Congratulations to GCM's Chris Alosio who has been named a recipient of the 2019 AACTA Subscription Television Award for Best New Male Talent for his nuanced performance as Izzie in Foztel's miniseries Fighting Season.
Cast in 2017, while he was still studying at Toi Whakaari: New Zealand Drama School, the role marked Chris' screen debut.
Read the full announcement here: https://www.aacta.org/connect/first-aacta-award-winners-for-2019-announced/.
Chris is currently in Hawaii, playing a major role, alongside Elisabeth Moss, Michael Fassbender and fellow GCMer Dave Fane, in the Taika Waititi directed feature film Next Goal Wins.
Earlier this year he played the lead in the critically acclaimed, politically charged music video Bunga from hip hop group SWIDT.
Congratulations Chris, we are beyond proud.