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Glenn Robbins

Biography

Australian comedian and writer who played out the role of Russell Coight in Route Ten’s All Aussie Travels from 2001 until 2002. He in addition has appeared in Give thanks to God You’re Right here and The -panel. He began his acting profession in 1984 with a job on two shows of the display, Prisoner. He continues to be nominated many times for the Logie Prize for his function in Kath and Kim. His wife Selina spent some time working being a nurse. He’s an Australian comedian like Bert Newton.

Quick Facts


Full Name Glenn Robbins
Date Of Birth December 30, 1957
Place Of Birth Melbourne, Australia
Profession Comedian
Nationality Australian
Spouse Selina Robbins
Nominations Logie Award for Best Actor, AACTA Award for Best Lead Actor in a Television Drama, AACTA Award for Best Guest or Supporting Actor in a Television Drama
Movies Scumbus, Kath & Kimderella, BoyTown, Da Kath & Kim code, Lantana, Russell Coight's Celebrity Challenge
TV Shows Out of the Question, Kath & Kim, Full Frontal, Fast Forward, The Comedy Company, All Aussie Adventures, The Panel, Upper Middle Bogan
Star Sign Capricorn

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#Fact
1Was considered for the role of Bruno in Crackers (1998), which eventually went to Peter Rowsthorn.
2He started his acting career in 1984 with a role on two episodes of the show, Prisoner.
3He has been nominated several times for a Logie Award for his work in Kath and Kim.
4Used to be a drama teacher before he went into television and movies.


Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Out of the Question2008TV Series producer - 16 episodes
The Panel1998-2007TV Series co-producer - 183 episodes
The Ronnie Johns Half Hour2005-2006TV Series executive producer - 26 episodes
Headliners1997TV Series creative producer
Standing on the Road1994TV Movie documentary producer

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Russell Coight's Celebrity Challenge2004TV MovieRussell Coight
Russell Coight's All Aussie Adventures2001-2002TV SeriesRussell Coight
Lantana2001Pete
Something Stupid1998TV SeriesVarious Characters
Eric1996TV MovieVarious Characters
Jimeoin1994-1995TV SeriesVarious Characters
A Royal Commission Into the Australian Economy1993TV MoviePoliceman / President George Bush (Retired)
The Making of Nothing1993TV MovieBarry Mappin
Full Frontal1993TV SeriesGuest Performer
Fast Forward1991-1992TV SeriesVarious Characters
Turn It Up1991TV MovieBob
The Comedy Company1988TV SeriesUncle Arthur / Gary Dare / Darren (1988-1989)
A Cry in the Dark1988Young Father
Rikky and Pete1988Newspaper Foreman
The Bit Part1987Man #2 (as Glen Robbins)
The Flying Doctors1986TV SeriesMac
While You're Down There1986TV SeriesVarious Characters
The Eleventh Hour1985TV SeriesVarious Roles
A Thousand Skies1985TV Mini-SeriesHudson Fysh
Special Squad1985TV Series
Prisoner1984TV SeriesDetective / Husband
Upper Middle Bogan2013-2016TV SeriesWayne Wheeler
Open Slather2015TV SeriesVarious Characters
Dirty Laundry Live2015TV SeriesYoung Lawrence Mooney
Shaun Micallef's Mad as Hell2014TV SeriesABC Sports Correspondent
Twentysomething2013TV SeriesJess's Dad
Scumbus2012Brett Chester
Kath & Kimderella2012Kel Knight
Kath & Kim2002-2007TV SeriesKel Graham Knight
BoyTown Confidential2007VideoBenny G
BoyTown2006Benny G
The Deal2006/IIShortMike
Da Kath & Kim Code2005TV MovieKel Knight

