Gay role a win­ner says Bodie

Fans’ ques­tions are ul­ti­mate com­pli­ment for Damien Bodie, writes

The Gold Coast Bulletin - Play Magazine - - TUESDAY EXTRA -

‘‘This is the first time peo­ple have come up and said ‘I love your show’ in­stead of say­ing ‘I think I’ve seen your show’.’’

Win­ners & Loser is in its sec­ond sea­son and a third se­ries has been com­mis­sioned.

The quick de­ci­sion last month to give the green light to a third year was a re­lief for Bodie who says the cast have to stay ‘‘in char­ac­ter’’ phys­i­cally be­tween sea­sons un­til they know the fate of the se­ries.

‘‘It’s just about stay­ing pos­i­tive and be­liev­ing it would come back as I haven’t been able to au­di­tion for any­thing else,’’ he said. ‘‘If I want to shave my head, grow it long or dye it a dif­fer­ent colour, I couldn’t. The thing is stay­ing fit as it’s im­por­tant for the char­ac­ter.’’

The cast of

are smil­ing af­ter be­ing picked up for a third sea­son.

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