Richard Cawthorne

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Awarded the 2012 AACTA Award for Best Guest or Supporting Actor in a Television Drama for his performance in KILLING TIME, Richard has worked consistently in television, stage and film for a number of years. His television credits include BIKIE WARS: BROTHERS IN ARMS, THE STRAITS, EAST WEST 101, CANAL ROAD, EAST OF EVERYTHING, RUSH, CITY HOMICIDE, THE PACIFIC, HALIFAX FP, STINGERS, BLUE HEELERS, EUGENIE SANDLER P.I, UNDERBELLY: SQUIZZY, FAT TONY & CO, CATCHING MILAT and most recently the STAN Produced WOLF CREEK. On the big screen, Richard has appeared in 10 TERRORISTS, NOISE and RAZOR EATERS, for which he received the Best Actor Award (across all categories) at the Shriekfest Film Festival in Los Angeles. 

Richard is a member of Melbourne’s critically acclaimed ensemble based Red Stitch Actors Theatre. Credits with Red Stitch include VINCENT IN BRIXTON, THE PUGILIST SPECIALIST, THE NIGHT HERRON, UNDER THE WHALEBACK and SOME VOICES. Other theatrical credits include THE HOBBIT, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, THE DAM, A COUNTRY WIFE, RORSCHARK, IN THE JUNGLE OF THE CITIES and ALCESTIS.