Headlines:

Stan announces star-studded cast for Bloom season 2 in 2020

the six-part Stan Original Series welcomes back its stars from the first season, including Jacki Weaver, Bryan Brown and Phoebe Tonkin... joining the cast for season two is a mix of rising stars and Australian screen legends
november 13 | www.mediaweek.com.au

New series to reveal Leyland Brothers as Australia's Greatest Monster Hunters

Mike and Mal Leyland brought the Australian landscape into lounge rooms across the country with their documentary series in the 1970s, and this new comedy will show the 'real story' of how the brothers hunted monsters in the Outback.
november 11 | tvblackbox.com.au

Screen Australia announces $900,000 in story development funding for 26 projects

Twenty-six projects have received a share of almost $900,000 in funding, Screen Australia has announced.
november 11 | mumbrella.com.au

Reg Watson restored to Neighbours closing credits

Neighbours creator Reg Watson, who died last month aged 93, has had his name returned to the international version of the serial’s closing credits after a campaign by fans of the cul-de-sac set soap opera.
november 02 | atvtoday.co.uk

Amazon Prime commissions ‘Packed to the Rafters’ reboot

Seven Studios is preparing to revive Packed to the Rafters, the first Australian drama commission by Amazon Prime Video. Bevan Lee, who created the family comedy-drama which ran for six seasons on the Seven Network, is overseeing the reboot which is in pre-production.
november 01 | www.if.com.au

Vale Anne Phelan: tributes flow for actress and HIV activist

Prisoner actress and HIV activist Anne Phelan OAM has died.
october 29 | www.starobserver.com.au

Vale: Anne Phelan

Veteran Australian actress Anne Phelan, best known for Prisoner and Winners & Losers, has died, aged 71.
october 28 | tvtonight.com.au

New cast members announced as production commences on season eight of Wentworth

Foxtel today announced season 8 of critically acclaimed Australian drama Wentworth has commenced production with three heritage characters from the original Prisoner series entering the compound.
october 25 | tvblackbox.com.au

Justine Clarke, Steve Peacocke and Rob Collins to star in new Channel Seven drama

Channel Seven has confirmed a stellar cast for brand new drama series RFDS, with fan-favourites including Justine Clarke, Rob Collins and Stephen Peacocke signed on to star.
october 23 | www.nowtolove.com.au

Damon Herriman, ‘Nightingale’, ‘Lambs Of God’ Lead Australia's AACTA Award Nominations

'Judy & Punch' star Herriman received four acting nominations for film and TV work, the most ever in the awards’ history.
october 22 | hollywoodreporter.com

Vale: Patrick Ward

Australian actor Patrick Ward, who had roles in Cop Shop, Farscape, Arcade and ANZACs has died, aged 69.
october 14 | tvtonight.com.au

Obituary: Reg Watson

Reg Watson, the creator of Neighbours and many other successful soaps, has died at the age of 93.
october 12 | televisionau.com

Impressive cast assembled for STAN’s biggest local drama yet - THE COMMONS

Stan today announced a stellar cast of local and international stars has joined its upcoming original series The Commons...
october 03 | tvblackbox.com.au

Updates:

November 12...
The Brokenwood Mysteries [NZ] series 6 guide started
Doctor Doctor/The Heart Guy series 4 guide started
Playing For Keeps guide updated
Frayed episode guide completed
November 01 - 11
Wellington Paranormal [NZ] guide updated
Playing For Keeps guide updated
Fat Pizza episode guide updated
Total Control episode guide updated
Playing For Keeps guide updated
Wellington Paranormal [NZ] guide updated
Mr. Inbetween guide build continues
Frayed guide build continues

previous updates

airdates:

November
16 - The Heart Guy (UK)
December
01 - Upright (Fox Showcase)
09 - The Heart Guy (USA)

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)
7 - Melissa Bell (1972)
7 - Marisa Siketa (1990)
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)
24 - Dan Falzon (1974)
24 - Shane Bourne (1949)
28 - Ryan Kwanten (1976)
28 - Kristian Schmid (1974)
28 - Wayne Blair (1971)
30 - Kate Fischer (1973)