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Aunty Donna's Coffee CafeAunty Donna's Coffee Cafe
ABC (AU), 2023 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.7/5

The series follows the story of three best mates running a trendy cafe down one of Melbourne's less-than-iconic laneways.

Gold DiggersGold Diggers
ABC (AU), 2023 Running | Comedy, Drama, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.6/5

It's 1853, and two ratbag sisters from Sydney travel to the Australian Gold Rush in search of their own treasure: newly rich idiots.

Ja'mie: Private School GirlJa'mie: Private School Girl
ABC (AU), 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy

Ja'mie King is back in her final year of high school. Chris Lilley revives his famous character from 'We Can Be Heroes' and 'Summer Heights High'. The TV series follows Ja'mie's adventures in a private school as she navigates through the challenges of adolescence and tries to establish her social status.

ABC (AU), 2017 Running | Comedy
Rating: 5/5

A half-hour comedy following the dysfunctional Superwog family. While their parents deal with a marital breakdown, Superwog and best friend Johnny must learn to deal with adulthood and independent life.

The Beautiful LieThe Beautiful Lie
ABC (AU), 2015 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mini-Series

With an outstanding line-up of stars including Sarah Snook, Rodger Corser, Sophie Lowe, Benedict Samuel, Gina Riley, Celia Pacquola and Dan Wyllie, The Beautiful Lie is a contemporary Australian reimagining of one of the greatest ever relationship dramas, Leo Tolstoy's Anna Karenina. Produced by the powerhouse partnership of John Edwards and Imogen Banks (Paper Giants: The Birth of Cleo, Offspring, Puberty Blues, Tangle), The Beautiful Lie is about love and all that goes with it; family and fidelity, seduction, commitment, jealousy, envy, obligation and mad passion. Love that saves and love that destroys.

Significant Others (2022)Significant Others (2022)
ABC (AU), 2022 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

After a single mother disappears during her morning swim, her fractured family is left to pick up the pieces in the aftermath of the catastrophe. As they struggle to understand what happened, the family's awakening threatens to tear them apart, as they confront the challenges and emotions that arise from their loss.

ABC (AU), 2021 On Hiatus | Comedy | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

Preppers follows Charlie (Nakkiah Lui), a young Aboriginal woman whose world crumbles around her after experiencing a personal, cataclysmic event. Escaping the fallout, Charlie finds herself at the centre of a hilariously mismatched community of doomsday preppers. With climate change, economic catastrophe, terrorism, pandemics, meteor strikes, hostile AI, nuclear proliferation, alien invasion it looks almost certain that the end is nigh. So, when the end comes-no matter how it happens- maybe the craziest thing is to NOT be prepared?

Hard QuizHard Quiz
ABC (AU), 2016 Running | Comedy, Game Show
Rating: 4.5/5

Host Tom Gleeson sets out to find Australia's hardest quiz champion, pitting four contestants against each other in a battle of attrition

ABC (AU), 2016 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Sports, Mini-Series | ► Trailer

Based on award-winning novelist Christos Tsiolkas' book and adapted for television in four parts, Barracuda is a moving story about identity, obsession, desire, the dizzy heights of success and the terrifying risk of failure. Starring Rachel Griffiths and Matt Nable and introducing Elias Anton as Danny Kelly.

Seven Types of AmbiguitySeven Types of Ambiguity
ABC (AU), 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery, Romance | ► Trailer
Rating: 1/5

When a six-year-old boy (Sam) is taken from school, his parents, Joe and Anna, are frantic. The boy is returned unharmed and the police arrest the mother's ex-boyfriend Simon and then investigate his suspected accomplice Angela, who has a connection to the boy's father. Simon's psychiatrist Dr Alex Klima, his lawyer Gina, and Joe's best mate Mitch are pulled into the entangled relationships and moral dilemmas.