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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3
Release Date:
2012 (Australia) See more »
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Plot:
Our female sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of late 1920s Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl-handled pistol and her dagger-sharp wit.
Awards:
1 win & 4 nominations See more »
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Great fun! Smart. Witty. Beautiful Costumes. See more (30 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 8 of 28)

Essie Davis ... Phryne Fisher (34 episodes, 2012-2015)

Nathan Page ... Detective John 'Jack' Robinson / ... (34 episodes, 2012-2015)

Hugo Johnstone-Burt ... Hugh Collins / ... (34 episodes, 2012-2015)

Ashleigh Cummings ... Dorothy 'Dot' Williams / ... (34 episodes, 2012-2015)
Richard Bligh ... Mr. Butler (32 episodes, 2012-2015)
Travis McMahon ... Bert (29 episodes, 2012-2015)
Anthony Sharpe ... Cec (29 episodes, 2012-2015)

Tammy Macintosh ... Dr. Mac (16 episodes, 2012-2015)
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Series Directed by
Tony Tilse (9 episodes, 2012-2015)
Daina Reid (5 episodes, 2012-2015)
Peter Andrikidis (4 episodes, 2013-2015)
David Caesar (2 episodes, 2012)
Kate Dennis (2 episodes, 2012)
Emma Freeman (2 episodes, 2012)
Clayton Jacobson (2 episodes, 2012)
Ken Cameron (2 episodes, 2013)
Sian Davies (2 episodes, 2013)
Declan Eames (2 episodes, 2013)
Catherine Millar (2 episodes, 2013)
Mat King (2 episodes, 2015)
 
Series Writing credits
Kerry Greenwood (34 episodes, 2012-2015)
Ysabelle Dean (8 episodes, 2012-2015)
Deborah Cox (7 episodes, 2012-2015)
Elizabeth Coleman (5 episodes, 2012-2015)
Chris Corbett (5 episodes, 2012-2015)
John Banas (4 episodes, 2013)
Shelley Birse (2 episodes, 2012)
Liz Doran (2 episodes, 2012)
Michael Miller (2 episodes, 2012)
Kristen Dunphy (2 episodes, 2013)

Series Produced by
Deborah Cox .... executive producer / producer (34 episodes, 2012-2015)
Fiona Eagger .... executive producer / producer (34 episodes, 2012-2015)
Anna Molyneaux .... line producer (34 episodes, 2012-2015)
Carole Sklan .... executive producer (34 episodes, 2012-2015)
Sue Masters .... executive producer (21 episodes, 2013-2015)
Haley Gillies .... post producer (14 episodes, 2013-2015)
Nicholas Verso .... producer: behind the scenes (14 episodes, 2013-2015)
Christopher Gist .... executive producer (13 episodes, 2012)
Essie Davis .... associate producer (8 episodes, 2015)
 
Series Original Music by
Greg Walker (29 episodes, 2012-2015)
 
Series Cinematography by
Roger Lanser (34 episodes, 2012-2015)
 
Series Film Editing by
Stephen Evans (16 episodes, 2012-2015)
Geoff Hitchins (14 episodes, 2012-2015)
Anne Carter (2 episodes, 2012)
Nathan Wild (2 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Casting by
Alison Telford (28 episodes, 2012-2015)
Nathan Lloyd (7 episodes, 2015)
Ann Robinson (7 episodes, 2015)
 
Series Production Design by
Robbie Perkins (34 episodes, 2012-2015)
 
Series Art Direction by
Michael Rumpf (16 episodes, 2013-2015)
Lance Whitehouse (13 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Sean Dennis (29 episodes, 2012-2015)
Victoria McKenzie (13 episodes, 2012)
Kate Russell (9 episodes, 2013)
Sam Jamieson (3 episodes, 2015)
 
Series Costume Design by
Marion Boyce (34 episodes, 2012-2015)
 
Series Makeup Department
Anna Karpinski .... hair designer / makeup designer / ... (29 episodes, 2012-2015)
Ian Loughnan .... makeup & hair supervisor / make up and hair assistant / ... (29 episodes, 2012-2015)
Pam Murphy .... makeup & hair supervisor / hair & make-up supervisor (26 episodes, 2012-2013)
Greta Keddie .... make up and hair assistant / assistant hair stylist / ... (13 episodes, 2013)
Selena Pertzel .... hairdresser / makeup artist (7 episodes, 2012)
Lee Norris .... make up and hair assistant / assistant hair stylist / ... (7 episodes, 2013)
Natalie Burley .... make up and hair assistant (6 episodes, 2013)
Kate Birch .... makeup & hair supervisor / hair supervisor / ... (3 episodes, 2015)
Kat Bardsley .... makeup assistant (2 episodes, 2015)
Lisa Hill .... makeup artist (2 episodes, 2015)
 
