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Underbelly to be remade in America

The rights to the hit Australian crime drama Underbelly have been purchased by U.S. cable network Starz, and CEO Chris Albrecht now plans to remake it for American audiences. Albrecht, former chief of HBO (home of The Sopranos), hopes the U.S. adaptation of the series will replicate the same success abroad as it has had […]

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The Black Balloon, Underbelly dominate AFI awards

source: afi.org.au The winners of the 50th L’Oreal Paris AFI awards were announced Saturday night at Melbourne’s Princess Theatre. The Australian Film Institute selected the best films and television programs of the last 12 months. The Black Balloon was the big winner, taking home Best Film, Best Direction (Elissa Down) and Best Original Screenplay. Luke […]

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