Earlier today Nine announced the release date of Bite Club. See full article below.
THE SERIAL KILLER IS AMONG THEM
Nine’s gripping new crime thriller, Bite Club, premieres Wednesday, August 15, at 8.40pm after The Block.
Bite Club stars Todd Lasance (Spartacus: War of the Damned, The Vampire Diaries, Underbelly Files: Chopper), Ash Ricardo (Offspring, Party Tricks), Deborah Mailman (Redfern Now, Offspring) and Dominic Monaghan (Lost, The Lord of The Rings, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Wild Things).
After surviving a shark attack, homicide detectives Dan Cooper (Todd Lasance) and Zoe Rawlings (Ash Ricardo) join forces to hunt the ultimate predator, a serial killer who is also hunting them.
Not only are they survivors but also ex-lovers. Exceptional at what they do, together they’re a force like no other. Zoe is happy in a new relationship, but after three years away Dan knows Zoe was the one he let go and wants her back. Will Dan and Zoe be able to work together to hunt down the serial killer or will they become the killer’s next victims?
Also headlining this all-star cast is Deborah Mailman as homicide squad boss Anna Morton. Dominic Monaghan as Senior Constable Stephen Langley, who works in the Dog Squad, and Robert Mammone (Underbelly, Fat Tony & Co, Janet King) as Detective Sergeant Jim Russo.
Damian Walshe-Howling (Underbelly, Bikie Wars: Brothers in Arms, Janet King) is police psychologist Dr Kristof Olsen. Pia Miller (Home and Away) plays Kate Summer, Zoe’s closest friend and roommate.
Marny Kennedy (Mortified, Janet King) appears as semi-pro surfer Amber Wells, Darcie Irwin-Simpson (Love Child) is Detective Claire Hobson and Arka Das (Pulse) plays Forensic Specialist Depak Chaudhary.
Bite Club is produced by Playmaker Media for Nine, with major production investment from Screen Australia, in association with Create NSW.
BITE CLUB PREMIERES WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15, AT 8.40PM AFTER THE BLOCK ON NINE AND 9NOW
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Article by Nellie Andreeva & Denise Petski, Deadline Hollywood.
Former Rectify star Aden Young and True Blood alum Sam Trammell are set to headline Reckoning, a 10-episode straight-to-series psychological thriller drama, from writer David Hubbard (Noel), veteran showrunner David Eick (Falling Skies) and Sony Pictures Television Networks.
Rounding out the ensemble cast are Simone Kessell (Pine Gap, The Crossing), Laura Gordon (Undertow, Secret City 2), Gloria Garayua (How to Get Away With Murder, Bounty Hunters) Mitzi Ruhlmann (Hiding, The Code), Milly Alcock (Pine Gap, Fighting Season), Ed Oxenbould (Wildlife, Paper Planes), Finn Little (Tidelands, Angel of Mine), Anthony Phelan (The Kettering Incident, Deep Water) and Diana Glenn (The Slap, Secrets and Lies).
Produced by Sony Pictures TV-owned Australian company Playmaker (The Code), Reckoning began production this week in Sydney for premiere next year on SPTN’s international channels, including AXN, in select territories in Europe and Latin America. Set in California, the 10-episode series is being filmed and wholly produced and post-produced in Australia. Sony Pictures Television Distribution will handle worldwide sales.
Written by Hubbard, who serves as showrunner with Eick, Reckoning explores the darkest corners of the human psyche through the eyes of two fathers, one of whom is a serial killer. Mike (Young) and Leo (Trammell) try to do what’s best for the people they love and the families they protect. But as both struggle to suppress their inner demons, the murder of a local teenager sets them on a course of mutual destruction that will emanate through every facet of their quiet, suburban community. Continue Reading