Hailing from Hobart, Tasmania, Ollie moved to Melbourne in 2011 to continue working towards a career in the entertainment industry. Ollie was offered full scholarships at two leading dance institutions and thus began studying at Ministry of Dance.
Since graduating in 2013, Ollie has established himself as one of Melbourne’s most sought-after and reliable performers, spanning several genres and aspects of the industry. So far, his career has seen him work with the choreographic likes of The Squared Division, Mikey Minden, Yvette Lee and Marko Panzic.
Commercially, Ollie has danced for Red Foo, Delta Goodrem, Samantha Jade, Natalie Conway and comedian Joel Creasey and in campaigns for Jean Paul Gaultier, Crown Resorts, Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival and Jaguar.
In 2015, Ollie made his theatrical debut in the Green Room Award-winning musical Loving Repeating, and performs with the male review show Princes of the Night.
On television, Ollie appeared in Season 4 of hit US TV show Dance Moms, the TV Week Logie Awards, Australia’s Got Talent, The Footy Show and Dancing with the Stars.
As a model, Ollie has appeared in commercials for both Kmart and Heineken and in print for New Balance, Ansell, Politix, Catch of the Day and Funky Trunks.
COMP CARD DETAILS
NAME: Ollie Reading
HEIGHT: 180cm, 5’11”
HAIR COLOUR: Brown
EYE COLOUR: Blue
CHEST: 104cm, 41”
WAIST: 80cm, 32”
HIPS: 90cm, 35”
TVC (Television Commercials)