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Chris Hobbs

Film and television is in actor and voice artist Chris Hobbs' blood - sisters Rebecca and Katrina are also actors, while his mother and other sister Jessica are directors. He is probably best known in New Zealand for his role as Dr Frank Malone on Shortland Street.

After Shortland Street, Chris moved to Australia, where he appeared in television dramas including Bad Cop, Bad Cop; Home And Away; McLeod's Daughters and Water Rats.

On this side of the Tasman, he has appeared in Outrageous Fortune, and most recently, in the USA, in The Young And The Restless.

Currently residing in the USA, Chris' most recent project was voicing two of the main characters, and a number of regular guest characters on the animation series based on Graham Base's Animalia.

Throughout his career, he has also appeared beside Cliff Curtis in Spooked and performed with the Black Grace Dance Co in Black Grace 10.

  Chris danced for the Ronald McDonald House Charities NZ