Zoe Naylor (born 4 July 1977) is an Australian actress, journalist and television presenter.

Zoe Naylor
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Zoe Naylor in 2011
Born (1977-07-04) 4 July 1977 (age 44)
OccupationActress/voiceover artist, model, presenter, speaker, writer
Years active1995–present

Early life and educationEdit

Naylor was born in Sydney, Australia to Richard Naylor, a veterinarian, and Neroli, an English and History teacher. She graduated from Loreto Normanhurst where she was School Captain while training with the Australian Theatre for Young People in Sydney, then attended Charles Sturt University in Bathurst under a Seven Network scholarship. Naylor attended University of Technology in Sydney for a year to complete her Bachelor of Arts in Communications degree.


She was an announcer for Groove FM, then worked in television for A Current Affair, Escape with ET, The Footy Show, Gladiators, MTV Australia, National Nine News and SportsCafe (NZ). She has also written for magazines such as Australian Traveller and Road Rider.

After graduating from the Queensland University of Technology in 2002 with a Masters in Drama, she appeared in regional theatre productions. In 2005, she was cast as Regan McLeod in the television series McLeod's Daughters. She was also cast in the New Zealand series Orange Roughies. She later appeared in films such as The Reef (2010) and Robotropolis (2011).[1]

Personal lifeEdit

Aaron Jeffery and Zoe Naylor in 2011

Naylor married James Trude on 12 May 2007. She later divorced and began dating Aaron Jeffery. The couple welcomed their first child together, a daughter called Sophia Jade Jeffery, in 2012 and their second child, a son called Beau Charles Jeffery in 2016.[2]

Selected filmographyEdit





  • Naylor, Zoe (2007). "Contributor". Laugh Even Louder!. By Camp Quality. Gosford, New South Wales: Scholastic Australia Pty Limited. ISBN 978-1-74169-022-4.[3]


  1. ^ Miska, Brad (5 June 2010). "Trailer for Aussie Shark Thriller 'The Reef'".
  2. ^ [1][dead link]
  3. ^ Camp Quality (2007). Laugh Even Louder!. Gosford, New South Wales: Scholastic Australia Pty Limited. p. 15. ISBN 978-1-74169-022-4.

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Preceded by Co-Host of Gladiators
Succeeded by