Chad O'Brien is an actor and voice, speech & accent coach based in Melbourne, Australia. Chad has worked as an actor in film, TV and theatre in Melbourne, Perth, Singapore and Penang. Chad has helped actors from all over the world learn American and RP accents with his one-on-one online voice course Accent Essentials. He is an Associate Teacher of Fitzmaurice Voicework.
Chad has been working as an actor in film, tv and theatre for over ten years.
Chad grew up in Perth, Australia where he performed with the WA Youth Theatre Company and began his training with WAAPA and LAMDA. He moved to Singapore to complete his formal training at LASALLE College of the Arts and begin his professional career. In the six years that Chad lived in Singapore he performed in a range of theatre, film, tv and animation productions, and co-produced and directed a site specific performance.
Since returning to Australia Chad has acted in TV productions with the ABC and Foxtel, feature films You Mean the World to Me and Criminology 101, as well as performing in theatrical productions as Lady Macbeth & Odysseus.
Chad is currently represented by Collective Talent Management.