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Beware The Jabberwock

Episode 3
Sunday, June 12, 2016
Written by Belinda Chayko
Directed by Emma Freeman

A shocking murder leaves Harriet shattered but angry. Australian intelligence agencies are determined to shut down the story, however, Harriet has been deliberately left a clue that only she will understand and as she pursues the trail of secrets, finds the pieces of several different puzzles forming a larger picture. People she should be able to trust are revealed as determined enemies but she discovers an unlikely ally.


  • Anna Torv as Harriet
  • Dan Wyllie as Paxton
  • Jacki Weaver as Bailey
  • Damon Herriman as Kim
  • Alan Dale as Prime Minister Toohey
  • Alex Dimitriades as Dancer
  • Eugenia Yuan as Weng
  • Matthew Zeremes as Brimmer
  • Huw Higginson as Reardon
  • Marcus Graham as Griff
  • Miranda Tapsell as Sasha
  • Benedict Samuel as Felix
  • Sacha Horler as Ludie
  • Kate Mulvaney as Ronnie
  • Alan Dukes as Bennett
  • Justin Smith as Vaughn
  • Aleks Mikic as Thomas
  • David Roberts as General McAuliffe
  • Sean Taylor as Wheeler
  • Russell Kiefel as Olmstead
  • Gary Young as Zheng
  • Ferdinand Hoang as Ambassador Dhao
  • Alice Chaston as Sabine Hobbs
  • Jeanette Cronin as Mrs Hobbs
  • Brenna Harding as Cassie [uncredited]
  • Tim Parsons as Max Dalgetty
  • Sam Fraser as Dylan
  • Laura Jayes as Sky News Anchor
  • Kimie Tsukakoshi as Ivy Chen
  • Jennie Dibley as Mrs Rankin
  • Neil Pigot as Brian Huxley
  • Jack Horsley as Justin
  • Angela Bauer as Helen Paxton
  • Laura Brent as Dr Crick
  • Duncan Fellows as Caucasian ASIO Guard
  • Ron Falk as Les Gordon
  • Graham Hyland as ASD Officer at Funeral
  • Marlee Barber as Stunt Performer
  • Darvin De La Cruz as Stunt Performer
  • Glenn Chow as Stunt Performer
  • Andrea Berchtold as Stunt Performer
  • Wilson Lo as Stunt Action Personnel
  • Hsieh Wai Lim as Stunt Action Personnel
  • Aaron Zee as Stunt Action Personnel