Tobi Atkins

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Tobias Stuart Atkins
Born Tobias Stuart Atkins
(1990-09-30) 30 September 1990 (age 26)
Sydney, Australia

Tobi Stuart Atkins, is an Australian actor and musician.

Personal life[edit]

He was born and raised in Sydney and his interest in the performing arts began with tap lessons at 3 years old.[1]

He is the son of producer, choreographer and director David Atkins OAM.[2][3][4]

He attended St Luke's Grammar School in Dee Why before moving to Freshwater Senior Campus and graduating in 2007.

Career[edit]

He used to play the role of Henry Hunter in the soap opera Home and Away who was the son of Beth Hunter (Clarissa House), a twin brother to Matilda Hunter (Indiana Evans). The other siblings were Scott (Kip Gamblin), Kit (Amy Mizzi) and Robbie (Jason Smith).[5] His reason for leaving as given in TV Week was that he wanted to focus on completing his schooling.

Music[edit]

Atkins began playing the guitar at the age of 7. He played guitar with Virtuoso Classical Guitar player Dominic Davies when aged 11. Tobi was also in a band called Headspace, playing Lead Guitar and assisting with creative and original works.[6] More recently Tobi was heavily involved with his band Maze,[7] who in 2009 released an EP titled Empires and Endings.[8] He is currently the guitarist/vocalist of the band Glass Ocean.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Home and Away". web.archive.org. 2004-12-10. Archived from the original on 2004-12-10. Retrieved 2012-01-23. 
  2. ^ "Home and Away". web.archive.org. 2005-06-19. Archived from the original on 2005-06-19. Retrieved 2012-01-23. 
  3. ^ "our team | dae". daeglobal.com. Retrieved 2012-01-25. 
  4. ^ "Celebrities 'On board' for CUBA Charity Surf Challenge". Global Surf News. 2005-12-10. 
  5. ^ "Home and Away". web.archive.org. 2005-06-16. Archived from the original on 2005-06-16. Retrieved 2012-01-23. 
  6. ^ http://www.freewebs.com/vaiman777/bio.htm
  7. ^ "Maze on PureVolume". purevolume.com. 2008-04-22. Retrieved 2012-01-23. 
  8. ^ "Maze - Empires and Endings User Opinions". sputnikmusic. Retrieved 2012-01-25. 

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