Tales of crime and passion in Auckland, New Zealand, spanning from 1974 through to 1979.
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Series cast summary:
Antonia Prebble ...  Rita West / ... 43 episodes, 2015-2019
David de Lautour ...  Ted West / ... 43 episodes, 2015-2019
Daniel Musgrove ...  Lefty Munroe / ... 43 episodes, 2015-2019
Pana Hema Taylor ...  Bert Thompson / ... 41 episodes, 2015-2019
Xavier Horan ...  Phineas O'Driscoll / ... 40 episodes, 2015-2019
Esther Stephens Esther Stephens ...  Ngaire Munroe / ... 38 episodes, 2015-2019
Sophie Hambleton Sophie Hambleton ...  Carol O'Driscoll / ... 38 episodes, 2015-2019
Todd Emerson Todd Emerson ...  Bjelke 'Bilkey' van Heeder / ... 37 episodes, 2015-2019
Reef Ireland ...  Wolf West / ... 35 episodes, 2016-2019
Patrick Tafa ...  Falani 35 episodes, 2015-2019
Jordan Mooney ...  Eric 34 episodes, 2015-2019
Caleb Wells Caleb Wells ...  Sparky / ... 34 episodes, 2015-2019
Will Hall ...  Mike McArthy / ... 22 episodes, 2015-2018
Kirsten Ibbetson ...  Riana 22 episodes, 2016-2019
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Tales of crime and passion in Auckland, New Zealand, spanning from 1974 through to 1979.

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Comedy | Crime | Drama

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New Zealand

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English

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2015 (New Zealand) See more »

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Westside Story See more »

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Auckland, New Zealand

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In season two of Outrageous Fortune (2005), Ted (Frank Whitten) makes a mention of a Bert Armstrong who was poisoned by Rita's homemade lamingtons after a dispute about the Smith & Caughey's job. However instead of getting poisoned, he fed the lamingtons to his dogs because he doesn't like coconut. Interestingly enough, Bert Thompson was the only Bert known to have been in on the job, therefore Ted may have been talking about him, but due to his brain tumour, may have mixed him up with someone else. Also, in Westside Bert is known to have been hospitalised by the rat poison in the lamingtons, and was close to death. Teds mention of this event could mean he was talking about someone else, or the producers of Westside could have made the mistake. See more »

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12 August 2019 | by icketardSee all my reviews

With all the mention of 1980's New Zealand References, plus over the top acting from Anotoinette Prebble (Rita West) its not really my thing, but either was Outragous Fortune, for viewing time, it fill in an hour or two just,


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