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Liz Doran Liz Doran i(A96003 works by)
Gender: Female
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BiographyHistory

Script-writer and script and story editor.

Liz Doran's earliest scripts were for inner-city adult drama The Secret Life of Us, for which she wrote several episodes between 2002 and 2005; during this same period, she worked on the four-part anthology series Love Bytes (2004), which explored dating in the digital age, and short-lived supernatural drama The Alice (2005).

In 2006, she contributed scripts to British teen drama Sugar Rush, but her subsequent work has all been on Australian television dramas: McLeod's Daughters (2008), Carla Cametti PD (2009), Rescue Special Ops (2009), and Dance Academy (2010-2012).

Her most recent scripts have been for Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries (2012).

Doran has also worked as a story editor (on Dance Academy), script consultant (on 2003 crime drama Gettin' Square, written by Chris Nyst and directed by Jonathan Teplitzky), and script editor (on 2008 crime drama The Square, written by Joel Edgerton and Matthew Dabner, and directed by Nash Edgerton).

Most Referenced Works

Awards for Works

form y separately published work icon Burrito Bowl ( dir. Matt Saville ) Australia : ABC Television , 2016 11414531 2016 single work film/TV
2018 shortlisted New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards Betty Roland Prize for Scriptwriting
2017 nominated AWGIE Awards Comedy Award Situation or Narrative
form y separately published work icon Doctor Doctor The Heart Guy ( dir. Peter Salmon et. al. )agent New South Wales : Essential Media and Entertainment Nine Network , 2016-2019 9516037 2016 series - publisher film/TV

'When he is knocked off his pedestal and on to the Impaired Registrants Program, prodigal Sydney surgeon and party boy Hugh Knight must return to his family home in rural Whyhope where he might learn to swallow his pride and mend his ways – or not.'

Source: Production blurb.

2020 nominated Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Television Drama Series
2019 nominated Logie Awards Most Outstanding Drama Series
2019 nominated Logie Awards Most Popular Drama Series
2018 nominated Logie Awards Most Outstanding Drama Series
2018 nominated Logie Awards Most Popular Drama Series
form y separately published work icon Molly ( dir. Kevin Carlin ) Australia : Mushroom Pictures , 2016 9076046 2016 series - publisher film/TV

'From humble beginnings in Quambatook, Ian ‘Molly’ Meldrum rose to become the most influential and well known name in Australian music. Molly tells the story behind the rise: the music, the bands, the parties, the celebrities, the politics, the girlfriends and boyfriends, The Hat, and most of all, the story of Molly himself. Ian Meldrum: the country boy from humble beginnings who grew up searching for a sense of belonging. Molly Meldrum: the man whose passion for music and life found him a place in the heart of an entire nation.'

Source: Blurb.

2017 winner Logie Awards Best Drama
2016 nominated Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Best Telefeature or Mini Series
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