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Sue Knight

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Debbie Vickers

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Gary Hennessy

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Roger Knight

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Pam Knight

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Ferris Hennessy

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Yvonne Hennessy

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Martin Vikers

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Judy Vickers

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David Vickers

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Lynette Hayes

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Cheryl Hayes

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Danny Dixon

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Straccy

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Bruce Board

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Vicki

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Ferris Hennessy

Played by Rodger Corser
 

Ferris is a dentist in the city. He is married to Yvonne and father to surfer boy Gary, but he is unhappy with family life and has become self-obsessed, angry, and a philanderer. He has high expectations of his son Gary, coupled with a level of competitiveness, and treats him harshly.

Rodger Corser

Rodger Corser has worked extensively in television, theatre and film, being especially well-known to Australian television audiences.

His portrayal of Detective Steve Owen in Nine Network’s first series in the Underbelly franchise began a successful run in more recent productions.

Following Underbelly, Rodger went on to play the lead role of Lawson Blake in the popular Network Ten series RUSH, which ran for three successful seasons between 2008 and 2010. During this time, Rodger also starred alongside Claudia Karvan in the second series of Foxtel's Spirited.

In 2007 Rodger appeared in the U.S. NBC mini-series The Starter Wife alongside Debra Messing and Judy Davis. The series received 10 Emmy Award nominations including Most Outstanding Mini-Series.

In previous years, Rodger appeared in other well-known Australian series including Stingers, McLeod’s Daughters, Home and Away, and Water Rats. Rodger's first leading role in a television series was as Adam Logan in Seven Network’s Last Man Standing in 2005.

Rodger's work in theatre includes the lead role in the 1998 hit season of Rent The Musical. He followed this with other theatre roles in Below and Leader of the Pack.

Rodger's film work includes roles in Jonathan Teplitsky's Burning Man, and Simon Wincer’s The Cup, both released in 2011.

In 2011 Rodger signed a talent holding deal with the U.S. network ABC which puts him on an exclusive contract with the network with a view to him being in cast in one of their series.

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