NINE ANNOUNCES NEW CRIME THRILLER FOR 2018 SLATE
Former Home and Away actor Todd Lasance is headlining a new crime series for Nine. Bite Club, currently lming in Sydney, is about two detectives who survive a shark attack and team up to track down the serial killer who is after them. It also stars Ash Ricardo ( Offspring), Damien Walshe-Howling ( Janet King), Deborah Mailman ( Offspring), Pia Miller (Home and Away) and English actor Dominic Monaghan ( The Lord of the Rings lms). Bite Club airs next year.
Also coming in 2018 is the previously announced Underbelly Files: Chopper. It is a two-part mini-series about the notorious gangster and his two personas – the underworld character, and the man who wanted a quiet life.
Aaron Jeffrey ( Wentworth) plays Chopper opposite Michael Caton ( Packed to the Rafters) as Chopper’s father, Keith. Other cast members include Todd Lasance ( Home and Away), Ella Scott Lynch ( Love Child), Zoe Ventoura ( Packed to the Rafters) and Vince Colosimo ( The Warriors). Nine is also bringing Doctor Doctor back for a third season in 2018. The show is about disgraced city surgeon Hugh, who is forced to return to his hometown of Why hope to serve a year’s probation. It also stars Hayley McElhinney, Nicole da Silva, Steve Bisley, Tina Bursill and Ryan Johnson.
Underbelly Files: Chopper Doctor Doctor KILLER TEAM Ash Ricardo, Dominic Monaghan and Todd Lasance in Bite Club.