Indigenous Australian Actor

Ernie Dingo

  • Jul 31, 1956 (age 64)
  • 6' 2" (1.87 m)
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2018
Mystery Road
TV ShowJun 3, 2018

Mystery Road

Mystery Road is an Australian television drama series …
Mystery Road is an Australian television drama series which screened on ABC from 3 June 2018. The series is a spin-off from Ivan Sen's films Mystery Road and Goldstone. The six-part series was directed by Rachel Perkins and produced by David Jowsey and Greer Simpkin. The script was produced by Michaeley O'Brien and written by Michaeley O'Brien, Steven McGregor, Kodie Bedford, Jon Bell and Tim Lee; with Ivan Sen and the ABC's Sally Riley and Kym Goldsworthy as executive producers.
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Squinters
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TV ShowFeb 7, 2018

Squinters

Squinters is an Australian television comedy series …
Squinters is an Australian television comedy series which first screened on the ABC on Wednesday 7 February 2018. All six episodes were also loaded on the ABC's iView catch up service on the same date.
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2017
Boar
MovieNov 23, 2017

Boar

In the harsh, yet beautiful Australian outback lives a …
In the harsh, yet beautiful Australian outback lives a beast, an animal of staggering size, with a ruthless, driving need for blood and destruction. It cares for none, defends its territory with brutal force, and kills with a raw, animalistic savagery unlike any have seen before.
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Australia Day
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MovieJun 12, 2017

Australia Day

A trio of intertwined tales of racial prejudice, …
A trio of intertwined tales of racial prejudice, misunderstanding and revenge play out against the backdrop of Australia's national holiday.
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Rough Stuff
MovieMar 16, 2017

Rough Stuff

An activist group makes a deal with treasure-seeking …
An activist group makes a deal with treasure-seeking Rovers and their modified four-wheel-drives for an expedition through treacherous Australian terrain. Tensions rise and ulterior motives are revealed with exciting off-road chases, daring rescues and amazing discoveries to follow.
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Newton's Law
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TV ShowFeb 9, 2017

Newton's Law

Newton's Law is an Australian television drama series …
Newton's Law is an Australian television drama series that began airing on ABC TV on 9 February 2017. The eight part series was developed from an original concept by Deb Cox and Fiona Eagger.
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2013
Serangoon Road
TV ShowSep 22, 2013

Serangoon Road

Serangoon Road is an Australian-Singaporean …
Serangoon Road is an Australian-Singaporean television drama series which premiered on 22 September 2013 on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and HBO Asia. It is a detective noir drama set in the 1960s, revolving around Serangoon Road in Singapore. The 10-part series is a collaboration between ABC and HBO Asia and was filmed largely on the island of Batam in Indonesia. It was created by Paul D. Barron and directed by Peter Andrikidis and Tony Tilse. The final episode of the series aired on 29 November 2013. Though the series received encouraging ratings, HBO has no plans for a second season.
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First Footprints
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TV ShowJul 14, 2013

First Footprints

First Footprints takes us back to an Australia before …
First Footprints takes us back to an Australia before Captain Cook. It is the untold story of the original pioneers of all humankind, a history that began in Australia 50,000 years before modern humans reached America and Europe.
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Best Lead Actor in a Television Drama
Nomination2013

Best Lead Actor in a Television Drama

Nominated for "Redfern Now".
AACTA Award
2012
Redfern Now
TV ShowNov 1, 2012

Redfern Now

Redfern Now (2012) is an Australian television …
Redfern Now (2012) is an Australian television drama program screening on ABC1 in Australia and Vibrant TV Network and Netflix in the United States. It tells contemporary stories about Indigenous Australians in the Sydney suburb of Redfern. The first season received five AACTA award nominations for 2013. The series has received numerous additional AACTA nominations, winning 5 in total, including Best Lead Actress in a Television Drama for Leah Purcell, Best Screenplay in Television, and Best Television Drama Series.
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The Great Outdoors
TV ShowOct 6, 2012

