William McInnes is a highly acclaimed and accomplished actor and writer. He shone in dramatic lead television roles in dramas such as The Shark Net, My Brother Jack, Blue Heelers, Stepfather of the Bride, Seachange, Curtin, and the hard hitting SBS series East West 101. For his unforgettable performance in the feature film, Look Both Ways, William won the Film Critics Circle of Australia Award for Best Actor and received an AFI Award nomination Best Lead Actor. William’s other feature film credits include Dirty Deeds, Prime Mover, Unfinished Sky, Blessed and The Hopes and Dreams of Gazza Snell. In 2006, William was awarded the Sydney Morning Herald, Sun Herald and The Age Australian Star of The Year Award. William most recently starred in the ABC telemovie, Dangerous Remedy, alongside Claudia Karvan in The Time Of Our Lives and as the host of Auction Rooms and Hello Birdy.
William’s voice is deep, authoritative, familiar and trustworthy. He has read countless audio books and narrated numerous documentaries including the ABC’s cross-platform series, The Making of Modern Australia, for which he also wrote the book of the same name. He is great with straight, dramatic and comedic reads and is also brilliant with characters and accents.