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The Principal 

When history teacher Matt Bashir is promoted to Principal of a notoriously violent Boys' school in Sydney's south-west suburbs, his radical approach brings him into conflict and leaves his ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Alex Dimitriades ...  Matt Bashir 4 episodes, 2015
Mirrah Foulkes ...  Kellie Norton 4 episodes, 2015
Rahel Romahn ...  Tarek Ahmad 4 episodes, 2015
Tyler De Nawi ...  Karim Ahmad 4 episodes, 2015
Michael Denkha ...  Mohammad Ahmad 4 episodes, 2015
Di Adams ...  Ursula Bright 4 episodes, 2015
Oscar Redding Oscar Redding ...  Trevor Pieterson 4 episodes, 2015
George Harrison Xanthis ...  George Karidis 4 episodes, 2015
Stephen Leeder Stephen Leeder ...  Vincent Palgan 4 episodes, 2015
Deborah Kennedy ...  Val 4 episodes, 2015
Rebecca Massey ...  Rina 4 episodes, 2015
Andrea Demetriades ...  Hafa Habeb 4 episodes, 2015
Michael Whalley ...  Dave Santos 4 episodes, 2015
Thuso Lekwape ...  Kenny Mavondo 4 episodes, 2015
Narek Arman Narek Arman ...  Sami Bivas 4 episodes, 2015
Karim Zreika ...  Bilal Folouk 4 episodes, 2015
Matthew DeOliveira Matthew DeOliveira ...  Salim 4 episodes, 2015
Aliki Matangi Aliki Matangi ...  Francis (Sisi) Parata 4 episodes, 2015
Cayne Docker-Clay Cayne Docker-Clay ...  Sef 4 episodes, 2015
Tim Abdallah Tim Abdallah ...  Farid 4 episodes, 2015
Alec Epsimos Alec Epsimos ...  Husam 4 episodes, 2015
Adrian Dieguez Adrian Dieguez ...  Terry 4 episodes, 2015
Alexander McGuire Alexander McGuire ...  Tunc 4 episodes, 2015
JR Laveta JR Laveta ...  Pig 4 episodes, 2015
Alice Lily Zahalka Alice Lily Zahalka ...  Lucinda 4 episodes, 2015
Robert Mammone ...  Dino Abbadelli 4 episodes, 2015
Ivy Mak ...  Nancy 4 episodes, 2015
Kerry Blakeman Kerry Blakeman ...  Pig's Driver 4 episodes, 2015
Elijah Williams ...  Raymond 4 episodes, 2015
Aden Young ...  Adam Bilic 3 episodes, 2015
Neveen Hanna ...  Alma Bivas 3 episodes, 2015
Salvatore Coco ...  Frank Calabrisi 3 episodes, 2015
Jonathan Surjadi Jonathan Surjadi ...  Bernard 3 episodes, 2015
Angela Punch McGregor Angela Punch McGregor ...  Sue Langworthy 3 episodes, 2015
Serhat Caradee ...  Gang Leader 3 episodes, 2015
Parham Esmailpour Parham Esmailpour ...  Yousef Boulos 3 episodes, 2015
Ahmad Mansour Ahmad Mansour ...  Dakan Malik 3 episodes, 2015
Barton Williams ...  Kwong 3 episodes, 2015
Miles Gibson ...  Chris Langworthy 2 episodes, 2015
Simon Elrahi ...  Farid's Father 2 episodes, 2015
Arianthe Galani Arianthe Galani ...  Mrs. Bashir 2 episodes, 2015
Josia Schroeder Josia Schroeder ...  Maori Woman 2 episodes, 2015
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When history teacher Matt Bashir is promoted to Principal of a notoriously violent Boys' school in Sydney's south-west suburbs, his radical approach brings him into conflict and leaves his personal life dangerously exposed. Just when he seems to be making progress, a 17-year-old student is found dead on school grounds. Written by Essential Media & Entertainment

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School is a war zone.

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7 October 2015 (Australia) See more »

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Both Alex Dimitriatis (the principal) and Salvatore Coco (the local butcher) appeared together as high school students in the series Heartbreak High. See more »

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Worthy viewing
8 October 2015 | by z3221313See all my reviews

While based on the first episode. I believe Australian drama has come along way and hope that it continues. The actors provide some good tension and realism to the story line. I think they could push for more in terms of violence and family sorrow but overall thought the balance was worthy viewing on SBS demand. The range of characters and time in the first episode didn't really permit much depth however understand that it is grab viewers' attention and curiosity. The ending encounter for a random student was a welcomed twisted but also surprising in how younger persons are not shocked by death instead actually embrace it for social media. Was a recommendation for me and would for someone else.


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