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Szubanski, Magda

Works: 142 works in 410 publications in 8 languages and 11,233 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Fantasy films  Animal films  Film adaptations  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Magda Szubanski
Babe by Dick King-Smith( Visual )

129 editions published between 1995 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 5,866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A piglet destined for eventual butchering arrives at the farmyard, is adopted by an old sheep dog, and discovers a special secret to success
The Crocodile Hunter by Steve Irwin( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and French and held by 1,051 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Steve attemps to relocate a hugh crocodile to save him from poachers. But what Steve doesn't know is that the big croc has swallowed a top-secret U.S. satellite beacon ... making them both targets of the U.S. special agents assigned to retrieve the beacon
Happy feet two by George Miller( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Mumble's son Erik wants to be a singer instead of a dancer like his father, they have a falling out until a problem that threatens the entire penguin colony brings them together
Santa's apprentice( Visual )

4 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa doesn't want to retire, but rules are rules and he must train someone to replace him. The lucky winner, to be chosen from among millions of children, must be named Nicholas, be an orphan and have a pure heart
Brand new day by Sting( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A hilariously devout minister [is] chasing a runaway seminary student named Willie across the land down under. As Willie tries to make it back to the girl of his dreams, he embarks on a glorious, uproarious road trip filled with music, magic, and foot-stomping fun"--Container
Babe ; Babe, pig in the city by Magda Szubanski( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Babe: Babe is a shy Yorkshire piglet who discovers he can be anything he wants to be. With the help of Farmer Hoggett and his barnyard friends, the heroic piglet is headed for the challenge of his life in this fun-filled tale
Happy Feet by George Miller( Visual )

12 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happy feet: Emperor Penguins from Antarctica express their true love with a special heartsong of their own that expresses their very being, but Mumble cannot sing. Instead he has an extraordinary talent to tap dance with almost magical energy and expression. Nevertheless, the leadership of the colony fearfully blames the young penguin's unorthodox ways for the lean fishing that threatens them all. Defiant in the face of unjust rejection, Mumble and his true friends set out to find the true cause of the famine. Through their trials and perils, Mumble learns many things about his frozen world, not the least of which being that his toe tapping talent may be what he needs to save his people
Animal friends : 8 movies( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 8 movies featuring animals
Kath & Kim : series 2 by Mark Ruse( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extras include: 'In the raw" with Kath and Kim (11 min.), goof reels, deleted scenes, lady bump at the Logies, bonus wine time, and Prue and Trude tell it how it is
Family favorite treasures : 3-movie collection: Dr. Seuss' The Cat in the Hat; Babe; Beethoven( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cat in the hat: Conrad and Sally Walden are home alone with their pet fish. Outside it is raining and inside there is nothing to do. The Cat in the Hat walks in the front door. He introduces them to their imagination. At first it's all fun and games, but things get out of hand. The Cat must go, before their parents get back
Skippy : Australia's first superstar( Visual )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2017 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Skippy the Bush Kangaroo hops back on to the small screen in a new documentary that relives the international superstar marsupial's most famous, controversial and memorable moments and reveals how this lovable crime-fighting kangaroo became the emblem of a nation for children from all over the world. The star of 91 episodes between 1967 and 1969, Skippy The Bush Kangaroo beamed into living rooms in more than 120 countries, introducing the world to the wonders of the Australian bush and a cast of colourful characters, including Skippy's human companion Sonny, whose father was head ranger of the Waratah National Park. So sit back and get ready to take a nostalgic trip back to the glory days of Australian television as we laugh, cry and gasp at the unparalleled adventures faced by this unrelenting superstar whose theme song still resonates across the globe. Skippy: Australia's First Superstar features previously unseen footage from the iconic series and a slate of new interviews including a world exclusive with Skippy herself, whose sardonic wit and lingering ego make for revealing and, at times, controversial viewing"--Container
Goddess( Visual )

