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Beth Buchanan
Born (1972-03-10) 10 March 1972 (age 43)
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation Actor
Years active 1980–present
Partner(s) Raimondo Cortese
Children Three

Beth Buchanan (born 10 March 1972 in Sydney) is an Australian actress. She is best known for the television roles of Gemma Ramsay in Neighbours, in the early '90s, and Susan Croydon in Blue Heelers from 1994. She is also a long-standing member of the Ranters Theatre company.[1]

Early life[edit]

Buchanan is the daughter of musician Tony Buchanan and teacher Jo Buchanan. She is the youngest of three children; her brother Miles and sister Simone are also actors.


Buchanan's television work includes appearances in Secret Valley, Runaway Island, Island Trader, Pirates Island, A Country Practice, Home and Away, Stingers, Hey Dad..! (where her older sister Simone starred as Debbie Kelly) and The Brittas Empire. Her longest running part, between 1994 and 2006, was the recurring role of Susan Croydon, the daughter of Tom Croydon, in the popular series Blue Heelers. Major storylines included becoming a school teacher; attempting to take the blame when drugs were planted in her and Tom's home; and losing her baby as a result of a hit-and-run targeted at her father. Buchanan is currently starring as Rita Heywood in ABC1's comedy series Lowdown.

Film roles have included Newsfront, Flute Man, A Good Thing Going, Fortress (1986) – based on the Faraday School kidnapping –, The Rogue Stallion, and The King. She also played the title character in Peter Long's short "A Telephone Call for Genevieve Snow" (2000). Adapted from the story by Carmel Bird, it won the Silver Lion Award at the Venice Film Festival in 2000.[2]

Personal life[edit]

Buchanan has three sons (born 2004, 2007 and 2010) with her partner, playwright Raimondo Cortese.[1][3][4]

References and notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b Usher, Robin (17 July 2008) "Swimming in success" SMH.com.au (Retrieved: 1 March 2010)
  2. ^ "About Carmel Bird" CarmelBird.com (Retrieved: 1 March 2010)
  3. ^ Yeap, Sue (16 April 2010). "Making news for laughs". TheWest.com.au. Retrieved 3 May 2010. 
  4. ^ Usher, Robin (9 May 2005) "Writing of lives less ordinary" TheAge.com.au (Retrieved: 1 March 2010)

Buchanan has three sons (born 2004, 2007, and 2010) with her partner, playwright Raimondo Cortese.

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Beth Buchanan-Cover | Kari Jobe-"I Know that You are For Me"

This is a cover of a song written by Kari Jobe called "I Know that You are for Me". This is just a cover. I do not own any of the rights of the song.

Mary Beth Buchanan interview May 17, 2010

Recorded on May 17, 2010 using a Flip Video camcorder.

Hometown Glory (Adele Adkins) Cover sung by Beth Buchanan (October 31, 2010)

This is a cover of Hometown Glory written by Adele Adkins sung by Beth Buchanan. Beth does not own any rights pertaining to the song. This was simply an homage to the great Adele Adkins.

The Voice UK 2013 | Alex Buchanan performs Signed, Sealed, Delivered - The Knockouts 2 - BBC One

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Beth Jarratt and Josh Buchanan: I Knew You Were Trouble (Taylor Swift) Cover

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Every Day Is Exactly The Same (Nine Inch Nails) - Daniel Buchanan (Live Acoustic)

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1997 Daytime Emmys - Ian Buchanan wins Best Supporting Actor

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Corporate Crime Reporter
Thu, 10 Oct 2013 09:05:20 -0700

Former Pittsburgh U.S. Attorney Mary Beth Buchanan has joined Bryan Cave as a partner practicing in both the New York and Washington, D.C., offices. Buchanan will practice within Bryan Cave's White Collar Defense and Securities Litigation and ...
Think Progress
Fri, 05 Dec 2008 07:32:20 -0800

mary.gif Mary Beth Buchanan was appointed by President Bush to serve as U.S. attorney in Pittsburgh in Sept. 2001. Buchanan has held several significant posts within the Bush/Ashcroft/Gonzales Justice Department, most notably serving as director the ...

CBS Local

CBS Local
Tue, 17 Feb 2015 07:46:04 -0800

“Rob McCord didn't just plead guilty,” said former U.S. Attorney Mary Beth Buchanan. “He actually waived indictment to the charges, and he allowed the United States to charge him by criminal information as opposed to requiring the United States ...
Main Justice
Mon, 16 Nov 2009 16:30:19 -0800

Western District of Pennsylvania U.S. Attorney Mary Beth Buchanan will step down tomorrow, leaving office with one regret, the Pittsburgh CBS affiliate KDKA reported. Mary Beth Buchanan (DOJ). The controversial Bush holdover, who has served as U.S. ...
Law360 (subscription)
Mon, 12 Jan 2015 16:15:07 -0800

Law360, New York (January 12, 2015, 2:14 PM ET) -- One of the former executives of Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP on Monday dismissed his counsel at Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP a few months before a trial of the failed law firm's ex-leadership on charges they ...
Law360 (subscription)
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:27:54 -0800

Law360, New York (January 20, 2015, 7:17 PM ET) -- The New York judge overseeing the Manhattan district attorney's case against former Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP executives on Tuesday refunded $200,000 that was used to secure the pretrial release of ...
Main Justice
Thu, 14 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0800

Mary Beth Buchanan, who served as U.S. Attorney in Pittsburgh from 2001 until November 2009, is trying to arrange for a private plane to shuttle Haitian orphans to the United States, according to the AP. She is in contact with an immigration lawyer and ...
Indianapolis Star
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 15:18:39 -0700

Sixth in an occasional series catching up with former Colts. Ray Buchanan was a big talker throughout his decorated NFL career. Even though the former Indianapolis Colts cornerback has continued to tap into his gift of gab since retiring following the ...

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