Wakefield

Wakefield  8 x 1 hour drama series 

Nik Katira is a gifted psychiatric nurse working at Wakefield, a facility perched on the edge of Australia's spectacular Blue Mountains. There's one problem - while his patients are getting better, he's getting worse.

Produced by Jungle Entertainment (Mr In Between, No Activity) for ABC & BBC Studios 
 
Directed by Jocelyn Moorhouse (The Dressmaker, Stateless) & Kim Mordaunt (The Rocket)  
Created by Kristen Dunphy (The Principal, East West 101)  
Written by Kristen Dunphy, Sam Meikle, Cathy Strickland & Joan Sauers  
Executive Producers Jason Burrows, Chloe Rickard & Kristen Dunphy  

Starring Rudi Dharmalingam
(The Split), Geraldine Hakewill (Miss Fisher’s Modern Murder Mysteries), Mandy McElhinney (House of Hancock), Dan Wyllie (Love My Way, The Beautiful Lie), Ryan Corr (Holding the Man) & Harriet Dyer (No Activity, The Invisible Man).

“This utterly riveting series (is) certain to be one of the television events of the year... A superb achievement.”  The Guardian

Full season ABC iview from 2 April 2021; weekly eps ABCTV Sundays 8.30pm from 18 April