4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In rural Tasmania, former singer Elspeth Dickens (Laura-Michelle Kelly, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street) spends her days wrangling mischievous 3-year-old twins while awaiting erratic visits from her whale-saving husband, James (pop heartthrob Ronan Keating). Elspeth is feeling increasingly isolated, so to help them stay in contact, James gives her a webcam. However, reception isn't up to speed in the Southern Ocean and with James rarely in contact, Elspeth decides to use the web-cam to connect her to the world her way: through song. She installs the camera in her kitchen and starts performing her sink-songs for the net. Unbeknownst to Elspeth, her performances go viral and soon she is a cyber-sensation! And when a Sydney advertising agency comes calling asking her to be the face of their international Goddess campaign, the world is suddenly her oyster. But while Elspeth has finally found a voice of her own, her other life as a domestic goddess is still pressing. Can she be both a star and a mum - or will there be a song and dance about it?! Elspeth Dickens dreams of finding her "voice" despite being stuck in an isolated farmhouse with her twin toddlers. A web-cam becomes her pathway to fame and fortune, but at a price
Kath & Kim( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kath & Kim stars Jane Turner as Kath Day-Knight, a cheerful 50-something divorcee currently in a happy relationship with her fiance/husband, the effeminate Kel Knight, her spoilt, ever complaining 25-year-old daughter Kim Craig, her unlucky second-best friend Sharon Strzelecki, Kim's estranged husband Brett Craig and their baby daughter Epponnee Rae Craig. This is Series 4 from the Australian comedy and contains cameo's from Little Britain's Matt Lucas, Hollywood star Eric Bana and the cricket legend Shane Warne
Babe : a little pig goes a long way( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and Polish and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Farmer Hoggett wins a runt piglet at a local fair and young Babe, as the piglet decides to call himself, befriends and learns about all the other creatures on the farm. He becomes special friends with one of the sheepdogs, Fly. With Fly's help, and Farmer Hoggett's intuition, Babe embarks on a career in shepherding with some surprising and spectacular results
Kath & Kimderella : the movie( Visual )

8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Pack your bum bag, neck pillow, designer knock offs and tummy ease-and take off with the Foxy Morons of Fountain Lakes for a jet set adventure that'll create international headlines and cause diplomatic headaches- this could be the scandal that brings down the EU! The gang all head to the exotic yet not at all effluent Kingdom of Papilloma, on Italy's heel ... where a stroppy Princess gets the Royal Wedding she always dreamed about, a certain Hornbag gets bedazzled and duped by an unscrupulous King and his petulant Page; And a dark and mysterious secret finally comes out of the closet. A uuuge box office smash, this globe-trotting movie takes your favourite television characters and gives them the big screen treatment they deserve- imagine Kath in surround sound, Kim in widescreen, Prue and Trude with subtitles and Sharon in technicolour! Toot sweet and all aboard for a ritzy fairy-tale of fashion, passion and revolution"--Container
Anh's brush with fame by Anh Do( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beloved artist, actor and comedian Anh Do uses his passion for painting to explore the stories behind some of Australia's most intriguing personalities in this intimate and revealing new interview series. through deeply personal conversations, Archibald Prize finalist Anh creates a vivid portrait of celebrity, taking his subjects on a cathartic journey of self-discovery
The best & second best of the D generation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of sketches from the Australian Broadcasting Corporation television comedy series The D generation
Reckoning : a memoir by Magda Szubanski( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this extraordinary memoir, Magda describes her journey of self-discovery from a suburban childhood, haunted by the demons of her father's espionage activities in wartime Poland and by her secret awareness of her sexuality, to the complex dramas of adulthood and her need to find out the truth about herself and her family. With courage and compassion she addresses her own frailties and fears, and asks the big questions about life, about the shadows we inherit and the gifts we pass on."--Publisher's website
Big Girls Blouse : the entire series( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fast Forward sketch series ran for four years, and featured some of the strongest comic performers ever to appear on Australian TV. Comediennes Jane Turner, Gina Riley and Magda Szubanski stood out with their wonderful sketches mimicking the TV industry and other aspects of Australian life. In 1994, Jane, Gina and Magda joined together to star in, write and produce the landmark comedy series, Big Girls Blouse
Who do you think you are?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"This fascinating series delves into the family history of celebrities, tracing their ancestry and revealing secrets from their pasts and gives viewers the tools to dig into their own pasts."--Website
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Magda Szubanski actrice uit Australië

Magda Szubanski actriz australiana

Magda Szubanski attrice australiana

Magda Szubanski australiensk skådespelare

Magda Szubanski australsk skodespelar

Magda Szubanski australsk skuespiller

Magda Szubanski (Madeleine Szubanski) actrice australienne

Strzelecki, Sharon

Strzelecki, Sharon 1961-

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