ⓘ Greg Haddrick. Gregory Bevan Haddrick is an Australian-born Logie Award winning screenwriter and film and television producer. Over the last decade he has won s ..

                                     

ⓘ Greg Haddrick

Gregory Bevan Haddrick is an Australian-born Logie Award winning screenwriter and film and television producer. Over the last decade he has won six AWGIE Awards as a writer, two AFI Awards as a producer, and an International Emmy Award Nomination as a writer and producer. In 2012, The Australian reported that: "If youve watched an Australian television drama in the past year, theres a one in two chance it was written by Greg Haddrick."

                                     

1. Early life

Haddrick is the younger child and only son of actor Ron Haddrick AM MBE. He was educated at Homebush Public School, where he was School Captain in 1972, and at Newington College 1973–78, where he was Senior Prefect in 1978. In 1982 he graduated with as a Bachelor of Arts Honours, English from the University of Sydney.

                                     

2. Film & Television Career

  • Co-writer – Mirror, Mirror
  • Co-writer & Script Editor – Elly & Jools
  • Co-producer & Writer – Underbelly
  • Script editor of screenplay – The Potato Factory mini-series
  • Creator – MDA on ABC TV
  • Creater & writer – Pine Gap TV series
  • Writer – My Husband, My Killer
  • First Writer – Home and Away
  • Producer – Cloudstreet
  • Producer – Crownies
  • Co-writer of screenplay – The Magic Pudding feature film
  • Writer – Tricky Business
  • Co-writer – The Society Murders telemovie
  • Producer – The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant
  • Writer – Bikie Wars: Brothers in Arms
  • Script editor – Ihaka: Blunt Instrument telemovie
  • Writer & Script Editor – Sons and Daughters
  • Writer & Executive Producer – Janet King
                                     

3. Awards

  • 2008 Major AWGIE Award - Peer Recognition Prize Underbelly
  • 2006 Winner - Logie Award - Most Outstanding Mini-Series The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant
  • 2003 Winner - AFI Award - Best Drama Series MDA
  • Winner twice - AWGIE Award - Episodes of Home and Away
  • 2006 Winner AWGIE Award - Telemovie Adaption The Society Murders
  • 2003 Nominee - Emmy Award - Best Drama Series MDA
  • 2006 Winner AWGIE Award - Television Series Script MDA
  • 2008 Winner AWGIE Award - Television Mini Series Adaptation Underbelly
  • 2005 Winner - AFI Award - Best Mini-Series The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant
  • 2008 Winner AWGIE Award - Telemovie Original The Informant
                                     

4. Publications

  • Top Shelf 2: Five Outstanding Television Screenplays ISBN 0-86819-611-8 Sydney, 2001
  • Top Shelf 1: Reading and Writing the Best in Australian TV Drama ISBN 0-86819-610-X Sydney, 2001