Dougie was one of the leads opposite Kathy Bates in Chuck Lorre’s Netflix series Disjointed. Before that, he was the lead of the WB/CBS pilot What Goes Around Comes Around opposite Jason Lee and Alyssa Milano. Dougie is two-time Logie-winning Australian actor. He was the series lead of the International Emmy-winning teen series Nowhere Boys which had such a rabid fan base in AU that the UK Channel 4 picked it up there and HULU picked up US distribution rights. The show was set up around him after his breakout role in the critically-acclaimed dramedy Upper Middle Bogan. On the feature side during his hiatus he shot The Turning opposite Rose Byrne, Cate Blanchett, Hugo Weaving and Miranda Otto.
Dougie is a special comedic force. After leading three shows by the time he was 21, He decided to take a break in front of the screen to work on the craft, and graduated at the top of his class at the prestigious Philippe Gaulier French Clown school (Notable graduates include Sacha Baron Cohen, Emma Thompson and Helena Bonham Carter – and was the source of inspiration for Zach Galifianakis for his FX series BASKETS).
Dougie also curates and performs in one of Melbourne’s most popular alternative comedy nights, Limbo Comedy. You can also catch Dougie performing his unique brand of character comedy at many other venues around the city.
Role: Boring Boy / Lieutenant. Dir: Dylan Murphy, Best Fort Productions 2016-2019
Role: Pete. Dir: Richie Keen, Chuck Lorre Productions, Netflix 2017 – 2018
UPPER MIDDLE BOGAN (SERIES 1-3)
Role: Shawn Van Winkle. Dir: Wayne Hope, Tony Martin, Gristmill Pty Ltd, Hulu 2013 – 2016
NOWHERE BOYS (SERIES 1-4)
Role: Felix Ferne. Dir: Sianb Davies, Nicholas Verso Matchbox Pictures, Universal Kids 2013-2015
Role: Tommy Smith. Dir: Natalie Antonia 2014
WHAT GOES AROUND COMES AROUND
Role: Daschel. Dir: Tim Story, Kapital Entertainment, CBS Television Studios 2016
NOWHERE BOYS: THE BOOK OF SHADOWS
Role: Felix Ferne. Dir: David Caesar, Screen Australia, Moviemax Family 2016
Role: Vic Lang. Dir: Jonathan auf der Heide, Arenamedia, Main Street Films 2013
NOWHERE BOYS: THE 5TH BOY (VIDEO GAME)
Role: Felix Ferne. Dir: Milipede Creative Development 2013
Role: Virgin Mary. Dir: Natalie Medlock, Dan Musgrove, Counterpoint, The Bella Union 2015