It’s the women’s time to shine
Playing for Keeps, Ten, Wednesday, September 19, at 8.40pm
FROM the grandstands and the locker rooms to the red carpets and the bedrooms, this new series dives into the salacious world of Aussie rules football, unearthing secrets, lies and scandals along the way.
In a realm where the power players are the women, what truly makes the wives and girlfriends of football’s elite tick? Infatuation, love, authority or relevance?
Madeleine West and Olympia Valance (pictured) star as two very different women. One is the coach’s wife, and mother hen of the club, while the other is an ambitious social climber.
This bold, brassy drama depicts the lives of the Aussie sporting world’s rich and famous, proving that when the cream of the crop fly high, they feel the heat.