Ned Manning is an actor, writer, teacher and producer whose credits as a writer include
Close to the Bone, Luck of the Draw, Milo, Us or Them, Kenny's Coming Home and
The Bridge is Down. As an actor he has worked extensively in television, film and theatre. His acting credits include
The Shiralee, Bodyline and
Brides of Christ. His directing credits include
Black Cockatoos, which he also co-produced.