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Jan Chapman

Jan Chapman was born on March 28, 1950 in Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia. She is known for her work on The Babadook (2014), The Piano (1993) and Bright Star (2009). She has been married to Stephen O'Rourke since September 21, 1985. They have one child. She was previously married to Phillip Noyce. See full bio »

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 2015 The Daughter (producer)
 2014 Dook Stole Christmas (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 The Babadook (executive producer)
 2010 Griff the Invisible (executive producer)
 2009 Bright Star (producer)
 2006 Suburban Mayhem (executive producer)
 2006 The Silence (TV Movie) (producer)
 2004 Somersault (executive producer)
 2001 Lantana (producer)
 2000 Walk the Talk (producer)
 1999 Holy Smoke (producer)
 1996 Love Serenade (producer)
 1996 Naked: Stories of Men (TV Series) (producer - 6 episodes)
- Cross Turning Over (1996) ... (producer)
- A Fallen Woman (1996) ... (producer)
- Ghost Story (1996) ... (producer)
- Blind-Side Breakaway (1996) ... (producer)
- Fisherman's Wake (1996) ... (producer)
 1993 The Piano (producer)
 1992 The Last Days of Chez Nous (producer)
 1990 Come in Spinner (TV Movie) (producer)
 1988 The Last Resort (TV Series) (producer)
 1987 Perhaps Love (TV Movie) (producer)
 1987 2 Friends (TV Movie) (producer)
 1986 Hunger (TV Movie) (producer)
 1986 Dancing Daze (TV Series) (producer)
 1984 Displaced Persons (TV Movie) (producer)
 1984 Sweet and Sour (TV Series) (producer - 20 episodes)
- Episode #1.19 (1984) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.18 (1984) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.17 (1984) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.16 (1984) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.15 (1984) ... (producer)
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She was awarded the A.O. (Officer of the Order of Australia) in the 2004 Queen's New Years Honours List for her services to to the Australian film industry as a producer and as a contributor to organizations providing strategic direction to the industry. See more »

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