Scott Johnson (actor)

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Scott Johnson is an Australian actor, singer and musician.

Personal life[edit]

In November 2004 Scott married his partner of 11 years, actress Rachel Gordon. The two met at the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) in Sydney.

Career[edit]

Scott graduated from Australia's National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) with a degree in Performing Arts (Acting) in 1996.[1] Since graduation, he has combined stage acting with various roles in Australian television and films. He is also a tutor at the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) Sydney.[2]

Scott appeared in long-running Australian soap Neighbours in 2007 as Terrence Chesterton, an accomplice to Charlotte Stone, played by his real-life wife, Rachel Gordon. Scott also appeared on Blue Heelers in 2005, during the time that Rachel Gordon had a long-running role as Detective Senior Constable Amy Fox.

He starred for nearly two years as "Tommy DeVito" in the long-running Australian production of Jersey Boys in Melbourne and Sydney.[3][4]

Theatre Roles[edit]

(Not a complete list)

  • Jersey Boys (2009 - 2011) Jersey Boys Australia
  • Anatomy Titus Fall of Rome (2008) Queensland Theatre Company (QTC) and Melbourne Theatre Company (MTC)
  • August Moon (2008) Queensland Theatre Company
  • Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (2007) Queensland Theatre Company
  • Go Pinocchio (2006) Theatre of Image
  • How Like an Angel (2004) Railway Street Theatre Co
  • Wonderlands (2003) Hothouse/Griffin Theatre Company
  • Crimes of the Heart Marion Street Theatre
  • The Crucible Sydney Theatre Company
  • Hansel and Gretel Sydney Theatre Company/Theatre of Image
  • Third World Blues (1998) Sydney Theatre Company
  • The Siege of Frank Sinatra (1998) Ensemble Theatre

TV Appearances[edit]

(Not a complete list)

Filmography[edit]

(Not a complete list)

Awards and Nominations[edit]

  • 2010 Helpmann Awards. Nomination for Best Supporting Actor in a Musical - Jersey Boys[5]
  • 2010 Sydney Theatre Awards. Nomination for best performance by an actor in a musical or cabaret - Jersey Boys[6]
  • 2009 Green Room Awards. Nomination for Best Male Artist in a Leading Role (Music Theatre) - Jersey Boys[7]

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