Luke Carroll

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Luke Carroll
Born 1982 (age 31–32)
Sydney, Australia
Occupation actor
Years active 1991 – present

Luke Carroll is an Australian television and film actor.

Education[edit]

Luke Carroll attended Marcellin College Randwick and graduated in 1996.

Television and film[edit]

Carroll started out in guest roles in some Australian shows, including The Flying Doctors, Lift Off, The Man from Snowy River, Ocean Girl and Water Rats. He shot to fame in 2002, where he had a leading role in the film Australian Rules. This led to Carroll having regular roles in some Australian drama, like The Alice (2005) and the mini-series RAN (2006). In 2007, Carroll had a busy year. First up, (along with Cathy Freeman), he co-hosted Going Bush, a travel show for SBS. In mid-2007, he had finished filming in the film The Tender Hook, and also filmed a seven-week stint in the soap, Home and Away. In September 2009, he hosted The Deadlys for SBS.[1] In 2009, he co-starred in the film, Stone Bros. and appeared in Subdivision. In 2010 he starred in Needle. He has also appeared in an Australian government advertisement about being "Climate Clever".[citation needed]

Awards[edit]

  • 2002: Nominated in Best Actor in a Supporting Role at AFI Awards for his role in Australian Rules[2]
  • 2005: Nominated for Actor of the Year at The Deadlys for his role in The Alice
  • 2006: Nominated in Best Guest or Supporting Actor in Television Drama at AFI Awards for his role in RAN
  • 2009: Nominated for Actor of the Year at The Deadlys for his role in Stone Bros.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The 2008 Deadlys
  2. ^ "2002 AFI Awards". Australian Television. Retrieved 10 August 2010. 
  3. ^ "The Deadlys 2009 Finalists". Vibe Australia Pty Ltd. Retrieved 10 August 2010. 

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