TV

SAM ATWELL - played Kane Phillips

Describe your character in 5 words

Angry, hurt, sorry, fighter, lover.

Your 5 favourite things about Home and Away

1. So many incredible stories over 25 years. It's a show that does every genre. And the scripts just keep coming.
2. Incredibly hard working crew who do their jobs with smile and a laugh.
3. A dedicated cast who go the extra mile to raise the bar time and time again.
4. Beautiful locations that are a pleasure to watch and be in.
5. An amazing bunch of people who watch the show and have loved it enough to keep it going for 25 years.

Who are your top 5 characters from 25 years of Home and Away

Sally, Alf, Johnny, Miles and Fisher - but there are so many more gold ones too!

Reasons to be excited about the next 25 years of Home and Away

The quality just keeps upping every year and the show is producing major stars in every department. It's looking and sounding beautiful and the scripts are getting more and more complex, intriguing and emotionally engaging - I can't wait to see what the next 25 bring.

Activities outside Summer Bay

Doing a show right now called The Interview with another H & A alumni - Kip Gamblin. Come on down!

This is the last week of The 'Interview'. It's a fantastically engaging and entertaining production, so well worth a look.

Had three season run of a show I wrote called Bondi Dreaming in Sydney

And also working on a film of Bondi Dreaming

Writing a play that will be on in April next year, a murder mystery based in a television set - using Home and Away actors and writers!

JON SIVEWRIGHT played Tony Holden

Describe your character in 5 words

Truthful, Dependable, Vulnerable, Relaxed and Proud.

Your 5 favourite things about Home and Away

Locations, crew, cast, relentless workload and the atmosphere on set

Who are your top 5 characters from 25 years of Home and Away

Jazz Curtis, Alex Poulos, Leah Patterson, Peter Baker, and all the extras.

5 reasons to be excited about the next 25 years of Home and Away

1. Will be fantastic to see a show that I am proud to be associated with go on with great strength.

2. Tony is not dead so you never know !!!\n\n3. TV needs cultural institutions and this is one of them and it will continue to be.\n\n4. Storyline never cease to amaze; all credit to a great writing team.\n\n5. Alf Stewart; Enough said !!!

5 activities outside Summer Bay

Parenthood, Perth Telethon, Red Kite Charity Football Annually, My PT buisness
and Treehouse Entertainment Group.

To celebrate 25 years of Home and Away pick up a copy of the Home and Away official collector's edition is available from newsagencies and selected retailers, or purchase it online at www.ibuytoday.com.au/haway2

Latest from Home And Away

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    2:17 Home and Away preview - Thursday 2nd April

    Maddy receives devastating news about her chemotherapy. Watch this exclusive sneak peek.

    Also featuring:
    April Scott
    Maddy Osborne
  2. Home and Away: Wed 1 Apr, episode 6163

    21:36 Home and Away: Wed 1 Apr, episode 6163

    Ash tells Brax that he's seeing Denny. Andy's pride may put the gym in jeopardy.

    Also featuring:
    Andy Barrett
  3. Home and Away: Wed 1 Apr, episode 6162

    21:27 Home and Away: Wed 1 Apr, episode 6162

    Matt is left heartbroken as Sasha leaves the Bay. Kat's hot and cold behaviour confuses Nate.

    Also featuring:
    Matt Page
  4. Home and Away preview - Wednesday 1st April

    2:41 Home and Away preview - Wednesday 1st April

    Matt is left heartbroken as Sasha leaves the Bay. Ash tells Brax that he's seeing Denny.

    Also featuring:
    April Scott
    Darryl 'Brax' Braxton
  5. Home and Away: Tue 31 Mar, episode 6161

    21:26 Home and Away: Tue 31 Mar, episode 6161

    Sasha's heartbreaking realisation ends her relationship with Matt. Can Zac and VJ find a way to live together without Leah?

    Also featuring:
    Leah Patterson-Baker
  6. Home and Away: Tue 31 Mar, episode 6160

    21:30 Home and Away: Tue 31 Mar, episode 6160

    Spencer accidentally humiliates Maddy on her return to school. Denny finds moving on harder than she thought.

    Also featuring:
    Denny Miller
  7. Home and Away: Mon 30 Mar, episode 6159

    22:07 Home and Away: Mon 30 Mar, episode 6159

    Kyle and Kat help Phoebe put her demons in the past.

    Also featuring:
    Kyle Braxton
  8. Home and Away preview - Tuesday 31st March

    2:04 Home and Away preview - Tuesday 31st March

    Spencer accidentally humiliates Maddy on her return to school. Watch this exclusive sneak peek.

    Also featuring:
    Maddy Osborne
    Spencer Harrington
  9. Home and Away: Mon 30 Mar, episode 6158

    21:58 Home and Away: Mon 30 Mar, episode 6158

    Kat's insecurities get in the way of a relationship with Nate. Andy and Hannah's attempt at being spontaneous turns bad.

    Also featuring:
    Andy Barrett