Person - Stephen Peacocke
Stephen Peacocke acted in Airsick in New Directions 2008 and King of the Mountain in Brand Spanking New 2010, and played Johnny in Summer of the 17th Doll 2009. After gaining celebrity status as a Logie winner in Australia he went to Hollywood.
Peacocke grew up in central NSW and worked as a jackaroo on a sheep and cattle station west of Bourke. In 2000 he began studies at Newcastle University where he acted in Conservatorium Theatre productions. In 2004 he won the City of Newcastle Drama Award for his portrayal of Ricko in Nick Enright’s A Property of the Clan. On television he had small roles in All Saints and Emerald Falls before landing a main cast role in Home and Away.