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Executive producer Susan Bower said the character's storyline was created because of requests from young viewers in the Neighbours website's online forums.
Television critics and LGBT websites have given the character and his storyline development a positive reception.
In 2012, Mason earned a nomination for Most Popular New Male Talent at the Logie Awards.
However, in January 2011, a Network Ten spokesperson told SX News that Mason's role would be expanded from April and he and Chris will get more screen time.
Chris will be seen taking on "issues that every gay teenager does." On becoming a regular cast member, Mason told Channel 5, "I love it.