Amazon has announced its first scripted Australian Amazon Original series, “Back to the Rafters,” which will begin production next year in Sydney.
A sequel to the popular drama series “Packed to the Rafters,” the series followed a couple living with their adult children and helping each other through their ups and downs.
Set six years later, Dave and Julie have created a new life in the country with youngest daughter Ruby, while the older Rafter children face new challenges and Grandpa Ted struggles to find his place. As Dave enjoys his new-found freedom, Julie must reconcile her responsibilities to the family.
Original principal cast members Rebecca Gibney (Julie Rafter), Erik Thomson (Dave Rafter), Jessica Marais (Rachel Rafter), Hugh Sheridan (Ben Rafter), Angus McLaren (Nathan Rafter), Michael Caton (Ted Taylor) and George Houvardas (Nick “Carbo” Karandonis) are all expected to return.
The series which will launch on Prime Video in Australia and around the world.