Joel Lago, he/they

Joel is a queer disabled actor based in Meanjin. He is a QUT graduate (class of 2014), as well as a former participant of the Midsumma Pathways Program (2021). His recent acting credits include Erotic Stories (2023), in which he received an AACTA award nomination for Best Actor in a Drama Series, as well as Wilbur: The Optical Whale (2024), which received a Matilda Award for Best Independent Production in 2022. Joel was also part of the Undercover Artist Festival Development Program for Ballsy (2023).