Peter Denis Flaherty

Peter Denis Flaherty

AGENT/MANAGEMENT- MICHELLE HORNER, IGNITE ELITE ARTISTS

Actor, director and dramaturge in Melbourne, Australia

About Peter

www.peterdenisflaherty.com
Actor, writer, director (stage and screen)... 'bread and butter' is VOICE-OVER , particularly ACCENTS (mostly USA and UK dialects)
Melbourne, Australia based , but travels a lot for work.


Name: Peter Denis Flaherty

Lives in: Melbourne, Australia

Company: AGENT/MANAGEMENT- MICHELLE HORNER, IGNITE ELITE ARTISTS

Occupation: Actor, Director, Dramaturge, Playwright, Producer, Screenwriter, Other and Voice Artist

Unique traits: BODY SHAPE AND WEIGHT CHANGES EXTENSIVELY DEPENDING UPON ROLE.

Credits

  • Without a Shirt

    Without a Shirt (2017)
    Film (Short and Comedy) Actor Add a Plot »

  • The Activists

    The Activists (2016)
    Film (Drama) Actor It's 1971; a time of political and social upheaval. Adam is a draft resistor on the run, striving for peace, regardless of the cost to himself. Pat is an aboriginal activist living in a community distrustful of whites. Rose and Cecilia form relationships with the men who inspire them politically, while at the same time trying to promote women's liberation on their campus; but as powerful conservative forces surge around them, choices must be confronted that will test the strength of their convictions.

  • Back in a Heart Beat

    Back in a Heart Beat (2016)
    Film (Short and Drama) Actor Nobody wants to carry the burden that the sudden loss of a loved one was unnecessary. SCA is the one cause of death in which the actions of an ordinary person can restore life. We can all be heroes if we just learn how easy it is to save a life. Written by Urban Lifesavers

  • Comedy Showroom: Moonman

    Comedy Showroom: Moonman (2016)
    Television (Short and Comedy) Actor Add a Plot »

  • Zina

    Zina (2016)
    Film (Short and Drama) Actor Zina is a firecracker, a young and sexy Russian woman who drinks heavily, angers quickly, goes after what she wants. Tony is a young man new in town, fleeing a broken relationship, lost and alone. Together, Zina and Tony will share a night they won't forget - full of seduction, near misses, bloody noses and wild surprises. Written by Ivan Malekin

  • Scams Incorporated

    Scams Incorporated (2016)
    Film (Short and Comedy) Actor Three people vying for one job find themselves charmed by a charismatic boss and his beautiful colleagues. But their hopes of a fresh start unravel when they learn this secretive business specialises in scams. When deception is the aim, are good people prepared to abandon their morals for a job? Written by Matt Mirams

  • The Legend of Ben Hall

    The Legend of Ben Hall (2016)
    Film (Action, Biography, Drama, History and 1 More) Actor After two years on the road, bushranger Ben Hall considers surrendering to the law when his old friend John Gilbert entices him back into the game. Taking on a fresh recruit John Dunn, the gang ride again, before long becoming the most wanted men in the British Empire. When they are declared outlaw, the three decide to flee the colony forever. As Ben Hall seeks to make peace with his tortured past, the their trusted friend becomes a police informant. They set a cunning trap for the outlaws, and on the cold morning of May 5th 1865, Ben Hall emerges alone from his camp... and walks into legend forever. Written by Matthew Holmes

  • Spirit of the Game

    Spirit of the Game (2016)
    Film (Biography) Actor In the lead up to the 1956 Olympic games, a group of missionaries are tasked with helping the fledgling Australian basketball team compete in their first ever Olympics, and in doing so, unite a nation still coming to grips after the war.

  • I Used to Exist

    I Used to Exist (2016)
    Film (Short, Drama and Family) Actor As a last resort, a few bully victims gather as a group for the first time facilitated by counselor CHRIS in an effort to encourage them to share their experiences.

  • Crossroads

    Crossroads (2015)
    Film (Short, Drama and Thriller) Actor A stranded girl on a deadly stretch of highway.

  • Heed

    Heed (2015)
    Film (Short) Producer Whilst hosting a party for his partner KELLY, OLIVER is confronted with news that may change their life and relationship moving forward.

  • Entailment

    Entailment (2014)
    Film (Short, Drama and Thriller) Actor At a low point in his marriage, Josh cheats with Nina, a woman desperate to have a child. As he struggles to keep his betrayal a secret, he finds that his is not the only one.

  • Pandorian

    Pandorian (2014)
    Film (Short, Action and Thriller) Actor To save her sister from a mysterious affliction, a teenage girl must investigate a malevolent artefact that spirals them on a collision course with strangers both sinister and psychotic.

