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Gender: Male
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Dog Star 2010 single work film/TV humour

'Sarah's annoyed that Adam still doesn't have a job. Wilfred sees a dog that looks like him on a television commercial and decides he wants to be a dog star, asking Adam to manage him.'

Source: Australian Television Information Archive. (Sighted: 11/6/2013)

2010 winner Australian Film Institute Awards Best Screenplay in Television
Lowdown 2010-2012 series - publisher film/TV

'Set in the world of tabloid journalism and celebrity gossip Lowdown is an eight-part comedy series that focuses on the life of a man whose job it is to feed the public's insatiable appetite for celebrity gossip; a man who'll risk life and limb to secure every scandalous scoop. Based loosely on the experiences of showbiz journalist and columnist (and series co-writer) Adam Zwar, each episode sees showbiz journalist Alex Burchill interview celebrities for his column - some willingly and others not so. Other characters include his friend and Sunday Sun photographer Bob Geraghty; his on-again-off-again girlfriend, Rita Heywood; his inept GP, Dr James; paranoid editor Howard Evans; the no nonsense publicist Hope van der Boom; and his broadsheet nemesis Dylan Hunt.'

Source: Lowdown website.

2012 nominated Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Television Comedy Series Nominated for season two.
Wilfred 2007 series - publisher film/TV humour fantasy

When Adam meets Sarah at a Powderfinger concert, he doesn't realise that he will have to contend with the jealousies of her 'special little man': Wilfred, her foul-mouthed, bad-tempered, hard-partying dog.

2007 winner Australian Film Institute Awards Best Television Comedy Series
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