Kip Gamblin

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Kip Gamblin
Kip Gamblin, 2012.jpg
Gamblin at The Sapphires Australian Premiere in August 2012.
Born (1975-07-05) 5 July 1975 (age 39)
Occupation Actor, ballet dancer
Spouse(s) Linda Ridgway

Kip Gamblin (born 5 July 1975) is an Australian ballet dancer and actor.

Career[edit]

Gamblin trained as a ballet dancer at the The McDonald College of Performing Arts, Sydney and completed his training at the Australian Ballet School, Melbourne. He performed with the Australian Ballet, the West Australian Ballet and the Sydney Dance Company between 1994 and 2002, and had leading roles in Paquita and Le Corsaire among many other ballet productions. In 2000 he was chosen to perform as the sole male dancer presenting Barbra Streisand on stage for her Australian tour of Timeless.

Film credits for Gamblin include the 2001 film Moulin Rouge!, in which he played a Latin dancer and the Australian feature films Kick and Mao's Last Dancer.[1] From January 2003 to November 2005 Gamblin played the role of Scott Hunter in the Australian television soap opera Home and Away for which he won the Logie Award for Most Popular New Male Talent in 2004.[2]

Gamblin moved to Great Britain with his family in 2005, but has since moved back to Australia. From June 2006 to 2008 he played the role of paramedic Greg Fallon in the British medical series Casualty.[1] He also made an appearance as Greg Fallon in Holby City, when the character was one of the paramedics who attended the scene of Mark and Tricia Williams' car accident. In 2008, Gamblin portrayed the role of Dr Adam Rossi in the Australian medical series All Saints.[3] In 2010, Gamblin joined the cast of Australian teen drama series Dance Academy as male dance instructor Zach.[1]

In 2012, Gamblin portrayed the role of Rick Taylor in the Australian television drama series Tricky Business which lasted for one season. In May 2013, Gamblin took over the role of Brad Willis from Scott Michaelson in the Australian television soap opera Neighbours.[4]

Personal life[edit]

Gamblin is married to dancer Linda Ridgway and they have two sons.[1]

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1999 Kick Roland
2001 Moulin Rouge! Latin dancer
2003–05 Home and Away Scott Hunter Regular role
2006–08 Casualty Greg Fallon Regular role
2006 Holby City Greg Fallon Guest appearance
2008–09 All Saints Dr. Adam Rossi Regular role
2009 Mao's Last Dancer David
2010– Dance Academy Zach Recurring role
2012 Tricky Business Rick Taylor Regular role
2013– Neighbours Brad Willis Regular role

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