Charlie’s world has just ended. Escaping her life as a breakfast television host, she returns to Country only to find her Nan’s land has been leased to Monty (Uncle Jack Charles) and has been repurposed as a doomsday preppers’ commune. Charlie, Monty and an eccentric assemblage of outcasts work together to prepare for every possible end to the world – be it pandemic, nuclear war, global warming or biblical apocalypse.
From the sharp comedic minds of Gabriel Downick and Nakkiah Lui (Black Comedy) who also stars as Charlie alongside a stacked supporting cast including Aaron McGrath, Meyne Wyatt, Ursula Yovich, Eryn-Jean Norvill and Brooke Satchwell, Preppers is for everyone who was blown away by Lui’s legendary appearance on the finale of Get Krack!n.
Presented by ACMI, Film Victoria & Series Mania.
The first 2 episodes (30 mins each) will screen in this program followed by a conversation with Nakkiah Lui and Gabriel Dowrick, hosted by Julia Zemiro. Then, make sure you catch the remaining episodes which are coming soon to the ABC in 2021.
Nakkiah Lui & Gabriel Dowrick discuss Preppers with Julia Zemiro.
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