Sean Nash

Freelance Television Producer & Comedy Writer

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Location:Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Website: http://seannash.wix.com/sean-nash
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/seannash
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Commencing his production career as an unpaid studio floor sweeper, Sean worked his way up to his first drama directing gig at Crawford Productions on their hit drama production Cop Shop.
Moving on to direct the now-iconic Prisoner: Cell Block H for Grundy Television (where he got his first screenplay credit) Sean has since written, produced or directed over 400 hours of internationally screened film and television drama.
Highlights of Sean’s career include eight of his screenplays being nominated for Australian Writers’ Guild Awards (with four of them winning their categories) and two of his screenplays being shortlisted for the prestigious State Premier’s Literary Awards in New South Wales and Queensland.
Other career highlights include being the writer-director of an AFI-winning screenplay as well as creating, writing, producing and directing the pilot to a 1-hour drama series based around the Australian Customs Service for the 7 Network in Australia.

AWARDS:
Australian Writers’ Guild Award Winner 2009, 2008, 1999, 1996
Australian Writers’ Guild Award Nominee 2009, 2008, 2004, 1999(2 nominations), 1998, 1997, 1996
QLD Premier’s Literary Award 2006 - short-listed
NSW Premier’s Literary Award 2009 - short-listed
AFI Award Winner 1996 (Writer-Director) 1998 (Writer)

CREDITS:
WRITER
(Over 205 hours of internationally screened drama)
2015 Chinese Whispers – Martial Arts Comedy-Fantasy Feature
2015 Millionaire Castaway – The Drama – 4x1-hour Mini-Series
2015 Rock Off! – SitCom (Brash Aussie/Kuranya Pictures)
2014-2015 Miss Suzanne Is Away – Feature Film (VCC Films)
2014-2015 Big Deal – Mini-Series (Brash Aussie/Kuranya Pictures)
2014-2015 Ghost Writer Book 2 - novel (details contractually confidential)
2013-2014 Bad Seeds (formerly The Hangman) – Feature Film (VCC Films)
2013-2014 Ghost writing novel (details contractually confidential)
2013 Inheritance – 1 hour long-form Legal Dramedy
2012-2013 Prisoner Zero - 26 x ½ hr animated children’s Mini-Series (ABC-3; ACTF)
2010-2013 Thirst – 13 x ½ hour Mini-Series (ABC-3; ACTF; Rockette Enterprise)
2012 Innocent ‘Til Proven Broke – 1 hour Legal Dramedy (Mighty Movies P/L)
2010-2013 Home & Away - prime time ½ hour long-form (Seven Network)
2011-2012 Vic The Viking – comedy children’s animation (TF1; ZDF; Flying Bark)
2010-2011 Shadow Warrior – Romantic Action-Adventure Feature (GW Productions)
2010-2012 Tyger, tyger – 26 x ½ hour Mini-Series (ABC-3; ACTF; GWE )
2012 Neighbours - prime time ½ hour long-form (FremantleMedia; Ten Network)
2010 Crossing Borders – RomCom Feature Film (US/Australia – Cappuccio Films)
2009-2010 City ******** - 1 hour police procedural drama (Seven Network)
2004-2008 All Saints - 1 hour medical drama (Seven Network)
2007-2008 Home & Away - prime time ½ hour long-form (Seven Network)
2005-2006 Headland - 2 hour a week prime time long-form (Seven Network)
2001 Balmain Boys - P.I. genré Telemovie (Columbia Tri-Star; 10 Network)
2001-2005 Home & Away - prime time ½ hour long-form (Seven Network)
1998-1999 Breakers - ½ hour long-form (Screentime; Ten Network)
1996 Trackers - 1 hour series pilot (Seven Network)
1995 Echo Point - ½ hour long-form (Southern Star; 10 Network)
1994 Pirates and the Policing of the High Seas - Documentary (Beyond; 7 Network)
1993-1994 Paradise Beach - ½ hour long-form – (9 Network)
1993 A Country Practice - 1 hour medical drama (JNP; 10 Network)
1992 Fish International - ½ hour lifestyle series (26 episodes) (Beyond; 9 Network)
1992-1993 E-Street - prime time 1 hour series (Westside Television, 10 Network)
1992-2005 Home & Away - prime time ½ hour long-form (7 Network)
1989 The Power, The Passion - ½ hour long-form (7 Network)
1984-1986 Prisoner: Cell Block H – 1 hour series (Grundy TV, 10 Network)

DIRECTOR
(Over 179 hours of internationally screened drama)
AFI Award winner 1996 (Writer-Director)
1998-1999 Breakers - ½ hour long-form (10 Network)
1998 Water Rats - 1 hour prime time police drama (Southern Star; 9 Network)
1996 Trackers - 1 hour series pilot (7 Network)
1992-1996 Home & Away - prime time ½ hour long-form (7 Network)
1993-1994 Paradise Beach - ½ hour long-form (9 Network)
1994 Pirates and the Policing of the High Seas - Documentary (Beyond;7 Network)
1992-1993 E-Street - prime time 1 hour series (Westside Television; 10 Network)
1992 Fish International - ½ hour lifestyle series (26 episodes) (Beyond; 9 Network)
1989 The Power, The Passion - ½ hour long-form (7 Network)
1984-1986 Prisoner: Cell Block H – 1 hour series (Grundy TV;10 Network)
1983-1984 Carson’s Law - prime time 1 hour legal series (Crawfords; 10 Network)
1981-1983 Cop Shop - prime time 1 hour crime series (Crawfords; 7 Network)

WRITER-DIRECTOR
1998-1999 Breakers - ½ hour long-form (Screentime; 10 Network)
1996 Trackers - 1 hour series pilot (7 Network)
1994 Pirates and the Policing of the High Seas - Documentary (Beyond; 7 Network)
1992-1996 Home & Away - prime time ½ hour long-form (7 Network)
1992 Fish International - ½ hour lifestyle series (26 episodes) (Beyond; 9 Network)
1993-1994 Paradise Beach - ½ hour long-form (9 Network)
1989 The Power, The Passion - ½ hour long-form (7 Network)
1984-1986 Prisoner: Cell Block H – 1 hour series (Grundy Television; 10 Network)

WRITER-PRODUCER-DIRECTOR

1996 Trackers - 1 hour series pilot (7 Network)
1994 Pirates & the Policing of the High Seas - Documentary (Beyond; 7 Network)
1992 Fish International - ½ hour lifestyle series (26 episodes) (Beyond; 9 Network)

WRITER-PRODUCER-DIRECTOR-CREATOR

1996 Trackers - 1 hour series pilot (7 Network)

SCRIPT PRODUCER/STORY EDITOR

1999 Breakers - ½ hour long-form (Screentime; 10 Network)
2001 Home & Away - prime time ½ hour long-form (7 Network)

SHOW RUNNER

2001 Balmain Boys - P.I. genré Telemovie (Columbia Tri-Star; 10 Network)
2000 Above The Law - 1 hr series (Columbia Tri-Star; 10 Network)

CREATIVE CONSULTANT

2002 TwentyfourSeven - ½ hour interactive, improv-drama (McElroy TV; SBS)
2001 Suspicion - 1 hr ******-mystery series (PAX Network; McElroy TV)
2001 Joining Forces - action-adventure telemovie (McElroy TV)
2000 November One - big-ticket police-action series (McElroy TV)