Gina Riley

Biography: Melbourne-based Gina Riley is a woman of many talents. She has appeared in many shows, including Big Girl's Blouse, Bad Eggs, The Bob Downe Show, Fast Forward and of course, her hit TV show, Kath & Kim, also starring Riley's close friends, Jane Turner and Magda Szubanski.

Gina also has amazing singing talents, singing the opening song to Kath & Kim, which is Anthony Newley's 'The Joker', and also sing a rendition of the 80s song 'Total Eclipse of the Heart' in the final episode in 2003, luring 2.2 million viewers, the most ever tuned in for a program on the ABC. After a 4-year break from TV, after having daughter Maggie, she returned, this time bringing actors John Clarke and Brian Dawe with her to film the 1998-2000 series The Games, which was about the setting of, of course, the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games. She played a character of the same name as herself and this gave her a chance to express her singing and dramatic skills. She also co-wrote 2 books, "That's
Melbourne-based Gina Riley is a woman of many talents. She has appeared in many shows, including Big Girl's Blouse, Bad Eggs, The Bob Downe Show, Fast Forward and of course, her hit TV show, Kath & Kim, also starring Riley's close friends, Jane Turner and Magda Szubanski.

Gina also has amazing singing talents, singing the opening song to Kath & Kim, which is Anthony Newley's 'The Joker', and also sing a rendition of the 80s song 'Total Eclipse of the Heart' in the final episode in 2003, luring 2.2 million viewers, the most ever tuned in for a program on the ABC.
After a 4-year break from TV, after having daughter Maggie, she returned, this time bringing actors John Clarke and Brian Dawe with her to film the 1998-2000 series The Games, which was about the setting of, of course, the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games. She played a character of the same name as herself and this gave her a chance to express her singing and dramatic skills.
She also co-wrote 2 books, "That's Unusual" and "Look at Me" (both 2003) based on Kath & Kim, with show star Jane Turner.
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Gina Riley's Scores

  • TV
Average career score: 35
Highest Metascore: 35 Kath & Kim: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 35 Kath & Kim: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 1 out of 1
1 tv review
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
35 Kath & Kim: Season 1 Oct 9, 2008 Writer / Creator / Executive Producer 5.4