- SBS has today confirmed a second season of The Family Law is in production.
june 27 | decidertv.com
- Some shows are all blood and guts and spectacle, but what makes Offspring resonate for its many fans are the simple joys of being alive.
june 23 | www.theage.com.au
- SLR Productions and Germany's ZDF Enterprises will produce a half-hour animated series based on the best-selling books from author Jacqueline Harvey.
june 20 | www.hollywoodreporter.com
- The Young Doctors was Reg Grundy's first really big hit, with its stories about romances among the staff of the fictitious Albert Memorial. It became the first Australian serial to be sold internationally. Despite running for an astounding 1,396 episodes, which was then a record (since overtaken by Home and Away and Neighbours), it never won an award of any sort.
june 17 | www.australiantimes.co.uk
- Production is said to be underway on High Road, a sequel to the acclaimed 1995 miniseries Blue Murder, for the Seven Network.
june 16 | www.tvtonight.com.au
- The dashing Scottish actor, who plays noble knight Ser Jorah Mormont on GoT, discusses his new, trailblazing Sundance TV drama and much more.
june 15 | www.thedailybeast.com
- After the first series tore through the 70s like a Kiwi Forrest Gump, with various historical New Zealand events playing out in the background of each episode, the new series opens in the summer of 1981.
june 09 | www.nzherald.co.nz
- It may sound like a coup for Foxtel's gritty prison drama Wentworth to add a Prisoner alumnus to its stellar ensemble cast. But seasoned actress Sigrid Thornton couldn't wait to join the fourth season of the award- winning series
june 09 | au.news.yahoo.com
- Just two days after NSW announced a $20 million pool designed to lure film and television production to the state, Victoria has responded with a pot of gold it claims will ensure at least $80 million worth of drama and comedy production happens south of the Murray
june 10 | www.smh.com.au
- The NSW government is doubling funding for production in New South Wales, from $20m to almost $40m over the next two years in a bid to boost production.
june 08 | www.tvtonight.com.au
- NFSA Publicity Coordinator Jemma Pietrus speaks to three Number 96 experts — producer David Sale, TV historian Andrew Mercado and author Nigel Giles — about the groundbreaking 1970s soap opera.
june 06 | nfsa.gov.au
- ABC's new indigenous superhero series is off to a flying start, with Cleverman already renewed for a second season after it premiered to rave reviews both at home and abroad.
june 03 | www.smh.com.au
- In years to come, the ABC's Cleverman will be seen as a game-changer in Australian drama. It reaches deep into Australia's cultural history... to produce a storyline that delivers a superhero, an Australian genre-piece that's up there with the likes of True Blood and — if we choose to see it — a searing indictment of how this country deals with people it doesn't know how to treat humanely.
june 03 | www.smh.com.au
- ABC and SundanceTV have announced that a second season of the Australian Sci-Fi drama Cleverman will go into production later this year.
june 02 | decidertv.com
- After announcing a third season of Janet King (and with a fortune season of Rake on air), a new series from the creators of Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, Newton's Law, has been announced for the national broadcaster in 2017.
june 02 | www.mediaday.com.au
- Love Child's new season picks up a month after the second series finale — it's 1970 and as well as the personal stories of the staff of Kings Cross Hospital and the now defunct Stanton House, the times more broadly really are a-changing; the Vietnam War continues, medical technology is advancing and women are starting to enjoy greater freedom than ever before.
june 02 | www.smh.com.au
- 29 - Offspring (Ten)
- 04 - The Kettering Incident (Showcase)
- 05 - Winners and Losers (Seven)
- 10 - Barracuda (ABC)
- 1 - Brian Cox (1946)
- 1 - Caroline Craig (1969)
- 1 - Bill Young (1950)
- 1 - Jason Donovan (1968)
- 4 - Rachel Griffiths (1968)
- 6 - Andrew McFarlane (1951)
- 6 - Jacinta Stapleton (1979)
- 7 - Anthony Simcoe (1969)
- 7 - Gia Carides (1964)
- 9 - Jane Kennedy (1964)
- 11 - Claire Holt (1988)
- 12 - Frances O'Connor (1969)
- 12 - Kieran Darcy-Smith (1965)
- 12 - Samantha Tolj (1982)
- 12 - Tom Oliver (1938)
- 15 - Nina Liu (1977)
- 15 - Dan Paris (1973)
- 18 - Nick Tate (1942)
- 19 - Anthony Phelan (1954)
- 20 - Nicole Kidman (1967)
- 23 - Bryan Brown (1947)
- 23 - Tara Morice (1964)
- 23 - Joel Edgerton (1974)
- 28 - Sandy Gore (1950)
- 29 - Chris Egan (1984)