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Variety entertainer, artist, film actor/scriptwriter/director and producer, entrepreneur, inventor, sportsman.
Described by Mimi Colligan in the Australian Dictionary of Biography as 'a man of boundless energy and enthusiasm' who excelled as an artist, actor, writer, and inventor (p.186), Pat Hanna was largely assoicated, throughout his career as an entertainer, with 'digger' roles and entertainment. Eric Reade, writing of Hanna following his death in 1973, notes too that 'his gift, in....
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4 Oct 2011