A towering second-rower, Heilum Luki was signed to the Cowboys’ Cairns Academy in 2016 as a 15-year-old.
Now 19, Luki starred for the Northern Pride Under 20s in 2019 and was a standout in the Cowboys’ Academy team’s triumph over the Titans Academy later that season.
In his first season with the Cowboys’ NRL squad, Luki will look to solidify himself as a Queensland Cup regular for the Pride in 2021.
Favourite TV show as a child: SpongeBob SquarePants
Favourite podcast: Bloke in a Bar
Favourite comedian: Kevin Hart
Childhood celebrity crush: Kendall Jenner
What is your signature dish to cook: Spaghetti