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Never Tear Us Apart: The Untold Story of INXS 

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The story of INXS, their personal lives and their rise to fame from Australian pubs to stadiums all around the world.
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Series cast summary:
Damon Herriman ...  Chris Murphy 2 episodes, 2014
Luke Arnold ...  Michael Hutchence 2 episodes, 2014
Hugh Sheridan ...  Garry Gary Beers 2 episodes, 2014
Andrew Ryan Andrew Ryan ...  Andrew Farriss 2 episodes, 2014
Alex Williams ...  Kirk Pengilly 2 episodes, 2014
Ido Drent ...  Jon Farriss 2 episodes, 2014
Nick Masters ...  Tim Farriss 2 episodes, 2014
John Adam John Adam ...  Kel Hutchence 2 episodes, 2014
Jane Allsop ...  Pat Hutchence 2 episodes, 2014
Brendan Barnett Brendan Barnett ...  Bono 2 episodes, 2014
Carolyn Bock Carolyn Bock ...  Jill Farriss 2 episodes, 2014
Daniel Bowden ...  Adam Ant 2 episodes, 2014
Laura Brent ...  Beth 'Buffy' Farriss 2 episodes, 2014
Katryn Broido Katryn Broido ...  Female Record Executive 2 episodes, 2014
Jessica Callaghan Jessica Callaghan ...  Girl 2 2 episodes, 2014
Tessa Cash Tessa Cash ...  Topless Girl 2 episodes, 2014
Alfred Coolwell Alfred Coolwell ...  Aboriginal Man 2 episodes, 2014
Maria Coviello Maria Coviello ...  Reporter 2 2 episodes, 2014
Ivy D'Orsogna ...  Female Interviewer 2 episodes, 2014
Ciara Davis Ciara Davis ...  Naked Girl 2 2 episodes, 2014
William Emmons ...  Doug Morris 2 episodes, 2014
Andrew S. Gilbert Andrew S. Gilbert ...  Dennie Farriss 2 episodes, 2014
Kylie Gulliver ...  Kym Wilson 2 episodes, 2014
Georgina Haig ...  Paula Yates 2 episodes, 2014
Jane Harber ...  Michelle Bennett 2 episodes, 2014
Georgie Harkin Georgie Harkin ...  Kempsey Girl 1 2 episodes, 2014
John Hastie John Hastie ...  Reporter 1 2 episodes, 2014
Caroline Hoe Caroline Hoe ...  Naked Girl 3 2 episodes, 2014
Jacob Holt ...  Young Jon 2 episodes, 2014
Mitchell Hope ...  Young Tim 2 episodes, 2014
Sam Howard ...  Young Kirk 2 episodes, 2014
Chernae Howlett Chernae Howlett ...  Pretty Girl Crowd 1 2 episodes, 2014
Paul Ireland ...  Lee James 2 episodes, 2014
Samantha Jade Samantha Jade ...  Kylie Minogue 2 episodes, 2014
Mallory Jansen ...  Helena Christensen 2 episodes, 2014
Ryan Johnson ...  Gary Morris 2 episodes, 2014
Peter Karlos Peter Karlos ...  Bus Driver 2 episodes, 2014
Nathaniel Kelly Nathaniel Kelly ...  Gendarme 2 episodes, 2014
Tim Langdon Tim Langdon ...  Young Andrew 2 episodes, 2014
Czarina Lapus Czarina Lapus ...  Woman 2 episodes, 2014
Dave Lawson Dave Lawson ...  Cary Grant 2 episodes, 2014
Virginie Le Brun ...  Lysette 2 episodes, 2014
Ashlee Lollback ...  American Girlfriend 2 episodes, 2014
Stephen Lopez ...  Head of Security 2 episodes, 2014
Carlos Mabjaia Carlos Mabjaia ...  College DJ 2 episodes, 2014
Samara Alana Samara Alana ...  Naked Girl 1 2 episodes, 2014
Celeste Markwell Celeste Markwell ...  Receptionist 2 episodes, 2014
Alex Mccarthy Alex Mccarthy ...  Motorcycle Policeman 2 episodes, 2014
Darci McDonald ...  Alison 2 episodes, 2014
Lisa McGregor Lisa McGregor ...  Jane 2 episodes, 2014
Amanda McKay Amanda McKay ...  Midwife 2 episodes, 2014
Rarmian Newton ...  Young Garry 2 episodes, 2014
James William O'Halloran ...  Kym's Boyfriend 2 episodes, 2014
Grant Piro Grant Piro ...  Molly Meldrum 2 episodes, 2014
Garth Ploog Garth Ploog ...  Jason Donovan 2 episodes, 2014
Dario Quiroga Dario Quiroga ...  Customs Officer 2 episodes, 2014
Sarah Roberts ...  Backup Singer Shelly / ... 2 episodes, 2014
Ben Ronec Ben Ronec ...  Bully 1 2 episodes, 2014
Alexandra Paterson Alexandra Paterson ...  Julie 2 episodes, 2014
Nikita Sage Nikita Sage ...  Naked Girl 2 episodes, 2014
Olaf Savage Olaf Savage ...  Cabbie 2 episodes, 2014
Robert Shook ...  Hotel Staffer 2 episodes, 2014
Tegan Short Tegan Short ...  Birthday Girl 2 episodes, 2014
Zac Soderstrom Zac Soderstrom ...  James Farriss 2 episodes, 2014
Freya Stafford ...  Kim D 2 episodes, 2014
Jacinta Stapleton ...  Reen Nalli 2 episodes, 2014
Brett Swain ...  Dez Jose 2 episodes, 2014
Emily Taheny ...  Annie 2 episodes, 2014
Vanessa Vescio Vanessa Vescio ...  Kempsey Girl 2 2 episodes, 2014
Lisbert Vester-Fraser Lisbert Vester-Fraser ...  Neuro Surgeon 2 episodes, 2014
Toby Wallace ...  Young Michael 2 episodes, 2014
Christie Whelan Christie Whelan ...  Shelley Blanks (Farriss) 2 episodes, 2014
Sandy Winton ...  Detective Chambers 2 episodes, 2014
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The story of INXS, their personal lives and their rise to fame from Australian pubs to stadiums all around the world.

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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 February 2014 (Australia) See more »

Also Known As:

Never Tear Us Apart: The Untold Story of INXS See more »

Filming Locations:

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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Shine Australia See more »
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Runtime:

(2 parts)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital | DTS (HD Master Audio 5.1)

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Paula Yates put an ounce of heroin in Michael's jacket which he was to be buried in 1997 at his funeral only to succumb to a heroin overdose in 2000. See more »

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Pretty Disappointing
9 February 2014 | by bandrews-919-106747See all my reviews

I am really surprised at the high rating this is getting. The only redeeming thing about the show is the music, which of course is the work of the band INXS and not the work of the actors, writers and producers.

Some of the acting is just awful. Ido Dent and Hugh Sherridan (John Fariss and Garry Gary Beers) is frighteningly bad and the scene where Michael's first serious partner "Michelle", is cringworthy.

I'm a red blooded male but the "T and A" seems excessive to the story.

In the end you realise the only reason you are watching is the music.

I thought it was rather embarrassing for Australian TV.


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