Most Popular Titles With George Houvardas


1. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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Centres around Dave and Julie Rafter and their three children Rachel, Ben and Nathan. On the eve of their twenty-fifth wedding anniversary the couple thinks that they are finally about to ... See full summary »

Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Michael Caton, George Houvardas

Votes: 1,450

2. East West 101 (2007–2011)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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Major Crime is a metaphor for East and West, for the conscious and unconscious, for reconciliation and difference, for hope versus despair, as Malik struggles toward the sunlight while ... See full summary »

Stars: Don Hany, Susie Porter, Aaron Fa'aoso, Daniela Farinacci

Votes: 270

3. Dancing with the Stars (2004–2015)

90 min | Family, Game-Show, Music

4.7
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Australian television series where celebrities are coupled with professional dancers and compete for the title of Dancing With The Stars Champion.

Stars: Todd McKenney, Helen Richey, Sonia Kruger, Mark Wilson

Votes: 445

4. Chasing Comets (2017)

Comedy, Drama | Post-production

Wagga is a country town that loves its sport but is divided over its loyalty for the rival codes, Afl and Nrl. It's in this setting that we find our hero Chase daylight. Chase's dream to ... See full summary »

Director: Jason Perini | Stars: Dan Ewing, Isabel Lucas, John Batchelor, Katrina Risteska

5. Shaun Micallef's Mad as Hell (2012–2017)

Comedy, News

8.3
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A satirical news and current affairs program, presented by comedian Shaun Micallef.

Stars: Shaun Micallef, Roz Hammond, Francis Greenslade, Emily Taheny

Votes: 319

6. Telethon (1968– )

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Telethon started in 1968 and has been held every year since, raising money for the Princess Margaret Hospital for Children. It brings together big name performers, Channel Seven celebrities... See full summary »

Stars: Jeff Newman, Natalie Barr, Rick Ardon, David Koch

Votes: 22

7. SlideShow (2013– )

Comedy

6.8
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Two teams of three celebrities competed in a number of challenges and parlour games, including one on a huge set that slides.

Stars: Grant Denyer, Cal Wilson, Toby Truslove, Jimmy James Eaton

Votes: 12

8. The JC Effect (2014)

7 min | Short, Comedy, Drama | Completed

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At the age of 33 Jay Christenson wakes up to find himself facing a dilemma. His life is going nowhere, and besides winning the eastern suburbs under 15 division 2 title 18 years ago, he ... See full summary »

Director: Ashley Davies | Star: George Houvardas

9. The Very Trevor Ashley Show (2013– )

Comedy, Musical

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Cabaret performer and drag artist Trevor Ashley presents a variety show with a difference. A nationally renowned theatre and musical performer, Trevor transforms into the world's legendary divas with a cavalcade of hit songs.

Stars: Trevor Ashley, Lena Cruz, Maggie Dence, George Houvardas

10. Dancing with the Stars (2004–2015)
Episode: 2010 Grand Finale (2010)

Family, Game-Show, Music

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The three remaining couples perform a dance that they have not previously performed and a Cha-Cha face-off in which each couple will be on their own under the spotlight for 40 seconds, then... See full summary »

Director: Mark Adamson | Stars: Daniel MacPherson, Sonia Kruger, Todd McKenney, Helen Richey

11. Dancing with the Stars (2004–2015)
Episode: 2010 Semi-FInal (2010)

Family, Game-Show, Music

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The four remaining couples perform three dances, one that the judges would like to see again, a three-dance segue and a three-minute Swing marathon, which they dance in group formation as ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Adamson | Stars: Daniel MacPherson, Sonia Kruger, Vanessa Amorosi, Sriani Argaet

12. Dancing with the Stars (2004–2015)
Episode: 2011 Grand Finale (2011)

Family, Game-Show, Music

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The three remaining couples perform a "redemption" dance chosen by the judges and a Cha-Cha face-off in which each couple will be on their own under the spotlight for 40 seconds, then the ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Adamson | Stars: Daniel MacPherson, Sonia Kruger, Todd McKenney, Helen Richey

13. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: A Good Husband (2010)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.4
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Ben wants to make up with Mel by treating her to romance for their anniversary, so he books a balloon surprise trip. Nathan can't talk Carbo out of treating the happy couple to a ... See full summary »

Director: Chris Martin-Jones | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Jessica Marais, Hugh Sheridan

