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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
Release Date:
7 September 1999 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
Keep the dream alive. See more »
Plot:
A group of young adults struggle to survive in a world where all the adults have been killed by a mysterious virus. Full summary »
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Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 17 of 114)
Caleb Ross ... Lex (260 episodes, 1999-2003)
Victoria Spence ... Salene (252 episodes, 1999-2003)
Meryl Cassie ... Ebony (236 episodes, 1999-2003)

Antonia Prebble ... Trudy (226 episodes, 1999-2003)
Michael Wesley-Smith ... Jack (183 episodes, 1999-2003)
Jennyfer Jewell ... Ellie (169 episodes, 1999-2003)
Beth Allen ... Amber / ... (159 episodes, 1999-2003)

Dwayne Cameron ... Bray (157 episodes, 1999-2002)
Jaimee Kaire-Gataulu ... Cloe (155 episodes, 1999-2002)

Michelle Ang ... Tai-San (142 episodes, 1999-2002)

Ari Boyland ... KC / ... (138 episodes, 1999-2003)
Laura Wilson ... May (132 episodes, 2000-2003)
Ryan Runciman ... Ryan (128 episodes, 1999-2001)
Sarah Major ... Patsy (121 episodes, 1999-2001)
Ashwath Sundaresan ... Dal (116 episodes, 1999-2000)
Nick Miller ... Pride (110 episodes, 2000-2003)
Vanessa Stacey ... Alice (108 episodes, 1999-2003)
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Series Directed by
John Reid (57 episodes, 1999-2001)
Costa Botes (44 episodes, 1999-2003)
Julian McSwiney (26 episodes, 1999-2003)
Laurence Wilson (22 episodes, 1999)
Janet Stubbings (22 episodes, 2000-2003)
Murray Keane (19 episodes, 2002-2003)
Colin McColl (18 episodes, 2000-2002)
Wayne Tourell (8 episodes, 1999)
John Callen (8 episodes, 2000)
Danny Mulheron (7 episodes, 2001)
Andrew Merrifield (6 episodes, 2002)
Ian Mune (6 episodes, 2002)
Peter T. Nathan (6 episodes, 2002)
Sally-Anne Kerr (6 episodes, 2003)
Duncan Smith (6 episodes, 2003)

Damon Andrews (unknown episodes)
Geoff Husson (unknown episodes)
Simon Murray (unknown episodes)
 
Series Writing credits
Harry Duffin (260 episodes, 1999-2003)
Raymond Thompson (260 episodes, 1999-2003)
David Fox (44 episodes, 1999-2003)
Joe Boyle (38 episodes, 1999-2003)
Tony Osborn (34 episodes, 1999-2003)
Charles Hodges (32 episodes, 1999-2003)
Anthony Read (26 episodes, 1999-2002)
Carrie Rose (15 episodes, 1999-2001)
Marie Macneill (13 episodes, 1999-2003)
James Wyllie (12 episodes, 1999-2003)
Nick Doughty (12 episodes, 1999-2000)
Dan Wicksman (8 episodes, 1999-2003)
Mike Kenny (7 episodes, 1999-2000)
Saranne James (4 episodes, 2003)
Andy Smith (3 episodes, 1999-2002)
Robyn Charteris (3 episodes, 1999-2000)
Lon Wright (3 episodes, 1999)
Valerie Georgeson (2 episodes, 1999)
Wendy Lee (2 episodes, 1999)
Samara McDowell (2 episodes, 2000)

Series Produced by
Debra Kelleher-Smith .... producer (260 episodes, 1999-2003)
Raymond Thompson .... executive producer (260 episodes, 1999-2003)
Declan Eames .... producer (52 episodes, 1999)
 
Series Original Music by
Simon May (105 episodes, 1999-2002)
Adam Thompson (52 episodes, 2003)
Raymond Thompson (52 episodes, 2003)

Simon Lockyer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Cinematography by
Renaud Maire (53 episodes, 1999)
Terry Parker (52 episodes, 2002)
David Paul (52 episodes, 2002)
Peter Janes (52 episodes, 2003)
 
Series Film Editing by
Owen Ferrier-Kerr (53 episodes, 1999)
Chris Todd (52 episodes, 2002)
Geoff Conway (52 episodes, 2003)
 
