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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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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 ...  Kel Hutchence 2 episodes, 2014
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Laura Brent ...  Beth 'Buffy' Farriss 2 episodes, 2014
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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
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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
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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
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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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Australia

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9 February 2014 (Australia) See more »

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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(2 parts)

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Dolby Digital | DTS (HD Master Audio 5.1)

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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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Classic Aussie TV Mini-Series
19 March 2014 | by sydneyswesternsuburbsSee all my reviews

Daina Reid who was also an actress in another classic flick, Love and Other Catastrophes has created a gem in Never Tear Us Apart: The Untold Story of INXS.

Starring Luke Arnold who has been in another classic mini-series, The Pacific 2010, Black Sails 2014-17 and another classic flick, The Tunnel 2011.

Also starring Damon Herriman who has also been other classic flicks, 100 Bloody Acres 2012, House of Wax 2005 and Praise 1998.

I enjoyed the music and the warts and all story about the bands rise and fall.

If you enjoyed this as much as I did then check out other classic mini-series, Dead Set 2008, Generation Kill 2008, Spartacus: Gods of the Arena 2011, The Pillars of the Earth 2010, The Incredible Journey of Mary Bryant 2005, The Night Of 2016, The Slap 2011, The Beautiful Lie 2015, Blue Murder: Killer Cop 2017, The State 2017, The Long Road Home 2017, Banished 2015, Blue Murder 1995, Underbelly Files: Chopper 2018, Chernobyl 2019 and Band of Brothers 2001.


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