  • The Mane Man

    The Mane Man (2014)
    Film (Short and Comedy) Actor Unconventional spin doctors Percy and Mr Black are called in to help a politician solve a unique problem.

  • Beckoning the Butcher

    Beckoning the Butcher (2014)
    Film (Drama, Horror and Thriller) Actor Chris Shaw was an up and coming Internet sensation. In his videos he performed rituals he found on the web, testing their legitimacy in summoning spirits. His last video never got to be broadcast, until now. Chris films everything as he, his girlfriend Tara and their friends Brent, Lorraine and Nicole travel to Brent's holiday house nestled in the vast, isolated plains of rural Victoria. Once they arrive they prepare and perform the latest ritual Beckoning the Butcher, a mysterious invocation Chris found online, designed to entice a paranormal entity into this world. All who took part in the ritual that night went missing without a trace. The only clue for investigators was the found footage contained on Chris's camera. Unfortunately for all involved, the footage itself seemed to pose more questions than to provide answers. Using interviews from family members, detectives and psychics, along with Chris's footage, this film aims to piece together the events of that fateful night and ... Written by Anonymous

  • Killervision

    Killervision (2014)
    Film (Drama and Thriller) Actor The only child of divorced middle-class parents Jared Dwyer has it all - a gifted mind, athletic prowess, a beautiful girlfriend called Shelby, and a brilliant future - until he and Shelby climb into a car driven by Shelby's drunken, drug-addled brother, Preston. The crash was inevitable. The brain trauma Jared sustained meant that life would never be the same again - that he would never be the same again. Six months later, Jared's body has healed but his dreams, aspirations and plans for the future are gone. His old life isn't even a memory. His only constant in this tragic new reality is his beloved girlfriend, Shelby. Working part-time at the local DVD store, Jared finds solace in alcohol and B-grade movies - until one night, glued to a B-grade classic, the images on his TV screen flicker, distort. Jared's confused. He could swear the woman in the movie is the paramedic who attended his accident - she's being murdered by a hooded, faceless killer. Days later, Jared learns she ... Written by Anonymous

  • Worst Year of My Life, Again!

    Worst Year of My Life, Again! (2014)
    Television (Comedy) Actor What if you woke up one morning to discover you had to relive the most excruciating 12 months of high school all over again? Alex King has had a horrible year - humiliated by his teachers, targeted by bullies and embarrassed by attempts to impress the most popular girl in school. So when he wakes up on his birthday to discover that somehow time has reset itself, he can't believe he must relive every miserable moment of the past 12 months once more. Until his friends Simon Birch and Maddy Kent convince him he's being offered a second chance and maybe this time round, he can get it right. Written by Australian Children's Television Foundation [au]

  • I Remember the Future

    I Remember the Future (2014)
    Film (Short, Drama and Sci-Fi) Actor During a visit from his estranged daughter, an elderly writer struggles with his fading mind and the future.

  • Upper Middle Bogan

    Upper Middle Bogan (2014)
    Television (Comedy) Actor The story of two families living at opposite ends of the freeway. Bess Denyar is a doctor with a posh mother, Margaret, an architect husband, Danny Bright, and twin 13-year-olds at a private school, Oscar and Edwina. When Bess finds out that she is adopted, she is stunned, but even more so when she meets her birth parents, Wayne and Julie Wheeler. She also discovers that she has three siblings: Amber, Kayne and Brianna. The 'bogan' Wheelers head up a drag racing team in the outer suburbs and are thrilled to discover the daughter they thought they had lost. Written by anonymous

  • Neighbours

    Neighbours (2000 - 2014)
    Television (Drama and Romance) Actor Serial chronicling the lives of the residents of Ramsay Street in the fictional Australian suburb of Erinsborough. When the series began, it revolved around three families - the Ramsays, the Robinsons and the Clarkes, living at no. 24, no. 26 and no. 28 respectively. Nowadays, the scope of the programme is much wider and only one member of the original families remains in the street. The show reached a watershed in 1997 when the last remaining original character, Helen Daniels, died. The departure of her relatives and arrival of the Scully family marked the start of a new era for Neighbours. There's never a dull moment in Ramsay Street, and despite their many feuds, the residents will always - in the words of the show's theme tune - "be there for one another". Written by Jon Brown <jonbrown@skynow.co.uk>

  • Old School

    Old School (2014)
    Television (Comedy and Crime) Actor The eight-part series follows the adventures of the retired criminal Lennie Cahill and the retired cop Ted McCabe.