The Great Outdoors

The Great Outdoors was an Australian travel magazine …
The Great Outdoors was an Australian travel magazine series broadcast on the Seven Network. It began in 1993 and was broadcast regularly until 2009, with a short-lived revival in 2012.
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2009
Bran Nue Dae
MovieAug 9, 2009

Bran Nue Dae

An Aboriginal student on the west coast of Australia in …
An Aboriginal student on the west coast of Australia in the late '60s runs away from a Catholic boarding school with his cruel headmaster in hot pursuit, meeting eccentric characters along the journey back to his home town.
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The Project
TV ShowJul 20, 2009

The Project

The Project (previously The 7PM Project from 2009–2011) …
The Project (previously The 7PM Project from 2009–2011) is an Australian news-current affairs and talk show television panel program, airing weeknights across Australia on Network 10, produced by Roving Enterprises. The show is hosted by Waleed Aly, Carrie Bickmore and Peter Helliar on weekdays and Lisa Wilkinson, Hamish Macdonald and Tommy Little on Sunday with rotating daily guest panellists.
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2006
It Takes Two
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TV ShowMay 28, 2006

It Takes Two

It Takes Two was a short-lived Australian music talent …
It Takes Two was a short-lived Australian music talent show, which ran for three seasons from May 2006 to April 2008. It was based on the original UK programme Just the Two of Us.
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2004
Dancing with the Stars
TV ShowOct 5, 2004

Dancing with the Stars

Dancing with the Stars is a …
Dancing with the Stars is a Logie Award-winning, Australian light entertainment reality show which originally aired on the Seven Network from 2004 to 2015 and in 2019 began airing on Network 10. When it was on the Seven Network, it was filmed live from the HSV-7 studios (now Global Television studios) in Melbourne and on Network 10 live from Fox Studios Australia in Sydney and Docklands Studios in Melbourne.
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Most Popular Presenter
Nomination2004

Most Popular Presenter

Nominated for "The Great Outdoors".
Logie Award
2003
Most Popular Presenter
Nomination2003

Most Popular Presenter

Nominated for "The Great Outdoors".
Logie Award
1999
Somewhere in the Darkness
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MovieJan 25, 1999

Somewhere in the Darkness

Two men and a boy …
Two men and a boy trapped under a collapsed building have nothing but talk and imagination to occupy the time waiting for rescue or death.
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1998
The Echo of Thunder
MovieApr 19, 1998

The Echo of Thunder

Scenic settings in Australia enhance this Hallmark Hall …
Scenic settings in Australia enhance this Hallmark Hall of Fame presentation, a simple yet engaging tale about a teenage girl's adjustment to a new family.
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1997
Most Popular Light Entertainment Personality
Nomination1997

Most Popular Light Entertainment Per…

Nominated for "The Great Outdoors".
Logie Award
1996
Dead Heart
MovieSep 8, 1996

Dead Heart

In the desert village of Wala Wala, a jailed Aboriginal is …
In the desert village of Wala Wala, a jailed Aboriginal is found dead in local lawman Ray Lorkin's police lock-up. In an attempt to reconcile Aboriginal traditions vs. Australian law, Lorkin allows Mannga, the father of the dead prisoner, a "pay back" to restore order. But conflict heightens when the local school teacher's wife's passionate affair with her husband's Aboriginal teacher's aide leads to sacrilege and murder.
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A Weekend in the Country
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MovieJun 12, 1996

A Weekend in the Country

At Kennedy Airport two …
At Kennedy Airport two frazzled New Yorkers are separately boarding a plane to Temecula, California. Comedian Bobby Stein, who's trailing his ex-lover and Sally Shelton, a very pregnant ...
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Most Popular Light Entertainment Personality
Nomination1996

Most Popular Light Entertainment Per…

Nominated for "The Great Outdoors".
Logie Award
1994
Heartland
TV ShowMar 23, 1994

Heartland

Heartland was an Australian television drama series …
Heartland was an Australian television drama series that ran on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation in 1994. It ran for thirteen episodes and starred Cate Blanchett and Ernie Dingo. The show was also known as Burned Bridge in some countries.
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Heartbreak High
TV ShowFeb 27, 1994

