Aaron Fa’Aoso first came to prominence in 2004 with his performance as ‘Eddie’ in the critically-acclaimed SBS mini-series, R.A.N., for which he received nominations for an AFI Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Television Drama and a LOGIE Award for Most Outstanding New Talent.
Following on from that success, Aaron joined the multi award winning SBS series East West 101 which recently had its third season go to air. Aaron received a 2011 Monte Carlo TV Festival award nomination for Most Outstanding Actor for his work in the series. In 2012 he was nominated for an AACTA Award for Best Supporting Actor, and the show was awarded Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble Cast in a Television Drama Series at the Equity Awards.
His other television credits include City Homicide and Sea Patrol. He is also appeared in Screentime’s Bikie Wars: Brothers in Arms on Network Ten. In 2009, he made his feature film debut in Sue Brooks’ Subdivision.
In 2012, Aaron Associate Produced and starred opposite UK actor Brian Cox in the ABC crime drama, The Straits. The series is based on his original idea and Produced by Matchbox Pictures. Aaron has also been active behind the camera writing and directing the short film, Sharp Eye, as part of the SBS Television series Bit of Black Business.
Aaron was one of the devisors and performers in the Urban Theatre Project’s highly successful play, Back Home, which sold out at the 2006 Sydney Festival and toured to Toronto, Canada the following year. He also featured in Queensland’s Koeemba Jdarra Performing Arts Company productions of Howie the Rookie and Njunjal the Sun.
Aaron is a four time Deadly Award nominee for Male Actor of the Year for his performances in R.A.N. and East West 101.