- Justin Smith (actor)
Justin Smith is an
Australian actor, best known for his role as barrister Josh Bornsteinin the ABC mini-series" Bastard Boys". Smith is currently playing role of Tony(Billy's older brother) in Billy Elliot the Musical playing in Sydney Australia.
Smith's first professional role was at the age of 16 in the Australian tour of "
Jesus Christ Superstar" starring John Farnham.
Smith played the role of Mark in the original Australian production of "RENT", and starred in the movie "Angst". He has also appeared in the Cherry Orchard
Sydney Theatre Companyand the production "Shakespeare's R & J" for the Bell Shakespeare Co. Aust.
Smith was recently nominated for Best Actor in a Musical at the Sydney Theatre Awards; he was pipped-at-the-post by his 4 pint-sized co-stars
Rhys Kosakowski, Lochlan Denholm, Rarmian Newtonand Nick Twiney. Smith was nominated for an AFI award for his role in Bastard Boys
Smith's brother Michael Howard Smith recently made his London West End debut in Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Whistle Down the Wind" in the role of Boon. He also appeared at Edinburgh Festival in "Seriously: Pet Shop Boys Reinterpreted" to excellent reviews.
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