Thirteen year-old BRANDON WALTERS was discovered by director Baz Luhrmann through a nationwide casting search for a young Aboriginal boy to play the crucial supporting role. After Walters participated in a series of workshops with the director at Fox Studios Australia, Luhrmann traveled to the aspiring young actor's hometown of Broome, in Western Australia. With the blessing of the boy's family, Luhrmann offered him the part.
Australia is Walters' film debut.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2008.
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