What happened to Alex Dimitriades? '90s Heartbreak High star's thriving new career is revealed

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What happened to Alex Dimitriades? '90s Heartbreak High star's thriving new career is revealed

What happened to Alex Dimitriades? '90s Heartbreak High star's thriving new career is revealedBy Ali Daher For Daily Mail Australia P

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What happened to Alex Dimitriades? ’90s Heartbreak High star’s thriving new career is revealed

Alex Dimitriades is known for playing teenage highschool student Nick Poulos in ’90s teen drama Heartbreak High.

And almost three decades later, the 47-year-old Australian actor has become one of Sydney’s most in-demand DJ’s. 

Better known by his stage name, DJ Boogie Monster, Alex is now making a name for himself in the music scene.

Where are they now? Alex Dimitriades rose to fame playing teenage school kid Nick Poulos in '90s teen drama Heartbreak High. And almost 27 years later the actor is still in demand

Where are they now? Alex Dimitriades rose to fame playing teenage school kid Nick Poulos in ’90s teen drama Heartbreak High. And almost 27 years later the actor is still in demand

According to Sydney Morning Herald, the former teen star is said to be the music master behind the decks at popular venues, including Greenwood Hotel, Harpoon Harry’s, and Merivale’s Hemmesphere.

Alex rose to fame in Australia in 1994 when he played the role of cool guy Nick Poulos on Heartbreak High. 

Dimitriades was just 20 years old at the time of filming, with the show being a spin-off of the very successful film based on the same character, The Heartbreak Kid.

Popular: Alex,47, has become one of Sydney's most in demand DJ's and goes by the name of DJ Boogie Monster. Pictured at an event for Melbourne Cup in 2016

Popular: Alex,47, has become one of Sydney’s most in demand DJ’s and goes by the name of DJ Boogie Monster. Pictured at an event for Melbourne Cup in 2016

In demand: The former teen star is said to be the music master behind the decks at popular venues including Greenwood Hotel, Harpoon Harry's, and Merivale's Hemmesphere. 2018

In demand: The former teen star is said to be the music master behind the decks at popular venues including Greenwood Hotel, Harpoon Harry’s, and Merivale’s Hemmesphere. 2018

The show was a huge success in Australia and went on to air in over 25 countries worldwide. 

Dimitriades’ character died in a boxing accident at the end of the first season.

He has since appeared in a bevy of television series, including Underbelly, Secret Circle, and Tidelands. 

Keeping busy: He has since appeared in a bevy of television series, including Underbelly, Secret Circle, and Tidelands. Pictured in 2018

Keeping busy: He has since appeared in a bevy of television series, including Underbelly, Secret Circle, and Tidelands. Pictured in 2018

The ’90s teen drama tackled important issues, including racism, at the fictional Hartley High.

The drama, which ran from 1994 to 1999 on Channel 10 and the ABC, launched the careers of Ada Nicodemou and Callan Mulvey, among others.

Netflix announced an eight-episode Heartbreak High reboot, which will air in 2022.

Reboot: Last month, Netflix announced an eight-episode Heartbreak High reboot, which will air in 2022. Pictured: some of the actors from the original series

Reboot: Last month, Netflix announced an eight-episode Heartbreak High reboot, which will air in 2022. Pictured: some of the actors from the original series

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