The full cast has been announced for “Mystery Road: The Series,” the upcoming six-episode spin-off based on Ivan Sen’s acclaimed 2013 Australian mystery thriller.
Aaron Pedersen revives his role as Detective Jay Swan who has been assigned to investigate the mysterious disappearance of two young farm hands on an outback cattle station.
One is a local Indigenous footy hero, and the other a backpacker. Working together with local cop Emma James (Judy Davis), Jay’s investigation uncovers a past injustice that threatens the fabric of the whole community.
Also joining them in the production are Deborah Mailman, Colin Friels, Wayne Blair, Anthony Hayes, Ernie Dingo, John Waters, Aaron McGrath, Tasma Walton, Madeleine Madden, Kris McQuade, Meyne Wyatt, Tasia Zalar and Ningali Lawford Wolf.
Filming has taken place in West Australia’s East Kimberley region this week and comes ahead of the series premiere in 2018. Rachel Perkins will helm the episodes which Michaeley O’Brien is writing. Sen serves as one of several executive producers.
Source: TV Tonight