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"Survivors" (2008) More at IMDbPro »TV series 2008-

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Survivors: Season 1: Episode 6 -- Abby and her friends find themselves on the run from Samantha and Dexter, who have formed a dangerous alliance that threatens everyone's freedom. Meanwhile, Sarah is confronted by a face from the past which leads her to betray her new friends.
Survivors: Season 1: Episode 5 -- Suspicions are aroused when visionary spiritual leader John turns up mysteriously at the survivors' door with his ragged group of passionate disciples. Is he as innocent as he seems, or does he have more sinister intentions?
Survivors: Season 1: Episode 4 -- When Abby learns of a group of boys living in a nearby mansion, she leaves her new friends in order to see if her son is there. Unfortunately she'll first have to overcome an aggressive land conflict between the teenage boys and an ex-army officer.
Survivors: Season 1: Episode 3 -- Abby stumbles across a group led by the last surviving member of the Government. This community boasts light, hot water, food and power, all drawn from sustainable sources. Could this place hold the key to everyone's future?
Survivors: Season 1: Episode 2 -- Abby and her new friends discover that supplies will not be shared equally in the new world, as they come face to face with a gang of armed thugs who have laid claim to the supermarkets in the area, leaving them short of food and water.

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Seasons:
1 | 2
Release Date:
23 November 2008 (UK) See more »
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Plot:
An unknown virus pandemic kills more than 90% of the world's population. Those immune must strive to survive and overcome the difficulties of this new world order, hoping that the virus will not mutate.
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Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 10 of 32)

Julie Graham ... Abby Grant (12 episodes, 2008-2010)

Max Beesley ... Tom Price (12 episodes, 2008-2010)

Paterson Joseph ... Greg Preston (12 episodes, 2008-2010)

Zoë Tapper ... Anya Raczynski (12 episodes, 2008-2010)

Phillip Rhys ... Aalim Sadiq (12 episodes, 2008-2010)
Chahak Patel ... Najid Hanif (12 episodes, 2008-2010)

Robyn Addison ... Sarah Boyer (11 episodes, 2008-2010)

Nicholas Gleaves ... Whitaker / ... (9 episodes, 2008-2010)
Ronny Jhutti ... Sami Masood (6 episodes, 2008-2010)

Nikki Amuka-Bird ... Samantha Willis (5 episodes, 2008-2010)
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Series Directed by
Jamie Payne (3 episodes, 2008-2010)
Andrew Gunn (2 episodes, 2008)
Iain B. MacDonald (2 episodes, 2008)
Farren Blackburn (2 episodes, 2010)
David Evans (2 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Writing credits
Adrian Hodges (12 episodes, 2008-2010)
Terry Nation (12 episodes, 2008-2010)
Simon Tyrrell (3 episodes, 2008-2010)
Gaby Chiappe (2 episodes, 2008-2010)

Series Produced by
Diana Barton .... line producer (12 episodes, 2008-2010)
Adrian Hodges .... executive producer (12 episodes, 2008-2010)
Susan Hogg .... executive producer (12 episodes, 2008-2010)
Hugh Warren .... producer (12 episodes, 2008-2010)
 
Series Original Music by
Edmund Butt (7 episodes, 2008-2010)
 
Series Cinematography by
Alan Almond (4 episodes, 2010)
Graham Frake (2 episodes, 2008)
Nigel Willoughby (2 episodes, 2008)
Fabian Wagner (2 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Film Editing by
David Rees (3 episodes, 2008-2010)
David Barrett (2 episodes, 2008)
Steve Singleton (2 episodes, 2008)
Tim Marchant (2 episodes, 2010)
Beverley Mills (2 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Casting by
Andy Pryor (6 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Production Design by
Will Hughes-Jones (7 episodes, 2008-2010)
 
Series Art Direction by
Mark Stonehouse (6 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Costume Design by
John Krausa (6 episodes, 2008-2010)
 
Series Makeup Department
Nic Collins .... makeup designer (6 episodes, 2008)
Jodie Fidell-Walker .... makeup supervisor (6 episodes, 2008)
Angela Parkinson .... makeup artist (6 episodes, 2008)
Debbi Salmon .... makeup designer (6 episodes, 2010)

