A Long Road to Overnight Success
Shane Jacobson is one of Australia’s most loved award-winning actors, presenters and entertainers, having worked in
radio, television, fi lm and theatre. His silver screen credits include Hollywood blockbuster The Bourne Legacy, co-starring
with Paul Hogan in Charlie & Boots and of course Kenny, playing the title character and winning an AFI Award for Best
Lead Actor in 2006, just to name a few.
He also won a Helpmann Award for his supporting role in the revival of the stage musical Guys and Dolls in 2008. In
2010, he performed with Geoffrey Rush in The Drowsy Chaperone and Shane Warne – The Musical (2013) with Eddie
Perfect and Lisa McCune.
Shane’s small screen appearances include roles in Beaconsfield as well as ABC TV dramas Time of Our Lives, The
Mystery of the Hansom Cab and in the Jack Irish telemovies with Guy Pearce . He also co presented The Great
Australian Bake Off. Shane also recently starred in the feature fi lm for Village Roadshow called Oddball.
As well as performing Shane has a passion for Producing. He is currently Host and Producer of Hangin’ with Hogs for the
ABC and Co-Host and Executive Producer of Manspace on Go! and in 2013 Shane became a best selling Australian
Author after releasing his biography – The Long Road to Overnight Success.
Thursday 4th August 2016 at Moama Bowling Club.