After two seasons on the Seven Network, A Place to Call Home will begins its new life on Foxtel when season three premieres on Sunday, September 27th on SoHo.
The series was axed by Seven in 2014 after low ratings but after a significant social media campaign from fans, the series was rescued by Foxtel. Although the series is still be produced by Seven Productions, its unlikely to air on Seven.
As a lead up for the new season, Foxtel will air the alternate season two finale on the 13th September featuring a never-before-seen ending, described as the “final minutes that change everything.”
On the weekend of Saturday, September 19, and Sunday, September 20, viewers can go back to where it all began with marathons of seasons one and two from 10.30am. Then, on Sunday, September 20, at 7.30pm EST, SoHo presents the one-hour special event An Audience with the Cast of A Place to Call Home. The cast will field questions from a studio audience and the special will also take viewers behind the scenes.
In season three of A Place to Call Home - As Australia faces internal and external threats to its way of life so too do the people of Inverness, and previous alliances and relationships are tested.
Sarah‘s dilemma, between her feelings for George and her duty to her husband Rene, is exacerbated by a heartbreaking secret. James and Olivia’s relationship is under pressure when the true parentage of baby George is threatened with exposure. Elizabeth Bligh’s decision to leave Ash Park to explore a life of her own proves more difficult than she thought. Anna and Gino face the difference between the fairytale romance and the reality of married life. Independent lovers Carolyn and Jack try to move closer to a commitment. Through it all Regina’s manipulative behaviour weaves an impenetrable web around George.
The cast features AACTA award winner Marta Dusseldorp as Sarah Adams, Noni Hazlehurst as Elizabeth Bligh, Brett Climo as George Bligh, Craig Hall as Dr. Jack Duncan, Sara Wiseman as Carolyn Bligh, David Berry as James Bligh, Arianwen Parkes-Lockwood as Olivia Bligh, Abby Earl as Anna Bligh, Aldo Mignone as Gino Poletti, Jenni Baird as Regina Standish, Frankie J. Holden as Roy Briggs, Deborah Kennedy as Doris Collins, Ben Winspear as Rene Nordmann and Heather Mitchell as Prudence Swanson.
Season 3 also introduces some new faces to the town of Inverness; with Tim Draxl (A Few Best Men), Brenna Harding (Puberty Blues), Mark Lee (Paper Giants Magazine Wars), Rick Donald (House Husbands) and Robert Coleby (House of Hancock) joining the cast.
Sunday, September 13 at 8.30pm Season 2’s never-before-seen finale
Sunday, September 20 at 7.30pm Special Event An Audience with the Cast of A Place to Call Home
Sunday, September 27 at 8.30pm A Place to Call Home Season 3 Premiere