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John Wood (VII)


'The mind of an artist, the body of a labourer' is the way a CES vocational guidance officer described John Wood in the 1960s - and promptly sent him off to start a job as a brickie's labourer! While they're words John has never forgotten, he's certainly proven them wrong. Born in Melbourne in 1946 into a working class family, acting was just not ... See full bio »

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Known For

Blue Heelers Senior Sgt. Tom Croydon / Sgt. Tom Croydon / SeniorSgt. Tom Croydon / Snr Sgt. Tom Croydon
(1994-2006)
Rafferty's Rules Michael Rafferty
(1987-1991)
Power Without Glory Sugar Renfrey
(1976)
The Truckies Stokey
(1978)

Filmography

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 2018 How to Stay Married (TV Series)
Morrey Griffiths
- Episode #1.4 (2018) ... Morrey Griffiths
 2018 Shaun Micallef's Mad as Hell (TV Series)
Unorganised Funerals Spokesman
- Episode #8.7 (2018) ... Unorganised Funerals Spokesman
 2017 The Doctor Blake Mysteries: Family Portrait (TV Movie)
Patrick Tyneman
 2013-2017 The Doctor Blake Mysteries (TV Series)
Patrick Tyneman
- Hear the Angels Sing (2017) ... Patrick Tyneman
- A Good Drop (2017) ... Patrick Tyneman
- First Dance (2017) ... Patrick Tyneman
- Sorrow Songs (2017) ... Patrick Tyneman
- A Difficult Lie (2016) ... Patrick Tyneman
 2017 True Story with Hamish & Andy (TV Series)
Principal Scott
- Emidio (2017) ... Principal Scott
 2016 Brown Paper Bag (Short)
School Principal
 2015 Dirty Laundry Live (TV Series)
Shane Warne's Dad / John the Bookie / Keith Urban / ...
- Episode #3.11 (2015) ... Shane Warne's Dad / John the Bookie
- Episode #3.7 (2015) ... Keith Urban
- Episode #3.5 (2015) ... Uncle Joey
- Episode #3.3 (2015) ... Geoffrey Edelsten
- Episode #3.2 (2015) ... Liam Payne
 2015 We Are Not Real People (TV Series)
Guest Speaker
- We Are Not Real People (2015) ... Guest Speaker
 2014 Fresh Blood: Aunty Donna (TV Series)
Crooked Cop
- Bikie Wars (2014) ... Crooked Cop
 2013 Backyard Ashes
Merv
 2013 It's a Date (TV Series)
Rex
 2013 Paper Giants: Magazine Wars (TV Mini-Series)
Ken Cowley
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Ken Cowley
- Episode #1.1 (2013) ... Ken Cowley
 2012 The Strange Calls (TV Mini-Series)
Deputy Commissioner Banks
- Roots (2012) ... Deputy Commissioner Banks (voice)
 2012 Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries (TV Series)
Mr. Jones
- Blood and Circuses (2012) ... Mr. Jones
 2011-2012 Neighbours (TV Series)
Martin Chambers
- Episode #1.6374 (2012) ... Martin Chambers
- Episode #1.6295 (2011) ... Martin Chambers
- Episode #1.6293 (2011) ... Martin Chambers
- Episode #1.6285 (2011) ... Martin Chambers
- Episode #1.6272 (2011) ... Martin Chambers
 2011 Waiting for Robbo (Short)
Eric
 2011 Killing Time (TV Series)
Allan Bond
- Episode #1.7 (2011) ... Allan Bond
 2010 Sleuth 101 (TV Series)
Bill
- Family Assorted (2010) ... Bill
 2010 Offspring (TV Series)
Gareth
- Re-Unravel (2010) ... Gareth
- Two Sisters (2010) ... Gareth
- D-Day (2010) ... Gareth
- Carpe Diem (2010) ... Gareth
 2009 Remembering Nigel
John Wood
 2009 The Cut (TV Mini-Series)
Bill Telford
- Brain Snap (2009) ... Bill Telford
- A Falcon's Tail (2009) ... Bill Telford
- Pursed Lips (2009) ... Bill Telford
- Picking the Seam (2009) ... Bill Telford
- The Best Sex I Ever Had (2009) ... Bill Telford
 2009 Underbelly (TV Series)
Murray Farquhar
- A Nice Little Earner (2009) ... Murray Farquhar
- Brave New World (2009) ... Murray Farquhar
 2009 Rogue Nation (TV Series)
Governor William Bligh
- Honour Among Thieves (2009) ... Governor William Bligh
 2007 Murder in the Outback (TV Movie)
Grant Algie
 1994-2006 Blue Heelers (TV Series)
Senior Sgt. Tom Croydon / Sgt. Tom Croydon / Snr Sgt. Tom Croydon / ...
- One Day More: Part 2 (2006) ... Senior Sgt. Tom Croydon
- One Day More: Part 1 (2006) ... Senior Sgt. Tom Croydon
- Moonlighting (2006) ... Senior Sgt. Tom Croydon
- Down to Earth (2006) ... Senior Sgt. Tom Croydon
- Burning Up (2006) ... Senior Sgt. Tom Croydon
 2004/II Hooked (Short)
Sir Richard
 1993-1994 Newlyweds (TV Series)
Frank
- Post Natal (1994) ... Frank
- A Christmas Carol (1993) ... Frank
- The Day After (1993) ... Frank
