Vera Plevnik

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Vera Plevnik (1955–1982) was an Australian actress best known for winning a Logie for her performance in The John Sullivan Story.[1][2]

She died in a car crash near Bateman's Bay.[3]

She was a friend of James Reyne and her life inspired several of his songs.[4]

Select credits[edit]

  • The Golden Oldies (1977) – play
  • The John Sullivan Story (1979) – TV movie
  • Young Ramsay (1980) – TV series – episode "The Littlest Goldmine"
  • The Same Stream (1981) – short
  • The Fame is Shared (1981) – live performance[5]
  • Conundra (1982) – play
  • Monkey Grip (1982) – film
  • Going Down (1983) – film[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Logie winners". The Canberra Times. 15 March 1980. p. 3. Retrieved 28 December 2015 – via National Library of Australia.
  2. ^ "VERA PLEVNIK she does it her way". The Australian Women's Weekly. 4 June 1980. p. 57 Supplement: FREE Your TV Magazine. Retrieved 28 December 2015 – via National Library of Australia.
  3. ^ "Actress dies in car smash". The Canberra Times. 29 January 1982. p. 3. Retrieved 28 December 2015 – via National Library of Australia.
  4. ^ http://aso.gov.au/titles/features/going-down/clip1/
  5. ^ "What's On Where". Filmnews. Sydney. 1 August 1981. p. 14. Retrieved 28 December 2015 – via National Library of Australia.
  6. ^ http://www.smh.com.au/entertainment/movies/the-morning-after-the-night-before-20110415-1dhfs.html

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