MAD AS HELL: PETER FINCH
Doco 8.30pm, SBSTWO
Enigmatic, charismatic and hugely talented, Peter Finch died just before he received his Oscar for his critically acclaimed role in the film Network.
Mad As Hell retraces the life of this British-born Australian actor, a star who lived in Lane Cove, Sydney as a teenager and then went on to international stardom, having relationships with some of the world’s most beautiful and successful actresses, as well as working with them.
Finch’s life is told by his three daughters, friends and colleagues. A fascinating insight into his personal life and career and the relationship between Australia and Britain in the 1940s and ‘50s.