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Stan boss on Romper Stomper miniseries: 'If we cop flak for it, so be it'

The first trailer for Romper Stomper gives a fair idea of what we can expect when the show drops in full on New Year's Day.
november 17 | www.smh.com.au

When Strange Things Happen: An Oral History Of "Round The Twist"

Thanks to endless reruns, screenings on rainy school days and, more recently, streaming services such as Netflix and Stan, Round the Twist endures like few other Australian children's TV shows
september 27 | www.buzzfeed.com

Sisters puts a fresh twist on family

Ten puts a fresh twist on the well-trodden blended family scenario with its new series Sisters, starring Maria Angelico, Lucy Durack and Antonia Prebble as Julia, Roxy and Edie, who suddenly find out they're half-sisters as the result of an IVF scandal.
november 01 | thewest.com.au

Overall drama expenditure hits record $1.3 billion, but children's TV sees sharp decline

The last financial year saw the amount spent on drama production in Australia crack $1 billion for the first time, thanks in part to record levels of foreign project spend and bolstered local feature film production.
october 31 | www.if.com.au

Lex Marinos on the actor's role

Research, rehearsal, performance and winding down: Lex Marinos shares an insider's view of life as a jobbing actor.
october 31 | performing.artshub.com.au

Doctor Blake to be resuscitated?

The mystery as to the new network home of one of Australia's best-loved TV dramas is close to being solved with Seven poised to ink a deal to secure the future of The Doctor Blake Mysteries.
october 23 | thewest.com.au

McLeod's Daughters producers end Nine negotiations

McLeod's Daughters won't be returning to Nine after creator Posie Graeme-Evans told fans via Facebook there were creative differences with a new series with Nine.
october 23 | tvtonight.com.au

All Saints, Prisoner star Judith McGrath dead at 70

Veteran Australian actor Judith McGrath has died at the age of 70.
october 23 | www.theage.com.au

Vale: Judith McGrath

Veteran actress Judith McGrath, best known for All Saints, Prisoner & A Country Practice, has died aged 70.
october 22 | tvtonight.com.au

Channel 10 hoping to attract fans of Offspring to new drama Sisters

Channel 10 will no doubt be hoping that new drama Sisters fills the gap in its schedule left by Offspring.
october 21 | thewest.com.au

The new ABC series telling parenthood like it is

When Alison Bell and Sarah Scheller teamed up to create the relatable and at times heart-rending comedy pilot The Letdown as part of the ABC's Comedy Showroom last year, little did they know it would strike a chord with so many Aussie parents.
october 20 | thewest.com.au

Damian Walshe-Howling steps out of spotlight for directing shot

He's known for his roles on Underbelly, Blue Heelers and Janet King but Damian Walshe-Howling is never one to rest on his laurels, recently joining the crew of Underbelly Files: Chopper.
october 19 | tvtonight.com.au

Lucy Durack shines in new series Sisters

She's the golden girl of the Australian stage but Perth's Lucy Durack relished the chance to tackle some darker material when it came to her first major television role.
october 17 | thewest.com.au

Rick Donald on his 800 Words character's dramatic twist

She's the golden girl of the Australian stage but Perth's Lucy Durack relished the chance to tackle some darker material when it came to her first major television role.
october 16 | thewest.com.au

Wake in Fright: Ten revives a cult classic, ad breaks and all

Channel Ten recently decided a remake of the film was a potential ratings winner. It seems they were a little off-the-mark in that regard: the first part of their two-episode mini-series premiered last night to just 408,000 viewers.
october 09 | dailyreview.com.au

800 Words, Westside bosses commit to fixing director gender balance

The formal, public pledge for equal gender representation came after South Pacific Pictures chief executive Kelly Martin realised that between shows including Shortland Street, Westside and The Brokenwood Mysteries, the number of women being employed as director - or lack thereof - was fairly shocking.
october 08 | www.stuff.co.nz

Period drama visits telling times of the late '50s

When A Place to Call Home returns to our screens on Sunday, much has changed.
october 05 | thewest.com.au

Updates:

November 20...
The Doctor Blake Mysteries series 2 guide upgrade finished. Series 2 cast page added
November 15 - 19
The Doctor Blake Mysteries series 2 guide image upgrades started
Sisters episode guide updated
The Secret Daughter episode guide updated
The New Legends of Monkey added
Grace Beside Me added
A Place to Call Home guide updated

previous updates

airdates:

November
26 - Friday on My Mind (ABC)
December
15 - Wolf Creek: series 2 (Stan)
January
01 - Romper Stomper (Stan)
28 - The New Legends of Monkey (ABC Me)

birthdays:

November
1 - Toni Collette (1972)
3 - Angus McLaren (1988)
4 - Myles Pollard (1972)
4 - Robert Menzies (1955)
6 - Liddy Clark (1953)
6 - Vince Colosimo (1966)
8 - Tom Wren (1979)
9 - Oliver Ackland (1979)
10 - Jessica Tovey (1987)
10 - Andrew Morley (1989)
11 - Ashleigh Cummings (1992)
12 - Kate Bell (1983)
14 - Michala Banas (1978)
14 - Brooke Satchwell (1980)
15 - Lewis Fitz-Gerald (1958)
16 - Gigi Edgley (1977)
16 - Tim Ferguson (1963)
23 - Andrew Bovell (1962)
24 - Dan Falzon (1974)
24 - Shane Bourne (1949)
28 - Ryan Kwanten (1976)
28 - Kristian Schmid (1974)
30 - Kate Fischer (1973)