Currently Aljin can be seen as Iago in Disney’s musical extravaganza Aladdin, and he plays Chris in forthcoming feature, Ali’s Wedding, directed by Geoffrey Walker.
Aljin graduated from NIDA in 2006. He has worked as an actor both nationally & internationally in film, television, animation, theatre and voice-over sectors. He made his stage debut in The Melbourne Theatre Company & Belvoir Street Theatre seasons of The Sapphires in 2005 and reprised his role in their subsequent South Korean and London tours.
In 2015 Aljin appeared in two national tours; Anything Goes for Opera Australia and he reprised the title role in Monkey: Journey to the West for Bell Shakespeare and Theatre of Image. Prior selected stage credits include La Cage Aux Folles (Green Room Award nimnation for Best Supprting Actor – Musical), The Good Person of Szechuan, Moths, Triumph, Strangers in Between, Three Sisters, The Matchmaker, Love Labour’s Lost, The Laramie Project, The Fortunes of Richard Mahony, Anything Goes and The New Black. Film, TV and animation credits include I Love You Too, Underbelly Files: The Man Who Got Away, Who Wants To Be A Terrorist?, Just Punishment, Power Rangers Jungle Fury, The Dr. Blake Mysteries, City Homicide, Noah & Saskia, Neighbours, Guinevere Jones, Bootleg, Legacy of the Silver Shadow, Blue Heelers, Horace & Tina and High Flyers.
Aljin recently shot a lead guest role in Marco Polo for Netflix and was nominated for Best Lead Actor in a Comedy at both the IAWTV and Raindance Independent Awards for the web series Hunter ‘n Hornet.