Rake: episode guide

Episode 3.05

Sunday, March 09, 2014
Ratings: 561,000 viewers (10th)
Written by Andrew Knight
Directed by Rowan Woods

One man's meat is another man's misery. Cleaver is retained for a low rent tawdry sex offence. Royal Commissions that have decimated David's front bench mean that even barrel-bottom Cleaver Greene is getting briefs.

Note: Peter Sumner's final television role (4th last image above)


  • Richard Roxburgh as Cleaver Greene
  • Matt Day as David Potter
  • Russell Dykstra as Barney Meagher
  • Danielle Cormack as Scarlet Meagher
  • Caroline Brazer as Wendy
  • Damien Garvey as Cal McGregor
  • Kate Box as Nicole
  • Genevieve Lemon as Tikki Wendon
  • John Noble as Clayton Post
  • Marta Kaczmarek as Maria
  • Tom Hobbs as James Horner
  • Ian Meadows as Paul Wendon
  • Louisa Mignone as Adviser Chris
  • Darren Gilshenan as Advisor Selwyn
  • Peter Sumner as Archbishop Thomas
  • Paul Sonkkila as Father Bobby
  • Sophie Gregg as Claire
  • Richard Green as Gary Taggart
  • Sean Taylor as Fred
  • Ben Lawson as Craig
  • Ursula Yovich as Holly
  • Max Cullen as Judge Coote
  • Penny Cook as Alice Kendall
  • Ben Winspear as Sebastian Strong
  • Robyn Nevin as Banking Counsel Assisting
  • Noel Hodda as Banking Commissioner
  • Aaron Cull as Priests Commissioner [sic]
  • Lucia Mastrontone as Priest's Counsel Assisting
  • Sarah Peirse as Politicians Commissioner [sic]
  • Paul Kelman as Politicians Counsel Assisting [sic]
  • Peter Corbett as Politicans Silk [sic]
  • Jerome Ehlers as M'aitre D
  • Simon Gleeson as Road Black Policeman
  • James Pratt as TV Newsreader
  • Chris Hanrahan as Morning TV Host
  • Tom Poulton as Max Meagher
  • Leon Stipp as Truck Driver
  • Chris Mitchell as Knocked Man
  • Naomi Gibbins as Distraught Mother