Votes: 7

14. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: A Kiss Is Just a Kiss (2012)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.9
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Dave and Frankie feel terrible about their drunk kiss, so she offers to resign, but he decides to leave everything as if nothing happened. Coby agonizes whether to tell anyone but his ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Carlin | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Hugh Sheridan, George Houvardas

Votes: 7

15. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: A Mother's Radar (2008)

53 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.3
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Sick of not getting anytime alone, Nathan and Sammy arrange a romantic rendezvous at a vacant property but are discovered by Nathan's boss Carl who promptly fires him. However, Nathan ... See full summary »

Director: Chris Martin-Jones | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 18

16. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: A Small, Traditional Affair... (2009)

45 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.7
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It's Ben and Mel's wedding weekend and it starts off well with Ben on his bucks night and Mel having an unofficial hen/pajama party. But the stripper hired for Ben turns out to be Kat who ... See full summary »

Director: Nicholas Bufalo | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 11

17. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: All in the Planning (2008)

55 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.0
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Carbo keeps courting Julie's colleague Chrissey Merchant and must babysit his own sister's kids - Agysilas proves quite a handful for him and Ben. Hotel guest Nick Leigh, investor ... See full summary »

Director: Lynn-Maree Danzey | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 20

18. East West 101 (2007–2011)
Episode: Another Life (2009)

53 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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Inspector Wright and the Major Crime team unite to track down the men behind the attempt on her brother's life, at the same time trying to prevent Wright's father from seeking vigilante ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Andrikidis | Stars: Lucy Abroon, Craig Ball, Wayne Bradley, Patrick Brammall

Votes: 7

19. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Answering the Call (2012)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.6
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Coby returned early, claiming after the Europe leg of the world tour Australia is by far the best country to live and date. Ben's efforts to throw a grand birthday party for Julie keep ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Carlin | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Hugh Sheridan, George Houvardas

Votes: 7

20. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Away from It All (2008)

46 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.9
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Julie plans a quality time weekend away in an old-fashioned beach cabin with Dave, grandpa and the 'kids'. Nathan 'can't get away from work' so he can have the house alone with Sammy, but ... See full summary »

Director: Lynn Hegarty | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 17

21. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Bad Habits (2013)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.2
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Jake is worried sick when he finds Alex's drug uses extends from parties to daytime, even at the expense of a temporary sales job, but can't find the poison and searching Alex's room and ... See full summary »

Director: Ian Watson | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, George Houvardas, James Stewart

Votes: 5

22. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Belonging (2009)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.7
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Sammy's mother Trish returns to Australia and promptly has a breakdown and also has nowhere to live so she heads to the Rafters. Melissa moves back into Ben and Carbo's home - but is she ... See full summary »

Director: Pino Amenta | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 14

23. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Between the Covers (2010)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.6
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Ben fails to talk Carbo out of proposing to Retta by faking marital misery, which Mel gets mixed feelings about. Nathan takes Coby out to the city's nightclubs area, where the country cock ... See full summary »

Director: Lynn Hegarty | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Jessica Marais, Hugh Sheridan

Votes: 5

24. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Big Kids (2011)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Ben's friendship with Emma blossoms, but he denies being in love. Nathan's Internet business starts generating income. After Nathan discovers that Tom spends his 'busy job application' and ... See full summary »

Director: Lynn Hegarty | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Hugh Sheridan, Angus McLaren

25. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Blurring the Lines (2009)

45 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.5
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Artemis prepares for her first day of work at the Boat Club but Carbo worries when she becomes friends with fellow bar worker Lexi. Meanwhile, Nathan's attraction to Layla begins to spin ... See full summary »

Director: Cherie Nowlan | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 15

26. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Brave New World (2009)

46 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.3
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An older married customer at the flower shop gets to know Carbo very well until he realises she is stalking him. Meanwhile, Dave and Julie anxiously await the results of the test on their ... See full summary »

Director: Cherie Nowlan | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 14

27. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Breathe (2010)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.7
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Coby now feels completely at home and makes progress in his reading lessons while manipulating gullible Nathan. Carbo and Retta prove terribly noisy bed-partners. This only stirs Ben's ... See full summary »

Director: Chris Martin-Jones | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Jessica Marais, Hugh Sheridan

Votes: 6

28. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Butterfly's Wings (2012)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.8
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Besides brewing his own beer 'Ted's Tap', and despite the bottle all around, Ted is approved for the Great Mates program, as substitute father figure for super-shy preteen Cooper. The ... See full summary »

