Disc release for hit Packer show
blockbuster miniseries Howzat! Kerry Packer’s War, will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on October 24. More than 2 million Australians tuned in to watch both nights of the Australian drama about Kerry Packer’s rebel cricket series. DVD and Blu-ray releases both feature commentary by producer John Edwards and screenwriter Christopher Lee as well as a 44-minute documentary C’mon Aussie C’mon – 20th Anniversary of World Series Cricket, made by Channel 9’s Wide World of Sport. The cast included Lachy Hulme as Kerry Packer, Abe Forsyth as John Cornell, Clayton Watson and Damon Gameau as Ian and Greg Chappell, Matthew Le Nevez as Dennis Lillee, Brendan Cowell as Rod Marsh and Richard Davies as David Hookes.
DVD release October 24.