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Darren Gilshenan Biography

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Fast Facts

  • Worked for a decade with The Bell Shakespeare Company, performing in seventeen productions
  • Taught at the Australian Theatre for Young People
  • In 1997, became a writer and series regular on sketch comedy series Full Frontal
  • In 2004, won the Helpmann Best Actor Award for his role as Truffaldino in The Servant of Two Masters
  • Wrote and performed a comedic one-man show in 2011, made up of excerpts from Shakespeare's works


  • 2017AACTA Awards-Best Performance in a Television Comedy: nominated