Wayne Hope

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Wayne Hope
Wayne Hope.jpg
Born
Wayne Hope

Australia
OccupationActor, Writer, Producer, Director
Years active1996–present
Spouse(s)Robyn Butler
Websitehttp://www.gristmill.com.au/

Wayne Hope is an Australian actor, writer, director, and producer.

Personal life[edit]

He is married to comedian and actress Robyn Butler.[1] Together they run the production company Gristmill.[2] He is mainly known for his comedic roles in television and film.

Career[edit]

Television[edit]

Hope's acting career began in 1996, when he appeared on The Glynn Nicholas Show. Some of Wayne Hope's acting roles have been in the following shows:

Hope directed, produced and wrote for Stories from the Golf,[6] The Librarians,[7] Very Small Business, Little Lunch,[8] Upper Middle Bogan[7] and Back in very Small Business[9]

Movies[edit]

In 2015, he directed his first feature film, Now Add Honey.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Maddox, Garry (25 August 2015). "Upper Middle Bogan's Robyn Butler and Wayne Hope turn to film for Now Add Honey". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 1 March 2019.
  2. ^ a b Groves, Don (5 October 2017). "Gristmill to reboot 'Very Small Business' for the ABC". IF Magazine. Retrieved 1 March 2019.
  3. ^ "Stories from the Golf". The Sydney Morning Herald. 22 May 2004. Retrieved 1 March 2019.
  4. ^ "Stupid Stupid Man series 1 (2006) - The Screen Guide". Screen Australia. Retrieved 1 March 2019.
  5. ^ Pobjie, Ben (29 August 2018). "Eight questions for 'small businessman' Wayne Hope". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 1 March 2019.
  6. ^ "Kitchen table school of laughs". The Age. 30 July 2009. Retrieved 1 March 2019.
  7. ^ a b Enker, Debi (16 October 2014). "Upper Middle Bogan returns, and creators Wayne Hope and Robin Butler hope they are 'older and kinder'". The Age. Retrieved 1 March 2019.
  8. ^ Rigden, Clare (8 July 2015). "Little projects, big laughs". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 1 March 2019.
  9. ^ "ABC Commercial taking Robyn Butler & Wayne Hope comedy global". Mediaweek. 5 September 2018. Retrieved 1 March 2019.
  10. ^ Wilson, Jake (18 October 2006). "BoyTown". The Age. Retrieved 1 March 2019.

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