Kennedy, Jane (1964-)

Also known as
Kennedy, Jane Louise (1964-)
Field of activity
Actor; Comedian; Radio Presenter; Producer; Screenwriter; Actress; Radio Host; Television Personality; Author
Wikipedia entry
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jane_Kennedy_(actor)
Libraries Australia
http://nla.gov.au/anbd.aut-an65327895
NLA Persistent Identifier
https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-1477660

Biographies

Jane Kennedy is well known for her work with Working Dog Productions in creating iconic Australian television and feature film comedies. Jane Kennedy attended the Genazzano FCJ College, Kew. After leaving school she began her career as a newsreader for the Melbourne commercial radio show While working at the radio station, she met Tom Gleisner, Rob Sitch, Santo Cilauro, Tony Martin, Mick Molloy and Judith Lucy. After she left the radio station, Kennedy continued to work with the group on the comedy sketch show She also co-wrote and starred in the current affairs spoof In 1997, Kennedy co-wrote was extremely successful and has since become an iconic Australian film about the average Australian family and their battle against a faceless corporate enemy. In 2000, Kennedy co-wrote and co-produced the feature film, This comedy drama traced the events surrounding the NASA Apollo XI mission to the moon and the role of the tracking radio telescope in Parkes, New South Wales. In 2009, Kennedy released her first cookbook, Jane Kennedy is married to Australian comedian and actor Rob Sitch.

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Australian Women's Register

  1. Kennedy, Jane
    Published: National Foundation for Australian Women
    Series: IspartOf The Australian Women's Register
  2. Frontline. Series 1-3: The Complete Collection
    Cilauro, Santo, Gleisner, Tom, Kennedy, Jane, and Sitch, Rob
    [Australia]
    Published: Frontline Television Productions Pty Ltd
  3. The Dish
    Cilauro, Santo, Gleisner, Tom, Kennedy, Jane, and Sitch, Rob
    [Australia]
    Published: Working Dog Productions
  4. The Castle
    Cilauro, Santo, Gleisner, Tom, Kennedy, Jane, and Sitch, Rob
    [Melbourne, Australia]
    Published: Working Dog Productions
  5. Behind the Frontline
    [c. 1997]
    Series: National Film and Sound Archive
    From the conception and writing of a script, through its many evolutions in discussion, rehearsals, shooting and editing, 'Behind the Frontline' offers an insight into the unique collaboration of Rob Sitch, Jane Kennedy, Tom Gleisner and Santo Cilauro.
    461097
  6. The Late Show
    [1992 - 1993]
    Series: National Film and Sound Archive
    Off the wall Saturday night show from the D- Generation team, Santo Cilauro, Tom Gleisner, Jane Kennedy, Tony Martin, Mick Molloy, Rob Sitch, Jason Stephens and Judith Lucy (from 1993). The series was very loosely based on the American 'Saturday Night Live'. 40 x 50 minutes. There is documentation associated with the production of the show held in the NFSA collection. Documentation associated with the program is held by the NFSA
    285944

Resources by Jane Kennedy (28)

  1. The big book of fabulous food / Jane Kennedy
    Kennedy, Jane, 1964-
    [ Book : 2016 ]
    At WA State Library
    The big book of fabulous food / Jane Kennedy
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  2. Fabulous food, minus the boombah / Jane Kennedy
    Kennedy, Jane, 1964-
    [ Book : 2009 ]
    At 50 libraries
    Fabulous food, minus the boombah / Jane Kennedy
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  3. One dish, two ways : feeding the family without the fuss / Jane Kennedy
    Kennedy, Jane, 1964-
    [ Book : 2014 ]
    View online (access conditions)
    At 71 libraries
    One dish, two ways : feeding the family without the fuss / Jane Kennedy
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  4. One big family : Working class man ; Divide the community, multiply the ratings ; Changing the face of current affairs
    Frontline Television Productions
    [ Video : 1994 ]
    At 3 libraries
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  5. Frontline : the story behind the story-- behind the stories
    Cilauro, Santo
    [ Book : 1995 ]
    At 55 libraries
    Frontline : the story behind the story-- behind the stories
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  6. Frontline : Behind the frontline
    Frontline Television Productions
    [ Video : 1998 ]
    At Brisbane City Cou
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  7. Frontline : changing the face of current affairs
    Video Classroom (Firm : Vic.)
    [ Video : 1998 ]
    At 2 libraries
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  8. The castle [dvd]
    Roadshow Entertainment (Firm)
    [ Video : 1997-2008 ]
    At 9 libraries
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  9. The Dish : Music from the motion picture
    Arena, Tina, 1967-
    [ Sound : 2000 ]
    At 7 libraries
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  10. Playing the ego card : Add sex and stir ; Smaller fish to fry ; This night of nights
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation
    [ Video : 1994 ]
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  1. WATER ACT, 1912-1964
    Government Gazette of the State of New South Wales (Sydney, NSW : 1901 - 2001) Friday 26 April 1968 [Issue No.55] p 1692

