With a mop of curly blonde hair, almost half the roles in his earlier career have been angels, although he recently starred as the not quite angelic Graham in Robert Sarkies' Scarfies
, New Zealand's fifth most successful feature film to date.
In addition to Scarfies Bleakley has also appeared in the feature films Saving Grace, written by Scarfies co-writer Duncan Sarkies; Xmas for Lou and Absent Without Leave.His television credits include the successful children's television series Mirror Mirror; Ivanhoe and The Tribe. Bleakley is currently in his second year as a real life Scarfie at Victoria University in Wellington.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2002.
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