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

This list below has everything from Mel Gibson to Andrew Denton.

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

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A.J. Carter is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
age 38
A. J. Carter is an Australian film director, screenwriter and producer. In his recent emerging career as a film director, his debut narrative short film Ronan's Escape awarded him and his ...more
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Adam Zwar is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
age 47
Adam Zwar (born 13 January 1972) is an award-winning Australian actor, voice artist, and writer. He is best known for co-creating the Australian comedy series Squinters, Lowdown, Wilfred and ...more
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Andrew Denton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
age 58
Andrew Christopher Denton is an Australian television producer, comedian, Gold Logie-nominated television presenter and former radio host, and was the host of the ABC's weekly television ...more
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Angela Webber is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
Dec. at 53 (1954-2007)
Angela Webber (2 December 1954 – 10 March 2007) was an Australian author, TV writer, producer and comedian.
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Anthony Coburn is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
Dec. at 50 (1927-1977)
James Anthony Coburn (10 December 1927 – 28 April 1977) was an Australian television writer and producer, who spent much of his professional career living and working in the United Kingdom.
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Ben Gannon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
Dec. at 55 (1952-2007)
Bernard Gannon AO (23 September 1952 – 4 January 2007) was an Australian film, television and stage producer. After schooling at Melbourne's Xavier College, Gannon graduated from the then ...more
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Bryan Brown is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
age 71
Bryan Neathway Brown, AM (born 23 June 1947) is an Australian actor. He has performed in over eighty film and television projects since the late 1970s, both in his native Australia and abroad. ...more
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Charles Firth is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
Charles Henry Burgmann Firth is an Australian comedian, best known as a member of The Chaser productions CNNNN and The Chaser's War on Everything.
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David de Vries is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
age 58
David de Vries is an Australian film writer, director and producer.
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Errol Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
age 76
Errol Sullivan is a film and television producer.
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Gina Riley is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
age 57
Gina Riley (born 6 May 1961) is an Australian actress, writer, singer and comedian.
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Glenn Robbins is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
age 61
Glenn Maxwell Robbins (born 30 December 1957) is an Australian comedian, writer, actor, television and radio presenter. Robbins has appeared on The Panel, Thank God You're Here and Have You Been ...more
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Gordon Elliott is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
age 59
Gordon Elliott (born 30 September 1956) is a British Australian journalist and producer, radio and television personality, based now in the US He is the executive producer of ABC's daytime ...more
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Greg Coote is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
Dec. at 72 (1942-2014)
Greg Coote was a film and television producer.
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Greg Haddrick is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
age 58
Gregory Bevan Haddrick (born Sydney on 7 September 1960) is an Australian-born Logie Award winning screenwriter and film and television producer. Over the last decade he has won six AWGIE Awards ...more
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Hal McElroy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
Hal McElroy age 72
Hal McElroy is a film producer, screenwriter and television producer.
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Hugh Jackman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
age 50
Hugh Michael Jackman (born 12 October 1968) is an Australian actor, singer, and producer. He is best known for playing Wolverine in the X-Men film series from 2000 to 2018, a role for which he ...more
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Ian McFadyen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
age 67
Ian McFadyen (born 8 July 1948) is an Australian television writer, actor, director and producer. He is best known as the creator and producer of the Australian television series The Comedy ...more
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Jane Turner is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
age 58
Jane Turner (born 1 December 1960) is an Australian actress, comedian and Logie Award-winning comedy writer.
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Jeff Fatt is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
age 62
Jeffrey Wayne Fatt AM (born 21 July 1953) is an Australian musician and actor. He was a member of the children's group The Wiggles from its founding in 1991 to 2012, and was also in the 1980s ...more
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John Edwards is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
age 65
Robert John Edwards (born 4 March 1953) is a prolific Australian television drama producer. His series credits include Party Tricks, Puberty Blues, Offspring, Rush (Network Ten), Love My Way, ...more
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John Polson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
age 53
John Polson (born 6 September 1965 in Sydney) is an Australian actor, director and founder of Tropfest. As an actor, Polson's best known role is probably starring opposite Russell Crowe and Jack ...more
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John Tatoulis is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
John Tatoulis is an Australian film and television producer and director. Tatoulis was the producer of such movies as Take Away, Let's Get Skase and Beware of Greeks Bearing Guns. Tatoulis ...more
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Judith Lucy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
age 50
Judith Mary Lucy (born 1968) is an Australian comedian, television and radio presenter, actress and author, known primarily for her stand-up comedy. Lucy joined the team of the ABC's The Weekly ...more
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Keith Wilkes is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Television Producers from Australia
age 99
Keith Wilkes is a television director and producer.