Explore ABC Commercial’s standout slate for MIPCOM 2021

Explore ABC Commercial’s standout slate for MIPCOM 2021

 

ABC Commercial has announced its new-to-market slate of blue-chip Australian scripted and unscripted content ahead of (virtual) attendance at MIPCOM 2021

Compelling factual programs, laugh-out-loud comedies, fresh new lifestyle content, entertaining kids’ series and spectacular arts & music programs are amongst the premium series in the new-to-market slate.

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The much-anticipated action-comedy from Aquarius Films Born to Spy (HD 10x30’) leads the slate, along with the second series of the high-octane action-adventure series Itch (HD 10x30’) from Komixx Entertainment, the makers of the multi-award-winning series The Kissing Booth. For comedy lovers Theo and Johnny (HD 12x30’), the irreverent, smash hit from Princess Pictures, is guaranteed to make you squirm and laugh out loud, along with Series 4 of the social media sensation that’s always on point, Sammy J (HD 40x3’).

On the factual slate, Muster Dogs (HD 4x60’) from Ambience Entertainment is an action-packed yet intimate character journey through the lives of four very different Australian farmers as they each train a new pup to transform from a greenhorn to an efficient working dog. Wildbear Entertainment delivers two exceptional documentaries: Juanita: A Family Mystery (HD 2x60’), which delves into one of Australia’s most intriguing missing persons case, and Beyond the Towers (HD 4x60’), a fascinating exploration of how 9/11 changed the world.

From the ABC’s award-winning production team, Ms Represented (HD4x30’) looks at the one hundred years after Australia elected its very first female parliamentarian, to tell the hugely entertaining, untold stories of women in politics.

Always hotly anticipated, our children’s slate doesn’t disappoint, with an exciting second season of The Wonder Gang (HD 25x11’) from the commissioning team behind the global success Bluey. The fun continues in Series 3 of How to Do Stuff Good (HD 15x20’) - from arts and crafts to cooking and pranks, this team of hackers has kids’ life covered. Not forgetting pre-schoolers with a line-up from the world’s number 1 kids entertainment group, The Wiggles: a fantastic third series of Emma! (HD 13x11’), and a spooktacular celebration Halloween Party (HD 1x60’). Plus, new seasons, spinoffs and specials from the program that’s entertained and educated for over 55 years, Play School (HD x various).

New, unmissable lifestyle viewing includes a series about putting down new roots and growing great ideas in regional communities in Movin’ to the Country (HD 6x30’). Series 3 of Dream Gardens (HD 8x30’) continues to showcase exceptional outdoor spaces in stories of beauty, regeneration and reward, while the Series 4 of the popular series Restoration Australia (HD 8x60’) follows heritage ruins as they are restored into living homes.

A diverse Arts & Music slate includes four beautiful and entertaining programs. And We Danced (HD 3x60’) from Wildbear Entertainment looks back at 60 years of the treasured cultural institution, The Australian Ballet.

Finding the Archibald (HD 3x60') from Mint Pictures celebrates the controversial arts prize centenary, as Rachel Griffiths embarks on a search for national identity. Going Country (HD 2x60’), produced by EQ Media, is an epic road trip into the heart of country music, connecting with iconic musicians and songs, and Getting Their Acts Together (HD 1x60'), from SLA Films, follows two artistic directors who face a challenging year, scouring the globe for best in live performance art.