Peter’s career spans over 35 years. His breakthrough was in 1979 with the role of Ric Moran in The Restless Years. After two years in the role, he caught the attention of other TV producers, appearing in several TV shows including Butterfly Island, Sons and Daughters, Neighbours, Holiday Island and Alex Buzo’s Rooted. He also had roles in two movies, Winter Of Our Dreams and Just In Time.
Peter’s next roles included Home And Away, Blue Heelers and G.P. He was John ‘Knocker’ Harrison in Water Rats. He was the male lead Steve Hayden in Murder Call and Michael Allen in Frauds.
Peter played the role of Dr. Callum McKay on Shortland Street in 2006. He then moved to New Zealand for six years. He had been there years earlier to film The Story of Lucille Ball for CBS and loved it. In 2010, Peter starred as Vernon Bramwell in the New Zealand film, Predicament, and Officer Eastwood in the Bollywood film, Love Has No Language.
Peter is an accomplished voice over artist. He returned to Australia in 2013, appearing as Geoff Hadley in Janet King for ABC. He then starred as Fraser Collins in In Your Dreams for Southern Star. His role as Sam Dovinic in The Health & Safety of All helped the film win the Silver Medal at the New York Festival in 2015.
Peter returned to the Ensemble Theatre in early 2016 to play Carl Kretzmer in David Williamson’s Jack of Hearts. He also had roles in Blue Murder: Killer Cop for Channel 7, The House of Bond for The Nine Network and reprised his role as Geoff Hadley on Janet King.
What others had to say about Peter Mochrie:
“There are good coaches that just coach people…and there are great coaches that know how to connect and really take people to another level. Peter Mochrie is definitely a great coach and I am very grateful I have had the opportunity to work with him. His care, experience and professionalism all come through in his training which has helped me develop as a person and as an agent”.
Senior Agent, McGrath Estate Agents
“I believed that I just did not have the gift of the gab when it came to public speaking. Peter’s Media Training gave me the tools and belief to feel confident in front of the camera and has really helped me when I am interviewed at the races.This is Media Training at its finest and it will raise your profile significantly. I wish that I had done this course years ago“.
New Breed Racing
“Peter Mochrie’s Media Training was a revelation to me. Just to have someone with his extensive knowledge and experience take the time to explain the many facets and complexities needed when performing on camera was inspirational. From correct breathing to visualising the audience and staying on message, Peter’s course is outstanding and truly worth taking”
Sales Manager & Auctioneer, Di Jones Real Estate