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Series cast summary:
Rodger Corser ...  Lawson Blake 70 episodes, 2008-2011
Callan Mulvey ...  Brendan 'Josh' Joshua 70 episodes, 2008-2011
Nicole da Silva ...  Stella Dagostino 70 episodes, 2008-2011
Ashley Zukerman ...  Michael Sandrelli 70 episodes, 2008-2011
Samuel Johnson Samuel Johnson ...  Leon Broznic 70 episodes, 2008-2011
Catherine McClements Catherine McClements ...  Kerry Vincent 70 episodes, 2008-2011
Jolene Anderson ...  Shannon Henry 57 episodes, 2009-2011
Josef Ber ...  Dominic Wales 41 episodes, 2008-2010
Kevin Hofbauer ...  Christian Tapu 35 episodes, 2010-2011
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Rush follows the lives of members of the prestigious Tactical Response team (TR), which is based on the real life Victoria Police Critical Incident Response Team, a highly mobile unit that fills the operational gap between general duties police and the SWAT-like Special Operations Group. The team is seen responding to violent incidents such as carjackings, suicides and armed offences. Rush focuses on the TR officers, their intelligence officer, Leon Broznic and Superindendent Kerry Vincent, head of the TR administration. It explores both the working and personal lives of the team. Written by Chazzy B

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2 September 2008 (Australia) See more »

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Gliniarze z Melbourne See more »

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The show was originally scheduled to appear in 2004, entitled "Rapid Response". The pilot was shot, based on an episode of "Police Rescue" and starring Matthew Le Nevez, Paul Pantano, Libby Tanner and comedienne Corrine Grant in a dramatic part. It was not until the US writer's strike put a halt to Ten's US content that the show was resurrected (along with a revamped Good News Week), with a new cast (two of whom had just experienced success in another Melbourne-based crime drama on Channel Nine, "Underbelly"), edgier style and original script. See more »

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Referenced in Australia Unites: The Victorian Bushfire Appeal (2009) See more »

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Best TV show I've ever watched
20 April 2018 | by mapddiasSee all my reviews

First I watched this drama on TV around 2010 and I loved it. Because it depicts the true picture of its characters. It's totally realistic. Literary It's the whole life of them. I was schooling when I first saw this drama. Almost 8 years passed and Now I'm in my graduation year. I still love this drama. Now I'm working hard to come to Australia from Sri Lanka. This drama motivated me a lot to do that. I want to thank the director and the crew for creating such a great drama. GREAT DRAMA!!!


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