 1993. She is one of three children born to Joanne Banno; her elder sister Stephanie Banno lives and works in London, and her identical twin sister Karina Banno is an actress. During her primary education, she attended Fairfield West Public School, and Fairvale High School from which she graduated in 2010.
When Banno and her sister decided they wanted to pursue acting careers, they approached a family friend, who was a casting director for advice. Banno's acting career began in 2012, having taken courses at the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA). Initially appearing in commercials for companies such as McDonald's and Vodafone, she moved onto television roles, debuting in an episode of the 7Two children's drama series In Your Dreams, and the pilot episode of Karralak in 2014, a series which has not yet been screened. Since 2013, Banno has begun appearing in short films, including Second Best and Phenomena. She also wrote and produced the short film Exposure, which was directed by her sister, Karina.
In 2015, it was announced that Banno had joined the cast of Seven Network soap opera Home and Away, in which she would receive the role of Olivia Fraser Richards, the daughter of Chloe Richards. The character has been played by various actresses since her birth in 1998, including Ivy Latimer who portrayed the role in 2005. Banno made her first appearance during the 28th season of the series on 28 October 2015 in episode 6313. One of her character's early storylines highlighted the issues of self-harm and child abuse, after it was discovered that Olivia had been cutting herself due to the trauma of being sexually abused by her uncle's friend as a child. In May 2018, it was confirmed Banno had decided to leave Home and Away.
Raechelle Banno has a twin sister named Karina whose also an actress. Raechelle Banno also has an older sister named Stephanie.
Currently, Raechelle Banno is 27 years, 10 months and 8 days old. Raechelle Banno will celebrate 28th birthday on a Wednesday 28th of April 2021. Below we countdown to Raechelle Banno upcoming birthday.