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Why Aren’t Greeks Cool Anymore? single work   column  
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'During the 90’s and Noughties Greeks were everywhere in Australia. The success of comedy productions ‘Wogs out of Work’ and ‘Acropolis Now’ not only broke audience records for both stage and screen but took the Greek Australian experience mainstream. The ‘Heartbreak Kid’, ‘Head On’ and TV show ‘The Slap’ further explored the second generation in adapting to an ever changing culture. But in recent times there has been a distinct lack of Greek Australian stories and characters on TV and film screens.' (Introduction)

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    y separately published work icon Neos Kosmos July 2019 18090700 2019 newspaper issue 2019
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Subjects:
  • Wogs Out of Work Nick Giannopoulos , Mary Coustas , Simon Palomares , 1987 single work drama
  • Acropolis Now Nick Giannopoulos , George Kapiniaris , Simon Palomares , Chris Anastassiades , Mary Coustas , Peter Herbert , Ray Boseley , Elizabeth Coleman , Aleksi Vellis , Kevin Nemeth , Julian Glavacich , Alan Keaughran , Marc Gracie , John Ruane , Lachy Hulme , Christine Madafferi , Pino Amenta , 1989 series - publisher film/TV
  • The Heartbreak Kid Richard Barrett , Michael Jenkins , 1993 single work film/TV
  • The Slap 2011 series - publisher film/TV
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