Tony Twist and his three children - thirteen year old twins Pete and Linda and nine year old Bronson - move to an old lighthouse on the rugged Australian Coast. They soon discover that the ... See full summary »
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Mark Mitchell ...
 Mr. Gribble (39 episodes, 1992-2001)
Esben Storm ...
 Mr. Snapper (35 episodes, 1989-2000)
Rian McLean ...
 Pete Twist (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 Bronson Twist (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
Ebonnie Masini ...
 Linda Twist (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
Richard Moir ...
 Tony Twist (26 episodes, 1989-1992)
Andrew S. Gilbert ...
 Tony Twist (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
Christine Keogh ...
 Matron Gribble (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
Marion Heathfield ...
 Nell (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
Brook Sykes ...
 Gribbs (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 Tiger Gleeson (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
Samuel Marsland ...
 Rabbit (26 episodes, 2000-2001)
Bunney Brooke ...
 Nell Rickards / ... (22 episodes, 1989-1992)
Robyn Gibbes ...
 Fay / ... (22 episodes, 1989-1992)
Katie Barnes ...
 Fiona (19 episodes, 2000-2001)
Rueben Liversidge ...
 Anthony / ... (18 episodes, 2000-2001)
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Tony Twist and his three children - thirteen year old twins Pete and Linda and nine year old Bronson - move to an old lighthouse on the rugged Australian Coast. They soon discover that the lighthouse, and the outhouse, are haunted. Written by Anonymous

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3 April 1989 (Australia)  »

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A Família Twist  »

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Trivia

Frankie J Holden probably refused to reprise his role as Mr Gribble for the second series. Mark Mitchell was cast instead. See more »

Crazy Credits

During the end credits of each show we get to see not only out-takes but alternative workings of scenes from the week's episode. See more »


Soundtracks

Round The Twist
(theme song)
Performed by Tamsin West
Words and Music by Andrew Duffield
Arranged by Andrew Duffield
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Holy crap it's great!!!
7 February 2002 | by (canada) – See all my reviews

I watched this television series (well the first two seasons) with my brother. (I was in grade 13 and he was in grade 11) It is so great and funny that we made sure we saw every episode...you can't beat a show that has magic underwear and reverse spaghetti eating contests....I wish I had them on video because I would throw round the twist parties ....or something like that...


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