Director: Chris Martin-Jones | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Hugh Sheridan, Angus McLaren

Votes: 5

29. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Careful What You Wish For (2011)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

9.1
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Jake is the object of a police investigation after Jodi filed an abuse complaint, ignoring the names of Camel's gang. A party finally gets Ben back in the mood to live his life post-Mel. ... See full summary »

Director: Shirley Barrett | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Jessica Marais, Hugh Sheridan

Votes: 9

30. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Centre of the Universe (2013)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.4
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Cody is finally released from jail. he finds Dave packing, as the house is sold. When Nathan's warning finding an affordable house is nearly impossible proves true, they resign to renting. ... See full summary »

Director: Lynn-Maree Danzey | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Hugh Sheridan, Angus McLaren

Votes: 5

31. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Changes (2009)

45 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.2
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Ted ventures back into the dating world but goes a little too far with his double dates. Dave becomes concerned about Rachel's new man Rob as Rachel gets to know Rob's two sons and Kat ... See full summary »

Director: Lynn Hegarty | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 13

32. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Damage Control (2013)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.0
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Coby finally enjoys a visit from Frankie, although she's non-committal, yet afterwards she smashes Matt's hope to become her permanent house-mate and more intimate friend. Dave discovers ... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Pierre Mignon | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Hannah Marshall

Votes: 6

33. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Displacement (2013)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.6
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Jake is rightly worried about Alex, who successfully demands 'his cut' from their dying father and instantly runs to party buddy and drug dealer BRyn Parry, who refers him to his dealer, ... See full summary »

Director: Roger Hodgman | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, George Houvardas, James Stewart

Votes: 5

34. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Dodging the Issue (2009)

52 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.5
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Nathan receives a job offer from Tim Connelly and Dave feels betrayed when he thinks about taking it. Julie believes Dave is being ripped off by Warney but Dave refuses to see that it could... See full summary »

Director: Pino Amenta | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 12

35. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Don't Go There! (2010)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.4
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Ben is desperate for fatherhood, so he pushed reluctant Mel to test, is disappointed by the result, but it makes Mel realize she's ready for motherhood too. Nathan can't resist feeding ... See full summary »

Director: Catherine Millar | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Jessica Marais, Hugh Sheridan

Votes: 5

36. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Don't Know What You've Got 'Til It's Gone (2009)

44 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.2
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Dave and Julie tackle the shocking news that Julie is to become a mum for the fourth time. But the risks at Julie's age causes grave concern for Dave and he urges her to think about it as ... See full summary »

Director: Chris Martin-Jones | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 12

37. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Endings and Beginnings (2012)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

9.3
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Ben plans a romantic dinner with 'dessert' while CarboRetta are on honeymoon, but due to a misunderstanding it's cut short and the 'happy couple' returns rowing. The boys are delighted with... See full summary »

Director: Pino Amenta | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Hugh Sheridan, Angus McLaren

Votes: 9

38. SlideShow (2013– )
Episode: Episode #1.3 (2013)

Comedy

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Game Participants: George Houvardas, Mike McLeish, Michala Banas, Rebecca De Unamuno.

Stars: Grant Denyer, Cal Wilson, Toby Truslove, Rebecca De Unamuno

39. Dancing with the Stars (2004–2015)
Episode: Episode #10.1 (2010)

Family, Game-Show, Music

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Eleven new celebrities are paired with professional dancers and perform either the Cha Cha or the Viennese Waltz for their first dance.

Director: Mark Adamson | Stars: Daniel MacPherson, Sonia Kruger, Todd McKenney, Helen Richey

40. Dancing with the Stars (2004–2015)
Episode: Episode #10.2 (2010)

Family, Game-Show, Music

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The eleven couples perform either the Jive or the Tango, then the couple with the lowest score, combined from the judges' scores and viewer votes, is eliminated.

Director: Mark Adamson | Stars: Daniel MacPherson, Sonia Kruger, Todd McKenney, Helen Richey

41. Dancing with the Stars (2004–2015)
Episode: Episode #10.3 (2010)

Family, Game-Show, Music

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The ten remaining couples perform either the Paso Doble or the Foxtrot, then the couple with the lowest score, combined from the judges' scores and viewers' votes, is eliminated.

