Costas Kilias

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Costas Kilias
Born
Constantinos Nikiforos Kilias

23 May 1960
Melbourne, Australia
OccupationMagistrate and Film actor

Constantinos "Costas" Kilias (Greek: Κωνσταντίνος "Κώστας" Κίλιας; is a Greek Australian magistrate and actor.

Early career[edit]

Kilias is the son of Greek immigrants who arrived in Australia in 1954, from the town of Kolindros, in region of Macedonia in Northern Greece.[1][2]

Legal career[edit]

After graduating from the University of Melbourne in the early 1980s, Kilias was admitted to the Victorian Bar in 1986.[1][3]

Kilias currently works as a magistrate in Melbourne.[4]

Acting career[edit]

Kilias is best known for his role as "Tony the Yugoslav" in The Wog Boy and Wog Boy 2: Kings of Mykonos, as well as his role as Farouk in The Castle. He also had roles in Fat Tony & Co. as the Head of Hellenic Anti Drug Dept [5][6] and in the film The Wannabes, as Adrian.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Law School honours outstanding LLB students". University of Melbourne. 9 May 2001. Retrieved 23 March 2010.
  2. ^ https://issuu.com/opamagazine/docs/opa01_final_lowres
  3. ^ "Barrister At Law: Mr Constantinos (Costas) N. Kilias". Laurence's List. Retrieved 23 March 2010.
  4. ^ "From The Castle to the bench: Constantinos Kilias named a new magistrate". The Guardian. 10 October 2018. Retrieved 15 October 2018.
  5. ^ "Raising the bar". Carbone & Money. Melbourne: The Age. 10 July 2006. Retrieved 23 March 2010.
  6. ^ DAVID STRATTON (2000-03-13). THE WOGBOY.(Review). In Variety. 378 (4), 22.

External links[edit]

Costas Kilias on IMDb