Series Production Management
Jennifer Barty .... production manager (33 episodes, 2012-2015)
Leigh Ammitzboll .... unit manager (13 episodes, 2013)
Alex Baldwin .... production executive: ABC (3 episodes, 2013-2015)
Andrew Brinsmead .... post-production supervisor (3 episodes, 2015)
Carol Johnston .... senior post production supervisor / senior post-production supervisor (3 episodes, 2015)
Tom Wright .... unit manager (2 episodes, 2015)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ian 'Scooter' Welbourn .... second assistant director / third assistant director (27 episodes, 2012-2015)
Renata Blaich .... second assistant director (22 episodes, 2012-2013)
Chris Odgers .... first assistant director (17 episodes, 2012-2015)
Alfredo Dean .... third assistant director (13 episodes, 2013)
Lucia Smyrk .... third assistant director (8 episodes, 2015)
Darrin Oakley .... first assistant director (7 episodes, 2012)
Todd Embling .... first assistant director (6 episodes, 2013)
Pauline Walker .... first assistant director (4 episodes, 2015)
 
Series Art Department
Jayne Russell .... art department coordinator (28 episodes, 2012-2015)
Jacqueline Dowling .... graphics / graphic artist (27 episodes, 2012-2015)
Peter Keeble .... assistant property master / stand by props (19 episodes, 2012-2013)
Olivia Pulbrook .... assistant stand by props / graphics / ... (16 episodes, 2012-2013)
Simon Harkom .... art runner / art department runner (16 episodes, 2013-2015)
Harvey Mawson .... property master / props master (16 episodes, 2013-2015)
Angela Paraskevas .... set dresser / buyer (16 episodes, 2013-2015)
Martin Perkins .... props buyer (13 episodes, 2012)
Tarquin Faggetter .... on-set constuction / on-set construction / ... (13 episodes, 2013)
Esther Justin .... assistant art director / production design intern (11 episodes, 2012)
Steve Murray Jr. .... art department runner (11 episodes, 2012)
Sam Jamieson .... buyer (9 episodes, 2013)
Marty Manca .... set dresser / buyer (9 episodes, 2013)
William Del Mar .... assistant property master (8 episodes, 2013)
Sam Howden .... stand-by props (8 episodes, 2015)
Tim Disney .... stand by props / stand-by props (7 episodes, 2012-2013)
Nadia Dusselberg .... set dresser (6 episodes, 2013)
Sarah Booth .... assistant stand by props (5 episodes, 2012)
Neneh Lucia .... art department intern (4 episodes, 2013)
Ivy D'Orsogna .... art department assistant / props buyer (3 episodes, 2015)
Vanessa Franz .... buyer / set dresser (3 episodes, 2015)
Anna O'Donnell .... assistant standby props / assistant stand-by props (3 episodes, 2015)
Phoebe Wolf .... assistant property master (2 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Sound Department
Steve Witherow .... sound re-recording mixer / sound mixer (17 episodes, 2012-2015)
Colin Jones .... sound recordist (16 episodes, 2013-2015)
Ray Phillips .... boom operator (16 episodes, 2013-2015)
Ian MacWilliams .... sound designer / sound studio manager (13 episodes, 2013)
Helen McGrath .... boom operator (13 episodes, 2013)
Matt Cuirc .... boom operator (3 episodes, 2015)
 
Series Special Effects by
John Fox .... pyrotechnician (2 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Scott Zero .... visual effects supervisor / visual effects designer (29 episodes, 2012-2015)
Peter Thomas .... post production digitiser (13 episodes, 2013)
Andy Canny .... title designer / title sequence designer: Plus Films (4 episodes, 2013-2015)
Donna McCrum .... title designer / title sequence designer: Plus Films (4 episodes, 2013-2015)
 