Director: Mark Adamson | Stars: Daniel MacPherson, Sonia Kruger, Todd McKenney, Helen Richey

42. Dancing with the Stars (2004–2015)
Episode: Episode #10.4 (2010)

Family, Game-Show, Music

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The nine remaining couples perform either the Rumba or the Quickstep, then the couple with the lowest score, combined from the judges' scores and the viewer votes, is eliminated.

Director: Mark Adamson | Stars: Daniel MacPherson, Sonia Kruger, Esther Anderson, Sergei Bolgarschii

43. Dancing with the Stars (2004–2015)
Episode: Episode #10.5 (2010)

Family, Game-Show, Music

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The eight remaining couples perform either the Samba or the Waltz, then the couple with the lowest score, combined from the judges' scores and the viewer votes, is eliminated.

Director: Mark Adamson | Stars: Daniel MacPherson, Sonia Kruger, Esther Anderson, Sergei Bolgarschii

44. Dancing with the Stars (2004–2015)
Episode: Episode #10.6 (2010)

Family, Game-Show, Music

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The seven remaining couples perform either the Salsa or the Australian Smooth, then the couple with the lowest score, combined from the judges's scores and viewer votes, is eliminated.

Director: Mark Adamson | Stars: Daniel MacPherson, Sonia Kruger, Esther Anderson, Adam Ashley-Cooper

45. Dancing with the Stars (2004–2015)
Episode: Episode #10.7 (2010)

Family, Game-Show, Music

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The six remaining couples perform two dances that they have not previously performed, to hit songs from the 1980's, then the couple with the lowest score, combined from the judges' scores and viewer votes, is eliminated.

Director: Mark Adamson | Stars: Daniel MacPherson, Sonia Kruger, Esther Anderson, Bernard Curry

46. Dancing with the Stars (2004–2015)
Episode: Episode #10.8 (2010)

Family, Game-Show, Music

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The five remaining couples perform two dances that they have not previously performed, then a last-minute twist spares the hosts from having to reveal the verdict.

Director: Mark Adamson | Stars: Daniel MacPherson, Sonia Kruger, Alex Fevola, George Houvardas

47. Dancing with the Stars (2004–2015)
Episode: Episode #11.3 (2011)

Family, Game-Show, Music

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The ten remaining couples perform the Samba, the Waltz or the Argentine Tango, then the couple with the lowest score, combined from the judges' scores and viewers' votes, is eliminated.

Director: Mark Adamson | Stars: Daniel MacPherson, Sonia Kruger, Samantha Armytage, Masha Belash

48. Dancing with the Stars (2004–2015)
Episode: Episode #11.5 (2011)

Family, Game-Show, Music

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The eight remaining couples perform a dance that they have not previously performed to television theme songs, then the couple with the lowest score, combined from the judges' scores and the viewer votes, is eliminated.

Director: Mark Adamson | Stars: Daniel MacPherson, Sonia Kruger, Samantha Armytage, Lara Bingle

49. Shaun Micallef's Mad as Hell (2012–2017)
Episode: Episode #4.8 (2014)

Comedy, News

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Director: Jon Olb | Stars: Shaun Micallef, Roz Hammond, Francis Greenslade, Veronica Milsom

50. Telethon (1968– )
Episode: Episode dated 10 November 2012 (2012)

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Stars: Natalie Barr, Mark Beretta, Melissa Bergland, Damien Bodie

51. Telethon (1968– )
Episode: Episode dated 15 October 2011 (2011)

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Stars: Esther Anderson, Natalie Barr, Mark Beretta, Melissa Bergland

52. Telethon (1968– )
Episode: Episode dated 3 October 2010 (2010)

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Stars: Tina Altieri, Esther Anderson, Rick Ardon, Adrian Barich

53. Telethon (1968– )
Episode: Episode dated 4 October 2008 (2008)

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Stars: Vanessa Amorosi, Rick Ardon, Samantha Armytage, Adrian Barich

54. Telethon (1968– )
Episode: Episode dated 4 October 2009 (2009)

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Stars: Vanessa Amorosi, Rick Ardon, Natalie Barr, Mark Beretta

55. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Facing Demons (2008)

45 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.1
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After grandpa finds a dirty tape, Rachel tells him how she instantly fell for Daniel Griggs at her first job in advertising. At first he charmed the whole Rafter family but soon proved to ... See full summary »

Director: Lynn Hegarty | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 23

56. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Filling the Void (2013)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.6
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Jake is surprised when his brother Alex turns up unannounced, fired 'due to the economy' but actually becoming a junkie. To vacate Alex's old room 'so long', Julie invites sleazy Matt ... See full summary »