  • Offspring

    Offspring (2014)
    Television (Comedy and Drama) Actor The story of the impossible loves of 30-something obstetrician Nina Proudman and her fabulously messy family.

  • The Doctor Blake Mysteries

    The Doctor Blake Mysteries (2014)
    Television (Mystery) Actor A doctor is a war veteran who was at the fall of Singapore, suffering trauma from war memories. He begins solving crimes. Written by CK

  • Johnny Swade

    Johnny Swade (2014)
    Film (Adventure) Actor In order to save his home, Johnny Swade together with his friends, Tim, Abby, Kelly and Ariel are on a riveting journey to expose the secret dealings of a tyrant, Henry Wilmont. In pursuit of these students to prevent Wilmont's dealings exposed are his henchmen. Throughout this gripping adventure, we will learn a great deal about these five characters through their friendships, aspirations and heroics. Set in Melbourne, Johnny Swade is a feel good Aussie adventure drama-comedy film about family, friendships, responsibilities, and with lots of laugh the whole family can enjoy. Written by Tran, Van Thuy

  • Taking Time

    Taking Time (2013)
    Film (Short, Crime, Horror and Thriller) Actor Sometimes a man needs to spend a moment enjoying the innocent things in life

  • House Husbands

    House Husbands (2013)
    Television (Drama) Actor The lives of four Australian men who are raising their children.

  • Monster Pies

    Monster Pies (2013)
    Film (Drama and Romance) Actor When Mike's English teacher pairs him up for a class assignment on Romeo and Juliet with the new kid William, Mike can't believe his luck. However as the two spend more and more time working together on a monster movie version of the Bard's classic tale, they both soon realize their feelings for one another may be more powerful than either of them is truly ready for. Written by Paul Jenner

  • A Table Set for Four

    A Table Set for Four (2013)
    Film (Short and Drama) Casting director Add a Plot »

  • Barney Ester

    Barney Ester (2012)
    Film (Short and Comedy) Actor Drugs, prostitution and children's playgrounds equals one cotton tail

  • Playpals

    Playpals (2012)
    Film (Short, Comedy and Drama) Actor A man yearns helplessly in his home attempting to deal with the small task of existing.

  • 6 Plots

    6 Plots (2012)
    Film (Thriller) Actor Everyone's primal fears of death and how horribly it can play out in your own mind.

  • Rake

    Rake (2012)
    Television (Comedy and Drama) Actor Criminal lawyer Cleaver Greene defends the indefensible - from bigamists to cannibals and everything in between. He is champion of the lost cause, both in the court room and in the bedroom.

  • Bikie Wars: Brothers in Arms

    Bikie Wars: Brothers in Arms (2012)
    Television (Drama) Actor Brothers in Arms is the story of the lead up, reasons and the repercussions of the "Milperra Massacre" where two warring Motorcycle Clubs faced off in the car park of a western Sydney pub on Fathers Day, 1984. The two clubs, the Bandidos, and the Comancheros were once under one club, only to later split, which then caused a rift that would lead to many deaths. Whilst the show is "based" on real events, there are inaccuracies that can easily be ignored and give the viewer an insight into not only the bikie (biker) culture, but also one of the worst massacres in Australian history. Written by jeffhore

  • The Professional Idiot

    The Professional Idiot (2012)
    Film (Comedy and Drama) Actor Based around the life of Joseph Reedman; the ultimate self-assured geek/idiot. His overbearing but endearing confidence enables him to plod through life with precision and perfection, inspiring his best friend, office dork Bernard and loyal colleague Silvia. Yet he is missing one key ingredient in his life, a Mrs. Joseph Reedman... and despite all his efforts Joseph can't quite figure out how to make that happen with finesse. What doesn't help Joseph's aspirations is the lack of encouragement and misguidance he receives from his miserable father, Keith. Despite the love that he has for his son, Keith is one grumpy old man who is bent on discouraging Joseph's romantic pursuits. Suddenly Joseph's one and only brother, Liam - the suave black sheep of the family, turns up on Joseph's doorstep after witnessing a murder. Initially Joseph is reluctant to help Liam out, knowing that their father would go ballistic if he helps Liam, yet he risks being ostracized when he realizes that Liam may ... Written by Kris Maric

  • Australia on Trial

    Australia on Trial (2012)
    Television (Drama) Actor Add a Plot »

  • Shorty & Morty: Hollywood @ Steak

    Shorty & Morty: Hollywood @ Steak (2012)
    Film (Short and Comedy) Producer The world's most extraordinary homeless couple vie among the costumed characters in Hollywood for their next meal ticket.

