Toby can be seen in the leading role in Nicholas Verso’s coming of age feature Boys in the Trees which recently premiered at both the Venice and Toronto International Film Festivals.
Other film credits include the adaptation of Tim Winton’s book The Turning (Cockleshell, directed by Tony Ayres), feature films Galore from director Rhys Graham which premiered at the Berlin International Film Festival, Return to Nim’s Island opposite Bindi Irwin, and his professional debut in Kriv Stenders’ Lucky Country (aka Dark Frontier). It was for this role that Toby was honoured with an Australian Film Institute Award Nomination for Best Young Actor at only 13 years old.
Originally from the UK, Toby emigrated to Australia as a child. His professional stage debut was in Opera Australia’s production of Capuletti. Other credits include the young Michael Hutchence in the INXS miniseries Never Tear Us Apart, Surviving Georgia, It’s A Date, The Man that Got Away, and several short films including The Last Time I Saw Richard which was one of the Dendy Short Film Finalists in 2013.
In 2016 Toby was seen in the Melbourne Theatre Company’s production of Skylight.