Series description: 1999. Taciturn constable Jay Swan’s homecoming is greeted by guns, friction with his father and an impact with Mary. Prequel drama revealing the forging of indigenous detective Jay Swan in Western Australia. Mark Coles Smith takes on the role of Jay Swan in this prequel to the series & movies starring Aaron Pedersen. … Continue reading Australian prequel drama Mystery Road: Origin on BBC Four this January.
International dramas on Disney+ UK
Click on the show name to go to the imdb page or on the episode timing details to go to the Disney+ page. Note that for the vast majority of shows the only option for English subtitles is closed caption. Last update: Sunday, 30 October 2022. All the Same... or Not (Tudo Igual... SQN) S1 … Continue reading International dramas on Disney+ UK
Season 2 of Australian drama The Secrets She Keeps on BBC1 this August.
Series description: What if the life you wanted belonged to someone else? Influencer Meghan and struggling Agatha's worlds are about to collide in a shocking act that cannot be undone. Watch it here. Season 1 UK premiere date: 6 July 2020. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PIhyZ_zdPPk Season 2 UK premiere date: Saturday, 13 August 2022. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RV9_o8LCgvc Link to imdb … Continue reading Season 2 of Australian drama The Secrets She Keeps on BBC1 this August.
Australian mystery road trip drama Darby and Joan on Acorn TV this August.
Series description: Two lone strangers trekking on the road - a retired Australian policeman with a dog as his only company and widowed English nurse - meet each other and embark on an epic odyssey in the outback of northern Australia. Watch it here. (Acorn link when available) UK Premiere date: Monday 8 August, 2022. … Continue reading Australian mystery road trip drama Darby and Joan on Acorn TV this August.
Australian drama The Newsreader on BBC2 this July.
Series description: In a world on the cusp of change, star newsreader Helen and rookie reporter Dale join forces to survive the ruthless world of a 1980s newsroom. Watch it here. Season 1 UK premiere date: Sunday, 24 July 2022. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k_0kxdPnEWg Link to imdb page. Other useful links:Guardian ReviewSydney Morning Herald ReviewRotten TomatoesABC on the … Continue reading Australian drama The Newsreader on BBC2 this July.
Season 2 of Australian drama Total Control on Acorn UK this July.
Series description: When Indigenous woman Alex Irving (Deborah Mailman) gains national acclaim for her heroism against a rampaging gunman, Australia's embattled prime minister Rachel Anderson (Rachel Griffiths) sees a publicity goldmine and handpicks Alex for the Senate. But Alex wants to be more than just a political stunt, and when Rachel betrays her, Alex seeks … Continue reading Season 2 of Australian drama Total Control on Acorn UK this July.
The Weekly World Drama List (30 April – 6 May)
New and returning world dramas Starting with a couple of late entries that should've been on last week's list...Royal Flying Doctors S1 More4 28/04/2022 Yosi, The Regretful Spy S1 Amazon 29/04/2022 The Penthouse: War in Life S1-3 Netflix 30/04/2022 El Marginal S5 Netflix 04/05/2022 Summertime S3 Netflix 04/05/2022 Blood Sisters S1/LS Netflix 05/05/2022 Clark LS … Continue reading The Weekly World Drama List (30 April – 6 May)
The Weekly World Drama List (23-29 April)
New and returning world dramas Balthazar S4 Acorn UK 25/04/2022 Missions S3 BBC4 25/04/2022 The 7 Lives of Lea S1 Netflix 28/04/2022Anomalia S1 Walter P. 29/04/2022 Devils S2 Sky Atlantic 29/04/2022 Five Bedrooms S2 BBC1 29/04/2022 New and returning world dramas – details Balthazar S4 Acorn UK 25/04/2022 Suave, smart, and somewhat strange, Raphaël Balthazar … Continue reading The Weekly World Drama List (23-29 April)
The Weekly World Drama List (12-18 March)
New and returning world dramas The Heart Guy S5 Drama 12/03/2022 The Paradise S1 Acorn UK 14/03/2022 Soil S1 Netflix 17/03/2022 Cracow Monsters S1 Netflix 18/03/2022 Eternally Confused and Eager for Love S1 Netflix 18/03/2022 Light the Night P3 Netflix 18/03/2022 Standing Up S1 Netflix 18/03/2022 The Cursed S1 Netflix 18/03/2022 New and returning world … Continue reading The Weekly World Drama List (12-18 March)
The Weekly World Drama List (19-25 February)
New and returning world dramas The Hospital S1 Netflix [Available since 10/02/2022]The Lockdown Plan (The Hook Up Plan Film) SF/S2.5 Netflix [Available since 16/02/2022]Bestseller S1 Amazon Prime 18/02/2022 LOV3 S1 Amazon Prime 18/02/2022Frayed S2 Sky Max 23/02/2022 Kin S1 Sundance Now 24/02/2022 Back to 15 S1 Netflix 25/02/2022 Blackout S1 Walter P. 25/02/2022 Juvenile Justice … Continue reading The Weekly World Drama List (19-25 February)