About

ACTING

Myles has a Bachelor of Arts in Education (Secondary) from Edith Cowan University and a Bachelor of Dramatic Art in Acting from NIDA (National Institute of Dramatic Art).

He has appeared as an actor in many Australian television series including Australia's most successful TV series McLeod’s Daughters for which he received two Most Popular Actor Logie nominations. He has appeared on Home and Away, Packed to the Rafters, Underbelly, Double Trouble, East West 101, All Saints, Rescue Special Ops and Mystery Road.

His feature film credits include Wolverine and Drift for which he won the Best Actor award in the Western Australia Screen Awards. He acted in The Turning, The War That Changed Us, Looking For Grace, Jasper Jones, and The Gateway for which Myles was nominated for the Best Actor at FilmQuest Cthulhu Utah and was awarded The Best Actor award at the Austin Revolution Film festival Texas. Myles also featured in the Vietnam war movie Danger Close.

 

WRITING, PRODUCING and DIRECTING

Myles produced the feature film Drift which won the Extreme Cinema Award at the Maui Film Festival, won Best of Fest and the Audience Choice Best Feature Film award at the Rincon International Film Festival in Puerto Rico.

Myles made his directorial debut with his short film Payne’s Find which gained official acceptance to festivals including CinefestOz Western Australia 2018, CITYFLIX International Film Festival Toronto and the Crossover Film Festival in Virginia USA, winning international awards including Best Director, Best Film, Best Cinematography, Best Sound Design and Best Actor.

Myles directed a short film called Christine which has won multiple awards online at the Oniros Film Awards, including Best Director, Best Drama, Best Under Five Minute Film, Best Actress and Best Cinematographer. The film also won the Best Indie Fim at the New York Film Awards.

 

 

TEACHING

A qualified High school teacher, Myles has almost twenty years teaching experience. He has worked as a facilitator in the corporate arena for the last decade with companies such as Primed and Maura Fay and runs his own corporate training program that helps clients communicate confidently and persuasivelyMyles designs and facilitates his own Acting For Camera courses, is the 'Cinesnaps' Jury Chair (CinefestOZ) and continues to discover and develop young acting talent.

Myles comprehensive understanding of film and television production from both creative and logistical perspectives enables him to shoot complex scripts to challenging schedules without ever compromising honest acting performances and stories rich in humanity.