Writering (and other media-ing)

Gerard McCulloch is one of Australia’s most in-demand TV comedy writers and editors. His credits span sketch, variety, current affairs, quiz, sport, and award ceremony formats. He’s working up some feature film and series ideas, too, which he’ll tell you all about at parties.

TV Writing
The Weekly with Charlie Pickering, Thinkative Television/ABC TV.
Family Feud, FremantleMedia Australia / Network Ten.
The 2014 Pub Quiz, ABC TV.
Friday Night Crack Up, ABC TV.
Dancing With The Stars, FremantleMedia Australia / Seven Network.
Dirty Laundry Live,
ABC TV.
This Week Live, Guesswork Television / Network Ten.
The (7PM) Project, Roving Enterprises / Network Ten.
Rove Live / Rove, Roving Enterprises / Network Ten.
Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader?, Roving Enterprises / Network Ten.
Before The Game, Roving Enterprises / Network Ten.
2006 Rove Live Launch, Network Ten
(Winner, Gold Muse, best on-air programme campaign, 2006 Promax BDA Awards Australasia)
2006 Motorola ARIA Awards, Roving Enterprises / Network Ten.
2005 Tsunami Telethon, Roving Enterprises / Networks Seven, Nine and Ten.
Skithouse, Roving Enterprises / Network Ten.
2002-04 Annual ARIA Music Awards, Roving Enterprises / Network Ten.
Totally Full Frontal, Artist Services / Foster Gracie, Network Ten
Full Frontal, Artist Services / Seven Network
Eric, Artist Services / Seven Network

Audience warm-up
The (7PM) Project, Roving Enterprises / Network Ten.
Millionaire Hot Seat, Nine Network.
Family Feud, FremantleMedia Australia / Network Ten.
Q&A, ABC TV.
Spicks and Specks, ABC TV.
Mad As Hell, ABC TV.
Judith Lucy Is All Woman, ABC TV.
Roy & HG’s Russian Revolution, Network Ten.
Rove Live / Rove, Roving Enterprises / Network Ten.
Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader?, Roving Enterprises / Network Ten.
The Singing Office, dSp Beyond / Fox 8
Before The Game, Roving Enterprises / Network Ten.

On-screen roles
Studio 10, Network Ten.
Rove/Rove Live, Roving Productions, Network Ten
The Big Schmooze, Red Heart Productions, The Comedy Channel
Totally Full Frontal, Artist Services / Foster Gracie, Network Ten
Full Frontal, Artist Services, Seven Network

Radio
The Pinch, Triple R FM, Melbourne
Breakfasters, Triple R FM, Melbourne

Press writing
The Chaser
Beat
Arena
Pandora’s Box

Film
Snoop Dagg: Pimp My Vote (2007), animated comedy short
Producer, music & lyrics co-writer (with Fred Rowan)

Max Clearance, P.I. (2002), comedy short based on live character
d. Jolynna Sinanan, University of Melbourne
Scriptwriter, lead

Vanity (2001), comedy short
Finalist, Melbourne Comedy Short Film Festival 2002
Screenwriter, director, co-lead, co-producer (with Jacqueline Rynn)