Grant Piro’s vast experience over the past 35 years has allowed him to work in every facet of the industry, appearing in well over one hundred productions, as well as being one of Australia’s busiest voice-over actors. His work has been recognised with several Green Room Award nominations and two wins (The Producers and The Merry Widow) along with both Helpmann and AACTA nominations.
Grant began his career at age 16 with the soap opera Sons and Daughters during the early 1980’s. Since then, his thriving television career has won him roles on Janus (AACTA nomination), Correlli, GP, Wildside, Seachange, City Homicide, Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, and many, many more. Most recently, Grant has been seen in Newton’s Law, The Ex PM, and as Dustin Hoffman in Hoges: The Paul Hogan Story. Grant also wrote and hosted the 90’s cult television programme Couch Potato.
He has appeared in more than twenty movies. Among them are Bad Boy Bubby, Darkness Falls, The Outsider, The Condemned, Crime and Punishment, Crocodile Dundee in LA, The Lighthorsemen, and most recently Mormon Yankees: The Spirit of the Game.
On-stage highlights include Realism, Moby Dick, Laughter on the 23rd Floor, The 39 Steps, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, His Girl Friday, Hairspray and The Odd Couple, as well as appearing opposite his wife Marina Prior twice, in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels and Hello Dolly!