Series Production Design by
Dan Hennah (52 episodes, 1999)
Brad Mill (52 episodes, 2003)
 
Series Art Direction by
Brad Mill (52 episodes, 2002)
Ned Walker (10 episodes, 1999)

Miro Harre (unknown episodes)
 
Series Costume Design by
Claire Palmer (104 episodes, 2002-2003)
Gavin McLean (53 episodes, 1999)

Nic Smillie (unknown episodes)
 
Series Makeup Department
Karen Winefield .... makeup supervisor / assistant hair stylist / ... (53 episodes, 1999-2003)
Louise Monnington .... assistant hair stylist / assistant makeup artist (52 episodes, 2000-2001)
Debra East .... makeup designer (52 episodes, 2002)
Michele Perry .... makeup artist (52 episodes, 2002)
Hayley Atherton .... assistant hair stylist / assistant makeup artist (52 episodes, 2003)
Linda Wall .... assistant makeup artist / assistant hair stylist (2 episodes, 1999)
 
Series Production Management
Geoff Husson .... executive in charge of production (260 episodes, 1999-2003)
Phil Bolton .... post-production manager (53 episodes, 1999)
Debra Kelleher-Smith .... production manager (52 episodes, 1999)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
David Reid .... director: parallel unit (52 episodes, 2002)
Damon Andrews .... director: parallel unit (52 episodes, 2003)
Paul Murphy .... director: parallel unit (52 episodes, 2003)
Carmen J. Leonard .... first assistant director (2 episodes, 1999)
Robin Wilson .... third assistant director (2 episodes, 1999)

James Champion .... assistant director (unknown episodes)
Chris Clark .... third assistant director (unknown episodes)
Tony Forester .... first assistant director (unknown episodes)
Eric Houghton .... assistant director (unknown episodes)
Gene Keelan .... second assistant director / third assistant director (unknown episodes)
James Manttan .... third assistant director (unknown episodes)
 
Series Art Department
Karl Anton .... constructor (52 episodes, 1999)
Brett Blenkin .... constructor (52 episodes, 1999)
Kerry Dunn .... set finisher (52 episodes, 1999)
Mike Heffernan .... lead carpenter (52 episodes, 1999)
John Morton .... constructor (52 episodes, 1999)
Ed Mulholand .... construction manager (52 episodes, 1999)
Chris Ramsay .... set finisher (52 episodes, 1999)
Bryan Wakelin .... constructor (52 episodes, 1999)
Melissa Spicer .... props buyer (52 episodes, 2002)
Nick Sparrow .... graphic artist / graphics (2 episodes, 1999)

Daniel James .... assistant art director (unknown episodes)
Ben Milsom .... stand-by props (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Matt Cuirc .... boom operator (260 episodes, 1999-2003)
Ben Sinclair .... dialogue editor (104 episodes, 2002-2003)
Phil Burton .... dubbing mixer (53 episodes, 1999)
Anthony Spears .... sound recordist (53 episodes, 1999)
Sam Spicer .... boom operator (52 episodes, 1999)
Corrin Ellingford .... boom operator (3 episodes, 1999)

Jo Fraser .... boom operator (unknown episodes)
Mark Williams .... boom operator (unknown episodes)
 
Series Stunts
Peter Hassall .... stunt double (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Tim Dallas .... lighting technician (156 episodes, 2000-2003)
Paul Holland .... assistant camera / camera operator (122 episodes, 1999-2001)
Mathew Knight .... camera operator (104 episodes, 2002-2003)
Michaela Maguire .... assistant camera (104 episodes, 2002-2003)
Haley French .... camera trainee / camera assistant (53 episodes, 1999)
Anthony Redican .... technical supervisor: camera/grip (53 episodes, 1999)
Rhys Duncan .... camera operator (52 episodes, 1999)
Dana Little .... camera operator (52 episodes, 1999)
Fernando Reyes Allendes .... focus puller: a camera (52 episodes, 1999)
Beth Jenkins .... still photographer (2 episodes, 1999)
Gerald Morse .... gaffer (2 episodes, 1999)
Aaron Rangi .... grip assistant (2 episodes, 1999)

