Robert Ian Sitch
17 March 1962
|Alma mater||University of Melbourne|
Early life and education
Sitch is[when?] a member of the Working Dog production company, which has produced the television shows Frontline, A River Somewhere, The Panel, Thank God You're Here, and Utopia, as well as the feature films The Castle, The Dish, and Any Questions for Ben?. Sitch co-wrote and directed each of these films.
In 2006, to mark 50 years of television in Australia, the Nine Network special 50 Years 50 Stars listed Sitch at the 39th greatest living television star in Australia. Several of his programs, including The D-Generation and Frontline, were included in the earlier special, 50 Years 50 Shows, coming in at 50 and 22 respectively.
|2012||Kath & Kimderella||Yes|
|Any Questions for Ben?||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|2003||Bad Eggs||Special thanks|
|Year(s)||Television show||Credited as|
|2013–present||Have You Been Paying Attention?||Yes|
|2013–15||Santo, Sam and Ed's Total Football||Yes||Yes|
|2012||Pictures of You||Yes|
|Santo, Sam and Ed's Sports Fever!||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Adam Hills in Gordon Street Tonight||Yes|
|2011||A Quiet Word With ...||Yes|
|2010||Santo, Sam and Ed's Cup Fever!||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Lowdown: Zirco Goes Berko||Yes|
|2007||Kath & Kim||Yes|
|2006–09||Thank God You're Here||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|2004||Russell Coight's Celebrity Challenge||Yes||Yes|
|2001–02||Russell Coight's All Aussie Adventures||Yes|
|1997||A River Somewhere||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|1993||The Olden Days||Yes|
|1992–93||The Late Show||Yes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|1991||Turn It Up||Yes|
|1988–89||The D-Generation: Goes Commercial||Yes||Yes||Yes|
- The D-Generation: The Satanic Sketches (1989)
- The D-Generation: The Breakfast Tapes (1990)
Sitch is married to fellow Australian comedian Jane Kennedy. They have five children, including Joshua Sitch, who starred in ABC's Little Lunch. Sitch's brother Greg Sitch is an entertainment lawyer and producer who has worked with his brother on multiple projects including The Castle and Utopia.
- Sitch, Rob; Vasic, Jonny (28 September 2006). "Rob Sitch studied medicine before comedy, and Jonny Vasic's campaign against whaling" (audio + text). ABC (Interview). Conversations with Richard Fidler. Interviewed by Fidler, Richard. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 16 July 2023.
- Sitch, Rob (2 September 2008). "Laughter is Sitch Good Medicine". The University of Melbourne News (Interview). Interviewed by Smith, Katherine. Archived from the original on 27 September 2011. Retrieved 16 July 2023.
The University of Melbourne Voice, Vol. 3, No. 6, 11 August - 8 September 2008
- Jason Kelly (28 October 2013), 50 Years 50 Shows – Channel 9 (Full) (2005), retrieved 7 February 2016
- "Sitch: ABC's Utopia actually reality". NewsComAu. 14 August 2015. Retrieved 7 February 2016.
- "Greg Sitch".