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 Ben McMahon (22 episodes, 2011)
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 Richard Stirling (22 episodes, 2011)
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 Erin O'Shaughnessy (22 episodes, 2011)
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 Lina Badir (22 episodes, 2011)
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 Janet King (22 episodes, 2011)
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 Tatum Novak (22 episodes, 2011)
Peter Kowitz ...
 Tony Gillies (22 episodes, 2011)
Jeanette Cronin ...
 Tracey Samuels (22 episodes, 2011)
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 David Sinclair (22 episodes, 2011)
Jerome Ehlers ...
 Rhys Kowalski (22 episodes, 2011)
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 Andy Campbell (17 episodes, 2011)
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 Conrad De Groot (17 episodes, 2011)
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 Harry (17 episodes, 2011)
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 Julie Rousseau (16 episodes, 2011)
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 Justice Rosenberg (10 episodes, 2011)
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Crownies follows five young solicitors fresh out of law school as they face the pressures and madness of modern single life - in a fast paced workplace that highlights the moral dilemmas and big issues facing an apparently civilised society

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Huge Disappointment
16 February 2017 | by (California, U.S.) – See all my reviews

The more recent "Janet King" miniseries featured a compelling & suspenseful storyline. "Crownies,' also called "the early episodes of Janet King' recently started on Acorn, so we expected more of the same in hour-long episodes. Wrong!

Judging by Episode 1 - and we don't care to watch anymore - this is your show if you enjoy CONSTANT, never-ending smarmy references to sex sex sex. Tiresome and juvenile. Dil**s & sex toys, oral sex, young women fondling male crotches and dressing up like sleazy hookers for a "Christmas Party," smirking young men - the writers have the mentality of precocious, horny teenagers who think all this wink-wink onslaught of crudity is terribly clever and attention-grabbing. Obviously to some people it is, but not my cup of tea. I would think Marta Dusseldorp would've been embarrassed to be involved with such silliness.


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