Alan John Hopgood
29 September 1934
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
|Died||19 March 2022 (aged 87)|
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
|Other names||Alan Hopwood|
Alan John Hopgood AM (29 September 1934 – 19 March 2022) credited also as Alan Hopwood, was an Australian actor, producer, dramatist, playwright, screenwriter and educator. He was best known for writing the screenplay for movie Alvin Purple and his TV soap opera roles including Bellbird as Dr. Reid, Prisoner as Wally Wallace and Neighbours as Jack Lassiter.