Heartbreak High

Heartbreak High is an Australian television program that ran …
Heartbreak High is an Australian television program that ran for six years, through seven seasons from 1994 to 1999 on both Network Ten and ABC. The programme dealt with the students of the fictional Hartley High (replaced by Hartley Heights from season 5 onwards), a tough high school in a multiracial area of Sydney, and proved to be a more gritty and fast-paced show than many of its contemporaries. It was a spin-off of the 1993 Australian feature film The Heartbreak Kid which had featured Alex Dimitriades and Claudia Karvan. However, in later series the show shifted emphasis away from the school setting and the Poulos family to the students' homes and hangout - the Shark Pool.
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Blue Heelers
TV ShowJan 18, 1994

Blue Heelers

Blue Heelers is an Australian police drama series that …
Blue Heelers is an Australian police drama series that was produced by Southern Star Group and ran for 12 years on the Seven Network, from 1994 to 2006. Although based around the policing of the town, the series generally depicted the everyday lives and relationships of the residents of Mount Thomas, a fictional small town in Victoria. The series was one of the highest-rated and most-awarded programs in the history of Australian television, having won 5 Logie awards, it is equal as the most awarded show in Logies history with The Don Lane Show. It is also noted for its two main stars Lisa McCune, a four-time recipient of the Gold Logie, and John Wood, who also won Gold.
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Best Lead Actor in a Television Drama
Nomination1994

Best Lead Actor in a Television Drama

Nominated for "Heartland".
AACTA Award
1993
Blackfellas
MovieNov 4, 1993

Blackfellas

An Aboriginal man is caught between his allegiance to …
An Aboriginal man is caught between his allegiance to his people and his aspirations to escape the cycle of self-destructive behaviour.
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1992
Clowning Around
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MovieMay 1, 1992

Clowning Around

Follows a boy who realizes there is more to being a clown, …
Follows a boy who realizes there is more to being a clown, than just clowning around.
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Ultraman: Towards the Future
TV ShowJan 4, 1992

Ultraman: Towards the Future

Ultraman: Towards the …
Ultraman: Towards the Future, released in Japan as Ultraman Great (ウルトラマンG(グレート), Urutoraman Gurēto), is a Japanese-Australian tokusatsu television show co-produced by Tsuburaya Productions and the South Australian Film Corporation. It is the 10th show in the Ultra Series, the first Ultraman show to be produced during Japan's Heisei period, the first Australian-produced Ultraman show and the first production in the franchise to be entirely filmed outside of Japan.
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1991
Mr Neal Is Entitled to Be an Agitator
MovieDec 5, 1991

Mr Neal Is Entitled to Be an Agitator

Mr Neal Is Entitled to Be an Agitator released.
Until the End of the World
MovieSep 12, 1991

Until the End of the World

In 1999, Claire's life is …
In 1999, Claire's life is forever changed after she survives a car crash. She rescues Sam and starts traveling around the world with him. Writer Eugene follows them and writes their story, as a way of recording dreams is being invented.
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1989
Fast Forward
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TV ShowApr 12, 1989

Fast Forward

Fast Forward was Australia's highest-rating and most …
Fast Forward was Australia's highest-rating and most critically awarded commercial television sketch comedy show, broadcast for 90 one-hour episodes from 12 April 1989 to 26 November 1992. The show was produced by Steve Vizard, who was also the executive producer, writer and performer, and starred Jane Turner, Gina Riley, Magda Szubanski (the three of whom went on to star in Kath & Kim), Marg Downey, Michael Veitch, Peter Moon, Alan Pentland, Steve Blackburn, Geoff Brooks, Ernie Dingo, the Rubbery Figures satirical puppets, and numerous guests and supporting stars, such as Gerry Connolly and Bryan Dawe.
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G.P.
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TV ShowMar 7, 1989

G.P.

