Former Home and Away actor Andrew Morley is joining everyone’s favorite Neighbours in 2016.
Best known for his role as Spencer Harrington on Home and Away He He will debut as a mysterious character, known initially as John Doe. Without a family connection or a dark association to a current resident, it will be some time before his character’s real name and background are revealed.
Network Ten Drama Executive, Claire Tonkin, said: “We are over the moon to have Andrew Morley bringing this intriguing new character to life. The chase is on to discover the answer to the biggest question in Neighbours this year: Who is John Doe?”
Neighbours Executive Producer, Jason Herbison, said: “The writers have had free reign with the development of John Doe. We have had no restraints in terms of his history or family tree, so it is a clean slate. Let’s just say his arrival is quite explosive – literally.”
Andrew said: “I’m very excited about how this character evolves. There are lots of twists and turns before we find out exactly who he is.”
Andrew has been on set since December and will make his first appearance on air in April
Neighbours airs 6:30 pm weeknights on Eleven