The NRL Rookie is Australia's first rugby league reality series. Through Captain's Challenges and Games, the Rookies will be cut week-by-week, with the winner to land the coveted prize of a contract with one of the 16 clubs in the National Rugby League.
Runtime: 60 minutes
The NRL Rookie - David Andjelic - Netflix
David Andjelic (Serbian: David Anđelić; Cyrillic: Давид Анђелић) is a Serbian rugby league footballer. Primarily playing as a prop, Andjelic is a Serbian international representative and was contracted with Penrith Panthers in his junior career.
The NRL Rookie - Early career - Netflix
Born in Serbia, Andjelic and his mother Milijana moved to Mount Druitt, New South Wales, Australia as a child. He played his junior rugby league for St Patricks Blacktown, Minchinbury Jets, and Penrith Panthers. In 2016, Andjelic participated in the Nine Network's rugby league reality TV show, The NRL Rookie, being cut from the competition in week 5. His audition video, featuring his running through a wall of bricks, went viral around the world.
The NRL Rookie - References - Netflix