Chris Corbett has written over fifty hours of television, including episodes of Halifax: Retribution, My Life is Murder, Newton’s Law, Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, Stingers, The Doctor Blake Mysteries, Blue Heelers, McLeod’s Daughters, and The Secret Life of Us. He was the Script Producer on Series 4 of Nowhere Boys.
Chris has also worked in the theatre as an actor, playwright, director, and dramaturg. He was a co-founder of The Five Dollar Theatre Company and directed productions at theatres ranging from La Mama to the Melbourne Theatre Company. He has taught screenwriting at RMIT, The Victorian College of the Arts, The Australian Film, Television and Radio School, Melbourne University Summer Film School, and The Equity Foundation.
His novel, Bulldog Murphy, has just been shortlisted for the British Crime Writers’ Association’s Debut Dagger Award.