Rob Mills is joining the cast of Neighbours it has been announced.
Rob will be seen on the weeknight drama in a guest role as Finn Kelly, a progressive and respected school teacher appointed by Susan Kennedy (Jackie Woodburne).
Despite Finn’s charismatic and affable façade, it soon becomes apparent that there is more to him than meets the eye as the residents of Ramsay Street catch glimpses of his mysterious past.
Neighbours Network Ten Executive Producer, Claire Tonkin, said: “When Finn Kelly arrives in Erinsborough he brings an unexpected agenda, juicy secrets and oodles of charm. We are very lucky to welcome Rob Mills back to Network Ten to bring this fascinating character to life.”
Neighbours Executive Producer, Jason Herbison, said: “Rob is an exceptional talent and we are thrilled to welcome him to Ramsay Street as Finn Kelly, a really intriguing character with some hidden secrets which our audience won’t expect.”
Rob catapulted to fame in 2003 as a finalist on Australian Idol and has since starred in myriad musical productions includingWicked, Grease, Legally Blonde, Into the Woods, Hair and Ghost the Musical.
Rob’s television credits include Peter Allen: Not The Boy Next Door, Winners & Losers, Underbelly: Razor, The Celebrity Apprentice Australia, Dancing With The Stars and Young Talent Time.
Rob said: “I could not be more excited to be returning to Network Ten, where it all began for me 13 years ago on Australian Idol, and now to be acting on one of the world’s most famous shows, Neighbours. I can’t wait to get started. As a Melbourne boy, I played baseball just behind Ramsay Street all those years ago and never would have thought I would be on Neighbours!”
Rob will appear on screen in March 2017.
Neighbours airs 6:30pm weeknights on Eleven