Sigrid Thornton Biography (1959-)

Born February 12, 1959, in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia;daughter of Neil (an academic) and Merle (a writer and teacher of women's studies) Thornton; married Tom Burstall (a director and risk manager); children: Ben, Jaz. Addresses: Agent: William Morris Agency, Inc., 151 South El Camino Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90212-2775.

Nationality
Australian
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress
Birth Details
February 12, 1959
Canberra, Australia

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • The F. J. Holden, FJ Films, 1977
  • Maria, The Getting of Wisdom, 1977 Atlantic, 1980
  • Angela, Snapshot (also known as Day after Halloween, TheDay before Halloween, and The Night after Halloween), Group 1 Film Distributors, 1979
  • Chrissy, The King of the Two Day Wonder, 1979
  • Carolina Martin, Partners, 1981
  • Jessica Harrison, The Man from Snowy River, Twentieth Century-Fox,1982
  • Caroline Martin, Duet for Four (also known as Partners), Burstall Nominees, 1982
  • Gloria, Street Hero, 1984
  • Fennimore, Niel Lynne (also known as Best Enemies), 1985
  • Anne, The Lighthorsemen, RKO Radio Pictures, 1987 Cinecom, 1988
  • Blanche McBride, Slate, Wyn & Me, Hemdale, 1987
  • Jessica Harrison, Return to Snowy River (also known as The Manfrom Snowy River II and Return to Snowy River Part II: The Legend Continues), Buena Vista, 1988
  • Elizabeth, Over the Hill (also known as Round the Bend), Village Roadshow Productions, 1992
  • Shelley Kincaird, Love in Ambush (also known as L'amour en embuscade, Angkor, and Mirabeau), Hamdon Entertainment, 1997
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Sue, Patrick's niece, Father Dear Father in Australia, 1977-1978
  • Roslyn Coulson, Prisoner (also known as Caged Women and Prisoner: Cell Block H), syndicated, 1979-1980
  • Amelia Lawson, Paradise (also known as Guns of Paradise), CBS, 1988-1992
  • Laura Joy Gibson, SeaChange, ABC (Australia), 1998-2000
  • Miniseries
  • The Last Outlaw, 1980
  • Anthea Langton, Outbreak of Love, ABC (Australia), 1981
  • I Can Jump Puddles, 1981
  • Frances, 1915, ABC (Australia), 1982
  • Monica Ellis, Boy in the Bush, ABC-4 (Australia), 1983
  • Philadelphia "Delie" Gordon Edwards, All the Rivers Run, HBO, 1984
  • Bridget, Great Expectations, the Untold Story (also known as Great Expectations: The Australian Story), ABC (Australia), 1986
  • Jennifer Morton, The Far Country (also known as Nevil Shute's The Far Country), ABC (Australia), 1986
  • Episodic
  • Erica Johnston, "The Other Man," Homicide, ABC-7 (Australia), 1973
  • "Little Raver," Division 4, ABC-9 (Australia), 1975
  • Helen Laughton, "The Set Up," Bluey, ABC-7, 1976
  • Hotel Story, 1976
  • Certain Women, ABC (Australia), 1976
  • Case for the Defence, 1976
  • Bellbird, ABC (Australia), 1977
  • Young Ramsay, 1977
  • Waterloo Street, ABC (Australia), 1977
  • Anastasia, "Life Begins at 45 R.P.M.," Bobby Dazzler, 1977
  • Truckies, ABC (Australia), 1977
  • The Young Doctors, ABC-9, 1979
  • Mandy Paramor, "No Strings," Chopper Squad, 1979
  • Cop Shop, ABC-7, multiple episodes, between 1979 and 1981
  • Skyways, 1980
  • Bellamy, 1981
  • Multiple roles, The Comedy Company, ABC-10 (Australia), 1987
  • G.P., ABC (Australia), 1994
  • The Panel, 2000
  • The Big Schmooze, 2000
  • Rove Live, 2000
  • The Micallef Program, ABC (Australia), 2001
  • Other
  • Christine McQuillan, The Feds (movie), 1993
  • Presenter, Children at the Edge, 1993
  • Issacs, Trapped in Space, 1993
  • Herself, Homicide ... 30 Years On, 1994
  • Cass Meredith, Whipping Boy, 1996
  • Television Work
  • Miniseries
  • Associate producer, Great Expectations, the Untold Story (also known as Great Expectations: The Australian Story), ABC (Australia), 1986

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Electronic
    • Sigrid Thornton, http://www. igridthornton.com, July 17, 2001

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