  • Gunderwilly Road

    Gunderwilly Road (2011)
    Film (Short, Adventure and Comedy) Actor Gunderwilly Road is a gritty adventure comedy about a gentle yet naive Aussie bloke from the countryside who accidentally incites a young girl's kidnapping. Enlisting the help of Dan, a reluctant young mechanic and the car he is test-driving, Matt chases the girl's captors to the suburbs to save her, with disastrous results. Written by The Producers

  • Rush

    Rush (2011)
    Television (Crime, Drama and Mystery) Actor Rush follows the lives of members of the prestigious Tactical Response team (TR), which is based on the real life Victoria Police Critical Incident Response Team, a highly mobile unit that fills the operational gap between general duties police and the SWAT-like Special Operations Group. The team is seen responding to violent incidents such as carjackings, suicides and armed offences. Rush focuses on the TR officers, their intelligence officer, Leon Broznic and Superindendent Kerry Vincent, head of the TR administration. It explores both the working and personal lives of the team. Written by Chazzy B

  • Taj

    Taj (2011)
    Film (Drama) Actor A charismatic, self-absorbed Indian writer discovers he may not have long to live. He tries to mend a neglected relationship with his young daughter from a broken previous marriage, while his life slowly falls apart around him. When they discover a box of Lego bricks at a garage sale and decide to build a model of the Taj Mahal together, a whole new chapter opens up for them. But what story will it tell? One of self-destruction or one of redemption? Written by Michelle Bourke

  • Deep

    Deep (2011)
    Film (Short) Actor A group of friends get together to celebrate, and after an unfortunate accident, they have to decide what to do with the dead body of a drug dealer. The night becomes a roller-coaster of events they have no control over.

  • Winners & Losers

    Winners & Losers (2011)
    Television (Comedy, Drama and Romance) Actor The lives of four best friends bound together by their shared experience of being "the losers" in high school. Now ten years later the women are about to become winners, but at what cost?

  • Abel

    Abel (2011)
    Film (Short and Drama) Actor In the lack of any outside influence, eleven-year old Abel lives in a perfectly sterile and secluded world created by his protective parents. An only child, he is home-schooled and taught to distrust anyone outside the family unit. Traveling in the family's camper-van to observe a solar eclipse, his growing curiosity can no longer be contained. Unskilled in the most basic forms of human interaction, and against the barriers carefully placed by his parents, Abel sets out on his own expedition. Can eleven-years of learning by the book prepare him for what he is about to encounter? Written by Anonymous

  • Underbelly Files: The Man Who Got Away

    Underbelly Files: The Man Who Got Away (2011)
    TV Movie (Crime and Drama) Actor The story of David McMillan an Australian drug smuggler and the only person in history to escape from Klong Prem prison in Bangkok.

  • Holiday to Remember

    Holiday to Remember (2011)
    Film (Short and Comedy) Actor A romantic holiday turns upside down when Dean and his Japanese girlfriend encounter an elderly gentleman who has just escaped from a nearby nursing home.

  • Shorty & Morty

    Shorty & Morty (2011)
    Film (Short, Comedy and Drama) Producer An extraordinary homeless couple wander into a bizarre, yet humorous 12-step meeting in Hollywood.

  • Naked Passions

    Naked Passions (2010)
    Film (Short, Action, Comedy and Drama) Actor The true story of one biker's efforts to keep his pride intact at an extraordinary party.

  • Someone's Trying to Kill Alex Jackson

    Someone's Trying to Kill Alex Jackson (2010)
    Film (Short and Comedy) Actor Add a Plot »

  • Love Crossed

    Love Crossed (2010)
    Film (Short, Comedy, Music and Romance) Actor Jerry is loving unsuspecting husband who decides to leave work early to surprise his lovely wife who is at that moment having a secret day of fun with her girlfriend.

  • Summer Coda

    Summer Coda (2010)
    Film (Drama and Romance) Actor Hitchhiking home to a family she's never known, Heidi meets Michael. In the stunning orange groves of country Australia, they embark on an adventure, discovering their secrets and lives may be better shared.

  • Radev

    Radev (2010)
    Film (Short and Drama) Sound department Add a Plot »

  • Nice/Hot

    Nice/Hot (2009)
    Film (Short, Comedy, Horror and Thriller) Actor Why has Phil, an ordinary 'Nice' guy, been picked up by three sexy, predatory 'Hot' chicks?

