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

  1. Home and Away: Preview - Thursday 5th March

    2:44 Home and Away: Preview - Thursday 5th March

    Brax puts his affairs in order in preparation for his trial.

    Also featuring:
    Darryl 'Brax' Braxton
  2. Home and Away: Wed 4 Mar, season 7 episode 6141

    21:38 Home and Away: Wed 4 Mar, season 7 episode 6141

    Brax learns his sentence will be reduced if he pleads guilty. Zac frantically searches for VJ. Kat and Kyle confront Phoebe's stalker.

    Also featuring:
    Darryl 'Brax' Braxton
  3. Home and Away: Preview - Wednesday 4th March

    2:50 Home and Away: Preview - Wednesday 4th March

    Kat and Kyle confront Phoebe's stalker.

    Also featuring:
    Kyle Braxton
    Phoebe Nicholson
  4. Home and Away: Tue 3 Mar, season 7 episode 6140

    21:25 Home and Away: Tue 3 Mar, season 7 episode 6140

    Oscar and Maddy share a moment. Phoebe gets an AVO against her stalker but it proves to be no help.

    Also featuring:
    Maddy Osborne
  5. Home and Away: Mon 2 Mar, episode 6139

    21:22 Home and Away: Mon 2 Mar, episode 6139

    Hannah resolves to take charge of her life and push herself toward recovery. VJ's relationship with Zac is increasingly strained in Leah's absence. Phoebe learns she has a stalker.

    Also featuring:
    Hannah Wilson
  6. Home and Away: Preview - Tuesday 3rd March

    1:42 Home and Away: Preview - Tuesday 3rd March

    Phoebe has her stalker visit her at home.

    Also featuring:
    Phoebe Nicholson
  7. Home and Away: Preview- Monday 2nd March

    3:39 Home and Away: Preview- Monday 2nd March

    Hannah resolves to take charge of her life and push herself toward recovery.

    Also featuring:
    Hannah Wilson
  8. Home and Away: Thu 26 Feb, episode 6138

    21:36 Home and Away: Thu 26 Feb, episode 6138

    Andy tells Hannah he can't keep fighting her battles for her. Brax decides to plead guilty so he can get a lighter sentence. Matt farewells Sasha as she leaves for Uni.

    Also featuring:
    Andy Barrett
  9. Home and Away: Wed 25 Feb, episode 6137

    21:48 Home and Away: Wed 25 Feb, episode 6137

    Sasha and Matt worry about distance affecting their relationship. Alf returns from the city and shuts down the protest.

    Also featuring:
    Alf Stewart