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List of notable or famous television directors from Australia, with bios and photos, including the top television directors born in Australia and even some popular television directors who immigrated to Australia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Australian television directors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These television directors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known television director from Australia is included when available.

This list features people like Rachel Ward and Bud Tingwell.

This historic television directors from Australia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Australian television directors of note?" and "Who are the most famous television directors from Australia?" These prominent television directors of Australia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Australian television directors.

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Adam Zwar is a multi award-winning Australian actor, voice artist, and writer. He is best known for co-creating the Australian comedy series Lowdown, Wilfred and creating the popular factual series Agony Aunts, Agony Uncles, The Agony of Life and The Agony of Modern Manners. Zwar has also appeared ...more

Age: 43

Birthplace: Cairns, Australia

Profession: Television director, Television producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting, + more

Credits: Wilfred, Wilfred, The Wedge, The Wedding Party, Rats and Cats, + more

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Alison Ellwood is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Television Directors from Australia
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Alison Ellwood is a film and television director; film and television producer; and a film and television editor. ...more

Age: 55

Birthplace: Australia

Profession: Television director, Television producer, Film Producer, Film Editor, Television Editor, + more

Credits: Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room, Gonzo: The Life and Work of Dr. Hunter S. Thompson, History of the Eagles Part One, Steve Bartman: Catching Hell, Casino Jack and the United States of Money, + more

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Arch Nicholson is a television director. ...more

Age: Died at 49 (1941-1990)

Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

Profession: Television director

Credits: Buddies, Fortress, Weekend With Kate, A Good Thing Going, Deadline, + more

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Bud Tingwell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Television Directors from Australia
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Charles William "Bud" Tingwell AM was an Australian film, television, theatre and radio actor. One of the veterans of Australian film, he acted in his first motion picture in 1946 and went on to appear in more than 100 films and numerous TV programs in both the United Kingdom and Australia. ...more

Age: Died at 86 (1923-2009)

Birthplace: Coogee, Australia

Profession: Television director, Television producer, Actor

Credits: Breaker Morant, The Castle, The Dish, Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons, Homicide, + more

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