Justin Smith

Justin Smith

About Justin Smith

Justin Smith is an Australian actor, best known for his AFI nominated performance as barrister Josh Bornstein in the ABC mini-series Bastard Boys. In 2011, Justin appeared in Julia Leigh's Sleeping Beauty (official selection Cannes Film Festival); Jonathan Teplitzky's Burning Man; and the Fred Schepisi directed Eye Of The Storm. Smith has recently concluded work playing role of Tony (Billy's older brother) in Billy Elliot the Musical, Australia, for which he was nominated for Best Actor in a Musical at the Sydney Theatre Awards 2008, and The Sydney Theatre Company's highly successful production of Anthony Neilson's play, The Wonderful World Of Dissocia. Smith's first professional role was at the age of 16 in the Australian tour of Jesus Christ Superstar starring John Farnham. Smith played the role of Mark in the original Australian production of RENT, which garnered him a 1999 Green Room nomination for Best Actor in a musical, and starred in the movie Angst.