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On the Ropes (2018–2018)

TV Mini-series | Drama

Produced by Lingo Pictures for SBS, The Ropes is a sexy, gritty drama that is fast-paced and full of heart. It follows aspiring Iraqi-Australian boxing trainer Amirah Al-Amir (Chamoun) who has idolised her world champion father Sami (Naor)...See moreProduced by Lingo Pictures for SBS, The Ropes is a sexy, gritty drama that is fast-paced and full of heart. It follows aspiring Iraqi-Australian boxing trainer Amirah Al-Amir (Chamoun) who has idolised her world champion father Sami (Naor) her entire life. While working in the family gym in Sydney's west alongside her two brothers, Amirah negotiates a professional debut match for her hardnosed fighter Jess O'Connor (Castle-Hughes) with Sami's long-time promoter Strick (Thompson). Furious that she has done this behind his back, her father threatens to cut her off. Desperate to chase her dream of transforming women's boxing, will Amirah choose her fighter or her family? See less
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Creators
Jane Allen (developed for television by) | Tamara Asmar (developed for television by) | Courtney Wise
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Updated Nov 28, 2018

Release date (First episode)
Nov 28, 2018 (Australia)

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Nicole Chamoun
Amirah Al-Amir Amirah Al-Amir   See fewer
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Igal Naor
Sami Al-Amir Sami Al-Amir   See fewer
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Keisha Castle-Hughes
Jessica Connor Jessica Connor   See fewer
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Louis Hunter
Lachlan O'Leary Lachlan O'Leary   See fewer
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Tyler De Nawi
Hayder Al-Amir Hayder Al-Amir   See fewer
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Claude Jabbour
Tariq Al-Amir Tariq Al-Amir   See fewer
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Neveen Hanna
Layla Al-Amir Layla Al-Amir   See fewer
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Strick Strick   See fewer
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Kannika Kannika   See fewer
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Alissar Gazal
Cyrine Cyrine   See fewer
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Laurence Coy
Medic - Alan / Alan Medic - Alan / Alan   See fewer
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Kevin Hogan
Ref #1 - Mick Ref #1 - Mick   See fewer
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Ref #2 Ref #2   See fewer
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Kobie Duncan
Jimmy Richards Jimmy Richards   See fewer
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Marlee Barber
Jacinda 'Jinx' Katz Jacinda 'Jinx' Katz   See fewer
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Sabeen Sabeen   See fewer
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Basam Basam   See fewer
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Scott Scott   See fewer
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The Pacific Prince The Pacific Prince   See fewer
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James White
Boxing Announcer Boxing Announcer   See fewer
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Alana Mansour
Hadeel Hadeel   See fewer
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MMA Fighter MMA Fighter   See fewer
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Anton 'Dogger' Dolgapolov Anton 'Dogger' Dolgapolov   See fewer
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Mustafa Mustafa   See fewer
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Jade McGregor
Chloe Bennett Chloe Bennett   See fewer
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Young Sami Young Sami   See fewer
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Young Amirah Young Amirah   See fewer
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Lachy's Mate Lachy's Mate   See fewer
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Tribunal Chairman Tribunal Chairman   See fewer
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Shopkeeper Shopkeeper   See fewer
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Official Official   See fewer
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Commentator #2 Commentator #2   See fewer
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Matthew Matthew   See fewer
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Max Sands Max Sands   See fewer
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Irfan Hussein
Dr. Kumar Dr. Kumar   See fewer
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Lunavich Lunavich   See fewer
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Fighter #1 Fighter #1   See fewer
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Andrew Mullins Andrew Mullins   See fewer
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Girl #1 Girl #1   See fewer
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Sami's Boxer Sami's Boxer   See fewer
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Sami's Boxer Sami's Boxer   See fewer
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Paul Nasari
Sami's Boxer Sami's Boxer   See fewer
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Sami's Boxer Sami's Boxer   See fewer
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Sami's Boxer Sami's Boxer   See fewer
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7.4 / 10 | 61 votes