Dr Tony Chu
About Dr Tony Chu
A medical graduate of The University of Sydney, Tony has been a hospital doctor for over 25 years. Currently, he works part-time as a Paediatric Registrar at Wollongong Hospital, where he teaches medical students and JMOs. Creatively, Tony is an accomplished actor, with notable TV guest roles on ‘Packed to the Rafters’, ‘All Saints’ and many others. He is also an award-winning film director-producer and has made 35+ short films and numerous educational videos. As a professional screenwriter, Tony specialises in medical drama-comedy scripts. Presently, he is in pre-production for his feature film INFLAME (modern look at ‘MASH’).
Successfully merging medicine and creativity, Tony is the Medical Coordinator for MACA [Medical And Corporate Actors] and Medical Adviser for TV / film. Within the film industry, Tony is best known as the Convener of NAFA [Networking Action for Filmmakers & Actors] and former Festival Director of Show-Fest International.