Kat Stewart, Actor

Kat Stewart, Actor

Friday 5th July –  Most Outstanding Actress: Kat Stewart  Stewart is arguably one of the most fascinating actors on our screens. She has the uncanny ability to exude a seemingly contradictory combination of vulnerability and threat. A combination delivered in spades in her AFI and Logie award winning performance as the infamous Roberta Williams in the […]

Andy Walker, Producer

Friday June 21: The Alchemy of Producing and Casting – Andy Walker Andy Walker has produced hundreds of hours of Australia’s most popular television series and he continues to be one of the busiest television drama and narrative comedy producers around.  He’s currently producing the much-anticipated Wonderland in Sydney, having just completed Mr & Mrs Murder. Prior to […]

Fred Schepisi, Director

Fred Schepisi, Director

Friday June 14: Major Australian Director – Fred Schepisi Multi-award winning Fred Schepisi (Plenty, Roxanne, The Russia House, Six Degrees of Separation, Empire Falls, The Eye of the Storm) is one of the very few Australian directors that can be said to have carved a significant international reputation. And on the home front, through landmark […]

Peter Gawler, Writer Underbelly Franchise

Friday June 7:  Peter Gawler – The Truth, True Crimes and Underbelly Peter Gawler, has been pivotal to the phenomenal success of the Underbelly television franchise.  He wrote six episodes of the defining first series and has been critically connected to the subsequent series and telemovies.  He’s spent a decade of telling our nation’s most captivating true crime […]

Chris Oliver-Taylor, Managing Director, Matchbox Pictures

Chris Oliver-Taylor, Managing Director, Matchbox Pictures

Friday May 31: Chris Oliver-Taylor Matchbox MD on the business of the business Chris Oliver-Taylor is Managing Director of Matchbox Pictures (The Slap, Underground: The Julian Assange Story, Next Stop Hollywood), a company that has recently risen to be one of the most successful production companies in Australia.  He started his career at the BBC in […]

Alison Nisselle, Writer

Friday May 24: The straight-talking Alison Nisselle, Screenwriter, script editor & script producer Alison Nisselle describes herself as an “old chick, done everything”.  We wouldn’t dare. But what’s accurate about that description is that having worked in the film and TV industry for more than 30 years, she really has done just about everything!  As […]

Leigh Whannell Actor, Writer, Producer – Saw franchise

Leigh Whannell Actor, Writer, Producer – Saw franchise

FRIDAY 10 MAY 2013 @ 5.00PM – MELBOURNE , Leigh Whannel – Co-Creator of the Saw Franchise Actor, writer, producer and co-creator of the Saw franchise, Leigh Whannel would have to be one of the most successful Australian practitioners in the film industry right now and given that his slate of films have generated approximately […]

Anna McLeish and Sarah Shaw Warp Films

FRIDAY 3 MAY 2013 @ 5.00PM – MELBOURNE, Friday May 3: Anna McLeish & Sarah Shaw  – Warp Films: Ambitious and Independent Distinctive record company Warp was founded in the UK over 20 years ago diversifying into film and other mediums a decade ago, and developing a reputation for working with exceptional talent and delivering […]

Jeffrey Walker, TV Director

FRIDAY 26 April 2013 @ 5.00PM – MELBOURNE, Friday on My Mind is a FREE weekly 1-hour interview series hosted by Sandra Sdraulig AM (former CEO of Film Victoria, Director of MIFF) held every Friday @ 5.00pm with the best directors, writers, producers, actors and industry professionals. FRIDAY APRIL 26 –  Jeffrey Walker: Rake-ing in […]

Peter Sardi, Acting Coach

FRIDAY ON MY MIND – FRIDAY 19 APRIL @ 5PM – MELBOURNE FRIDAY APRIL 19 – Knockout Performances & Working with Actors Peter Sardi Peter Sardi secured his first job as a professional actor on the Australian police drama series Cop Shop. Soon after, he was in LA studying acting at The Lee Strasberg Institute. […]

Kelly Lefevre and Sian Davies, Writer & Director, Mr and Mrs Murder

FRIDAY ON MY MIND – FRIDAY 12 APRIL @ 5PM – MELBOURNE Friday April 12 – Whodunit? The Mystery of Writing and Directing Mr and Mrs Murder Network Ten’s Mr and Mrs Murder, a whodunit murder mystery series, is winning audiences with its kooky warmth and charm. It combines Shaun Micallef and Kat Stewart, two […]

Friday On My Mind – Andrew Mason, Producer

FRIDAY 5 APRIL @ 5PM – MELBOURNE Friday on My Mind is a FREE weekly 1-hour interview series hosted by Sandra Sdraulig AM (former CEO of Film Victoria, Director of MIFF) held every Friday @ 5pm with the best directors, writers, producers, actors and industry professionals. Friday April 5 – Uber Australian film industry leader […]

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