has worked consistently in theatre, television and film since the early 1980s. He is widely known for his role in the hugely successful theatre production of The Wogboys, which toured nationally in the mid 1990s and was later adapted to a feature film in 2000.
Colosimo's theatre work has also included productions of A Streetcar Named Desire, The Club, Twelfth Night, Othello and PIAF for the Melbourne Theatre Company, Rose Tattoo for the State Theatre Company of South Australia, and Romeo And Juliet. His television work has included a sustaining role in All The Way and A Country Practice and guest roles in Good Guys Bad Guys, Halifax, Stingers and most recently Something In The Air.
Colosimo's previous film credits include Street Hero and Moving Out for which he was nominated for the Australian Film Institute Award for Best Actor in 1984, and which won him the Sydney Film Critics Circle Award for best New Talent. He has most recently been seen in the feature films Wogboy and Andrew Dominik's successful and internationally acclaimed Chopper which won the Australian Film Institute's Best Director Award in 2000.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2002.
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