Thomas Russell

ThomasAdelaide born and raised, Tom made his film debut aged 10 in Last Ride, for which he was nominated
for Best Young Actor at the 2009 AFI Awards.

Tom went on to appear in feature films Matching Jack (2010), The Tree (2010) and Boys in the Trees (2016). He also appeared in Showtime mini-series Cloudstreet (2011) and Deadline Gallipoli (2015).

While at NIDA, Tom had the opportunity to explore his interest in movement and musical theatre.

Tom is looking forward to graduating and being able to put the skills he has developed at NIDA to work in the industry. In particular, he is excited to further explore his passion for film, musical theatre and movement.

Roles played at NIDA
Starstruck The Stage Musical - Angus Mullens
Glengarry Glen Ross - John Williamson
Ah, Tuzenbach. A Melancholic Cabaret - Ensemble
Three Sisters - Vassily Vasilyevich Solyony
Richard III - Richmond
Antigone - Chorus

Showreel written and directed by Guy Edmonds & Matt Zeremes

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