Damian Forbes is a professionally trained Actor both for stage and film settings. He grew up multilingual being born in South-Africa before moving to Australia and then to the United States. He modelled for company branding as well as for fashion. He has a strong passion for fitness and well-being. He also graduated from the Edith Cowan University with a degree in Film and Video production as a Director/Producer and screenwriter for films, television and documentaries to expand his knowledge of the entertainment industry and has used his knowledge to work on a range of film productions, music videos and advertising campaigns.
Damian has been cast in a variety of music videos, short films, festival films, feature films model campaigns and brand campaigns over the years all around Australia and the West coast of LA. He has a multitude of skills ranging from firearms training, military experience, sailing, piloting and martial arts which have given him the ability to be extremely focused and dedicated to his acting roles and responsibilities.
He played professional Football/Soccer overseas while studying computer science while he held lead roles and key co-star roles in theatre productions on the east coast of Australia for several years before diving into the world of film and television. He has training in Karate, Muay Thai Kickboxing and mixed martial arts which he uses along side his stage combat training from the West Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) to bring action scenes to life. His training from Multiple academies such as Nicholson Academy of Screen Acting, WAAPA and Michelle Danner’s Los Angeles Acting Academy brings the characters from the page to the screen with great depth and feeling.
Damian is currently continuing his acting training and fitness lifestyle in Los Angeles while he builds a range of skills being mentored by some of America’s top working entertainers.