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Banished: 5 Australian Film Institute AACTA Award nominations

Posted: Oct, 29, 2015

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Great news for fans of Banished. The show has 5 nominations in this year's Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards.

BANISHED (FOXTEL - BBC First) rounds out the top five most nominated productions – it received five nominations.

AACTA AWARD FOR BEST TELEFEATURE OR MINI SERIES

  • BANISHED Sita Williams, Emile Sherman, Iain Canning, Jamie Laurenson, Brett Popplewell – FOXTEL - BBC First
  • PETER ALLEN - NOT THE BOY NEXT DOOR Kerrie Mainwaring, Rory Callaghan – Seven Network
  • THE PRINCIPAL Ian Collie – SBS
  • THE SECRET RIVER Stephen Luby – ABC 

AACTA AWARD FOR BEST DIRECTION IN A TELEVISION DRAMA OR COMEDY

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Banished: new behind the scenes photos

Posted: Jun, 22, 2015

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In advance of this week's broadcast of Banished in Australia, new behind the scenes photos from fiming the series on location, have been shared on The Guardian website.

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Banished: writing a show about the first Australian hangman

Posted: Jun, 15, 2015

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As the Australian premiere of banished approaches - June 25th on BBC First - new articles and links to interviews with writer Jimmy McGovern have appeared online. Mediaweek shared one in which Jimmy discusses his original plan to create a show about the first hangman and Bennelong, the Aborigine. 

How did Banished come about?

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Banished: very popular when screened in Britain - McGovern says it is his best work

Posted: Jun, 10, 2015

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In advance of the Australian broadcast of Banished, the Guardian has included the show in an Antipodean news roundup. The show has gathered some controversy (already addressed by Jimmy McGovern during the UK broadcast), regarding the lack of indigenous Australians in series 1. Read the article in full on the Guardian website - the broadcast on BBC First begins on June 25th.

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Banished: new Netherlands website - broadcast begins June 6th

Posted: May, 31, 2015

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BBC First has created a Banished site for the Netherlands and Belgian broadcasts, which begin on June 6th at 9pm. The site includes new video clips, as well as galleries and character profiles. 

BBC First on Facebook has shared 2 concept / teaser trailers for Banished. 

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