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    ... WATER ACT, 1912-1964 THE following app'ications for licenses under the Water Act, 1912-1964, have ... -4024) Victor Ivan Whgate and Norah Jane Wingate, for a pump on Sandy Creek, po.tion 72, Parish Mimosa, and ... 1501 words
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  2. IN DIVORCE. Between Jane Kennedy, petitioner, and Archibald Kennedy, respondent. To Archibald Kennedy, late of Inglearra, near Cooma.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Friday 18 October 1895 [Issue No.695] p 6787

    Government Gazette Private Notices

    ... I In the Supreme Court of New South Wales. IN DIVORCE. Between Jane Kennedy, petitioner, and ... said Jane Kennedy has com menced a suit against you in this Honorable Court, and is applying for a ... 151 words
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  3. REGISTER OF NURSES FOR 1964.
    Commonwealth of Australia Gazette (National : 1901 - 1973) Thursday 23 January 1964 [Issue No.8] p 355

    Government Gazette Notices

    ... REGISTER OF NURSES FOR 1964. Printed and published under the direction of the Nurses Registration ... , Australian Capital Territory REGISTER OF NURSES FOR 1964—continued. No. Date of Registration. Name of Nurse ... 8341 words
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  1. Obituary. JANE KENNEDY.
    The Grafton Argus and Clarence River General Advertiser (NSW : 1874 - 1875; 1879 - 1882; 1888; 1892; 1899 - 1922) Friday 17 April 1914 p 5 Article
    ... Obituary. JANE KENNEDY. Mrs. Jane Kennedy, 90, over fifty years a resident of the Clarence, died at ... Maclean on Monday. She was the relict of the late Mr Kenneth Kennedy, of Palmer's Island, sister of the ... 68 words
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  2. OBITUARY SARAH JANE KENNEDY.
    Wellington Times (NSW : 1899 - 1954) Thursday 1 September 1932 p 2 Article
    ... OBITUARY. SARAH JANE KENNEDY. The death took place in Welling-ton on Monday of a very old iden ... -tity of Wellington and district, in the person of Mrs. Sarah Jane Kennedy, at the great age of 84 years ... 263 words
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  3. SARAH JANE KENNEDY
    Western Star and Roma Advertiser (Toowoomba, Qld. : 1875 - 1948) Friday 10 September 1943 p 5 Article
    ... SARAH JANE KENNEDY In the Roma General Hospital on Thursday morning, 2nd September, another of Roma ... . W. Kennedy in the home of Mr. J. Kennedy, Roma. Her husband predeceased her about nine years ago ... 145 words
    • Text last corrected on 31 January 2019 by romafam71
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  1. Jane Austen
    Kennedy, Margaret, 1896-1967
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  2. Jane Campion : interviews / edited by Virginia Wright Wexman
    Campion, Jane
    [ Book, Government publication : 1999 ]
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  3. The other Kennedys : the descendants of William James and Elizabeth Jane Logan Kennedy / by LuAnn Kennedy Cherry
    Cherry, Lu Ann Kennedy, 1954-
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  4. OMG! I can eat that? : indulgent food minus the boombah / Jane Kennedy
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    [ Book : 2010 ]
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  1. OM90-46 Kennedy Family Papers
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  1. Fabulous food with Jane Kennedy
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2009 ]
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    [ Sound : 2007 ]
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  3. Belfast to Broadway: Brian Kennedy
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Radio National
    [ Sound : 2013 ]
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  4. Settings from Pierrot Lunaire : Vintage Renaissance ; Symphony of sorrows ; Kennedy portrait / William Kraft
    Kraft, William
    [ Sound : 2003 ]
    Languages: English;German, [1 other]
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  3. Boland, William Patrick and Margaret Jane (nee Clarke)
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  1. Bullying : from backyard to boardroom / editors: Paul McCarthy ... [et al.]
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  2. The Kennedy papers. -Letters from Private A. R. (Tony) Kennedy to his family 1941/ 1945-
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    [ Article : 1987 ]
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  3. A Kennedy who survived.(Features)
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    [ Article : 2001 ]
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  4. Medibio boosts board with a Kennedy scion.(Business)
    The Australian (National, Australia)
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  2. [Manly subdivision plans]
    [ Map : 1881-1939 ]
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    At State Library of NSW
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