In 2005 Gary was in the movie Wheels of Power
Gary played Chicka Martin in the 2003 movie Gettin' Square
Gary was in the 2002 Australian movie The Tracker.
In 1987 Gary played Frank in The Lighthorsemen.
In 1994 Gary played Cody in the Australian movie Cody.
Gary has been married 3 times. To Lenore Smith, Jill Miller and Johanna Griggs.
He is currently single.
Gary has a teachers degree which he got while studying in Adelaide.
Gary took drama in Adelaide at teachers college once he learned the class was mainly female.
Gary has 4 children Frank, Sophie, Jesse James and Joe Buster.
Gary's first roles was in a low budget horror movie called Nightmares.
Gary's first major role was in 1984 in the ABC mini-series Bodyline. He played Donald Bradman.
Gary Sweet announced his separation from wife Johanna Griggs in December 1998.
Gary is known as being a ladies man who likes to date much younger women.
Gary played the coach of an AFL team in the stage production of David Williamson's The Club.
Gary (on appearing on Dancing With The Stars): I find the dancing much more intricate and complicated than I'd expected. Tonight, I'm dancing to Bad, Bad Leroy Brown and some people in this vicinity would suggest that it's an appropriate song for me!
Gary (on the lack of key roles in Australian dramas and comedies since reality TV): In an ideal world there'd be a lot more things happening, but I guess you've just got to deal with what you've got.
Gary (on his Dancing With The Stars partner, Kerry Armstrong): She's played my girlfriend on a number of occasions. When we were unemployed, I used to ring her up to have kicks with me. Her father taught her how to mark and kick a footy.
Oh, she's a very determined footballer, I can tell you. She's more skilled than I am in the football department.