G.P. is an Australian television series produced by …
G.P. is an Australian television series produced by Roadshow, Coote & Carroll for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, with the series being made between 1989 and 1996.
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Dolphin Cove
TV ShowJan 21, 1989

Dolphin Cove

Dolphin Cove is an American drama television series …
Dolphin Cove is an American drama television series created by Allan Marcil, set in Queensland, Australia that aired on CBS from January 21 to March 11, 1989 for eight episodes.
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Sally Butler
Marriage1989

Sally Butler

Married Sally Butler.
1988
Tommy Tricker and the Stamp Traveller
MovieDec 8, 1988

Tommy Tricker and the Stamp Traveller

When the joker Tommy …
When the joker Tommy Tricker plays some practical jokes on some of his friends, his best friend Ralph, a stamp collector, discovers the secret of "stamp travel" to make him travel around the world on a stamp to bring back the mysterious Charles Merriweather, who never returned on a stamp for 75 years.
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Crocodile Dundee II
MovieMay 20, 1988

Crocodile Dundee II

Australian outback expert protects his New York love …
Australian outback expert protects his New York love from gangsters who've followed her down under.
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Tudawali
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MovieJan 28, 1988

Tudawali

Ernie Dingo delivers an outstanding portrayal of …
Ernie Dingo delivers an outstanding portrayal of Robert Tudawali, the first Aboriginal film star, whose lead role in Jedda is iconic in Australian cinema. This film traces the life of Tudawali.
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Best Performance By An Actor In A Telefeature
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Award1988

Best Performance By An Actor In A T…

Won award for "A Waltz Through the Hills".
Australian Film Institute Award
Best Performance By An Actor In A Telefeature
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Nomination1988

Best Performance By An Actor In A T…

Nominated for "A Waltz Through the Hills".
Australian Film Institute Award
1987
Rafferty's Rules
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TV ShowFeb 12, 1987

Rafferty's Rules

Rafferty's Rules is an Australian television drama series …
Rafferty's Rules is an Australian television drama series which ran from 1987 to 1991 on the Seven Network. The producers of the series were Posie Graeme-Evans (1987–1988), and Denis Phelen. The directors were Graham Thorburn, Mike Smith and Russell Webb. The writers were David Allen, John Upton, Tim Gooding and David Marsh.
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Best Performance By An Actor In A Telefeature
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Nomination1987

Best Performance By An Actor In A T…

Nominated for "Tudawali".
Australian Film Institute Award
1986
The Fringe Dwellers
MovieOct 1, 1986

The Fringe Dwellers

Story of an aboriginal family who tries to move out of the …
Story of an aboriginal family who tries to move out of the fringe into the main white community.
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The Blue Lightning
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MovieMay 1, 1986

The Blue Lightning

A private investigator (Sam Elliott) battles a criminal …
A private investigator (Sam Elliott) battles a criminal (Robert Culp) in the Australian outback for the possession of a priceless opal in this all-out action flick.
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1985
The Cowra Breakout
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TV ShowMar 4, 1985

The Cowra Breakout

The Cowra Breakout is a 1985 Australian mini series …
The Cowra Breakout is a 1985 Australian mini series based on the Cowra breakout, focusing on the friendship between an Australian soldier and Japanese prisoner.
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1984
Surprise Surprise
TV ShowMay 6, 1984

Surprise Surprise

Surprise Surprise is a British light entertainment …
Surprise Surprise is a British light entertainment television programme for ITV that originally ran from 6 May 1984 to 26 December 2001 with Cilla Black as the host. The show returned from 21 October 2012 to 26 July 2015 and was hosted by Holly Willoughby.
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1964
Horizon
TV ShowMay 2, 1964

Horizon

Horizon is a documentary series that first started to air in …
Horizon is a documentary series that first started to air in 1964 on BBC 2. The series has aired for almost half a century, and has produced a huge number of historical documentaries. The series covers topics that include such things as the history of warfare, advances in medicine and science, and the careers of numerous politicians. The series has had a number of presenters and voice-over hosts during its run with Paul Vaughn hosting 134 episodes. Each episode of Horizon is fifty minutes in length. The series has won the Royal Television Award for Film, and a British Academy Award.
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1956
Ernie Dingo
BirthJuly 1956

Ernie Dingo

Ernie Dingo was born.
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