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ANDY RYAN

NINE NETWORK - AU

CO-HEAD OF DRAMA, NINE NETWORK

As co-Head of Drama since 2011, Andy oversees the development, commissioning and production of around 70 hours of original prime-time and children’s drama each year.

Drama commissions for 2016 include Doctor Doctor, Here Come the Habibs, Hyde & Seek, House of Bond and House Husbands. He was also Executive Producer for the STAN original drama series Wolf Creek and No Activity.

Other commissions include the Logie-winning series House Husbands (series 1-5) and Love Child (series 1-3); mini-series Gallipoli, House of Hancock, Underbelly Badness, Fat Tony & Co, HOWZAT! Kerry Packer’s War, Power Games: The Packer-Murdoch Story and Underbelly: Squizzy; plus telemovies Schapelle, The Great Mint Swindle and Beaconsfield. In children’s drama, Andy has commissioned over the telemovies Dogstar and Fanshaw & Crudnut, as well as twelve series including: The Day My Butt Went Psycho, Buzz Bumble, Dogstar, Flea Bitten, Dennis & Gnasher, Skinner Boys and Pirate Express.

ANDY RYAN

CO-HEAD OF DRAMA, NINE NETWORK - AU

“Comedy Galore” – Funny Business in 2016

Conference Halls 1 & 2, Level 2

A look at the rapidly changing and ever evolving comedy landscape. With Australian comedy suddenly on everywhere – the ABC, commercial TV, streaming services, cable, online and even overseas – is it easier to get one up? And what are each of these platforms looking for? Speakers: Andy Ryan – Co-Head of Drama, Nine Network Rick […]

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Meet The Buyer: NINE NETWORK

Meeting Rooms 12 & 13, Level 1

Local and international Development Executives, Commissioning Editors, Programmers and Controllers will provide insight into their schedules, outline their own production priorities and explain how Australian producers can best work with them. Find out at Meet The Buyer what content Network Executives are seeking and why, what audiences they’re trying to attract, and how they prefer to […]

Meet The Buyer
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