Mike H.G. Bates .... lab technician: Hybrid Enterprises (unknown episodes, 2008)
Mike Stringer .... special makeup effects designer: Hybrid Enterprises (unknown episodes, 2008)
 
Series Production Management
Marc Price .... unit manager (6 episodes, 2008)
Lee Smith .... unit manager (6 episodes, 2010)
Danny Hussain .... unit manager (5 episodes, 2008)
Heidi Mount .... post-production supervisor (5 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Penny Davies .... second assistant director (6 episodes, 2008)
Thomas Alibone .... third assistant director (6 episodes, 2010)
Jake Rollins .... additional third assistant director (4 episodes, 2010)
Daniel Goldstein .... third assistant director (3 episodes, 2008)
Jen Leng .... third assistant director (3 episodes, 2008)
Steve Robinson .... first assistant director (3 episodes, 2008)
Simon Morris .... first assistant director (2 episodes, 2008)
Simon Dale .... third assistant director (2 episodes, 2010)
Kiaran Murray-Smith .... first assistant director (2 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Art Department
Lizzie Kilham .... stand-by art director (10 episodes, 2008-2010)
Lynne Benelick .... stand-by props (6 episodes, 2008)
Alistair Brauders .... dressing props (6 episodes, 2008)
Tom Higgins .... stand-by carpenter (6 episodes, 2008)
Jim Mate .... prop master (6 episodes, 2008)
Kate Scopes .... production buyer (6 episodes, 2008)
Bjarne Tungland .... art department assistant (6 episodes, 2008)
Greg White .... stand-by props (6 episodes, 2008)
Philip A. Brown .... art department assistant (6 episodes, 2010)
Chris Rosser .... assistant art director (6 episodes, 2010)
Douglas Ferguson .... dressing props (5 episodes, 2008)
Graham Ward .... stand-by art director (3 episodes, 2008)
Duncan Wheeler .... props consultant (2 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Sound Department
Martin Jensen .... re-recording mixer / sound re-recording mixer (12 episodes, 2008-2010)
Catherine Thomas .... foley editor / foley recordist/editor (12 episodes, 2008-2010)
Chris Atkinson .... sound recordist (6 episodes, 2008)
Virginia Thorn .... foley editor (6 episodes, 2008)
Forbes Noonan .... adr recordist / foley recordist (6 episodes, 2010)
Jeff Richardson .... dialogue editor (6 episodes, 2010)
Matt Atkinson .... boom operator (5 episodes, 2008)
Gavin Dunn .... sound maintenance (5 episodes, 2008)
Peter Gates .... dialogue editor (5 episodes, 2008)
Graham Headicar .... supervising sound editor (5 episodes, 2008)
Alex Ellerington .... effects editor / sound effects editor (3 episodes, 2008-2010)
Neil Hillman .... adr mixer (2 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Special Effects by
Tony Auger .... special effects coordinator (6 episodes, 2008)
Garth Inns .... special effects (6 episodes, 2010)
Mark Shelley .... armourer (5 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Simon Blackledge .... visual effects (6 episodes, 2008)
Gary Kelly .... digital compositor (6 episodes, 2008)
Matt Wood .... visual effects supervisor (6 episodes, 2008)
Erik Ellefsen .... visual effects artist (6 episodes, 2010)
Grant Hewlett .... cg supervisor (6 episodes, 2010)
Val Wardlaw .... visual effects artist (6 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Stunts
Gary Connery .... stunt coordinator (2 episodes, 2008)
Nrinder Dhudwar .... stunt coordinator (2 episodes, 2008)
Crispin Layfield .... stunt coordinator (2 episodes, 2008)
Ian Pead .... stunt double (2 episodes, 2010)

