Vale Michael ‘Gibbo’ Gibson

Television and radio entertainer Michael ‘Gibbo’ Gibson has died. He produced and starred in television programs including Agro’s Cartoon Connection and The New Channel Niners and wrote and performed comedy for radio stations like B105 in Brisbane supporting Jamie Dunn and Agro as part of the Morning Crew across the 90s until 2005.

Gibson studied initially with Max Rowley before heading to NIDA alongside Mel Gibson and Judy Davis in 1977. Gibbo would also marry his wife Carol that year. They would write material together with Ian Calder.

He became program promotions manager, head writer, producer and the station voice for the Nine Network based in Brisbane and ran his own media and drama teaching and production, voiceover and directing business across three decades.

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