Director: Ian Watson | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, George Houvardas, James Stewart

Votes: 5

57. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: First Instinct (2009)

45 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.5
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Dave's mother Chel is overwhelmed by a surprise birthday party thrown in her honour by the Rafters. At the end of the party Rachel discovers marks on Chel's arm which Chel brushes off but ... See full summary »

Director: Cherie Nowlan | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 11

58. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: First Time for Everything (2013)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Director: Pino Amenta | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Hannah Marshall

59. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Free to Choose (2013)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Shortly before his trial, Coby jumps bail. Looking for him with the gang makes Jake miss his father's fatal surgery. Coby has a void meeting at Doug's and sneaks back in at Jake's to ... See full summary »

Director: Pino Amenta | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, George Houvardas, James Stewart

60. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: From Little Things (2011)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.8
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Ben is finally his cheerful self again, yet his job seems in peril due to the crazy, rules-obsessed novice owner and Julie confronting her, yet that ends well. The Rafters make desperate ... See full summary »

Director: Ian Gilmour | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Hugh Sheridan, Angus McLaren

Votes: 5

61. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Glittering Prizes (2009)

44 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.6
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Rachel tries her hardest to resist Dave's new electrician Jake's flirting but finds herself falling for his charms just as Libby begins to have feelings for George. Ben is devastated by ... See full summary »

Director: Lynn Hegarty | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 12

62. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Got What It Takes (2013)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.0
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Coby cracks under the teasing from his mates, mixed signals from Frankie and Donna's lover Duncan Galloway's improper flirtation, which also worries Dave, leading to a true assault charge ... See full summary »

Director: Lynn-Maree Danzey | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, George Houvardas, James Stewart

Votes: 5

63. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Great Expectations (2012)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

9.0
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Ben moves to Nathan's villa room to avoid Mel's shadow now he shares his bed with Emma. Carbo, already rodent-terrorized, is not amused that Retta has turned into a ruthless scrooge to save... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Carlin | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Hugh Sheridan, George Houvardas

Votes: 8

64. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Having It All (2009)

50 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.9
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Rachel tries to move on with her life after George gives her an inspiring boom but gets mixed results but it does net her a potential new older mate. After appointing Nathan as his new ... See full summary »

Director: Nicholas Bufalo | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 12

65. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Head vs. Heart (2013)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.0
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Jackson's claim that neither part-time parent actually loves him brings Buzz to offer him a permanent home with him, on best behavior. Matt is so nervous when offered a recording session ... See full summary »

Director: Lynn Hegarty | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Hannah Marshall

Votes: 6

66. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: High Hopes (2013)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.8
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Director: Pino Amenta | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Hannah Marshall

Votes: 5

67. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Home Matters (2010)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.8
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Jake and Rachel plan to move out, although their ideas of a suitable home hardly square. Jake had sort of accepted Grace's lover Doug, but discovering about him and big brother moving out ... See full summary »

Director: Ian Watson | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Jessica Marais, Hugh Sheridan

Votes: 8

68. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: House of Cards (2009)

44 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.3
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Ben faces a gut-wrenching dilemma. Should he tell Melissa the truth about his drunken night with Kat? He talks to Kat who promises not to tell Melissa but can he trust her especially when ... See full summary »

Director: Marcus Cole | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 12

69. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: In with the New (2011)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.7
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Nathan is finally back, he and Ben can't hide long that they parted in utter confusion, actually after Ben's mindless cliff dive landed him in hospital. The annual garage cleaning and ... See full summary »

Director: Pino Amenta | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Jessica Marais, Hugh Sheridan

Votes: 9

70. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: It's My Party (2009)

44 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.6
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Dave throws the party of all parties for Ben and Melissa's engagement which distracts him from news that Chel is attending the renal unit several times a week. Nathan panics when he hears ... See full summary »

Director: Lynn Hegarty | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 8

71. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Judgement Day (2012)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.3
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Dave has landed another major contract, so he ends the boys to keep in shape, yet they insist on some partying. Jake is baffled when his father, who left his ma when he was four, turns up ... See full summary »

Director: Lynn Hegarty | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Hugh Sheridan, George Houvardas

