Doug Gardiner is a dedicated actor with a natural talent and a quick wit, who brings a great deal of enthusiasm and energy to every production that he is a part of. A keen film scholar and cinema enthusiast, Doug embarked on a career in performance after many years of studying the works of the great actors and directors from the silent era to the modern day. Developing his skills under the tuition of expert acting instructors and prominent directors, producers and casting agents, Doug quickly immersed himself in the local film scene. His film work to date has included a featured extra role in the film Son of a Gun starring Ewan McGregor and supporting roles in two independent feature length productions. Doug has also performed in featured extra roles in the major television productions of Cloudstreet, An Accidental Soldier and The War That Changed Us. Doug has worked on stage with the West Australian Opera, performing in non-singing roles in productions of Madam Butterfly in 2012 and Don Giovanni in 2013.rnDoug’s work on advertising campaigns has included lead roles in television commercials for Adventure World (2012), Goodlife Homes (2013) and Kambo’s (2014).