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 Harry Montebello (10 episodes, 2012)
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 Kitty Montebello (10 episodes, 2012)
Aaron Fa'aoso ...
 Noel Montebello (10 episodes, 2012)
Jimi Bani ...
 Marou Montebello (10 episodes, 2012)
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 Gary Montebello (10 episodes, 2012)
Suzannah Bayes-Morton ...
 Sissi Montebello (10 episodes, 2012)
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 Lola Montebello (10 episodes, 2012)
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 Vince (10 episodes, 2012)
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 Antoinette Montebello (9 episodes, 2012)
Cramer Cain ...
 Eddie (8 episodes, 2012)
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 Natasha (7 episodes, 2012)
Tasia Zalar ...
 Bridget (7 episodes, 2012)
Chris Thiesfield ...
 Frank the Pilot (7 episodes, 2012)
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 Two Stroke (7 episodes, 2012)
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 Joel Thomson (5 episodes, 2012)
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 Joseph (5 episodes, 2012)
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 Inspector Sutherland (5 episodes, 2012)
Mele-Ana Fa'aoso ...
 Dylina (5 episodes, 2012)
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The Montebello Family are not your average Australian family; modern day smugglers, their family business is transporting drugs into Australia, and guns and exotic wildlife out, making use of ties of blood and loyalty in the Torres Strait Islands. Written by Anonymous

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Beautiful One Day. Deadly The Next.

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EXCELLENT and Compelling Drama
25 February 2016 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I saw this program listed on Netflix. I knew nothing about it. Brian Cox was the only actor in the series I had ever heard of.

I have watched the first ten episodes - and was mesmerized.

It is one of most well scripted series I have seen in longer than I can remember.In this type of program, the script drives everything else - and it is very well done.

The ensemble cast is totally believable from start to finish. They sell the script in a completely convincing way.

Another great perk is that this series is filmed in Queensland Australia,. Each episode is brim full of incredibly beautiful scenery and the local flavor and culture.


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