Anthony Phelan grew up in Northern Queensland, Australia and has enjoyed a varied career across film, television and theatre.
Recent screen projects include Wanted Series 1 & 2, the series Seven Types of Ambiguity for ABC Australia, The Kettering Incident released on Amazon Prime in the USA and SkyAtlantic UK, Deep Water, Gallipoli, Rake, Spirited, the award winning Top of the Lake (NZ), directed by Jane Campion and the feature Unbroken, directed by Angelina Jolie.
Anthony has over 100 theatre credits. Since 2010, for Belvoir, Hamlet, Once in Royal David's City, Mother Courage and Her Children, Twelfth Night and The Wild Duck (including Melbourne, Perth, Vienna, Amsterdam and Oslo tours.) Anthony was awarded the 2011 Helpmann Award and the 2011 Sydney Theatre Award for his work in this play directed by Simon Stone.
Other theatre credits include, for The Sydney Theatre Company, Uncle Vanya, (Sydney, New York and Washington D.C.) and for The Bell Shakespeare Company, the National tour