Rob Sitch

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Rob Sitch
Rob Sitch at the AACTA Awards Sydney, Australia, January 2012.jpg
Rob Sitch at the AACTA Awards Sydney, Australia, January 2012
Born (1962-03-17) 17 March 1962 (age 52)
Occupation Actor, Director, Producer, Writer and author
Spouse(s) Jane Kennedy
Website
Working Dog Productions

Robert Ian Sitch (born 17 March 1962), is an Australian director, producer, screenwriter, actor and comedian.

Early life[edit]

Sitch attended both St Kevin's College and Melbourne Grammar and graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Melbourne, where he resided at Trinity College.[1] He worked at the Royal Women's Hospital in Melbourne, where he assisted in the deliveries of newborns. He practised medicine for a short time.[2]

Career[edit]

Sitch is currently a member of the Working Dog production company which produced the television shows Frontline, A River Somewhere, The Panel, Thank God You're Here and feature films The Castle, the The Dish and Any Questions for Ben?. Sitch co-wrote and directed each of these movies.

In 2006, to mark 50 years of television in Australia, the Nine Network special 50 Years 50 Stars listed Sitch at the 39th greatest living television star in Australia. Several of his programs, including The D-Generation and Frontline, were included in the earlier special; 50 Years 50 Shows coming in at 50 and 22 respectively.

Sitch is also a co-author of the satirical Jetlag Travel Guides to Molvanîa, Phaic Tăn and San Sombrèro.

Films[edit]

Year Production Credited as
Director Producer Writer Actor Other
2012 Kath & Kimderella Yes
Any Questions for Ben? Yes Yes Yes Yes
2003 Bad Eggs Special Thanks
2000 The Dish Yes Yes
1997 The Castle Yes Yes

Television[edit]

Year(s) Television Show Credited as
Director Producer Writer Actor
2014 Utopia Yes Yes Yes Yes
2013-Present Have You Been Paying Attention? Yes
2013–Present Santo, Sam and Ed's Total Football Yes Yes
2012-Present Audrey's Kitchen Yes
2012 Pictures of You Yes
Santo, Sam and Ed’s Sports Fever! Yes Yes Yes
Adam Hills in Gordon Street Tonight Yes
2011 A Quiet Word With ... Yes
2010 Santo, Sam and Ed's Cup Fever Yes Yes Yes
Lowdown: Zirco Goes Berko Yes
2008 The Hollowmen Yes Yes Yes Yes
2007 Kath & Kim Yes
2006–2009 Thank God You're Here Yes Yes Yes Yes
2004 Russell Coight's Celebrity Challenge Yes Yes
2001–2002 Russell Coight's All Aussie Adventures Yes
2000 Numero Bruno Yes
1998–2007 The Panel Yes Yes
1997 A River Somewhere Yes Yes Yes
1996 The Campaign Yes
1995 Funky Squad Yes Yes Yes Yes
1994–1997 Frontline Yes Yes Yes Yes
1993 The Olden Days Yes
Bargearse Yes
1992–1993 The Late Show Yes Yes Yes Yes
1991 Turn It Up Yes
1989 Midday Yes
1988–1989 The D-Generation: Goes Commercial Yes Yes Yes
1986–1987 The D-Generation Yes Yes Yes

Albums[edit]

Personal life[edit]

Sitch is married to Australian comedian Jane Kennedy. They have five children.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.trinity.unimelb.edu.au/about/history/distinguished_alumni Trinity College – Distinguished Alumni
  2. ^ http://uninews.unimelb.edu.au/news/5343/

External links[edit]

[Category:Australian medical doctors]]