Comedian Magda Szubanki is one of Australia’s most beloved stars.
She has written and created some of Australia’s best comedy shows and characters, from Pixie-Anne Wheatley, to chain-smoking Lynne Postlethwaite and the bowl-haired sporting nut Sharon Strzelecki.
But while her career reached lofty heights, her private life remained hidden.
In this extraordinary interview with Mia Freedman, Magda lets us in on her innermost thoughts. From her father’s espionage activities in wartime Poland, to her sexuality, and her very public struggle with weight.