Ryk Goddard is breakfast presenter for ABC Radio Hobart with locals tuning in every morning to listen to his show. Ryk’s talent goes beyond the microphone, having acted for all of Tasmania’s professional theatre companies. He has taught acting for theatre and screen, most recently at Cooper Screen Academy and also created over 20 acclaimed theatre works as Artistic Director of what is now the Tasmanian Theatre Company.
Ryk won best newcomer at the Stranger with My Face short horror film script competition in 2013 and was the lead role in the drama documentary First Fagin which premiered at Melbourne International Film Festival in 2012. He is currently developing a 13 part TV Drama set in Hobart in 1831 and has written and performed in three online comedy series.
Ryk recently played small roles in the ABC’s Rosehaven (Seasons 1 & 2) as well as The Kettering Incident, which were all filmed on location in Tasmania.