Series Stunts
Russell Frost .... stunt coordinator / safety supervisor (23 episodes, 2012-2015)
Ri-Jie Kwok .... stunt performer (4 episodes, 2012-2013)
Nathan James .... stunt assistant / stunt double: Colin Moody / ... (3 episodes, 2013-2015)
Philli Anderson .... stunt double: Ashley Cummins / stunt performer (2 episodes, 2012)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Michael Cleary .... gaffer (29 episodes, 2012-2015)
Max Gaffney .... key grip (29 episodes, 2012-2015)
Brendan Ratcliffe .... best boy / electrician / ... (29 episodes, 2012-2015)
Andrew Schmidt .... camera operator: camera / first assistant camera / ... (29 episodes, 2012-2015)
Cara Hurley .... focus puller / clapper loader / ... (26 episodes, 2012-2013)
Zoe Zengin .... clapper loader / trainee camera assistant (26 episodes, 2012-2013)
Phil Bence .... grip (25 episodes, 2012-2015)
Brian Pribble .... grip / best boy grip (16 episodes, 2012-2015)
Iain Byrne .... video split operator / electrics assistant (16 episodes, 2013-2015)
Ben King .... still photographer (16 episodes, 2013-2015)
Brendan Shaw .... 2nd unit dop / steadicam operator / ... (15 episodes, 2012-2013)
Warwick Brown .... third electrics / electrician (15 episodes, 2013-2015)
Cameron Dunn .... focus puller / focus puller: "a" camera (15 episodes, 2013-2015)
Toby Watson .... focus puller: b camera / focus puller: a camera (13 episodes, 2012)
Lincoln Hunt .... electrician assistant / trainee electrician (13 episodes, 2013)
Shane Phillips .... assistant grip / grip (13 episodes, 2013)
Anthony Polkinghorne .... focus puller: a camera (9 episodes, 2012)
Bill Green .... still photographer (6 episodes, 2013)
Emily Jade Barr .... clapper loader (4 episodes, 2012)
Corydon Anderson .... clapper loader (3 episodes, 2015)
Sarah Enticknap .... still photographer (3 episodes, 2015)
Warren Lazarides .... focus puller: "b" camera (3 episodes, 2015)
Sean McClory .... camera operator: "b" camera / director of photography: second unit (3 episodes, 2015)
Ashley Renehan .... electrics attachment / grip department attachment (3 episodes, 2015)
Romilly Spiers .... video split operator (3 episodes, 2015)
 
Series Casting Department
Martine Gow .... extras casting (13 episodes, 2013)
Alexis Johns .... casting associate (8 episodes, 2015)
Lisa Richardson .... extras casting (3 episodes, 2015)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Gareth Blaha .... assistant costume designer / costume coordinator (29 episodes, 2012-2015)
Margot McCartney .... costume buyer / costume art finisher / ... (29 episodes, 2012-2015)
Jo Webster .... costume coordinator / extras wardrobe (22 episodes, 2012-2013)
Peter O'Halloran .... costume standby / dresser / ... (16 episodes, 2012-2015)
Justine Coultham .... sewer / costume cutter / ... (16 episodes, 2013-2015)
Nicole Lacsni .... sewer / costume sewer (16 episodes, 2013-2015)
Ruby Parker .... costume runner / costume assistant / ... (16 episodes, 2013-2015)
Ailsa Woodyard .... costume cutter (14 episodes, 2012-2013)
Alistair Johns .... costume standby (13 episodes, 2012)
Nicci McGuffog .... trainee costume assistant (13 episodes, 2012)
Lynne Molloy .... costume maker (13 episodes, 2012)
John Van Gastel .... cutter / costume cutter (13 episodes, 2013)
Tami Holton .... standby costume / costume stand-by (13 episodes, 2013)
Bex Joyce .... standby costume / costume stand-by (13 episodes, 2013)
Fiona MacKinnon .... extras costume coordinator (13 episodes, 2013)
Alisa Woodyard .... cutter (13 episodes, 2013)
Fiona Rogan .... costume coordinator / assistant costume designer / ... (10 episodes, 2013-2015)
Lara Barwick .... sewer (6 episodes, 2013)
Heather McCallum .... sewer (6 episodes, 2013)
Mark Campbell .... extras wardrobe (4 episodes, 2012)
Ingrid Beilharz .... costume sewer (3 episodes, 2015)
Sandra DiMartino .... assistant costume standby (3 episodes, 2015)
Bridget Dixon .... costume standby (3 episodes, 2015)
Val Gaul .... costume cutter (3 episodes, 2015)
Renee Goodman .... extras costume coordinator (3 episodes, 2015)
Katrina Pickering .... guest costume designer (3 episodes, 2015)
 
