Headlines:

Risky business behind Rebecca Gibney’s crime drama Wanted

Behind her familiar smile, Rebecca Gibney is plotting something. The much-loved Australian actress is one of the creative forces behind crime drama Wanted, which means part of her mind is always ticking over with ideas for escaping police, outwitting bad guys and surviving a life on the run.
october 10 | thewest.com.au

FX Renews MR INBETWEEN For Second Season

Mr Inbetween, the new Australian drama series created by and starring Scott Ryan as the criminal-for-hire “Ray Shoesmith”, has been renewed for a second season by FX Networks and FOXTEL
october 09 | seat42f.com

Maralinga drama in development for ABC

Writer Peter Duncan (Rake) is scripting Fallout, a 6 hour drama on historic events at Maralinga. To be produced by Porchlight Pictures (The Kettering Incident, Laid, Animal Kingdom, Jasper Jones), it is surrounds British atomic tests in 1953 in Maralinga, 1000 km northwest of Adelaide.
october 05 | tvtonight.com.au

Mr Inbetween is being called one of the best TV shows of 2018

THE Hollywood Reporter is hailing it as “one of 2018’s best shows so far”, and now Aussie’s will get to experience the hot hitman drama that’s been 14 years in the making.
september 27 | www.couriermail.com.au

It's a hit, man but Scott Ryan is still in that funny in-between state

His show has been picked up by FX in America, and the edgy cable network has already got him developing a second season in the expectation the first one will strike a chord with viewers. But Scott Ryan isn't popping the champagne corks just yet.
september 27 | www.smh.com.au

Mr Inbetween: A marvelous tale of an ordinary thug

You, me and the dogs on the street know there is too much good TV to keep up with.... Mr Inbetween is a true gem. And it won’t take up much of your time.
september 24 | www.theglobeandmail.com

Ruby Entertainment options two Tim Watson-Munro books

Ruby Entertainment’s Stephen Luby and Mark Ruse have optioned two books by criminal psychologist Tim Watson-Munro which detail his personal and professional experiences in working among some of Australia’s most notorious criminals. The producers intend to adapt each book into an eight-part drama
september 20 | www.if.com.au

Jessica Marais drops out of Nine’s Bad Mothers

Actress Jessica Marais has dropped out of upcoming Nine drama Bad Mothers and halted acting commitments for the remainder of 2018 to focus on her health.
september 17 | tvtonight.com.au

Live-Action Series Hardball Kicks Off Production in Oz

Northern Pictures has begun filming in Sydney for the live-action scripted show Hardball, which is slated for broadcast on ABC Me in Australia.
august 31 | worldscreen.com

Jacki Weaver, Bryan Brown, Phoebe Tonkin and Ryan Corr star in Stan’s ‘Bloom’

Jacki Weaver, Bryan Brown, Phoebe Tonkin, Ryan Corr, Daniel Henshall and Sam Reid head the cast of Bloom, a supernatural love story packed with adventure, mystery and horror.
august 20 | www.if.com.au

Axed: 800 Words

Speculation about a final season for 800 Words is now confirmed with cast recently noting storylines wrapping up.
august 17 | tvtonight.com.au

New comedy Mr. Black for TEN

Stephen Curry and Nadine Garner will star in a new comedy series for TEN, Mr. Black, produced by CJZ.
august 15 | tvtonight.com.au

Richard Roxburgh rides into political circus for the final Rake

After immersing himself in projects as diverse as penning a children’s book and working on feature films Breath and Go Karts in WA’s South West, Richard Roxburgh returns as everyone’s favourite criminal lawyer, Cleaver Greene.
august 14 | thewest.com.au

Updates:

October 08 - 14
Rake episode guide completed
Doctor Doctor series 3 guide completed
The Bureau of Magical Things guide format changed and guide construction begins in earnest [complete thru ep 4]
Pine Gap episode guide updated
Superwog episode guide updated
Playing For Keeps guide updated
A Place to Call Home episode guide updated
Comedy Pilot Week [NZ] added
Wanted series 3 guide started
October 01 - 07
Street Smart episode guide completed
Doctor Doctor episode guide updated
800 Words episode guide completed
Bite Club episode guide completed
Pine Gap episode guide updated
Superwog episode guide updated
A Place to Call Home episode guide updated
The Bureau of Magical Things guide updated
Playing For Keeps guide updated

previous updates

airdates:

October
09 - Superwog (ABC)
14 - Pine Gap (ABC)
15 - Wanted (7)
28 - Fighting Season (Showcase)

birthdays:

October
1 - Cariba Heine (1988)
2 - Lorrae Desmond (1932)
3 - Francis Greenslade (1962)
5 - Guy Pearce (1967)
8 - Paul Hogan (1939)
8 - Martin Henderson (1974)
8 - Simon Burke (1961)
10 - Geoff Morrell (1948)
11 - Marcus Graham (1963)
11 - Claudia Black (1973)
12 - Hugh Jackman (1968)
12 - Kate Beahan (1974)
13 - William Zappa (1948)
13 - Wayne Pygram (1959)
15 - Leeanne Walsman (1980)
16 - Martin Sacks (1959)
17 - Phoebe Tonkin (1988)
17 - Rhys Muldoon (1965)
18 - Lisa Chappell (1968)
18 - Liz Burch (1954)
19 - Tiriel Mora (1958)
20 - Dannii Minogue (1971)
20 - Gracie Gilbert (1992)
22 - John Howard (1952)
24 - Lincoln Lewis (1987)
24 - Tim Pocock (1985)
24 - Raelee Hill (1972)
25 - Belinda Cotterill (1974)
25 - Lenore Smith (1958)
27 - Paul Tassone (1969)
27 - Melanie Vallejo (1979)
28 - Terence Donovan (1942)
28 - John Stanton (1944)
30 - Stefan Dennis (1958)
30 - Garry McDonald (1948)