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Rebecca Gibney


Rebecca Gibney is one of Australia's most popular actresses.

Her television and film credits include The Flying Doctors, All Together Now, GP, 13 Gantry Row, Kangaroo Palace, Joey, Finding Hope and Stingers. She won an AFI Award for Best Actress in a Mini Series for her role as Guinea in Come In Spinner, and received an AFI Nomination for Best actress in a Leading Role in a Television Drama for Halifax fp, the series of telemovies for which she is perhaps best known and which has been sold to some 60 countries worldwide.

Rebecca has won two People's Choice Awards for Most Popular Television Actress and, in 1991 was awarded a Silver Logie for Most Outstanding Television Actress.

Most recently, Rebecca has been singed on to appear in the successful Australian TV series Stingers.

Date of birth: December 14, 1964
Location: Levin, New Zealand

Married to production designer Richard Bell (2001...) and previously to musician Jack Jones


Wicked Love: The Maria Korp Story (2010)
Small Claims - The Reunion (2006)
Small Claims - The Wedding (2005)
Small Claims - The Meeting (2004)
Salem's Lot (2003)
Halifax fp: Takes Two (2002)
Halifax fp: Playing God (2001)
Halifax fp: The Scorpion's Kiss (2001)
Finding Hope (2001)
Ihaka: Blunt Instrument (2000)
Halifax fp: A Hate Worse than Death (2000)
Halifax fp: The Spider and the Fly (2000)
Halifax fp: A Person Of Interest (2000)
Error 2000 (1999)
Sabrina, Down Under (1999)
13 Gantry Row (1998)
Halifax fp: A Murder of Crows (1998)
Halifax fp: Swimming with Sharks (1998)
Halifax fp: Someone You Know (1998)
Kangaroo Palace (1997)
Halifax fp: Deja Vu (1997)
Halifax fp: Afraid of the Dark (1997)
Halifax fp: Isn't It Romantic (1997)
Halifax fp: Sweet Dreams (1996)
Halifax fp: Cradle and All (1996)
Halifax fp: Without Consent (1995)
Halifax fp: Lies of the Mind (1994)
Halifax fp: Hard Corps (1994)
Halifax fp: My Lovely Girl (1994)
Halifax fp: The Feeding (1994)
Halifax fp: Words Without Music (1994)
Halifax fp: Acts of Betrayal (1994)
Come in Spinner (1990)
Ring of Scorpio (1990)

Feature Films

In Her Skin (2009)
The Map Reader (2008)
Clubland (2007)
Lost and Found (2005)
Joey (1997)
Paperback Romance (1994)
Jigsaw (1990)
I Live with Me Dad (1985)
Mr. Wrong (1985)
Among the Cinders (1983)

TV Series & Miniseries

Packed to the Rafters (2008...)
Tripping Over (2006)
Sensing Murder [host] (2004-06)
Mars Venus [host] (2003)
Sensing Murder [host] (2003)
Day of the Roses (1998)
The Silver Brumby (1996)
Snowy (1993)
All Together Now (1991-92)
The Great Bookie Robbery (1986)
The Flying Doctors (1986-89)
Zoo Family (1985)

TV Guest Roles

Nightmares and Dreamscapes (2006)
Stingers (2002-03)
Farscape (2001)
The Lost World (1999)
Time Trax (1993)

Awards and nominations:

Logie Awards

  • 2009 Winner: Most Popular Personality On TV
  • 2009 Winner: Most Popular Actress (Packed to the Rafters)
  • 2009 Nominee: Most Outstanding Actress (Packed to the Rafters)
  • 2002 Nominee: Most Popular Actress
  • 2001 Nominee: Most Popular Actress
  • 2000 Nominee: Most Outstanding Actress in a Series
  • 1999 Nominee: Most Popular Actress
  • 1999 Nominee: Most Outstanding Actress
  • 1998 Nominee: Most Popular Actress
  • 1998 Nominee: Most Outstanding Actress
  • 1991 Winner: Most Outstanding Television Actress

AFI Awards

  • 2009 Nominee: Best Lead Actress in Television Drama (Packed to the Rafters)
  • 2000 Nominee: Best Performance by an Actress in a Telefeature or Miniseries (Halifax fp)
  • 1998 Nominee: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Television Drama (Halifax fp)
  • 1990 Winner: Best Performance by an Actress in a Telefeature or Miniseries (Come in Spinner)

People's Choice Awards

  • 1999 Nominee: Favourite TV Star
  • 1999 Nominee: Favourite Australian Female Movie Star
  • 1999 Nominee: Favourite Actress in a Drama or Serial
  • 1993 Winner: Favourite Actress in a Drama or Serial
  • 1992 Winner: Most Popular Television Actress