- Bobby Morley
Bob (or Bobby) Morley (born
20 December 1984, Kyneton, Victoria, Australia) is an Australian actor.
He is half-Filipino on his mother's sideFact|date=July 2008. He played the role of [http://www.seven.com.au/homeandaway/meetthecast_drew-curtis Drew Curtis] (2006-2008) on the
Seven Networkdrama series " Home and Away" (see also, here). He has appeared in several stage plays in Australia and prior to "Home and Away" he appeared in the horror film, " Dead Harvest". He appeared in the second series of "It Takes Two" from May 2007. On Tuesday 12th June 2007, he was voted off "It Takes Two" after six weeks on the show even though he received his highest score since being on the show.
Born on 20 December 1984, Bobby went to school in Kyneton, a small country town in Victoria. There he did drama all the way through to Year 11, until he was kicked out! “I was a bit of a brat,” he says with a grin. “I’d turn up to class and not have done the homework, but I’d perform and I’d get away with it. I was drama captain of the senior school but I was probably the worst academic student in drama department, so they didn’t really want me to be an example to other students.”
After graduating from high school, Bobby did half a year of
geological engineeringat uni before deciding to get back into acting and pursue it as a professional career. He started a degree in Creative Arts at La Trobe Universityin Melbourne, secured himself an agent and started doing extra classes. He was dating his former home and away co-star Jessica Toveywho played his onscreen girlfriend Belle Taylor, they confirmed this in a TV Week interview. He was recently nominated in Cleo magazine's Bachelor of the year award, but unfortunately he didn't win.
Morely will portray Tony Moretti in the 2008 drama series The Strip.
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