Glenn Robbins

Active - 2001 - 2007  |   Born - Dec 30, 1957   |   Genres - Comedy, Drama, Mystery

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  • Was working for an insurance company when he decided to pursue a career in acting.
  • After graduating from university, he was a teacher during the day and performed stand-up comedy at night.
  • Acting debut was in 1984 in the drama series Prisoner.
  • Shot to fame in 1988 starring in the sketch-comedy show The Comedy Club; his Uncle Arthur character was very popular with audiences.
  • In 1993, co-founded Working Dog Productions, a production company that has produced many popular shows and films including Russell Coight's All Aussie Adventures and The Castle.
  • Although the show did not premiere until 2002, he first developed his Kath & Kim character, Kel Knight, when he performed on Fast Forward in the early 1990s. 
  • Hosted the quiz show Out of the Question in 2008.