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Currently, Simon Burke is 62 years, 2 months and 0 days old. Simon Burke will celebrate 63rd birthday on a Tuesday 8th of October 2024. Below we countdown to Simon Burke upcoming birthday.
|Popular As||Simon Burke|
|Age||61 years old|
|Born||October 08, 1961 ()|
Simon Burke’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio-born are passionate and assertive people. They are determined and decisive, and will research until they find out the truth. Scorpio is a great leader, always aware of the situation and also features prominently in resourcefulness. Scorpio is a Water sign and lives to experience and express emotions. Although emotions are very important for Scorpio, they manifest them differently than other water signs. In any case, you can be sure that the Scorpio will keep your secrets, whatever they may be.
Simon Burke was born in the Year of the Ox. Another of the powerful Chinese Zodiac signs, the Ox is steadfast, solid, a goal-oriented leader, detail-oriented, hard-working, stubborn, serious and introverted but can feel lonely and insecure. Takes comfort in friends and family and is a reliable, protective and strong companion. Compatible with Snake or Rooster.
Burke was Federal President of Actors Equity Australia 2004–2014. He is currently a Vice President of the International Federation of Actors (FIA), a global federation of performers’ trade unions, guilds and professional associations.
In 2014, Simon starred in Matchbox Pictures/NBC-Universal’s highly acclaimed mini-series Devil’s Playground in which he reprised the role of Tom Allen that he created as a 13 year old. He is the co-creator and executive Producer of the project, which this year won both the AACTA and Logie Awards for Most Outstanding Telefeature or Mini-Series.
On 10 September 2015, at the Queens Birthday Honours ceremony presided over by the Governor of New South Wales, General David Hurley, Burke was made an Officer of the Order of Australia (AO) with the following citation: "For distinguished Service to the performing arts as an actor, singer and Producer, and through senior advocacy roles for performers' rights and access to professional development and education programs."
In 2016 he publicly identified himself as being gay.