  • Special Korean Sauce

    Special Korean Sauce (2009)
    Film (Short and Comedy) Actor 'Special Korean Sauce' follows a day in the life of Lilly, the actress best known for her recurring roles in well known television insurance advertisements. No matter how hard Lilly tries to act her way out of admitting to who she really is, things don't always go her way. Written by Anonymous

  • Treasure (An Urban Fairy Tale)

    Treasure (An Urban Fairy Tale) (2009)
    An Urban Fairy Tal (Short, Comedy and Fantasy) Actor Add a Plot »

  • The Scavengers

    The Scavengers (2009)
    Film (Short, Crime and Drama) Actor Jack and Orson are brothers in crime. They steal cars for money and live day-by-day. After a successful heist Jack hits the town and brings home a girl, Lauren. Jack and Lauren are close, but we sense a longing from Orson, the more sensitive brother. Lauren has a mysterious past, and even more mysterious motives. Is she using Jack? One night she steals the money Jack and Orson earnt for their heist and leaves. She returns however, but this time to Orson. Tensions rise as the love triangle shatters and each person must choose what is most important to them. Written by Simon James Ryan

  • All Saints

    All Saints (2006)
    Television (Drama) Actor This is an Australian medical drama set in the fantasy All Saints Western General Hospital. It focuses on what happens in ward 17 (affectionately known as the garbage ward) and the lives of the nurses on the ward and two doctors that spend a lot of time there. In also has the paramedic team of Bron and Ben. Written by Nai

  • Another Shot

    Another Shot (2006)
    Film (Short and Drama) Actor Mick is on a stake-out with his partner John. They start talking, Mick tells John that he's leaving his wife and children. He has been caught cheating on his wife and thinks it best to move on, and maintain the status quo. However regret and fear drive Mick to resolve that he should make amends for his actions. But time is running out. Written by Anonymous

  • FixNATION

    FixNATION (2004)
    Film (Short) Actor In a world full of rapidly-growing new technology (and all the overwhelming options it offers), it seems our propensity as a race for addiction has increased steadily in line with the amount of new, ever-innovative addictions on offer. If we are to believe the media, the old adage of "everything in moderation", seems to have been thrown to the four winds, never to return. Written by Sally McLean

  • Something in the Air

    Something in the Air (2002)
    Television (Drama) Actor The story of the small town of Emu Springs, and the radio station that helps keep it alive.

  • Blue Heelers

    Blue Heelers (1998 - 2001)
    Television (Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery and 2 More) Actor The most popular local production on Australian television, Blue Heelers is a weekly police drama based on a fictional bush town called Mount Thomas. Every week there is a different case for Sergeant Tom Croydon, Senior Constable Nick Schultz, Senior Detective PJ Hasham, and Constables Maggie Doyle, Dash McKinley and Adam Cooper to solve. Continuing storylines about the personal lives and relationships of these characters filter into each episode. Written by Enoch Law <eytl@rocketmail.com>

  • State Coroner

    State Coroner (1998)
    Television (Crime, Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Actor Add a Plot »

Awards

  • BEST ACTOR, COMFY SHORTS
    (2015)

  • BEST ACTOR, WESTSIDE SHORTS
    (2014)

  • BEST ACTOR, WESTSIDE SHORTS
    (2014)

  • BEST ACTOR, FISHFACE INTERNATONAL FILM FESTIVAL
    (2014)

  • BEST ACTOR, MELBOURNE UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL (MUFF)
    (2014)

  • BEST ACTOR, COMFY SHORTS
    (2013)

  • BEST ACTOR, WESTSIDE SHORTS
    (2013)

  • BEST ACTOR, FISHFACE INTERNATONAL FILM FESTIVAL
    (2013)

  • BEST ACTOR, WESTSIDE SHORTS
    (2012)

  • BEST ACTOR, WESTSIDE SHORTS
    (2011)

  • BEST ACTOR, SHORT CUT FILM FESTIVAL
    (2011)

  • BEST ACTOR, NORTHSIDE SHORTS
    (2010)

  • BEST ACTOR, WESTSIDE SHORTS
    (2010)

  • BEST ACTOR, CRASH TEST THEATRE
    (2009)

  • BEST ACTOR, WESTSIDE SHORTS
    (2009)

  • BEST ACTOR, CRASH TEST THEATRE
    (2008)

  • BEST ACTOR, WESTSIDE SHORTS
    (2008)

  • BEST ACTOR, CRASH TEST THEATRE
    (2007)

  • BEST ACTOR, WESTSIDE SHORTS
    (2007)

  • BEST ACTOR, CRASH TEST THEATRE
    (2006)

  • BEST ACTOR, WESTSIDE SHORTS
    (2006)

  • BEST ACTOR, CRASH TEST THEATRE
    (2005)

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