Darren Gray, Director, Darren Gray
Media Man Australia is proud to
call Darren Gray a business partner, and a good
Gray Management is a theatrical agency/management
company representing Australian actors in the
UK, including the majority of cast members from
Neighbours and Home & Away in the areas of
film, television, theatre, pantomime, commercial
and corporate work. We also represent Directors
such as Alan Coleman.
Gray Management projects include:
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Tel: +(0)7798 662889 (Darren Gray, Direct)
You Can Write To:
Darren Gray Management
2 Marston Lane
England, PO3 5TW
Neighbours star CHELSEA BLAKE will be in the UK
from 28 October-17 November. Chelsea who played
Simone Pritchard in the show, has also had roles
in Stingers and Good Guys, Bad Guys. She played
Cherry in the London run of Cosi at the New End
Theatre in 1999.
to popular demand DARREN GRAY is once again writing
a weekly newspaper column covering Australian
showbiz news from both sides of the globe. His
new column can be found in the UK publication
AUSTRALIAN TIMES every Wednesday and anyone wishing
to apply for a free subscription should go to:
GOLD. Darren Gray's consultancy contract as Director
Of Programming with the soon to be launched Aussie
Gold TV channel is now at an end. "It's been
a great experience but was only ever supposed
to be a temporary, consultancy arrangement,"
says Darren, "My initial contract was extended
three times but with the workload in running the
theatrical agency as well I couldn't do both."
"Darren has done a stirling job for us and
we wish him well," says a spokesman for Aussie
Gold. The channel has not appointed a replacement
to date but says it is still on course to launch
free-to-air on the Sky platform in the near future.
GRAY and agency artists MARK HOLLIS, JOHN SCHOLES,
DAVID PRICE, WALLY GREEN and KATHLEEN McCORMACK
were all interviewed recently about the Australian
and UK entertainment industries on Bollywood TV,
Sky Channel 827.
HOLLIS (Wayne Elliott from Class Of 74) is living
in the UK these days. Keep an eye out for him
in the media as part of the 30th anniversary celebrations
for the first Australian soap aimed at the youth
SCHOLES the playwright and actor is now back in
the UK so keep an eye out for him! He has just
recorded a role in the audio play 'Dr Who: Dreamtime,'
a spin-off from the classic BBC series. John has
appeared in Aussie shows such as Water Rats, The
Young Doctors, The Restless Years and Homicide.
In the UK lead roles include those in Lovejoy,
Van der Valk and Z-Cars.
McCORMACK headlined the Big Band Blitz for the
fifth year running at York House, Twickenham on
14 May. Kathleen, who released more records in
Australia than any other artist also has a new
cd of her classic radio show out in the UK. She'll
be returning to Australia in December for a three
month revival concert tour and has been booked
into many RSL Clubs in NSW.
LEHMAN (top dog, Bea Smith, Prisoner Cell Block
H) has recently been in the UK. She appeared on
The Salon (Channel 4/E4), Rise (Channel 4), and
Dick And Dom In Da Bungalow (BBC1).
VISIT.... ANNALISE BRAAKENSIEK will be in the
UK from 20 August until 11 September for a promotional
visit. Annalise was recently seen as the new hostess
on Bruce Forsyth's 'Play Your Cards Right' on
ITV and she has also starred in such series as
Home & Away, Heartbreak High, Pizza and Bondi.
Annalise was voted 'Sexiest babe most likely to
dominate the world in the new millennium,' by
artists DAVID PRICE (Dr Blackwood from The Sullivans),
WALLY GREEN (Xena Warrior Princess) and KATHLEEN
McCORMACK have, between them, recorded the voices
for the new Who Wants To Be A Millionaire gaming
machine which will launch across Australia in
RSL Clubs and pubs later this year.
JUDY NUNN BOOKS HERE....
Nunn (best known in the UK as Ailsa Stewart from
Home & Away) has just been named Australia's
best selling female author! Two of her blockbuster
novels can be ordered via this website at £10
per copy (including postage and packaging within
GLITTER GAME is set behind the scene's of the
world of TV soap opera's, and based on many of
Judy's real life experiences.
THE SOUTHERN CROSS is an epic saga of a family
in Sydney who are descended from convict stock.
novels are a must read. To order simply send a
cheque or bankers draft made payable to 'Darren
Gray Management,' with your name and address to
the agency office in Portsmouth. Remember that
each book only costs £10 per copy and includes
UK postage & packaging.