Tuesday, March 29, 2011
RIP Esben Storm
By David Knox on March 29, 2011
Actor, writer, producer, director Esben Storm, who worked for many years in Australian children’s television has died, aged 60.
He is believed to have suffered a heart attack yesterday, following heart surgery in December.
Storm worked as writer and director on such shows as Round the Twist (also playing “Mr. Snapper,” pictured), The Genie from Down and Crash Zone.
In 2007 he was writer, director, producer and occasional actor on the SBS series Kick.
He also directed the features 27A, In Search of Anna, With Prejudice, Stanley, Deadly and Subterano plus the documentaries The Tasty Bust Reunion and America.
Other acting roles included Phoenix, Blue Heelers and Good Guys, Bad Guys.
His last acting appearance was on All Saints in 2008.
Born: 1950, Denmark
Died: 3/28/2011, Sydney, Australia
Esben Storm's western - actor:
Snowy River: The McGregor Saga (TV) - 1995 (Frobisher)