Mark Prebble .... focus puller: second camera (unknown episodes)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Catherine Anderton .... wardrobe supervisor (52 episodes, 1999)
Tony Drawbridge .... costume prop (52 episodes, 1999)
Francesca King .... wardrobe stand-by (52 episodes, 1999)
Sue O'Donnell .... wardrobe stand-by (52 episodes, 1999)
Gillian West-Walker .... wardrobe buyer (52 episodes, 1999)
Sally Gray .... set costumer (25 episodes, 2000)
Tom Caddy .... costume ager/dyer (3 episodes, 2003)
Claire Palmer .... pattern maker / wardrobe supervisor (2 episodes, 1999)
Penny Peplow .... wardrobe machinist (2 episodes, 1999)
 
Series Editorial Department
James Brackenbury .... colorist / on-line editor (2 episodes, 1999)
Danny Mulholland .... assistant editor (2 episodes, 1999)
 
Series Music Department
Simon Lockyer .... music associate (157 episodes, 1999-2003)
Keir Husson .... assistant music editor (53 episodes, 1999)
Adam Thompson .... music editor (53 episodes, 1999)
Tom McLeod .... music arranger (52 episodes, 2002)
 
Series Transportation Department
Julie Snelling .... driver: cast (1 episode, 1999)
 
Series Other crew
Harry Duffin .... script consultant (54 episodes, 1999-2003)
Lisa Josephs .... assistant to executive in charge of production (53 episodes, 1999)
Fiona Lancaster .... production accountant (53 episodes, 1999)
Samara McDowell .... script coordinator (53 episodes, 1999)
Richard Petrie .... production accountant (53 episodes, 1999)
Cameron Thompson .... consultant to the executive producer (53 episodes, 1999)
Karen Alexander .... continuity (52 episodes, 1999)
Andrew Cochrane .... cast coordinator (52 episodes, 1999)
Beth Jenkins .... assistant to executive producer (52 episodes, 1999)
Kate Kennedy .... production coordinator (52 episodes, 1999)
Josie Leckie .... coordinator / receptionist (52 episodes, 1999)
Jeanne Stuart .... production assistant (52 episodes, 1999)
David Fox .... script consultant (52 episodes, 2002)
Adam Thompson .... additional music composed by (52 episodes, 2002)
Simon May .... additonal music composed by (52 episodes, 2003)
Daniel James .... office runner (2 episodes, 1999)
Saranne James .... house mother (2 episodes, 1999)
Frances MacLean .... assistant script coordinator / script typist: Cloud 9/Cumulus (2 episodes, 1999)
Aky Najeeb .... executive: Cloud 9 (2 episodes, 1999)
Jeremy Speight .... director of finance (2 episodes, 1999)
Michelle Tingey .... production secretary / receptionist (2 episodes, 1999)
Peter Tonks .... location manager (2 episodes, 1999)

William Kircher .... communications executive (unknown episodes)
 

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Runtime:
30 min
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Certification:
Australia:M | Netherlands:6 | UK:U (one episode) | UK:PG (some episodes) | UK:12 (some episodes)

Did You Know?

Trivia:
The cast members of the show live together in a boarding house with strict rules, one of them being no inter-cast dating.See more »
Goofs:
Plot holes: In the first episode of the first series when Lex is speaking to Zoot and the Locos he's asked why he wants to be a Locust. When he struggles to answer the question he responds by reading graffiti on the wall which read "Locos are scandalous" and replies to Zoot "You're scandalous". However later in the series when Lex is trying to cook for Zandra; Lex reveals to KC that he can't read.See more »
Quotes:
Lex:Long Live Bray, the humanitarian! Lives saved, souls redeemed, consciences cleared and special rates for FRUITCAKES!See more »
Movie Connections:
Spin off "The New Tomorrow" (2005)See more »

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7 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
So fun, 3 July 2006
Author: misse1977 from Sweden

I have to say I always had a soft spot for these "kidsshows". Sometimes it's so bad it's good, but they are fun and relaxing to watch anyway. I watching through season 2 now and are amazed over how a show for kids can involve so much sex, teen-pregnancies violence and death. It's like a soap for grown people.

The acting are in some cases not so impressive. In other cases some of these kids are brilliant. Caleb Ross and Beth Allen comes to mind. I do hope those two continue working with acting because it would be a waste otherwise. Caleb Ross drinking scenes in season 2 are my favorite part of all the plot lines.

Give this a shot. It really is captivating, after you watched it for a while.

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