Series Editorial Department
John Kerron .... on-line editor (34 episodes, 2012-2015)
Dee McClelland .... colorist / colourist (29 episodes, 2012-2015)
Carol Johnston .... post production supervisor (18 episodes, 2013-2015)
Jayne Luxton .... post production supervisor (13 episodes, 2012)
Paul Rowe .... assistant editor (13 episodes, 2012)
Peter Thomas .... digitizer (13 episodes, 2012)
Simon Ryan .... post-production assistant / assistant editor (13 episodes, 2013)
Kathy Freeman .... assistant editor / Assistant Editor (8 episodes, 2015)
Neil Wood .... datacine technician (3 episodes, 2015)
Haley Gillies .... post production producer (2 episodes, 2015)
 
Series Music Department
Norman Parkhill .... music supervisor / Music Supervisor (29 episodes, 2012-2015)
Greg Walker .... composer: additional music / arranger: original music / ... (13 episodes, 2013)
Ant Smith .... music editor (3 episodes, 2013-2015)
 
Series Transportation Department
Colin Forsythe .... vehicle wrangler / vehicle coordinator (15 episodes, 2013-2015)
 
Series Other crew
Dan Beck .... location manager / assistant location manager (34 episodes, 2012-2015)
Lexie Arabadjis .... company accountant / financial administrator / ... (29 episodes, 2012-2015)
Mandy Carter .... production accountant (26 episodes, 2012-2013)
Reezy Miller .... post production scripts / post-production script (26 episodes, 2012-2013)
Stephen Brett .... location supervisor / location manager / ... (22 episodes, 2012-2015)
Scott Warwick .... armorer / armourer: Warwick Firearms / ... (21 episodes, 2013-2015)
Nathan James .... safety supervisor (17 episodes, 2012-2013)
Jo Bell .... script executive for the abc / script executive: ABC (16 episodes, 2013-2015)
Bree Whiting .... assistant to producer / project & digital manager: Every Cloud / ... (16 episodes, 2013-2015)
Tracey Mair .... publicist / unit publicist (15 episodes, 2013-2015)
James Romeril .... on set locations manager / directors attachment / ... (15 episodes, 2013-2015)
Chris Corbett .... script editor / staff writer / ... (13 episodes, 2012-2013)
Robert D. Ambler .... unit assistant (13 episodes, 2012)
Meg Courtney .... intern script editor / script coordinator / ... (13 episodes, 2012)
Toby Granger .... unit manager (13 episodes, 2012)
Ben Grogan .... production coordinator (13 episodes, 2012)
Dave Gumbrell .... unit assistant (13 episodes, 2012)
Jono Hirsch .... assistant production accountant (13 episodes, 2012)
Stephan Latsch .... production runner (13 episodes, 2012)
Brendan O'Grady .... unit assistant (13 episodes, 2012)
Ben Rollinson .... unit assistant (13 episodes, 2012)
Hannah Ross .... producers asssistant / producer's assistant (13 episodes, 2012)
Roger Simpson .... unit assistant (13 episodes, 2012)
Adriana Weare .... production runner (13 episodes, 2012)
Jay Adshead .... production secretary (13 episodes, 2013)
Rob Ambler .... unit / unit assistant (13 episodes, 2013)
Leigh Ammitzboll .... unit manager (13 episodes, 2013)
Tony Arapoglou .... additional unit assist (13 episodes, 2013)
Deborah Cox .... script producer (13 episodes, 2013)
Jane Curtis .... additional unit assist (13 episodes, 2013)
Russell Frost .... safety supervisor and sung coordinator (13 episodes, 2013)
Clare Hollins .... production runner (13 episodes, 2013)
Christine Hutchins .... production coordinator (13 episodes, 2013)
Steve Pappas .... unit / unit assistant (13 episodes, 2013)
Vaya Pashos .... script coordinator (13 episodes, 2013)
Jacquie Robertson .... nurse (13 episodes, 2013)
Joel Roche .... production runner (13 episodes, 2013)
Susie Struth .... script supervisor (12 episodes, 2012-2013)
Christina Pallot .... production coordinator / assistant production coordinator / ... (11 episodes, 2012)
Frances Stepherdson .... accounts assistant (10 episodes, 2013)
Odell Bliss .... production secretary (9 episodes, 2012)
John Fox .... armorer (9 episodes, 2012)
Chelsea Wheatley .... production runner (9 episodes, 2012)
Mia Tolhurst .... script editor / story editor (9 episodes, 2013)
Katherine Fry .... script manager (8 episodes, 2015)
Amy Houghton .... production coordinator (8 episodes, 2015)
Alli Parker .... production secretary (8 episodes, 2015)
Amy Barclay .... script supervisor (7 episodes, 2012)
Max Conroy .... script coordinator / script editor trainee (7 episodes, 2012)
Jeanette Fisher .... caterer / caterer: Sweet Seduction Catering (7 episodes, 2013-2015)
Helen Clarke .... caterer / caterer: Hel's Kitchen (7 episodes, 2013)
Robyn Coombs .... caterer / caterer: Hel's Kitchen (7 episodes, 2013)
Michael Madigan .... location manager / location scout (6 episodes, 2012-2013)
Drew Rhodes .... location manager (6 episodes, 2012)
Merran Elliot .... script supervisor (6 episodes, 2013)
Greg Innes .... unit / unit assistant (5 episodes, 2013)
Kelly Yates .... production secretary (4 episodes, 2012)
Anna Cameron .... business affairs: Every Cloud / business affairs manager: ABC (4 episodes, 2013-2015)
Emma J. Steele .... script editor / story editor (4 episodes, 2013)
Paul Kiely .... script supervisor (4 episodes, 2015)
Simon Rose .... directing intern (3 episodes, 2012)
Kim Bassett .... publicist: ABC (3 episodes, 2013-2015)
Michelle Tyson Clark .... assistant to head of fiction: ABC (3 episodes, 2013-2015)
Dan Pearce .... legal advisor: Holding Redlich / legal advisor (3 episodes, 2013-2015)
Greer Simpkin .... deputy head of fiction: ABC (3 episodes, 2013-2015)
Manny Caracciola .... pre-production coordinator (3 episodes, 2013)
Alice Greenwood .... accounts assistant (3 episodes, 2013)
Tony Cavanaugh .... story editor / production accountant (3 episodes, 2015)
Janine Chalwell .... production accountant (3 episodes, 2015)
Melissa Hayward .... script supervisor (3 episodes, 2015)
Elizabeth Packett .... script editor (3 episodes, 2015)
Libby Evans .... daily nurse (2 episodes, 2012)
Sandy Greenwood .... production attachment (2 episodes, 2013)
Ryan Griffen .... directors attachment (2 episodes, 2013)
Jo Kasch .... script editor (2 episodes, 2013)
Hamish MacLeod .... unit assistant (2 episodes, 2013)
John Way .... producer attachment (2 episodes, 2013)
Clay Dunn .... unit assistant (2 episodes, 2015)
Grant Haye .... production runner (2 episodes, 2015)
Riyani Martorejo .... assistant production accountant (2 episodes, 2015)
Zoe Marxsen .... production runner (2 episodes, 2015)
Daniel Mathew .... unit assistant (2 episodes, 2015)
Tom McCrossin .... unit assistant (2 episodes, 2015)
 
