Christine Amor

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Christine Amor (born 1952 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia) is an Australian actress.

Career[edit]

She has acted extensively in television guest roles and in Australian film starting in 1973. Film roles include Alvin Purple (1973), Petersen (1974), Snapshot (1979). Early television roles include appearances in Matlock Police, Division 4, Certain Women, Bellbird, Chopper Squad, Young Ramsay, Glenview High.

She is possibly best known for her role as social worker Jean Vernon during the 1979 season of Prisoner.[1]

Amor later took a regular role in the Australian version of sitcom Are You Being Served?. She was the female junior in the program's second season in 1981.

Amor was also a leading cast member of the drama series Carson's Law (1983–1984). She later played the role of Miss Chatham in the Australian television series H2O: Just Add Water (2006).

Amor became a Civil Marriage Celebrant working in the state of Queensland.[2]

Works[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1973 Alvin Purple[3] Peggy
1974 Petersen Annie
1977 High Rolling Teenage girl
1979 Snapshot Paula[4]
1980 Touch and Go Sue Fullerton
1983 Now and Forever Margaret Burton[5]
1988 Prisoner of Zenda Voice
1990 Bloodmoon Virginia Sheffield[4]
1991 Dead Sleep Sister Kereby

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1967 Bellbird Josie

Stage[edit]

Year Title Role Venue
1971 The Beggar's Opera The Old Tote Theatre

References[edit]

  1. ^ Newcomb, Horace (3 February 2014). Encyclopedia of Television. Taylor & Francis. p. 1826. ISBN 978-1-135-19479-6. Retrieved 9 September 2014. 
  2. ^ "About". Gold Coast Wedding Celebrant. Retrieved 9 September 2014. 
  3. ^ Drew, Bernard A. (4 December 2013). Motion Picture Series and Sequels: A Reference Guide. Routledge. p. 19. ISBN 978-1-317-92894-2. Retrieved 9 September 2014. 
  4. ^ a b Shelley, Peter (30 August 2012). Australian Horror Films, 1973-2010. McFarland & Company. pp. 44, 136. ISBN 978-0-7864-6167-7. Retrieved 9 September 2014. 
  5. ^ Murray, Scott; Caputo, Raffaele; Tanskaya, Alissa (1995). Australian Film, 1978-1994: A Survey of Theatrical Features. Oxford University Press. p. 135. ISBN 978-0-19-553777-2. Retrieved 9 September 2014. 

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