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800 Words (2015–2018)

Not Rated
TV Series | 50 min | Drama

A recently widowed father quits his job as a popular 800-word columnist for a top-selling Sydney newspaper. Over the Internet, he buys a house on an impulse in a remote New Zealand seaside town. He then has to break the news to his two ...See moreA recently widowed father quits his job as a popular 800-word columnist for a top-selling Sydney newspaper. Over the Internet, he buys a house on an impulse in a remote New Zealand seaside town. He then has to break the news to his two teenage kids who just lost their mum, and now face an even more uncertain future. But the colourful and inquisitive locals ensure his dream of a fresh start does not go to plan. Written by marcus-b1285 See less
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3   |   2   |   1   See all
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Edit Released
Updated Jun 26, 2015

Release date (First episode)
Sep 15, 2015 (Australia)

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Erik Thomson
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Melina Vidler
Shay Turner Shay Turner   See fewer
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Big Mac Big Mac   See fewer
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Smiler Smiler   See fewer
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Laura / Laura Turner Laura / Laura Turner   See fewer
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Nurse Crabbe / Nurse Crabb Nurse Crabbe / Nurse Crabb   See fewer
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Young Dean Young Dean   See fewer
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7.8 / 10 | 1,181 votes