Jeffrey Walker (actor)
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10 July 1982 |
Jeffrey Walker (born 10 July 1982, in Melbourne) is an Australian television director, best known to the Australian public for his appearances as a child actor in Ocean Girl and Round the Twist. He moved on to direct episodes of Australian soaps Neighbours, Home and Away, and H2O: Just Add Water.
Walker's first acting credit was a small role in The Flying Doctors in 1989. In 1992, he took over the role of Bronson Twist in the television series Round the Twist, based on the books by Paul Jennings. In 1994 he received a leading role in Ocean Girl as "Brett Bates". He had another major role as the brother Royce on Mirror, Mirror.
Walker received leading roles in The Wayne Manifesto in 1996 (for which he received a Young Actor's Award from the Australian Film Institute) and Thunderstone (1999), in which he played Wayne and Noah Daniels respectively.
Since his appearance in Thunderstone, Walker has focused his efforts on directing, working on soaps such as Neighbours and Home and Away and series such as Holly's Heroes and children's series Wicked Science, H2O: Just Add Water, The Elephant Princess and Blue Water High.
Walker also plays guitar in Sydney band Ballet Imperial .
|1988||House Rules||Youngest Son||Episode: "The Honourable Housewife"|
|1989||Flying Doctors, TheThe Flying Doctors||Mikey Maguire||Episode: "Dad's Little Bloke"|
|1990||Man in the Blue and White Holden, TheThe Man in the Blue and White Holden||Colin|
|1991||Pugwall||Banziel Wall||Episode: "Christmas Hocking"|
|1992||Good Vibrations||Jack||TV miniseries|
|1993||Round the Twist||Bronson Twist||Main role (13 episodes)|
|1993||Police Rescue||Tommy Campbell||Episode: "Rush Hour"|
|1993-1994||Halfway Across the Galaxy and Turn Left||Qwrk||Main role (28 episodes)|
|1994||Sky Trackers||Timothy Bolderwood||Episode: "Trees a Crowd"|
|1994-1998||Ocean Girl||Brett Bates||Main role (78 episodes)|
|1995||Man from Snowy River, TheThe Man from Snowy River||Jamie Ross||Episode: "The Railroad"|
|1995||Mirror, Mirror||Royce Tiegan||Main role (20 episodes)|
|1996||Blue Heelers||Rowdy Yates||Episode: "A Fair Crack of the Whip: Parts 1 & 2"|
|1996-1997||Wayne Manifesto, TheThe Wayne Manifesto||Wayne Wilson||Main role (26 episodes)|
|1998||Silver Brumby, TheThe Silver Brumby||Tom #1 (voice)||TV series|
|1999||Blue Heelers||Tim Sullivan||Episode: "Miracle at Rabbit Creek"|
|1999-2000||Thunderstone||Noah Daniels||Main role (52 episodes)|
|2007||Spy Shop||Dale Deakin||Recurring role (10 episodes)|
|2004||Fergus McPhail||TV series|
|2004||Blue Heelers||Episode: "Secrets & Lies"
Episode: "Bring It On"
|2005||Home and Away||3 episodes|
|2005||Last Man Standing||Episode: "1.11"
|2005||Holly's Heroes||Episode: "Double Team"
|2005||All Saints||Episode: "Life's Lottery"|
|2006||All Saints||Episode: "Dead Girl Walking"|
|2006-2010||H2O: Just Add Water||38 episodes|
|2007-2008||City Homicide||4 episodes|
|2008||Elephant Princess, TheThe Elephant Princess||Episode: "Coming of Age"|
|2010||Dance Academy||8 episodes|
|2010||Not Available||TV movie|
|2010||Rake||Episode: "R vs Chandler"
Episode: "R vs Langhorn"
|2011||Small Time Gangster||8 episodes|
|2011||Angry Boys||12 episodes|
|2011||Wild Boys||Episode: "1.1"
|2012||Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23||Episode: "Paris..."|
|2012||Jack Irish: Bad Debts||TV movie|
|2012||Jack Irish: Black Tide||TV movie|
|2012||Rake||Episode: "R vs. Turner"
Episode: "R vs Alford"
|2013||Broken Shore, TheThe Broken Shore||TV film, post-production|
|2013-2014||Modern Family||Episode: "Larry's Wife"
Episode: "Message Received"
- Walker appeared in the video clip of the John Butler Trio's song titled 'Something's Gotta Give'.
- Walker met future wife Brooke Harmon while they worked together on The Wayne Manifesto.
- Jeffrey Walker at the Internet Movie Database.
- Jeffrey Walker at TV.com.
- Jeffrey Walker at h2O – Just Add Water