David graduated from Queensland University of Technology, where he completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film and Television. His graduate film 'Wasteland' was amongst the favourites at the 20th Warner Roadshow Studios New Filmmaker Awards. In 2009 he was offered a place in the acting course at the National Institute of Dramatic Art. He has since participated in more than a dozen stage productions, and has been selected among hundreds of hopefuls to engage in master classes with Academy Award-winner Kevin Spacey; Triple Crown winner and Co-President of New York’s Actors Studio, Ellen Burstyn; and renowned acting coach Larry Moss. David recently wrapped on "The Boy", starring opposite David Morse and Rainn Wilson. The film is produced by Elijah Wood and his partners at SpectreVision.