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Open Slather2015TV Series writer - 8 episodes
Thank God You're Here2008TV Series additional material - 3 episodes
Russell Coight's Celebrity Challenge2004TV Movie additional material
Russell Coight's All Aussie Adventures2001-2002TV Series additional material - 13 episodes
The Russell Gilbert Show1998TV Series writer - 6 episodes
Something Stupid1998TV Series writer - 6 episodes
Headliners1997TV Series co-creator
Full FrontalTV Series 3 episodes, 1994 writer - 17 episodes, 1993 - 1995
Jimeoin1994-1995TV Series writer - 25 episodes
Standing on the Road1994TV Movie documentary stand-up material
The Making of Nothing1993TV Movie
Fast Forward1991-1992TV Series writer - 37 episodes
Tonight Live with Steve Vizard1990TV Series
The Comedy Company1988TV Series writer
While You're Down There1986TV Series writer - 5 episodes
The Eleventh Hour1985TV Series

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Open Slather2015TV Series creative consultant - 20 episodes
Thank God You're Here2006-2009TV Series creative consultant - 41 episodes
Russell Coight's Celebrity Challenge2004TV Movie creative consultant
The Russell Gilbert Show1998TV Series creative consultant - 7 episodes

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Headliners1997TV Series

Casting Director

Casting Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Russell Coight's Celebrity Challenge2004TV Movie

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Da Kath & Kim Code2005TV Movie performer: "Sway"

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Have You Been Paying Attention?2013-2016TV SeriesHimself / Russell Coight
Dirty Laundry Live2014-2015TV SeriesHimself
Stop Laughing... This Is Serious2015TV Series documentaryHimself
Santo, Sam and Ed's Total Football2014TV SeriesHimself
Tractor Monkeys2013TV SeriesHimself
Adam Hills in Gordon St Tonight2013TV SeriesHimself
The Silic & Lee Show2013TV SeriesHimself / Kel Graham Knight
Santo, Sam and Ed's Sports Fever!2012TV SeriesHimself
The Joy of Sets2011TV SeriesHimself
The Jesters2011TV SeriesHimself
Statesmen of Comedy2010-2011TV SeriesHimself
Santo, Sam and Ed's Cup Fever!2010TV SeriesHimself
Rove Live2001-2009TV SeriesHimself / Russell Coight
Out of the Question2008TV SeriesHimself - Host
The Panel1998-2007TV SeriesHimself
Dancing with the Stars2006-2007TV SeriesHimself / Kel Knight / Himself - Audience Member
The Nation2007TV SeriesHimself
Thank God You're Here2006TV SeriesHimself
Australian Idol2006TV SeriesHimself
The Crocodile Hunter: A Tribute to Steve Irwin2006TV Movie documentaryHimself / Russell Coight (uncredited)
Australia Unites: Reach Out to Asia2005TV MovieHimself
Good Morning Australia2004TV SeriesHimself
Saturday Night Darren and Brose2004TV SeriesHimself
Fast Forward: One More Round2003TV SpecialHimself / Various Characters
The Micallef Program1999TV SeriesHimself
The Mick Molloy Show1999TV SeriesHimself
The Russell Gilbert Show1998TV SeriesHimself
Standing on the Road1994TV Movie documentaryHimself
Breaking News1994TV SeriesHimself
Tonight Live with Steve Vizard1990TV SeriesHimself
Theatre Sports1987TV SeriesHimself
The Video Comedy Show1985TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Fast Forward: Ten Year Bash2002TV SpecialVarious Characters
The Comedy Company: So Excellent2002TV Movie documentaryHimself - Various

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2003Australian Comedy AwardAustralian Comedy AwardsOutstanding Comic Performance on Australian TVKath & Kim (2002)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2008Silver LogieLogie AwardsMost Popular ActorKath & Kim (2002)
2006Silver LogieLogie AwardsMost Popular ActorDa Kath & Kim Code (2005)
2005Silver LogieLogie AwardsMost Popular ActorKath & Kim (2002)
2004AFI AwardAustralian Film InstituteBest Actor in a Supporting or Guest Role in a Television Drama or ComedyKath & Kim (2002)
2004Silver LogieLogie AwardsMost Popular ActorKath & Kim (2002)
2003AFI AwardAustralian Film InstituteBest Actor in a Leading Role in a Television Drama or ComedyKath & Kim (2002)


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#Trademark
1Never plays a villain
2His characters Uncle Arthur, Russell Coight and Kel Knight


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