Us network remake for Jungle’s ‘A Moody Christmas’

‘A Moody Christmas’ The Fox network has commissioned a Us remake of Jungle Entertainment’s A Moody Christmas, the comedy series which followed Dan Moody as he returned home to spend Christmas with ...

Writer Timothy Lee’s career hits high gear

Timothy Lee on location in ‘Mystery Road.’ After serving as a script editor on three seasons of House Husbands and writing episodes of Rush and Serangoon Road, Timothy Lee’s career has gone up a ...

Dustin Clare, Kate Jenkinson and Robyn Nevin join ‘Doctor Doctor’

Tina Bursill and Rodger Corser. Dustin Clare, Kate Jenkinson and Robyn Nevin are the new additions to the cast of season 4 of the Nine Network’s Doctor Doctor, which started production in Sydney ...

Nicole Kidman, Simon Baker, Deborah Mailman to attend Aacta Awards

Nicole Kidman and Simon Baker. Nicole Kidman, Simon Baker, Deborah Mailman, Bruce Beresford, Nash Edgerton, Celia Pacquola, Aaron Pedersen, Tina Bursill, Wayne Blair and Leah Purcell are among the ...

Nine renews ‘Doctor Doctor,’ ‘Australian Ninja Warrior,’ ‘Married at First Sight’

Hayley McElhinney and Rodger Corser in ‘Doctor Doctor.’ A fourth season of Easy Tiger Productions’ Doctor Doctor, the third series of Endemol Shine Australia’s Australian Ninja Warrior and the sixth ...

Doctor Doctor renewed for second season

Doctor Doctor. After only two weeks on air, Essential Media.s Doctor Doctor has been renewed by the Nine Network for a second season. . The cast of Rodger Corser (Hugh), Nicole da Silva (Charlie) ...

Essential Media's Ian Collie talks the genesis of Doctor Doctor and what's next

Ian Collie on the Doctor Doctor set. The second episode of Essential Media.s Doctor Doctor, broadcast on Wednesday night, avoided the second ep dip, growing the show.s week-on-week to an average ...

Nine, Essential Media series Doctor Doctor in pre-production

Roger Corser. . Filming is set to start on Nine's new drama Doctor Doctor, starring Roger Corser. The series is now in pre-production by Essential Media & Entertainment, with executive producers ...

Sigrid Thornton takes pivotal role in Wentworth season 4

Sigrid Thornton has joined the cast of Wentworth Season 4, which will premiere on Foxtel in 2016. Thornton is the first actress to have starred in the original Prisoner series to join the cast of ...

New president for Equity

Stage stalwart Chloe Dallimore has been elected federal president of the Meaa.s Equity branch. The actress whose credits include Pippin, Annie, The Addams Family and Thoroughly Modern Millie, ...

Simon Burke ends tenure as Equity president

After 10 years as president of Actors Equity Australia, Simon Burke has stepped down from that post. Geoff Morrell was elected acting president by the national performers. committee (Npc) yesterday, ...

Op ed: Roy Billing on imported actors

For nearly 40 years I have had an enjoyable and successful career as an actor. While I hope this will continue, I worry that Actors. Equity seems to be impeding the growth and development of the ...

Industry delegation fights piracy in the capital

Marta Dusseldorp, Equity president Simon Burke, Matt Day, Tina Bursill and Foxtel.s Bruce Meagher in Canberra.. A delegation of producers, performers and broadcasters have spent the past two days in ...

The many moods of Christmas

Production company Jungleboys has teamed up with the ABC to create a charming and familiar comedy series, A Moody Christmas, writes Georgina Pearson. The plot for ABC comedy drama A Moody Christmas ...

Jungleboys produces six-part series This Christmas for ABC1

Commercials production company Jungleboys is producing its first major TV series. Production on This Christmas, a six-part 30-minute comedy series to run on ABC1 in the run up to December, begins in ...

SXSW 09: Full lineup announced

SXSW is one of my favorite festivals of the year as it showcases some of the best and most innovative real independent films, and with this host of world premiers, it's also playing alot of Sundance ...