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Sunshine

Episode #1.2 (Season 1, Episode 2)
TV Episode | Crime, Drama, Thriller

As Jacob returns the stolen Porsche on the night in question, he is startled by the sudden appearance of Elly Messina in the headlights. She gets in and blackmails him. Caught in an impossible bind, Jacob has no choice but to comply. Eddie...See moreAs Jacob returns the stolen Porsche on the night in question, he is startled by the sudden appearance of Elly Messina in the headlights. She gets in and blackmails him. Caught in an impossible bind, Jacob has no choice but to comply. Eddie is now the official Sunshine Kings coach and he proves a tough taskmaster. He takes his team on a quasi-military training camp - somewhat insensitive considering the war-torn background of his charges. An uneasy alliance begins to form between the players and their taciturn coach as they begrudgingly realise they might just have something to learn from each other. See less
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Director
Writers
Elise McCredie (created by) | Lisa Cox (original concept by) | Rachael Turk (original concept by) | Ian Collie (original concept by) | Matt Cameron (created by)
Cinematographer
Editor
Geoffrey Lamb (as Geoff Lamb)
Casting Director
Production Designer
Status
Edit Released
Updated Oct 19, 2017

Release date
Oct 19, 2017 (Australia)
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33 cast members
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Melanie Lynskey
Zara Skelton Zara Skelton   See fewer
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Wally Elnour
Jacob Garang Jacob Garang   See fewer
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Ror Da Poet
Deng Deng Deng Deng   See fewer
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Autiak Aweteek
Santino Dut Santino Dut   See fewer
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Nick Perry
Dazzler Dazzler   See fewer
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Ana Boal
Mari Garang Mari Garang   See fewer
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Jufia Ajobong
Grace Garang Grace Garang   See fewer
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Tiarnie Coupland
Elly Messina Elly Messina   See fewer
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Kim Gyngell
Rev. Neil 'The Peacock' Skelton Rev. Neil 'The Peacock' Skelton   See fewer
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Nyandeng Makuer
Alek Deng Alek Deng   See fewer
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Kor Puoc
Manute Deng Manute Deng   See fewer
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Paul Ireland
Det. Snr. Sgt. Ian Sloane Det. Snr. Sgt. Ian Sloane   See fewer
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Leah Vandenberg
Det. Snr. Constable Jaya Prasad Det. Snr. Constable Jaya Prasad   See fewer
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Bernard Curry
Dean Simic Dean Simic   See fewer
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Piath Mathiang
Nyagua Nyawan Nyagua Nyawan   See fewer
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Vince Colosimo
Tony Messina Tony Messina   See fewer
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Freya Stafford
Freya Messina Freya Messina   See fewer
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Kyle Eliott
Vlad Cilic Vlad Cilic   See fewer
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Zhong Duo Xia
Mike Wong Mike Wong   See fewer
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Anyuop Dau
Darna Darna   See fewer
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Ben Klarenaar
Larry Grattan Larry Grattan   See fewer
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Trudy Hellier
Jackie Grattan Jackie Grattan   See fewer
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Bev Killick
Bev (stadium official) Bev (stadium official)   See fewer
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Peter Hitchener
Newsreader Newsreader   See fewer
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Tethloach Ruey
Ruai Nyawan Ruai Nyawan   See fewer
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Maggie Naouri
Rima Saad Rima Saad   See fewer
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Troy Davis
Labourer Labourer   See fewer
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Redbacks Coach Redbacks Coach   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

8.2 / 10 | 6 votes