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The production team behind Underbelly is returning to Nine with the untold, uncut story of Mark “Chopper” Read. Award-winning actor Aaron Jeffery, winner of two Logies, will play the Chopper. Australian film and television legend and two-time Logie Award-winner Michael Caton will play Chopper’s father, Keith.......

John Jarratt brings the scares in Australian thriller Wolf Creek. He and creator Greg McLean give DQ the lowdown on the murderous series, which is about to air in the UK for the first time. From Dexter Morgan and Hannibal Lecter to Norman Bates and Heroes......

The Wolf Creek film and series both star John Jarratt. Fox UK has acquired rights to psychological thriller Wolf Creek, the first original series from Australian SVoD start-up Stan. The 6×60’ show, based on Greg Mclean’s two movies loosely based on the true story of a......

ABC is pleased to announce that the critically-acclaimed drama Janet King has been commissioned for a third series. With the award-winning Marta Dusseldorp reprising her celebrated portrayal of Janet King, the third series is set to go into production later this year. Produced by Karl......

The entire cast is unveiled as filming gets underway.  With filming commencing in Sydney and country NSW, the full cast for the major new drama THE SECRET DAUGHTER starring Jessica Mauboy, has been announced. The ARIA and AACTA award-winning singer and actress leads the cast as Billie Carter, a......

SCREENTIME APPOINTS KERRIE MAINWARING AS HEAD OF PRODUCTION – SCRIPTED Screentime, a Banijay Group company, announces the appointment of multi award winning producer Kerrie Mainwaring as Head of Production – Scripted. Kerrie Mainwaring has produced some of Australia’s most highly celebrated television productions including Peter Allen: Not The......

Marta Dusseldorp is back as Janet King for a second season on ABC next month, succeeding Jack Irish in ABC’s Thursday night drama slot. Returning cast members include Damian Walshe-Howling, Andreea Demetriades, Hamish Michael, Christopher Morris, Peter Kowitz joined by Leah Purcell, Anita Hegh, Sarah Armanious and Rahel......

The legal drama Janet King: The Enemy Within, which stars Australian actress Marta Dusseldorp (A Place to Call Home), will make it’s U.S. premier on Acorn TV on March 14. The eight-part Australian series focuses on the life of Janet King, a senior crown prosecutor. She returns......