Northern Rivers based Dustin Clare is an award winning Australian actor.
Dustin began his career with guest roles in Australian television series before becoming a series regular in the popular television drama McLeod’s Daughters, for which he won a Logie Award for Most Popular New Talent. Dustin went on to star in the Showtime series Satisfaction for which which he received a second Logie Award nomination for Most Outstanding Actor and a Golden Nymph Award nomination for Most Outstanding Actor at the 49th Monte Carlo Television Festival in Monaco. He also played Chris Flannery in the critically acclaimed second series of Underbelly.
Dustin made his feature debut in 2011 opposite Geoffrey Rush and Judy Davis in Fred Schepisi‘s The Eye of the Storm. He went on to star in the US series Spartacus: War of the Damned for the STARZ network alongside John Hannah and Lucy Lawless, and also starred in Spartacus: Gods of the Arena, and in Spartacus: Vengeance.
In 2013 he appeared in the musical feature, Goddess, opposite Ronan Keating and Magda Szubanski. In 2014 he played Lt. Harry Moffitt on the ABC’s mini-series ANZAC Girls for which he received and Equity Ensemble Award, and in the Australian feature film Love Is Now. In 2015 he appeared on the final season of the Cinemax series Strikeback and in the feature film Sunday, on which he was also a writer and producer. In 2016 Dustin starred in the Wolf Creek TV Series for STAN and will next been seen in Pacific Rim: Uprising for Legendary Pictures.
Dustin also heads up Northern Rivers based independent production & distribution company Fighting Chance Films and was named one of Screen Producers Australia’s emerging producers of 2015. Dustin is a graduate of the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA).