David Richards - CHARLES

David Richards' distinguished career in the military gives him the perfect background for his role as Charles in Bunyip.

David trained as an armourer with the British Air Force and is an expert weapons handler. In a career spanning over 18 years, David has held operational roles in the UK, Saudi Arabia and Australia, including experience with the Australian Navy.

An award-winning actor who graduated from the Actors College of Theatre and Television in 2004, David has appeared in multiple stage plays and films, winning two awards for Best Actor and playing the lead role in Who the Hell is Martin Copper, which won Best One-Act Play at the Canberra Festival in 2007. In 2010, he made his television debut on ABC’s Rake, opposite Richard Roxburgh.