Kerry Armstrong

Australian Actress
Born Sep 12, 1958

Kerry Michelle Armstrong is an Australian actress on film, television, and stage. She is one of only two actresses to win two Australian Film Institute Awards in the same year. Armstrong's 2001 awards were for Best Actress in a Leading Role for Lantana, and Best Actress in a Leading Role in a Television Drama Series for SeaChange.… Read More

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1958 Birth Born in 1958.


1974 16 Years Old One of her first acting roles was on television series Marion, released in March 1974. … Read More


In 1981 she co-hosted the Network Ten series Together Tonight with Greg Evans.
1984 26 Years Old She also guest starred in the 1984 Murder, She Wrote episode "Death Takes a Curtain Call".
1987 29 Years Old In 1987, Armstrong returned to Australia upon the death of her grandmother. … Read More


1990 32 Years Old In 1990, when their son was three months old, she married writer-producer Mac Gudgeon.
1991 33 Years Old In 1991 Armstrong was nominated for an AFI award for Best Actress for her role in the film Hunting which was released by Paramount in the U.S.
1996 38 Years Old The marriage to Gudgeon ended and in 1996 she married builder Mark Croft and they have twin sons. … Read More


1998 40 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1998, Armstrong was offered the role of Heather Jelly in the television series SeaChange, the ever-devoted but long-suffering wife of corrupt local mayor Bob (John Howard). … Read More
2002 44 Years Old In 2002, Armstrong joined the cast of medico-legal drama MDA on ABC alongside Jason Donovan and Shane Bourne. … Read More
2003 45 Years Old Armstrong wrote a self-help book, The Circles, released on 1 November 2003. … Read More
2006 48 Years Old 1 More Event
Her second book, Fool on the Hill, released in March 2006, is about the nature of personality. … Read More


On 10 May 2008 ABC-TV started screening a six-part series Bed of Roses with Armstrong in the lead role as Louisa Atherton.
2009 51 Years Old In April 2009, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commissioner ruled that the Coca-Cola advertisements Kerry Armstrong appeared in were misleading.
2016 58 Years Old In the same year she starred in the short film, The Forgotten Men, alongside Jack Thompson and Gyton Grantley. 2016 sees Armstrong return to Australian screens in the series The Wrong Girl for Network Ten.
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