Series Thanks
El Erdmane .... thanks / with thanks to (2 episodes, 2015)
Rachel Glaister .... thanks / with thanks to (2 episodes, 2015)
Maarjte Horchner .... thanks / with thanks to (2 episodes, 2015)
Louise Pedersen .... thanks / with thanks to (2 episodes, 2015)
 

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Did You Know?

Trivia:
In a further nod to Sherlock Holmes, Miss Frannie Fisher lives on Baker Street.See more »
Goofs:
Anachronisms: Although the producers have obviously gone to some trouble to use period firearms suited to the 1920s era, nevertheless Miss Fishers trademark revolver is a Chiefs Special model that was introduced in America on 1950. Similar American revolvers by Smith & Wesson from the 20s era were distinctly different on appearance.See more »

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41 out of 49 people found the following review useful.
Great fun! Smart. Witty. Beautiful Costumes., 23 December 2012
Author: riverstyxmail from NYC

Call me nerdy, I love this show and so looking forward to season 2. Thank the tech nerds for the internet that allows me to see shows from all the world. They are who have given me access to great shows such as The Killing (Danish), Downton Abbey, Miss Fisher and so many more.

If you can appreciate amazing costume design and construction within a universe that is also beautifully shot and written. Yes, the murder mystery formula may be derivative, but as a woman, I appreciate the strength of Miss Fisher and those she assembles around her. Her mischievous, but lovable antics are endearing. And, the writing is just good enough to make this a 9 in my book. I think this is a step above Downton Abbey or any of the other Edwardian and/or 20s period television soapies.

It may be reconstructed history...but it is fun. It's great for the whole family. There are adult themes, but if you are forward thinking parents, this is completely within the parameters of what your kids should be aware of and take as reality. If only the 1920s Australia were this "contemporary".

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