The Van Vuuren Brothers are the writers and directors of Soul Mates, and viral hits such as Bondi Hipsters, Activewear, Cavemen, A Song About Birds, Australia’s Deadliest Animals and Kid in Cockpit, which have collectively received more than 150 million views worldwide.
Connor Van Vuuren completed film school at UTS, and is also an experienced actor and stunt performer who has worked on Alien: Covenant, The Wolverine and The Hobbit. Christiaan moved into filmmaking after contracting TB and being confined to a hospital room for six months, where he created a series of viral videos based on his online alter ego, The Fully Sick Rapper.
Their work co-writing and directing 37 episodes of Bondi Hipsters earned them a 2013 ADG Award for Best Direction in an Original Online Project, with the entire series was picked up for broadcast by ABC2 and JUICETV (New Zealand). Bondi Hipsters was also the starting point for their first television show, Soul Mates. In 2014, the first season of the multi-platform comedy series Soul Mates aired on ABC2, and the second series screened on the ABC main channel. The Van Vuuren Bros are developing several television and feature projects. For a full CV please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.