Votes: 6

72. East West 101 (2007–2011)
Episode: Just Cargo (2009)

53 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.9
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Detective Zane Malik is deep undercover and in danger. Can he link an arms dealer, Akmal, with the car bomb murder of an NSO agent? Agent Skerritt is positive there's a connection. When ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Andrikidis | Stars: Lucy Abroon, Josef Ber, Julia Billington, Damian de Montemas

Votes: 7

73. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Keeping Step (2013)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.4
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Pushed by his mates, who also wondered why they're never invited at her place, actually her late father's, Coby finally makes another move on Frankie, which ends up in her bed, and recovers... See full summary »

Director: Jet Wilkinson | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, George Houvardas, James Stewart

Votes: 5

74. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Know Yourself (2010)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.5
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Ben wouldn't even consider Carbo's next 'the one' may be that, as he found Loretta on Internet, but Mel witnesses their first meeting looking exactly like love at first sight. Coby arrives ... See full summary »

Director: Pino Amenta | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Jessica Marais, Hugh Sheridan

Votes: 6

75. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Leap of Faith (2012)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.6
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Dave still won't meet Matt, but the boys drag him along to a concert, where sort of a musicians bond is established. Ben quickly regrets having accepted to join CorboRetta using up Tina's ... See full summary »

Director: Chris Martin-Jones | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Hugh Sheridan, Angus McLaren

Votes: 5

76. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Lessons in Happiness (2010)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.7
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Ben and Mel feel pressure mount now that people know they want offspring, even Julie's gift, a simple cookbook, adds to stress. After resuming rugby training, Jake has a third fit, so the ... See full summary »

Director: Chris Martin-Jones | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Jessica Marais, Hugh Sheridan

Votes: 6

77. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Letting Go (2012)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.8
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Coby's hasty resignation leaves his CV scarily sparse, so he ends up in a terrible job in suited car-wash publicity, starting to doubt if he should have sacrificed his apprenticeship. Dave ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Carlin | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Hugh Sheridan, George Houvardas

Votes: 6

78. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Life's Surprises (2013)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

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The Rafter clan is delighted that Nathan suddenly returns, but his surprise not was poorly timed, it's surpassed by his news: he has a new job and life in London, which includes a much ... See full summary »

Director: Lynn-Maree Danzey | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Hugh Sheridan, George Houvardas

79. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Lines of Communication (2008)

44 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.5
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Julie worries incessantly about the financial strain of supporting the entire family as Dave struggles to get referrals for his electrical contracting business. Meanwhile, Ben is ... See full summary »

Director: Lynn Hegarty | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 19

80. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Little Arrows (2009)

46 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.6
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Ted and Marjorie's romance continues to blossom until he meets her opinionated lesbian daughter Susannah and her pregnant partner Abbey. Rachel gets trapped in a building that is being ... See full summary »

Director: Cherie Nowlan | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 14

81. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Live and Let Live (2010)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.8
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Ben is naughtily amused when Mel discovers that Carbo's 'future bride' only invited him as date for her gay room-mate and confidant Jamie, who happens to share many interests with Nick. Ben... See full summary »

Director: Pino Amenta | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Jessica Marais, Hugh Sheridan

Votes: 6

82. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Living by the List (2009)

45 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.6
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Ben is determined to get a promotion to Bar Manager at the Bar but must compete against another more qualified manager to get the coveted job. Rachel goes on a number of blind dates, most ... See full summary »

Director: Lynn Hegarty | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 16

83. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Look Into My Eyes (2009)

47 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.6
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Bonnie Bright, a psychic/sandwich vendor gets Julie worried about her family especially when her predictions start to come through one by one. Meanwhile, Ben tries too hard to win Mel back.

Director: Pino Amenta | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 14

84. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Losing the Touch (2009)

45 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.6
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Julie's hormones are playing havoc with her usual ability to give sound advice to her family. Ben decides to declare his love to Mel on national television with comic results and Rachel ... See full summary »

Director: Lynn Hegarty | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 11

85. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Manning Up (2013)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Matt is despairing about his musical career, until Buzz gets a mate in a rising band to let him fill in when his guitarist is ill. Carbo enjoys his healthy sex life, but looks forward to ... See full summary »

Director: Samantha Lang | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Hannah Marshall

86. East West 101 (2007–2011)
Episode: Men of Conscience (2009)

53 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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A trip to Canberra with the widow of the murdered NSO agent leads Malik face-to-face with an old foe. But his absence from Major Crime causes problems as the squad investigates a mysterious... See full summary »

