Houvardas in February 2013
Sydney, NSW, Australia
George Houvardas is an Australian actor who is best known for his role as Nick "Carbo" Karandonis in the television series Packed to the Rafters.
Houvardas’s school years saw many sporting achievements reached. From years 7 to 10, he was the school marathon champion - he claims he did it in the nude. He also won Goalkeeper of the Year (in his first year as a goalkeeper) at school and played in the NSW State Championships.
In ten years, George intends to continue making macchiatos. He has plans to open a cruising boat business on the Aegean called 'George's Naked Party Cruise'. He will be ship captain.
He owns a dog called Calypso.
He has been known to call Frenchmen and ask for acting advice on occasion, stating that, "Their comittal to baked goods and pastries is the sort of commitment I wish to give to my acting career."
In 2009 Houvardas had a guest role in the second season of East West 101.
|2008–present||Packed to the Rafters ||Nick "Carbo" Karandonis||65|
|2010||Dancing with the Stars||himself||8|
|2009||East West 101||Tony||3|
Awards and nominations
|2010||Cleo Bachelor of the Year ||-||-||nominated|
|2009||Most Popular New Male Talent||Logie Award||Packed to the Rafters||nominated|
- George Houvardas - My and My Shadow
- George and Tony Houvardas Picture
- The Bean Scene Magazine - Piato Cafe - George Houvardas
- Packed to the Rafters Character :: Nick "Carbo" Karadonis
- Packed to the Rafters
- Cleo Bachelor Profile 2010 :: George Houvardas