The Beautiful Lie

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  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Release year: 2015
The Beautiful Lie is an Australian television drama that airs on ABC. The six-part series is a contemporary re-imagining of Leo Tolstoy's classic novel Anna Karenina. It is directed by Glendyn Ivin and Peter Salmon and produced by Endemol Australia's... read more

The Beautiful Lie is an Australian television drama that airs on ABC. The six-part series is a contemporary re-imagining of Leo Tolstoy's classic novel Anna Karenina. It is directed by Glendyn Ivin and Peter Salmon and produced by Endemol Australia's John Edwards and Imogen Banks. It premiered on Sunday 18 October 2015 at 8:30pm. Screenwriter Alice Bell made the decision to turn Anna and Xander into sports stars to heighten the transgressiveness of a wife leaving her husband.

Original Release

10/18/2015 on ABC

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Cast

Dan Wyllie Nick Levin
Daniel Henshall Kingsley Faraday
Catherine McClements Tess Du Pont
Sarah Snook Anna Ivin
Robert Menzies Phillip Ballantyne
Sophie Lowe Kitty Ballantyne
Benedict Samuel Skeet Du Pont
Gina Riley Catherine Ballantyne
Rodger Corser Xander Ivin
Alexander England Peter Levin
(see additional cast & crew)
# Title Air Date
1 Episode #1.1 Sunday, 18 October 2015
2 Episode #1.2 Sunday, 25 October 2015
3 Episode #1.3 Sunday, 01 November 2015
4 Episode #1.4 Sunday, 08 November 2015
5 Episode #1.5 Sunday, 15 November 2015
6 Episode #1.6 Sunday, 22 November 2015

Directors

Glendyn Ivin, Peter Salmon

Writers

Alice Bell, Jonathan Gavin

Cast

Dan Wyllie Nick Levin
Daniel Henshall Kingsley Faraday
Catherine McClements Tess Du Pont
Sarah Snook Anna Ivin
Robert Menzies Phillip Ballantyne
Sophie Lowe Kitty Ballantyne
Benedict Samuel Skeet Du Pont
Gina Riley Catherine Ballantyne
Rodger Corser Xander Ivin
Alexander England Peter Levin
Celia Pacquola Dolly Faraday
Lewis Fletcher Kasper Ivin
Harrison Molloy Riley Faraday
Marlon Williams Dylan
Artemis Ioannides Gabriela
Milla Cormack Olive Faraday
Fiona Harris Helen
Maia Thomas Crystal
Ali Barter Theresa
Rubie Kirkwood Olive Faraday

Producers

Carole Sklan Executive Producer
Janeen Faithfull Executive Producer
Alice Bell Producer
Ross Allsop Producer
Imogen Banks Producer
John Edwards Producer

Editors

Julie-Anne De Ruvo, Denise Haratzis

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