Awards & Winners

Alex Outhred

Alex Outhred was an Australian actor. He starred as a young pubescent boy going through a sexual awakening in the 1992 Australian film, Hammers Over the Anvil. His character has polio, and following a long line of actors who won awards for playing disabled people, he won awards for his performance. Outhred won the Australian Film Institute Young Actors Award. His co-star, Russell Crowe, one-upped him several years later for playing a schizophrenic. Ann Turner, the director, praised Outhred's ability to feign admiration with regular smiles and distant dreamy looks.

Awards by Alex Outhred

Check all the awards nominated and won by Alex Outhred.


Australian Film Institute Young Actor's Award
Honored for : Hammers Over the Anvil

Nominations 1992 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Australian Film Institute Young Actor's Award Hammers Over the Anvil