Chris Pollard .... stunt double (unknown episodes, 2008)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Matt Squire .... still photographer (8 episodes, 2008-2010)
Lawrence Carter .... rigger (6 episodes, 2008)
Vinny Cowper .... best boy (6 episodes, 2008)
Heather Crompton .... b camera loader (6 episodes, 2008)
Dave Keogh .... electrician (6 episodes, 2008)
Tony O'Brien .... generator operator (6 episodes, 2008)
Jon Best .... gaffer (6 episodes, 2010)
Clare Connor .... assistant camera (6 episodes, 2010)
Nick Cooke .... assistant camera (6 episodes, 2010)
Stewart Holt .... electrician (6 episodes, 2010)
Peter Howard .... camera operator (6 episodes, 2010)
Tim Hyson .... second assistant camera (6 episodes, 2010)
Steve McGrail .... best boy (6 episodes, 2010)
Ross Pearson .... stand-by rigger (6 episodes, 2010)
Luke Stone .... assistant grip (6 episodes, 2010)
Gareth Williams .... electrician (6 episodes, 2010)
Steve Blake .... gaffer (5 episodes, 2008)
Owen Charnley .... assistant grip (4 episodes, 2008)
Keith Mead .... grip (4 episodes, 2008)
Grant Weir .... electrician (4 episodes, 2008)
David Bell .... focus puller (3 episodes, 2008)
Terry Moore .... gaffer (3 episodes, 2008)
Greg Murray .... grip assistant (3 episodes, 2008)
Steve Murray .... a-camera/steadicam operator / camera operator (3 episodes, 2008)
Ben Chads .... camera operator (2 episodes, 2008)
Charlie England .... focus puller (2 episodes, 2008)
Louise MacEllin .... clapper loader (2 episodes, 2008)
Dean Murray .... clapper loader (2 episodes, 2008)
Fabian Wagner .... camera operator (2 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Casting Department
Andy Brierley .... casting associate (6 episodes, 2008)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Orla Smyth .... costume assistant (6 episodes, 2008)
Rachel Vallance .... costume supervisor (6 episodes, 2008)
Beth Lewis .... costume supervisor (6 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Editorial Department
Christian Blood .... assistant editor (6 episodes, 2008)
Aidan Farrell .... colorist (6 episodes, 2008)
John Kerron .... on-line editor (6 episodes, 2008)
Sion Penny .... conform editor (6 episodes, 2008)
Perry Gibbs .... colorist (6 episodes, 2010)
Clyde Kellett .... on-line editor (6 episodes, 2010)
Andrew Melhuish .... assistant editor (6 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Music Department
Toby Wood .... score recording engineer (12 episodes, 2008-2010)
 
Series Other crew
Joe Donaldson .... script editor (12 episodes, 2008-2010)
Abigail Atkinson .... production secretary (6 episodes, 2008)
Claire Hildred .... production coordinator (6 episodes, 2008)
Emily James .... floor runner (6 episodes, 2008)
Carmel Maloney .... production consultant (6 episodes, 2008)
Zoie Miller .... assistant accountant (6 episodes, 2008)
Andy Morgan .... location manager (6 episodes, 2008)
Kelly Phillips .... production accountant (6 episodes, 2008)
Angie Pontefract .... script supervisor (6 episodes, 2008)
Esther Springer .... script editor (6 episodes, 2008)
Richard Cookson .... assistant script editor (6 episodes, 2010)
Janine H. Jones .... floor runner (6 episodes, 2010)
Christopher Mullen .... production runner (6 episodes, 2010)
Rebecca Rawcliffe .... location manager (6 episodes, 2010)
Kate Grant .... location scout (5 episodes, 2008)
Francesca Wolfe .... production runner (5 episodes, 2008)
Mike Noble .... production coordinator (3 episodes, 2010)
 

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60 min
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Certification:
Australia:MA (DVD rating) | Australia:M (TV rating) | Netherlands:16

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Trivia:
Roger Lloyd Pack is the only cast member to have acted in both the original series and the 21st Century remake.See more »
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FAQ

How much sex, violence, and profanity is in this series?
How many people survived the virus?
How did Abby survive the virus even though she caught it?
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57 out of 87 people found the following review useful.
Really Enjoying It, 27 November 2008
Author: Alexander Forrest from Rotterdam, the Netherlands

I never had the chance to see the original, but for the most part I'm really enjoying the acting. Both the detached one dimensional characters and the deeper ones. It's a good cross section for today's society.

I'm curious to see how the story will progress and I'm a sucker for interesting camera shots. The part where they follow the Kuwaiti guy across the city while he's in his Audi R8 is beautifully done.

And yes the Mosque scene is also brilliant. That whole opening sequence of everyone finding out they're the last ones was amazing.

Being a great fan of music, all the tunes used in this story really struck a chord with me. Brilliant music, brilliant visuals, good acting, and an intriguing story; it's everything I'm missing with the crap on American TV.

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