In the 1880s, Jack Grant, a young Englishman, has been sent by his parents to make a new life in the pioneering colony of Western Australia.
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Series cast summary:
Kenneth Branagh ...  Jack Grant 4 episodes, 1984
Sigrid Thornton ...  Monica Ellis 4 episodes, 1984
Steve Bisley ...  Esau 4 episodes, 1984
Jon Blake ...  Tom Ellis 4 episodes, 1984
Celia De Burgh Celia De Burgh ...  Mary 4 episodes, 1984
John Frawley John Frawley ...  Mr. George 4 episodes, 1984
Alfred Bell Alfred Bell ...  Dr. Rackett 4 episodes, 1984
Felicity Gordon Felicity Gordon ...  Ma Ellis 3 episodes, 1984
Richard Morgan Richard Morgan ...  Herbert 3 episodes, 1984
Paul Smith Paul Smith ...  Lennie 3 episodes, 1984
Sally McLennan Sally McLennan ...  Katie 3 episodes, 1984
Lou Brown Lou Brown ...  Ross 3 episodes, 1984
Howard Bell Howard Bell ...  Pa Ellis 2 episodes, 1984
Bunney Brooke Bunney Brooke ...  Gran Ellis 2 episodes, 1984
Ron Hackett Ron Hackett ...  Paddy 2 episodes, 1984
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In the 1880s, Jack Grant, a young Englishman, has been sent by his parents to make a new life in the pioneering colony of Western Australia. When he arrives, he is met at the dock by Mr. George, who introduces him to his mother's relatives. Jack's life is to be full of adventures, including taming horses and fighting kangaroos. Jack also competes for the love of two cousins. Written by Paul Gerard Kennedy

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First lead acting role of Sir Kenneth Branagh (Jack Grant). See more »

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Country:

Australia

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English

Release Date:

11 March 1984 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Castigo para una vida See more »

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(2 episodes) | (4 episodes)

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