AFI, Oscar, BAFTA and Golden Globe Award winner Geoffrey Rush is one of Australia’s most respected actors. Recently awarded the Australian Of The Year 2012 for his contribution to the arts, his career has spanned over 70 theatrical productions and more than 20 feature films.

For his role as pianist David Helfgott in Shine, Geoffrey won the 1997 Oscar for Best Actor, an AFI Award, New York and Los Angeles Film Critics’ Awards, a Broadcast Film Critics’ Award, a Film Critics’ Circle of Australia Award, a SAG Award, a Golden Globe, and a BAFTA. The film propelled him into the international spotlight and he has fostered a rich career of work across local and international productions.