Awards & Winners

Bruce Gyngell

Date of Birth 08-July-1929
Place of Birth Melbourne
(Victoria, Australia, Oceania)
Nationality Australia
Profession Presenter
Bruce Gyngell was a hugely influential Australian television executive, prominent for 50 years in both Australian and UK television. Although Gyngell began his career in radio, in the 1950s he stepped into the arena of early television broadcasting, helping to set up Channel 9, the first commercial TV station in Australia. He is credited with introducing the sofa format of breakfast television and in later life, for expressing his attraction to eastern ideas which ranged through Zen Buddhism, meditation and Insight philosophy.

Awards by Bruce Gyngell

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