Brett grew up in Bendigo and moved to Melbourne in 2007 to undertake a three year Diploma at the National Theatre Drama School. While training at the NTDS, in 2009 and 2010 Brett was the recipient of two Cybec Foundation Scholarships. Brett completed an internship with Red Stitch in 2011 and joined the company as an ensemble member in 2012. Red Stitch credits include Wittenberg, The Laramie Project – 10 Years Later and The Aliens. Brett works as an actor, director, videographer, photographer and writer. Other theatre credits include Cowboy Mouth, Lowell, An Evening With Chekhov and Blackrock.