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Westworld star James Marsden to visit Australia

Leading Hollywood actor and star of HBO’s smash-hit series Westworld, James Marsden, will visit Sydney from April 30 to May 1 to promote the launch of the highly-anticipated second season of Westworld on Foxtel. The internationally-renowned actor has enjoyed a hugely successful career spanning over 25 years, with credits including The Notebook, Superman Returns, Hairspray, Enchanted, 27 Dresses,…Read more

All 6 Episodes of ‘Picnic At Hanging Rock’ Will Be Available to Stream from May 6

In a major announcement today, Foxtel has revealed that all six episodes of its hugely anticipated drama series Picnic at Hanging Rock will be available for customers to stream On Demand* from Sunday, May 6 at 8.30pm. For the first time ever with the launch of a new, local production on Foxtel, viewers will be able…Read more

Production commences on Wentworth Season 7

Foxtel today announced production has started on the seventh season of its multi-award-winning and critically acclaimed drama series Wentworth, to premiere in 2019 on showcase. Since its debut in 2013, Wentworth has continued to enthrall viewers around the world with its gripping characters and often controversial, hard-edged storylines about life behind bars for some of the…Read more

Secret City: Under the Eagle Outstanding Ensemble Cast Announced

Foxtel and Matchbox Pictures are excited to announce the outstanding ensemble cast for Secret City: Under the Eagle, a six part high stakes political thriller in production for its second season being shot on location in the national capital, Canberra and currently being shot in Sydney. Joining the cast line-up for Secret City: Under the…Read more

Wentworth Season 6 Premiere Date Announced

Foxtel today announced acclaimed Australian actors Leah Purcell and Susie Porter along with one of Australia’s rising stars Rarriwuy Hick will join the cast of Wentworth for Season 6, which premieres on Tuesday June 19 – streamed on Foxtel Now and seen on Foxtel’s showcase. Leah Purcell plays Rita Connors who presents as a spirited,…Read more

Showcase in April

Grab some of that leftover Easter chocolate and get set to indulge in some truly great series this April on showcase. Legion – Season 2 Based on the Marvel comics, Legion is the story of David Haller (Dan Stevens). Diagnosed as schizophrenic, he has struggled with mental illness since he was a child. Now in…Read more

The Americans The Final Season

Stream from Wednesday April 18 at 8.30pm  Only on Foxtel CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE PROMO THE AMERICANS, the award-winning drama about the complex marriage of two KGB spies posing as Americans during the Cold War, returns for its sixth and final season from Wednesday, April 18 at 8.30pm AEST – streamed on Foxtel Now and seen on…Read more

5 moments from Do Not Send Us Astray

1.  When Maggie’s epic battle plan strategy comes to fruition Damn this girl has played some serious call of duty. The details…the planning, with the timing and the finesse. Her defence of the Hilltop from the Saviors was a strategic work of art. Maggie needed everything to fall exactly into place and it did. And come…Read more

‘Lost’ Star Joins Fear The Walking Dead

AMC have announced that Maggie Grace has joined the cast of the AMC original series “Fear The Walking Dead.” She will appear as a series regular on the show’s upcoming fourth season, which is currently shooting in Austin, TX. More information on her role will be made available at a later date. Grace is best…Read more

5 moments from The Key

1.  When Daryl finally TALKS… to Rick about losing Carl . Daryl is the perfect listener for Rick. This guy uses his ears way more than his mouth, but somehow we always know exactly what he is thinking. So when Daryl speaks, everyone listens and most of the time, it’s exactly what needs to be said….Read more

Sixth & final Season of A Place To Call Home to air from August 2018

Foxtel today announced that the sixth season will be the final chapter of the Australian period drama A PLACE TO CALL HOME, with the 10 episode season taking the much-loved characters into 1960. Series Creator, Bevan Lee said: “Season 6 truly completes my vision for the series. I promise to bring the show to its finale on a…Read more

Nicole Kidman and David E. Kelley team up for new HBO limited series ‘The Undoing’

HBO is teaming up once again with Big Little Lies star Nicole Kidman and writer David E. Kelley for a new limited series, The Undoing, with the psychological thriller to air exclusively on Foxtel’s showcase. Based on Jean Hanff Korelitz’s bestselling book You Should Have Known, The Undoing has been adapted by Kelley and centres…Read more

5 Moments from “Dead or Alive Or”

1.When dead radio guy saves Gabriel’s life.. or did he?! Poor ole preacher. What’s the lesson here peeps? Do we even try to save ourselves? Gabriel used to be the biggest scary cat. Then, even with an infection (or because of the infection) he wanders off into a forest, with a devil may care attitude,…Read more

5 moments from The Lost and The Plunderers

1. When Maggie sends a pretty clear ‘STAND DOWN’ message to Negan… Damn that girl has some SERIOUS balls… Messaged received loud and clear, it’s a shame she could not see their reactions though right? As expected Simon explodes with anger and immediately wants to go postal and old Negan is livid AF, which can be…Read more

Foxtel expands drama offering

 Showcase set to be super drama channel – new home for FX Originals. Foxtel today announced more new content and a large range of popular complete seasons will be added to its On Demand service^ and showcase will become a drama “super channel” filled with a slate of Foxtel original dramas and exclusive, first-run premium…Read more

Secret City: Under the Eagle in Production

Foxtel and Matchbox Pictures announce production of second series ANNA TORV and JACKI WEAVER return to headline in political thriller DANIELLE CORMACK and ROB COLLINS  join with returning cast  SACHA HORLER and MARCUS GRAHAM. Foxtel and Matchbox Pictures today announced production of the second series of the Award-winning drama series Secret City. Secret City: Under the Eagle returns…Read more

5 Big Moments from The Walking Dead Season 8 Return

1. When we finally see the moment Carl got bit Carl has come so close so many times to getting bit by walkers and in their hoards – so it’s ironic that he gets taken down by one, but really it is all in one bite, in the end. Watching the walker sink it’s teeth…Read more

Picnic at Hanging Rock Launch Gallery

The first episode of the highly anticipated series was unveiled at a special event in Macedon, just down the road from Hanging Rock itself.

Picnic at Hanging Rock’s world television premiere announced

Foxtel today revealed the world premiere airdate for its much anticipated event drama series Picnic at Hanging Rock will be Sunday May 6 at 8.30pm on the showcase channel and available to Foxtel customers On Demand. Picnic at Hanging Rock is a FremantleMedia Australia production made with key production investment from Screen Australia. The series was…Read more

Picnic at Hanging Rock: why Natalie Dormer had to be a part of the new series

The Natalie Dormer-Led drama Picnic at Hanging Rock is expected to make one of the largest impacts on television in recent times with its worldwide premiere on Foxtel’s showcase in 2018. For Game of Thrones star Dormer, who features as school headmistress Mrs Hester Appleyard, filming marked her very first time visiting our shores. Captivated by the stunning panorama,…Read more