Director: Peter Andrikidis | Stars: Lucy Abroon, Sophie Aitken, Craig Ball, Sarah Becker

Votes: 6

87. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Moments of Clarity (2013)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Jake has dragged Alex back home so their mother can keep an eye on the junkie, but he soon begs to come back so as to avoid her man Doug and 'forgives' Jake for visiting their father Jim. ... See full summary »

Director: Roger Hodgman | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, George Houvardas, James Stewart

88. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Moments of Truth (2010)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

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Just before his kidney donation, Nathan wants to make preparation, including letters 'just in case' for his loved ones, and visits Tom in jail lacking inspiration. Tom's invitation for Chel... See full summary »

Director: Chris Martin-Jones | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Jessica Marais, Hugh Sheridan

89. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Mr Fix-It (2009)

45 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.6
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Dave and Nathan are at loggerheads because of Nathan's actions towards Sammy and the disappearance of Chel is not helping. So Ted starts by offers Nathan advice on saving his marriage to ... See full summary »

Director: Lynn Hegarty | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 10

90. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Naked Visions (2009)

46 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.9
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Rachel takes some artistic photographs of Julie as her body changes but not all the family wants to see the results. Dave gets close to Ben's dog Doorknob and is distraught when he is badly... See full summary »

Director: Ian Watson | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 14

91. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Nativity Play (2009)

49 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.2
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Nathan wins $14,000 at the casino with the chips he kept and tells Sammy to look for an apartment as they now have enough to move out. But thinking he can improve his winnings he goes back ... See full summary »

Director: Pino Amenta | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 10

92. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Natural Justice (2009)

44 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.1
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Nathan continues his search for a job opportunity in property and finds out that his old colleague Damien has been bad-mouthing him. Ben goes on jury duty and meets Cat and ends up bringing... See full summary »

Director: Nicholas Bufalo | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 14

93. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: One Day at a Time (2010)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.9
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Three weeks after Mel's funeral, Ben remains a sleepless wreck. The prospect of Ruby's first birthday party and Christmas makes him decide to try resuming his life and job, but it still ... See full summary »

Director: Pino Amenta | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Jessica Marais, Hugh Sheridan

Votes: 7

94. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Only a Heartbeat Away (2009)

45 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.3
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Carbo is lonely with Ben and Melissa gone on honeymoon so he ends up on a bender with Warney and drunkenly allows Warney to move in fearing Ben and Mel would want their own place. Meanwhile... See full summary »

Director: Nicholas Bufalo | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 9

95. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Other People's Eyes (2011)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.7
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Ben is spirited enough to return to Carbo's home and join in a ruthless prank war. Nathan's itching powder makes Ben's application for a bar job with the club's new owner awkward, but he ... See full summary »

Director: Shirley Barrett | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Jessica Marais, Hugh Sheridan

Votes: 6

96. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Out of Left Field (2009)

46 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.3
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Carbo's former childhood neighbour, Artemis from Lesbos in Greece, comes to stay with Carbo's mother Rita. But Artemis has a wild side and it takes all Carbo's wits to keep her away from ... See full summary »

Director: Kevin Carlin | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 9

97. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Out of the Comfort Zone (2010)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.8
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Ben desperately tries to avoid sacking waitress Lexi, but owner Derek insists that's his duty as manager. Jake volunteers to babysit Ruby with Rachel, but she bails out, so Jake brings the ... See full summary »

Director: Cherie Nowlan | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Jessica Marais, Hugh Sheridan

Votes: 10

98. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Over the Moon (2009)

45 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.3
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Rachel's boyfriend Rob's enthusiasm for playing happy families startles Rachel and causes her to break up with Rob. Will Ben get another chance with Mel after fate puts her back in his path... See full summary »

Director: Marcus Cole | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Angus McLaren, Jessica McNamee

Votes: 15

99. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Packing Up the Rafters (2013)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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Director: Lynn-Maree Danzey | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Hugh Sheridan, Angus McLaren

Votes: 7

100. Packed to the Rafters (2008–2013)
Episode: Perfect Bubble (2010)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

9.2
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Carbo-Retta drive their house-mates mildly crazy when she moves in. Ben plans a surprise suite for Mel, but she has to work late and then tragedy strikes. Jake reluctantly takes leave for ... See full summary »

Director: Chris Martin-Jones | Stars: Rebecca Gibney, Erik Thomson, Jessica Marais, Hugh Sheridan

Votes: 14