Martha Dusseldorp (A Place to Call Home
) returns as senior crown prosecutor Janet King in this addictive Australian legal drama. Assigned to the National Crime Commission, King is tasked with investigating the links between gambling, professional sports, and organized crime. She and her team soon uncover a high-stakes world of match-fixing, performance-enhancing drugs, money laundering and murder. 8 episodes, 7 ¾ hrs, 3 DVDs, SDH. Mature audiences.
1: "Playing Advantage"
3: "Levelling the Playing Field"
4: "Running Out the Clock"
5: "Game Changer"
6: "Hard Ball"
7: "White Line Fever"
8: "Little Victories"
Bonus: Behind-the-scenes featurettes (17 min.) and a photo gallery
Packaging: Boxed set
Run Time: 466 minutes
Format: Wide Screen
Number of discs: 3
Foreign Language Subtitles: No
Color or B&W: Color and Black & White
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 16:9
Audio Format: 5.1 Dolby Digital
Rating: NR Contains strong language, violence, sexual situations, and nudity
Marta Dusseldorp (A Place to Call Home, Jack Irish)
Damian Walshe-Howling (The Reef)
Christopher Morris (Home and Away)
"Superior legal drama" —TV Guide
"Small-screen magic...gripping" —The Daily Telegraph (Australia)
"Highly cinematic...addictive" —The Australian
2014 Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Award (AACTA) Awards:
Marta Dusseldorp for Best Lead Actress in a TV Drama (won)
Best Television Drama Series (nominated)
Logie nominations for Best Drama and Best Actress