|How long have
you been on the show?
A little over a year. I started work on Neighbours on July 30, 2000, at
What do you like most about your character?
I like Darcy's enthusiasm and tenacity. When he goes for something he
grabs it with both hands. I also admire his intelligence and expertise
as a doctor.
Do you share any traits with him?
We share the same shoe size.
How do you differ from him?
He is a doctor who speaks his own lines whereas I'm an actor who speaks
Do you recall your first scene?
I had to bandage Dee's (Madeleine West's) foot. I cut myself on the
bandage clip and bled into the costume.
Do you have an all-time favourite storyline?
The love triangle with Dee and Tess was fun, and the surgery takeover
stuff gave me the chance to do some interesting scenes with Alan (Karl)
and Jackie (Susan).
Can you reveal something about yourself, that people
may be surprised to know?
I am a painter of pictures and have had six exhibitions. I have also
illustrated five books.
Star sign: Sirius
Pets: Dust mites
Favourite Actor: Ray Winstone, Kevin Spacey
Favourite Actress: Cate Blanchett, Sasha Horler
Favourite Movies: Nil By Mouth, Breaking the Waves
Favourite food: Dry baked potatoes sliced open and sizzled with cold
pressed organic virgin olive oil and Tamari topped with fresh ground
Favourite time of year: Autumn
Favourite UK TV show: The Fast Show