- The Wedding (1993) ... Frank
 1992 Dearest Enemy (TV Series)
Anderson Morley
- The Candidate (1992) ... Anderson Morley
- Heart Attack (1992) ... Anderson Morley
- Clayton's Challenge (1992) ... Anderson Morley
- Branch Meeting (1992) ... Anderson Morley
- Terra Nullius (1992) ... Anderson Morley
 1991 All Together Now (TV Series)
Detective Grant
- Watching the Detectives (1991) ... Detective Grant
 1987-1991 Rafferty's Rules (TV Series)
Michael Rafferty
- Guilty (1991) ... Michael Rafferty
- Unaccompanied Bark (1991) ... Michael Rafferty
- Best and Brightest (1991) ... Michael Rafferty
- Punch Ups (1991) ... Michael Rafferty
- Up, Up and Away (1990) ... Michael Rafferty
 1990 G.P. (TV Series)
Hugh Daly
- George (1990) ... Hugh Daly
 1987-1990 The Flying Doctors (TV Series)
Police Sgt. Frank O'Leary / Dennis Cleary
- Suspicion (1990) ... Police Sgt. Frank O'Leary
- Good Day for It (1987) ... Dennis Cleary
 1988 The Bit Part
John Bainbridge
 1987 Bullseye
Bluey McGurk
 1986-1987 The Challenge (TV Mini-Series)
Alan Bond
- Episode #1.6 (1987) ... Alan Bond
- Episode #1.5 (1987) ... Alan Bond
- Episode #1.4 (1987) ... Alan Bond
- Episode #1.3 (1987) ... Alan Bond
- Episode #1.2 (1987) ... Alan Bond
 1986 Twelfth Night
Sir Toby Belch
 1985 The Empty Beach
Parker
 1985 One Summer Again (TV Series)
 1984 Displaced Persons (TV Movie)
Dr. Thomas
 1984 Special Squad (TV Series)
Barron / Cawley
- The Golden Run (1984) ... Barron
- Same Time Friday (1984) ... Cawley
 1984 The Last Bastion (TV Mini-Series)
Robert Menzies
- Part 3 (1984) ... Robert Menzies
- Part 2 (1984) ... Robert Menzies
- Part 1 (1984) ... Robert Menzies
 1982 Ginger Meggs
Constable Brady
 1980 Lawson's Mates (TV Series)
One Eyed Bogan
- Bob Brothers (1980) ... One Eyed Bogan
 1978-1979 Cop Shop (TV Series)
John Price / Jim Dawson
- Episode #1.160 (1979) ... John Price
- Episode #1.159 (1979) ... John Price
- Episode #1.90 (1978) ... Jim Dawson
- Episode #1.89 (1978) ... Jim Dawson
 1979 Burn the Butterflies (TV Movie)
 1978 The Truckies (TV Series)
Stokey
- Final Payment (1978) ... Stokey
- Thunderplain Stallion (1978) ... Stokey
- Road to Narragoona (1978) ... Stokey
- Heat Wave (1978) ... Stokey
- Heat Wave (1978) ... Stokey
 1978 Catspaw (TV Series)
Billo
- Episode #1.1 (1978) ... Billo
 1977 Blue Fire Lady
Gus
 1977 No Room For The Innocent (TV Movie)
 1976-1977 Bluey (TV Series)
Det Sgt Brendan Cusack / Terry Carter
- Two Birds (1977) ... Det Sgt Brendan Cusack
- Mack's Back (1976) ... Terry Carter
 1976 Power Without Glory (TV Series)
Sugar Renfrey
- This, the Servant (1976) ... Sugar Renfrey
- War Damage (1976) ... Sugar Renfrey
- Fallen Heroes (1976) ... Sugar Renfrey
- Confound Their Politics (1976) ... Sugar Renfrey
- Lest We Forget (1976) ... Sugar Renfrey
 1972-1975 Homicide (TV Series)
Max Reed / John Hill
- Who Saw Them Die? (1975) ... Max Reed
 1974 Out of Love (TV Movie) (Story 4 'Where Did All The Magic Go?')
 1973 The Taming of the Shrew (TV Movie)
Hortensio
 1972 The Office Picnic
Clyde
 1972 Redheap (TV Series)
George
- Episode #1.3 (1972) ... George
- Episode #1.2 (1972) ... George
- Episode #1.1 (1972) ... George
 1972 Catwalk (TV Series)
Ricky Novak
- Mr. Saxon Wells, Hobbyist (1972) ... Ricky Novak
- Sister Jenkins Will Carry the Banner (1972) ... Ricky Novak
- The Angel Look (1972) ... Ricky Novak
- Dear Desperate (1972) ... Ricky Novak
- The Second Time Around (1972) ... Ricky Novak
 1972 A Nice Day at the Office (TV Series)
Brian
- The Name of the Game (1972) ... Brian
 1971 Barrier Reef (TV Series)
Chris
- The Pirates (1971) ... Chris
 1970 Dynasty (TV Series)
Danny Bernac
- Catwalk (1970) ... Danny Bernac
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in John Mortimer's play, "Collaborators," at the Duchess Theatre in London, England with Glenda Jackson and Joss Ackland in the cast. See more »

Alternate Names:

John Woods
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

(During his Gold Logie acceptance speech at the 2006 TV Week Logie Awards) "Too much, too soon."

Trivia:

After ten years of unsuccessful nominations for the Gold Logie award, John finally won his first Gold Logie on Sunday May 7th, 2006. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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