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Tom Gleisner (born 1962) is an Australian director, producer, writer, occasional actor and author.


He is a currently a member of the Working Dog Productions, with Jane Kennedy, Santo Cilauro and Rob Sitch which produced television chat show The Panel and the movie, The Castle. Working Dog Productions is a small film and television production company based in Melbourne, Australia. ... DVD cover for Series 1 of Frontline. ... Santo Cilauro is an Australian television and feature film producer and screenwriter. ... Rob Sitch on the left as Mike Moore Rob Sitch (born March 17, 1962), is an Australian director, producer, screenwriter and actor. ... The Panel is an Australian television show, first aired in 1998, and was very popular in its first few years. ... The Castle is a 1997 Australian film that gained widespread acclaim in Australia, but that was not well understood by those unfamiliar with Australian humour and values. ...


Credits include:

  • The Panel == himself
  • The Late Show == himself & various
  • The Dish (2001) == Producer, Screenwriter
  • All Aussie Adventures (2001) == Director, Screenwriter
  • The Castle (1997) == Screenwriter
  • Funky Squad (1995) == Character "Poncho", Producer, Screenwriter
  • Frontline (1994 Television Series) == Character "Colin Konica (photocopy repairman)", Director, Producer
  • The Castle (movie) (1997) == Screenwriter, producer
  • D-Generation (1986) == Screenwriter, performer
  • A River Somewhere (documentary series) == himself

He has written several books based on the fictional cricket identity: "Warwick Todd". The Panel is an Australian television show, first aired in 1998, and was very popular in its first few years. ... The Best Bits of The Late Show: Champagne Edition (DVD) The Late Show was a popular Australian comedy show, which ran for two seasons on the ABC from July 18, 1992 to October 30, 1993. ... The Dish is a 2000 Australian film that tells the story of how the Parkes radio telescope was used to relay the live television of mans first steps on the moon, during the Apollo 11 mission in 1969. ... All Aussie Adventures (full name: Russell Coights All Aussie Adventures) is an Australian television parody of the outback-adventure television genre. ... The Castle is a 1997 Australian film that gained widespread acclaim in Australia, but that was not well understood by those unfamiliar with Australian humour and values. ... Funky Squad (1995) was a short-lived Australian comedy television series which satirised 70s-era U.S. police television dramas, such as The Mod Squad. ... Frontline is an Australian situation comedy TV show, which satirised Australian television current affairs. ... For the insect, see Cricket (insect). ... Warwick Todd is a fictional character created by author and comedian Tom Gleisner; Todd is the author of fictionalised cricket diaries. ...


Gleisner, together with Santo Cilauro and Rob Sitch, is also responsible for the travel guide parodies in the "Jetlag Travel Guide" series. As of 2004, this series stands at the Eastern Europe send-up of "Molvanîa: A Land Untouched by Modern Dentistry" and the more recent parody of South-East Asian destinations "Phaic Tăn: Sunstroke on a Shoestring". Santo Cilauro is an Australian television and feature film producer and screenwriter. ... Rob Sitch on the left as Mike Moore Rob Sitch (born March 17, 1962), is an Australian director, producer, screenwriter and actor. ... Pre-1989 division between the West (grey) and Eastern Bloc (orange) superimposed on current national boundaries: Russia (dark orange), other countries of the former USSR (medium orange) and other former communist regimes (light orange). ... Molvanîa: a Land Untouched by Modern Dentistry Molvanîas 2-hued trikolor, famous for the Communist Hammer and Sickle (with trowel added) Molvanîa is a fictional country set in Eastern Europe. ... Location of Southeast Asia Southeast Asia is a subregion of Asia. ... Phaic Tăn is an imaginary country created by Tom Gleisner, Santo Cilauro, and Rob Sitch, and is the basis for a parody travel guidebook Phaic Tan: Sunstroke on a Shoestring. ...


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Tom Gleisner - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (232 words)
Gleisner, together with Santo Cilauro and Rob Sitch, is also responsible for the travel guide parodies in the "Jetlag Travel Guide" series.
As of 2006, this series stands at the Eastern Europe send-up of "Molvanîa: A Land Untouched by Modern Dentistry", parody of South-East Asian destinations "Phaic Tăn: Sunstroke on a Shoestring" and South American send up "San Sombrèro: A Land of Carnivals, Cocktails and Coups".
Gleisner is the chairman of Challenge an Australian cancer support organisation [1].
Tom Gleisner - Moviefone (84 words)
Tom Gleisner (born 1962) is an Australian director, producer, writer, occasional actor and author.
Santo began his career in comedy when he joined forces with Rob Sitch and Tom Gleisner to form the D-Generation.
Tom Gleisner - Filmography, Biography, News, Photos, Birth date, Relationships, Tom Gleisner Film Clips, and Fun Facts on Moviefone.
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