WHAT IS THE
ROB WOODBURN AGENCY?
Welcome to a hybrid in Artist representation.
Hybrid [adjective] of mixed character; composed of different elements.
WE ARE A MULTINATIONAL COMPANY
We represent Artists located and/or from Australia, United States, England, Canada, Mexico & France for careers in feature films, television, commercials & digital media.
WHAT SEPARATES RWA FROM THE REST?
RWA is a professional, fast paced, & results driven agency. We combine the skill-sets of a talent agent, manager & producer into a single offering. The result is a new hybrid in Artist representation. This is RWA.
Aggressively promoting RWA's Artist's to the casting community is Rob Woodburn whose expertise derives from over twenty years of industry experience in the U.S., Australian & international markets. You'd be hard-pressed to find another Talent Agent operating in Australia with his level of experience, contacts and training.
SAMPLES OF OUR WORK
It's RWA's job to create opportunities on our Artists behalf - & we generate a lot! It's our Artists responsibility to capitalise on those opportunities.
BEHIND THE SCENES
Born in New York and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, Rob Woodburn has over two decades of experience in the entertainment industry as a talent agent, manager and producer. He started his career at the legendary William Morris Agency in Los Angeles and ultimately became a Talent Manager at ROAR before relocating to Sydney in 2006. In Australia, he was quickly promoted to Partner and Head of the Film & Television Department of Artist & Entertainment Group (AEG), which was Australia's largest and only ASX listed talent agency via a successful IPO. He launched RWA | RISE in late 2009 and became a dual citizen of the USA and Australia in 2020.
Boards & Memberships: Australian Academy Cinema Television Arts (A-List Agent), Westpac Bank Sports + Entertainment (Advisory Board), Sydney Blue Sox / Australian Baseball League (Advisory Board), NSW Origin Legends Management / National Rugby League (Advisory Board)
Education: Bachelor of Science in Social Sciences w/ a Minor in International Relations - California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo, Diploma in Leadership - University of Illinois at Chicago.