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Elias Anton is best known for his breakout performance as Danny opposite Rachel Griffiths and Matt Nable in the television adaption of Christos Tsiolkas’ lauded novel, BARRACUDA. His acclaimed portrayal was recognised by Anton being awarded the TV Week Logies Graham Kennedy Award for Most Outstanding Newcomer. Elias’s other TV credits include roles on NEIGHBOURS and ARGUMENTS WITH MY MUM. He has also starred in short films ELI, NEVER LOVE A VAMPIRE and HEAD CASE. Elias’s feature film credits include director Kriv Stenders’ AUSTRALIA DAY opposite Bryan Brown and two films currently in post-production SUNFLOWER for director Gabriel Carrubba and the lead role of ‘Kol’ in OF AN AGE from director Goran Stolevski.